It took fours days into the new year, but Sturgis Hospital’s first baby of 2012 was born last Wednesday.
Alexah Stafford, the daughter of Three Rivers residents Bridget and Dustin Stafford, weighed in at 8 pounds, 11 ounces. They are Constantine High School graduates.
Chance Ray Rhodes, the son of Paige Tice and Ethan Rhodes, was the first baby of 2012 born at Three Rivers Health. He arrived on New Year’s Day afternoon.