Al and Jamie Grider Paradis of Louisville announce the birth of their son on July 1, 2011, at Baptist East Hospital in Louisville.
James Fischer Paradis weighed 9 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20.75 inches in length.
He was welcomed home by a sister, Lilly Paradis, age 3.
Maternal grandparents are Mary Tom Grider of Springfield, and the late James W. Grider.
Paternal grandparents are Jay Paradis of Goshen, Ky., and the late Barbara Fischer Paradis.