Maria Reyna Cruz and Stephen Howard of Bridgeport announce the birth of a son, Efrain Diesel Howard, on Nov. 5, 2012, at North Texas Community Hospital in Bridgeport. He weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces and was 21 1/2 inches long.
He has a brother, Adriean Fennell, and two sisters, Sydnie Howard and Mia Howard.
Grandparents are Hilario Cruz, Nagdalena Cruz, Steve Howard and Roberta Howard.
Great-grandparents are Devetria Cruz and Ellen Howard.