Chris and Aimee Ware of Arnold announce the birth of their first child, Joseph Christopher Ware, 21 inches, 9 pounds, 2 ounces. He was born Feb. 24 at St. Anthony's Medical Center.
Maternal grandparents are Bob and Joette Wright of Oakville. Paternal grandparents are Bob and Angie Ware of High Ridge. Maternal great-grandparents are Bill and LaVern Huighe of Arnold. Paternal great-grandparents are Bob and Rosemary Lewis of Hermann.