Beckam Michael Shirk
Kyle and Jodi Shirk of Emmetsburg, welcome a son, Beckam Michael Shirk, born on Jan. 9, 2011, at Palo Alto County Hospital in Emmetsburg. He weighed 8 pounds, 7.5 ounces and measured 20 and 3/4 inches.
Grandparents include Kevin and Rose Merideth, Dave Shirk, and Ed and Joyce Marlow. Great grandmother is Darlene Merideth and great grandfather is John Shirk.