Franklin James McMullen and Alison Jo McMullen of Williamstown announce the birth of their son, Samuel James McMullen. He was born at 11:15 a.m. Aug. 25, weighing 9 pounds 4 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.

Family and friends are celebrating, including new grandparents James and Nancy McMullen and Paul and Deborah Miller, all of Sistersville.