Aimee and Jacob Christner of Shelbyville announce the birth of their son Silas Stephen Christner.
He was born November 7, 2013, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Hospital in Mattoon. He weighed 7 lbs. 1 oz. and was 21 inches long.
Grandparents are Rosanne and Greg Reynolds of Shelbyville, Steve and Linda Helton of San Antonio, Texas, Diane Christner and John Christner of Shelbyville. Great grandparents are Susan and Larry Bales and Jim and Jenny Bales of Mattoon, Bernice Cutler and Christy and Ellen Christner of Shelbyville.