Jessica Clingerman Goude and Michael Brandon Goude of Longview, Texas, announce the birth of a daughter, born at 11:32 p.m. Sept. 15, 2011, in Good Shepherd Hospital, Longview, Texas. The infant weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces, measured 19 inches and has been named Sydney Rose Goude. Maternal grandparents are Stephen and Kathy Clingerman of Morgantown and Shirley and Steve Barry of Elkins. Paternal grandparents are the Rev. Steve and Rose Goude of Gladewater, Texas. Great-grandparents are the Rev. Sam and Cora Goude of Gladewater, Texas, and John and Lois Clingerman of Elkins.