GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM) -- The first days of the year means time to welcome the first babies of the year.
Alana Raychelle Melton was born to Michelle and Raymond Melton of Kentwood at 1:59 a.m. Wednesday, January 1 at Spectrum Health. Alana weighed 7 pounds 13 ounces. Michelle told Spectrum staff it was one of the happiest days of her life.
Baby Oliver Fox Geglio was born at 2:11 a.m. Wednesday to Monica and Bill Geglio of Allendale at Metro Health Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds 6 ounces and was 21 inches long.
At Mercy Health Saint Mary's Hospital, Yhonathan Leonardo Cortes was born to proud parents Mavy Vasquez and Miguel Cortes at 8:31 a.m. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 20 inches long. Yhonathan was born two weeks early and came as a New Year's Day surprise. Both baby and mother are doing well.