Ariana Leona Pierpont was born Feb. 16, 2010, at 5:52 p.m. to Damon and Mariah Pierpont of Union at Miles Memorial Hospital in Damariscotta. At birth, Ariana weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces.

Ariana’s siblings are Shakira Pierpont and Darius Pierpont, of Union. Her grandparents are Sylvia Pierpont, of Rockland; Joyce Barbour, of Camden; and Donald Barbour, of Rockland. Her great-grandmother is Leona Pierpont.