(First babies of the New Year)….They were all boys.
The first to make his appearance was Bryan Alexander Garcia. He came into the world at 2:15 in the morning New Years Day. Bryan was born at Pioneers Memorial Hospital in Brawley, weighing in at 9 pounds and 5 ounces. Laurie Noriega said her new baby was a few days early. Alexander Benjamin Cowles technically came into the world an hour before Bryan. He was born at 2:19 am Arizona time, at Yuma Regional Medical Center. Alexander weighed six pounds and two ounces. The first baby in Yuma was also early. His parents are Jamie Mitchell and John Cowles. El Centro’s first baby arrived at 3:39 am New Years Day. Cesar Quevedo is mother Veronica’s third child. The family lives in Heber. All three baby boys are healthy and doing fine.