Sarah Gapsch and Michael Howard of Festus are the parents of a daughter born December 16, 2005 at Jefferson Memorial Hospital, Crystal City. She weighed 7 lbs. 9 oz. and was named Makayla Rose Inez. She has a sister, Autumn. Grandparents are Sandra Leland of Bloomsdale, Dennis Gapsch of St. Louis and Bob and Pam Howard of Festus.