Chris and Cheryl Michael of Kearney are the proud parents of their first son, Tyler Jackson Michael. Tyler was born Dec. 12, 2001, at Liberty hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 19 ½ inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Jack and Marcia Pruitt of Kansas City. Paternal grandparents are Bill and Dianne Michael of Winston. Paternal great-grandmother is Louise Michael of Trenton.