• Brittany Jurand and Bryan Vernon of Palestine announce the birth of a daughter, Nevaeh Mae, on June 14. Grandparents are Cheril and Chris Vernon of Palestine; and Ranelle and Mike Jerome of Tyler. Great-grandparents are Andy and Trina Sweet of Bullard, Pat and Ron Vernon of Seguin and Patsy Vernon of Brandon, Florida. Great-great grandparents are Leonard and Jean Bunch of Oakwood; Nita Homan of Bullard and the late Ray Homan; and Ruby Carpenter of Euless and the late R.F. Carpenter.