By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia
It’s a girl as Ty Cobb Regional Medical Center in Lavonia is welcoming its first baby born in the new year.
Baby Ma-Riyah LaShahy Hester was born Friday, January 3 at 12:52 p.m.
MaRiyah weighed in at 6 pounds and was 18 inches long.
She is the daughter of Alyssia and Tony Hester of Elberton.