Andrew and J’Anna Hedrich of South Thomaston are thrilled to announce the birth of their second son, Cole Andrew Hedrich.

Cole was born Oct. 20, 2009, at Penobscot Bay Medical Center in Rockport. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20 inches long.

His big brother is Walker David. He is the grandson of Walker and Ann Hutchins and David and Charleen Hedrich, all of Rockland. His great-grandparents are Francis and Alice Hedrich of Rockland and Alberta Bailey of Lehigh Acres, Fla. He is the nephew of Melissa and Joseph Ellerd of Union, Dr. Julie and Ryan Hurley of Rockland, and Matthew Hedrich of Oakland.