Jeff and Tara Krechting of Cincinnati, Ohio, announce the birth of a 7-pound, 1.5-ounce daughter, Lydia Jane Krechting, born Jan. 13, 2012, at Bethesda North Hospital.
Maternal grandparents are Keith and Sheila Wheatley of Loretto. Paternal grandparents are Gerry and Janie Krechting of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Great-grandparents are Betty and Leo Ballard, the late Gerald Lee and Clarice Wheatley, Martha Humphrey, the late Elaine and Leo Mitchell, and the late Margaret and George Krechting.
The Kentucky Giant Pumpkin Growers will be having their 2012 Giant Watermelon and Pumpkin Growing Seminar: March 3, at the Madison County Extension Office in Richmond.
Doors open at 12:30 p.m. and seminar will last from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.
Cost is $10 per family.