Contact: Mardi Ford
LA GRANDE – Parents Jaime Thiess and Cody Haycock, with daughter Rikilynn, welcomed baby boy Wyatt Haycock at 2:54 a.m. on January 2 at the Grande Ronde Hospital Family Birthing Center. Wyatt was the first baby of the year born in the Hospital, making him the 2020 New Year’s Baby. He weighed eight (8) pounds five (5) ounces, and measured 20 ½ inches long.
To honor his special arrival, Wyatt and his family was gifted a white stocking handmade by the GRH Auxiliary Sewing Committee, a handmade quilt from the Quilt Questers, as well as diapers and a gift basket overflowing with supplies from the GRH Auxiliary. The family was presented with their gifts on the afternoon of January 3 by Auxiliary member Diane Higley who congratulated the family on behalf of the Auxiliary and Grande Ronde Hospital.
PHOTO: (1) Parents Cody Haycock and Jaime Thiess, with big sister Rikilynn, welcomed a baby boy on January 2 at the Grande Ronde Hospital Family Birthing Center, making Wyatt Haycock the 2020 New Year’s Baby. (2) Wyatt Haycock, born 2:54 a.m. on January 2, weighing eight pounds five ounces, and measuring 20 ½ inches long