Julie and Curt Pruitt, DeSoto, announce the birth of a daughter, Kaleigh Nicolle Pruitt, born Jan. 29, 2001, in Shawnee. She has a 4-year-old brother, Austin.
Maternal grandparents are Robert and Jean Givens, Lawrence. Paternal grandparents are Jim and Sharron Pruitt, Lawrence, and Orville and Mae Clemons, Coffeyville. Great-grandparents are Rachel Leming, Coffeyville, and Dorothy Mason, Lawrence.
Joyce and Mark Leonard, Lawrence, announce the birth of a son, Adam Joseph Leonard, born Feb. 2, 2001, at Overland Park Regional Medical Center.
Denise and Tom Rea, Des Moines, Iowa, announce the birth of a daughter, Elizabeth Anne Rea, born Feb. 1, 2001, in Des Moines. She has a 14-year-old brother, John, and a 9-year-old sister, Xannie.
Maternal grandparents are Jim and Darla Jackson, Ottumwa, Iowa. Paternal grandparents are Shirley Rea, Lawrence, and the late Tom Rea.
Jacob Montgomery, Lawrence, has made the dean's list for the fall 2000 semester at Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, N.C., by earning at least a 3.0 grade point average.
Highland Community College announces students who made honors during the fall 2000 semester.
Area students who made the president's honor list by earning a 4.0 grade point average are Molly Mundinger, Baldwin; Jacqueline Evans and Amanda Goodwin, Lawrence; Cristy Schneider, Oskaloosa; Lindsey Edington, Ozawkie; and Donald Schneider, Tonganoxie.
Students who made the dean's honor list by earning between a 3.50 and 3.99 GPA are Rychelle Reiling, Lawrence, and Corinne Robbins, Pomona.
Anthony Miller, Lawrence, and Kathryn Tetuan, Tecumseh, were named to the fall 2000 dean's list at Baylor University, Waco, Tex. They earned at least a 3.7 grade point average.