Second Class Petty Officer William and Amity Halling, Oak Harbor, Wash., are the parents of a son born Oct. 16, 2003, at the Naval Hospital in Oak Harbor. The baby has been named Miles Thomas. He weighed 5 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 21 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are Dennis and Debbie Carpenter, Dawson, Iowa. Paternal grandparents are Barry Halling, Adell, Iowa, and Debbie Padilla, Las Vegas, Nev.