Sydney Beat of Lincoln and John Barber of McCook announce the birth of a daughter, MayCee Loraine Beat. She was born June 11, 2011, at Bryan LGH East in Lincoln, Nebraska, weighing 5 pounds, 10 ounces and measuring 19 inches in length. Grandparents of the newborn are Rocky and Jodi Sander of Oxford, Nebraska; Larry Fitzgerald of Bertrand, Nebraska; John and Misty Barber of Indiana; and Kay and Jim Betts of Esbon, Kansas. Great-grandparents are Linda and Ronnie Beachel of Oberlin, Kansas; Dave and Leisa Beat of Arapahoe, Nebraska; Ed and Clarca Fitzgerald of Edison, Nebraska; Clarissa DeWolf of Albquerque, New Mexico; G.E. Beat of Glennsferry, Idaho; and Barbara and John Kappers of Oberlin, Kansas.