Bruce and Helen Stephens of Columbia are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Samantha Renae Stephens. Samantha was born at 8:20 a.m. on Aug. 6, 2003, at Boone Hospital, Columbia. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces. She was welcomed home by her brother, Rick, 9.
Grandparents are Dorothy and the late Ron Duffy of Altamont, and Eugene and Virginia Stephens of Columbia.