Jarrod and Julie Hilker of McCook announce the birth of their daughter, Tessa Renee, June 17, 2003, at Community Hospital in McCook. She weighed 6 pounds and 6 ounces and was 19 inches long. Grandparents are Gary and Bev Henderson of Stratton and Terry and Tammie Hilker of McCook. Great-grandparents are Warren and Rose Harrison of Stratton and June Henderson of Iota, La. Cleo Harrison of Imperial is the great-great-grandmother.