Karson Andrew Schultz

Josh Schultz and Donna Smithart of Newton announce the birth of their son, Karson Andrew Schultz, on Oct. 25, 2013, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton.

Karson has six siblings, Jennifer Smithart, 14; Dallas Smithart, 12; Cameron Smithart, 10; Adam Wickett, 8; Angel Smithart, 8; and Brittney Smithart, 4.

Grandparents are Opal Hanson, Teresa Schultz and Kelvin and Julie Schultz, all of Newton.

Great-grandparents are Bob and Vivian Schultz of Newton.