Robert and Nina Connelly of Martinez are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Preston John, born March 15, 2005 at St. Joseph Hospital in Augusta. He made his debut at 11 a.m., weighed 7 lbs 10 1/2 oz. and was 20 1/2 inches long. Proud grandparents are Bob and Dana Whitfield and Rich and Vicki Connelly, all of Atlanta. He was welcomed home by big sister, Courtney Marie, 4.