Tony and Sandra Hitsman, Place Center, Kan., are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Sierra Kay Hitsman. Sierra was born on July 13, 2005, at Geary Community Hospital in Junction City, Kan. She weighed 5 pounds, 5 ounces, and measured 18 inches. Paternal grandparents are Ted and Vicki Hitsman, Clay Center, Kan., and Kent and Janice Wood, Nevada. Paternal great-grandparents are Cressa Hansen, Concordia, Kan., and Maime Howard, Lexington, Mo. Maternal grandparents are Dale and Lillian Rippe, Linn, Kan.