Andrew Franzel and Shannon Ames of Chico announce the birth of a daughter, Alyxandria, on Jan. 16, 2014, at Wise Regional Health System in Decatur.
She weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long.
She has one brother: Aron Franzel.
Grandparents are Lineda Ames, Janice Green and Shane Green.
Great-grandmother is Sue Franzel.