April (Wood) Westling and Stephen Schmidt of Leslie announce their birth of their daughter, Averi Gray Schmidt. The baby was born Feb. 25, 2014, at UAMS in Little Rock. She weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and was 18 inches long.

Grandparents are Michael T. Wood of Forest Lake, Minn., Merle Cramton and Teri Holderness, both of Marshall, Ark., and Eileen Schmidt of North Branch, Minn.