Eric and Lisa Blase of Grand Island announce the birth of their daughter, Sophie Elisabeth Blase, on Feb. 6, 2012. She weighed 8-1/2 pounds and was 20-1/2 inches long. She is welcomed home by a brother, Taylor Scott. Grandparents are Allen and Mary Blase of Hordville, Tony and Jeanie Scott of Greeley and Larry and Jody Seney of Grand Island. Great-grandparents are Clarence Blase of Hordville and Dallas Timmons of Grand Island.