Kevin and Tracie Apthorpe of Midland, N.C., are the parents of a newborn son. Elijah Charles Apthorpe was born Dec. 12 at the Carolinas Medical Center University in Charlotte, N.C., weighing 7 pounds, 6 ounces.
His big sister, Morgan, is 5.
Chuck and Linda Apthorpe of Windham are the baby's paternal grandparents. Maternal grandparents are Ron and Norma Robinson of Midland.