Vicki Jones and Leo Root II of Ludington announce the birth of a daughter, Brooklyn Emma Jo Root, on May 20, 2019, at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids. The baby was 7 pounds, 2 ounces and 18 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Jeff and Lisa Jones of Ludington. Paternal grandparents are Betty Collins and Leo Root of Battle Creek. The baby’s sister is Peyton Root.

Brandi and Russell Fulker of Free Soil announce the birth of a son, Dexter Russell Fulker, June 12, 2019 at Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital.