It's a boy!
The 2011 New Year Baby arrived on Jan. 4, at 10:10 p.m.. The baby boy was born, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds and was 19 inches long.
The New Year Baby was welcomed by his parents, the staff of RPMH and gifts from numerous local merchants and businesses.
The following is a list of items, donated by the local businesses:
Advantage Office Supply - stationary and envelopes; Alice Rhodes/ Mary Kay - complimentary facial and gifts; Becca Special Effects - (special delivery) coupon for free hair cut; Big Boys - two brisket plates and two medium drinks; Brookshire's - $25 gift card; Buck's - $20 gift card; Casa Morales - free meal for mom; City Library/ SLJ Embroidery and Gifts - bib; Dandy's Western Wear - denim diaper cover; Domino's - large pizza and order of lava cake; Doris' Sweet Shop - 9 x 13 cake; Dorothy's Beauty Shop - 10 percent off a haircut; First Financial Bank - $50 savings bond; Flower Box - gift basket for mom, crosses, flowers, picture frame; Gems and Gold Jewelry - ring; Hair by Tammy - Tammy Teague- hair product; Hendrick Medical Supply - two packages of wet wipes; Hibbit Sports - basketball and sports bag; Hospital Auxilary - baby spoons and medical kit; Latria's - blanket and pillow; Maloney Pharmacy - $100 gift certificate; McGlothlin Medical - pacifier thermometer and pacifiers; NJ Tone Cleaners - $10 gift certificate; Pizza Hut - large pizza; Rolling Plains Hospital - special delivery package; Sassy Fox - haircut with highlights for mom and haircut for dad; Schlotsky's (special delivery) - small sandwich or salad, chips and drink; Subway - gift certificate; Sweetwater Floral - gift certificate for floral arrangement; Sweetwater Frame and Gallery (special delivery) - coupon for $10 off any purchase; Sweetwater Reporter - three month subscription; Texas National Bank - $50 savings bond; Vickie's Gifts - diaper bag; Angella and Esthella - shirts and various baby items and Christine Bloodworth - crocheted Christening gown.