Erin Elaine Smith
Reed and Denise Smith of Lusk announce the birth of their first child, Erin Elaine, born July 10 at West Nebraska General Hospital in Scottsbluff. Erin Elaine was 8 lbs., 8 oz., and 21 1/2 inches at birth. Maternal grandparents are Bennett and Esther Higinbotham of Denver. The maternal great-grandmother is Ethel DeGering of Lusk. Paternal grandparents are Jim and Mildred Smith of Evanston, Wyo.