Lyndell and Amanda Dowell of Russellville announce the birth of their son, Kieran Michael Dowell, on Dec. 24, 2004. He weighed 7 pounds and 7 ounces and was 20 inches long. His paternal grandparents are Billy and Bessie Dowell of Auburn. His maternal grandparents are Carol Moore of North Carolina, Bobby Moore of Tennessee, and Ken and Kristi Martin of Georgia. His paternal great-grandparents are Bill and Mabel Dowell of Auburn. Maternal great-grandmother is Katherine Woodward of Russellville. His maternal great-great-grandmother is Sally Walker of Russellville.