Brian and Adrienne Rader, Santa Monica, Calif., announce the birth of their son, Shepard Orlin Oliver Rader, Monday, Dec. 11, 2006.
Shepard weighed in at 6 pounds, 3 ounces and was 18.5 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Bill and Ginny Butts, Wellington. Great-grandparents are P.C. and Elmeree Oliver, Wellington.
Paternal grandparents are Gary and Cheryl Rader, Leavenworth. Fern Rader Spire, Olsburg, is his great-grandmother.