Kevin Ernst and Nell Barnicoat of Block Island announce the birth of their son, Noble Rhodes Ernst, June 3, 2012 at 7:43 a.m. at South County Hospital, Wakefield. He weighed 8 lbs. 14 oz. and was 20½ inches long at birth.
Maternal grandparents are Alfred and Robin Barnicoat of Warwick.
Paternal grandparents are Kathy Ernst of Block Island and the late Alvin Ernst.