The following local births took place recently at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville:

• Christopher R. and Courtney P. Hunt, Loudon, a boy, Ryland Warren Hunt.

• Shawn and Sarah Jones, Lenior City, a girl, Catherine Harper Rae Jones.

• Coty Giffin and Megan Moore, Lenoir City, a girl, Ellianah Gail Giffin.

• Christopher Lawson and Heather Gallegos, Lenoir City, a boy, Sammy Dean Lawson.

• Brandon A. and Savannah Skye Likes, Lenoir City, a girl, Kaleigh Elaine Likes.

• Will A. and Katie E. Ervin, Lenoir City, a boy, Joel Austin Ervin.