Lance and Lisha Thigpen of Wake Forest, N.C., announce the birth of their son, Paul Haddon Thigpen, born May 16, 2007, at Baptist Women's Pavilion, Murfreesboro, Tennessee. He made his debut at 1:22 p.m. and weighed 8 lbs., 5 oz., and was 20 3/4 in. long.
Maternal grandparents are Kathy and Mark Barkley of Augusta. Paternal grandparents are Libby and Wilbur Thigpen of Thomson.
Paul was welcomed home by his sisters, Hope and Grace.