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City’s first baby of ‘13 born to Kitts Hill family

Jan. 01, 2013 @ 12:42 PM

HUNTINGTON — The city’s first baby of 2013 is a boy.

The infant, Eric Johnothan Gillenwater, was born at 10:46 a.m. Tuesday at Cabell Huntington Hospital. He represents the first son in three children for parents Joe and Ginger Gillenwater of Kitts Hill, Ohio.

The baby boy weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 20 inches in length. Mother and baby are healthy and doing well.

Read a full report on Gillenwater’s birth in Wednesday’s edition of The Herald-Dispatch.

Elsewhere, no births have been reported since midnight at St. Mary’s Medical Center.

Charleston recorded its first birth at 5 a.m. at Charleston Area Medical Center’s Women and Children’s Hospital, according to hospital officials.

Information from Ashland was unavailable Tuesday morning.
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