Birth announcement – McKenzie Mercer
Ryan and Sarah Mercer of Grand Junction, Colo., announce the birth of their daughter, Mckenzie Jaelynn, born at 10:57 p.m. Oct. 21, 1999, at Com-munity Hospital in Grand Junction.
McK-enzie Jaelynn weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 19 inches long.
Mater-nal grandparents are Ken and Cheryl Arnett of Craig, Colo., and Ed and Tina Minton of Craig.
Paternal grandparents are Pat and Jan Marugg of Grand Junction and Steve and Denise Mercer of Montrose, Colo.
After four days of competition at Whittle the Wood Rendezvous, Lincoln, Nebraska’s Nate Hall can count himself a seasoned competitor in one of Northwest Colorado’s premier events as he embarks on an ongoing career in the field of wood sculpture.