Whitney and Tracy Bright, formerly of Hope, are excited to announce the birth of their first child, Deklyn Ryan Bright. The Bright’s baby boy was born Thursday, July 31 at Willis Knighton Hospital in Shreveport, LA. He was 7 pounds, 15 ounces. Deklyn’s paternal grandparents are Donny and Summer Bright and the late Stacee Riddle, of Hope. His maternal grandparents are Tim and Susan Wilson of Shreveport.