GIBSON CITY — James Paul Carpenter was born at 1:12 a.m. Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at Gibson Area Hospital in Gibson City, weighing 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and measuring 20 inches. He is the second child of Kimberly and Jared Carpenter of Saybrook, joining a 14-year-old brother, Olin Gavin Carpenter. Maternal grandparents are Cyndy Hodge and Jeff Hodge of Elliott. Paternal grandparents are Cathy Czaruk of Boca Raton, Fla., and Ron Carpenter of Huntsville, Ala.