Linda Lutecia Curtis and David Wayne Fidler of Elkins announce the birth of a daughter, born 5:53 a.m. Nov. 8, 2013, in Ruby Memorial Hospital. The infant weighed 1 pounds, 15 ounces and has been named Ava Brooke Fidler. Grandparents are Sue Curtis and Allen Kyle of Montrose, the late Chuck Curtis and Gene and Pam Fidler of Buckhannon.

Paternal grandparents are MaryAnn Currence of Huttonsville and John Sharp of Conover, N.C. Great-grandparents are Gary and Arlene Hoover of Valley Head and Ralph Moore and Winifred Conrad of Huttonsville.