Michael Gray and Cortney Bland of Spring Valley are the parents of a son, Malcolm X Lee, born April 1 at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley. He weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and measured 18 inches in length. He was welcomed home by one brother, Benjamin Bland, 5, and two sisters, Marleigh Gray, 4, and Maddison Bland, 3. Maternal grandparents are Mike and Tina Bland of Florida. Paternal grandparents are Mike Gray of Ottawa and Dorothey Storey of Marseilles. Great-grandparents are Ken and Sand Bland of Cherry, George and Carol Hegland of Oglesby, ZaNee Gray of LaSalle, and Floyd and Charlie Storey of Marseilles. Michael was born on Easter.