Janeicka and Will Hays, of Pierce City, announce the birth of their daughter, Serena Janele, born on March 13 at Mercy Hospital in Aurora. She weighed seven pounds, 14 ounces and measured 19 inches. Grandparents are: Vince and Janelle Witt, of Pierce City and Floyd and Sherry Hays, of Marionville. Great-grandparents are: Bob and Dorothy Witt, of Pierce City and Margaret Davis, of Aurora. Serena was welcomed home by two brothers: 10-year-old Draven and 8-year-old Dagon; and one sister: 3-year-old Janet Richele.