Birth: Luke Skywalker James

On Feb. 4, at 12:45 p.m., a boy, Luke Skywalker, was born at Monadnock Community Hospital in Peterborough, to Melinda (Donahue) and Christopher James of Jaffrey. The newborn weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 19 inches.

The baby’s grandparents are Darlene and William Donahue of Rindge and Steven James and Sheri James, both of Midland, Texas. His great-grandparents are Helen Wytrych of Holyoke, Mass., Gretchen and Dean James of Post, Texas, and Charles Coskrey of Odessa, Texas.