Valley hospitals welcome 5 New Year’s babies

Kya Lee Miller was born to Cassidy Fleck and Kyle Miller at Saint Joe's Hospital in Warren

WARREN, Ohio (WYTV) – Several hospitals in the Valley welcomed their first babies of the new year on Sunday.

Kya Lee Miller was born to Cassidy Fleck and Kyle Miller at Saint Joe’s Hospital in Warren at 1:23 p.m. The baby girl weighed a healthy 6 pounds, 10 ounces and is 18 inches long.

Mom and baby are both doing well and are excited for their new beginning in the new year.

new_years_baby_1_000000“The fact that my water broke on New Year’s Eve, I was kind of in shock,” Fleck said. “Luckily we did have everything ready — like I said, the nursery was ready, we were ready for her whenever she wanted to make her arrival. A couple of lucky parents, I would say so.”

Three other baby boys were born at Saint Elizabeth’s in Boardman. Another was born at Salem Regional Medical Center.

All of the moms and babies are doing well and have quite the New Year’s story to tell for years to come.