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

• Dustin and Jenavieve Cooper, Lenoir City, a boy, Rocky Lee Cooper.

• Joshua and Samantha Rooker, Loudon, a boy, Levi Edmund-Knox Rooker.

The following birth took place recently at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro:

• Jason and Lisa Schrader, Murfreesboro, a boy, Austin Matthew Schrader.