Births for September 1, 2011


  • Rebecca and Tanner Claypoole, of Craig, announce the birth of their son, Drayce Nathaniel-Essex Claypoole, at 6:14 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, at Yampa Valley Medical Center in Steamboat Springs. The baby weighed 4 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 17 inches long. Grandparents are Merry and Marcus Johnson, of Craig; Vreta and Chad Sasges, of Vernal, Utah; Steve Martin, of Denver; and Steve Claypoole, of Fruita. The baby was welcomed home by sibling Aryonna. Delivered at Yampa Valley Medical Center.