Ryan and Abby Vickers, Joplin, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Skyler Chase Vickers. Skyler was born at 6:20 a.m., on Nov. 10, 2004, at St. John's hospital in Joplin. He weighed 7 pound, 7 ounces, and measured 21 inches. Paternal grandparents are Kendall and Susan Vickers, Nevada. Maternal grandparent is Billie Livengood, Rich Hill. Great-grandparents are Bill and Ortella Woodall, Rich Hill, Eula Mae Vickers, Nevada, and Bob and Doris Benell, Sun City, Ariz.