OCTOBER 12, 2005 - Posted at 4:06 p.m. CDT
LOWELL, AR - Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar have welcomed their 16th child into the world.
Jim Bob, a former state representative from Lowell, told The Associated Press today that mother and child are doing well and a family celebration is planned for later in the day.
Johannah Faith Duggar was born at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday and weighed seven pounds, 6.5 ounces. The oldest of the Duggar children is Joshua, who is 17.