Andy and Leah Minchew, of Pooler, announce the birth of a son, Jacob Elijah Minchew, on Feb. 17 at Candler Hospital in Savannah. Jacob weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces.

Paternal grandparents are Carroll and Becky Minchew of Brunswick, and maternal grandparents are Lester and Dee Epperson of Mint Hill, N.C.

Paternal great-grandparents are the late Jacob “Jake” and Wilma Minchew, formerly of Brunswick, and the late Isaac and Sara Corbitt, also formerly of Brunswick. Maternal great-grandparents are Eligah “Pete” and Jane Epperson of Rural Hall, N.C., Marilyn Faulkner of Monroe, N.C., the late Jerry Faulkner, formerly of Monroe, Robert Pearce of Mount Pleasant, N.C., and the late Cecelia Pearce, formerly of Mount Pleasant, N.C.

Jacob joins his 14-year-old brother, Drew.