Grayson James Friedman

Nick and Nicole Friedman of Urbandale announce the birth of their son, Grayson James Friedman, on Jan. 27, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.

He weighed 9.7 pounds and was 21 3/4 inches in length.

Grandparents are Charles and Linda Templeton and Bob and Peggy Friedman, all of Newton.

Great-grandparents are Jack Templeton of Marshalltown and Clara Friedman of Carroll.