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Garrett and Callie Duncan of Parachute are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Braydon Michael James Duncan, at 10:52 p.m. March 22, 2006, at Valley View Hospital. Braydon weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 2012 inches long at birth.Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Jim and Rosemary O’Connor of Glenwood Springs and Mike and Tami Duncan of Eagle. Great-grandparents are Angelo and Adele Morelli of Grand Junction; Bill and Dolores O’Connor of Nathrop; Bob and Shirley Perez, Steve and Gay Nelson, and Charles Duncan, all of California.

Jessica Wurtsmith and Cory Thompson of Glenwood Springs are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Oliver “Ollie” Patrick Thompson, at 1:41 p.m. April 12, 2006, at Valley View Hospital. Ollie weighed 7 pounds even and was 20 inches long at birth.

The Western Tang Soo Do Federation, a regional martial arts organization covering the southwest United States, is pleased to announce the appointment of Brian Mable of Glenwood Springs to president of the organization. Mable is a seventh-degree black belt and owner and operator of Brian Mable Karate in Glenwood. He has been personally involved in martial arts for 38 years, serving the Glenwood area over the past 30 years, providing martial arts and self defense training to thousands of students.

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