Nada and Kris George of Centralia welcomed their son Michael Austin Roy George as the 2013 New Year’s Baby at St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia Wednesday morning. Submitted Photo.
Mary Jo Letke and her daughter Zoey Honey Renee Greenwood, the 2013 New Year Baby at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon. Submitted Photo.
2013 Baby New Year Announced from St. Mary's and Good Samaritan HospitalsThe first baby of the New Year has been born at St. Mary's Hospital in Centralia. Michael Austin Roy George was born at 12:35 Wednesday morning. The parents are Nada and Kris George of Centralia. The baby weighed in at seven-pounds and zero-ounces. Michael was 20 and a half inches long. Michael has three older siblings: Luke, Dax and Kharma. The new parents were presented a $100 check from the President of the Auxiliary.
The first baby of the New Year has been born at St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon. Zoey Honey Renee Greenwood was born at 7:55 Wednesday morning. The parents are Mary Jo Letke and Jerry Greenwood of Iuka. She has nine older siblings, which include Ashley Greenwood, Jerry Greenwood, Jesse Greenwood, Tavis Greenwood, Rachel Greenwood, Tuff Greenwood and Summer Greenwood, Sami Letke and Lalah Ervin.
(Click on headline to see both photos if you are reading the news feed)
See other LocalNews news:Reform Panel Seeks 25 Percent Drop in Prison Population
One of Six Arrested in Central City Meth Bust Pleads Guilty
Expert: Recent Illinois Tornadoes Have Struck Out of Season
Rauner Signs Into Law Compromise Plan to Fix Budget Hole
Suspects in New Islamic State Case Appear in Chicago Court