Both Covenant Hospital and University Medical Center have announced their very first new bundles of joy in 2020.

Congratulations to the happy parents of the first babies born in the new decade here in Lubbock, Texas.

Covenant Health announced a healthy baby boy, Daxxton Case Castro, as their first arrival, at 2:21 a.m. He weighed in at 8 pounds 12 ounces and is 21.5 inches long. The proud parents and new baby are doing well, as you can see in the photo above.


UMC announced a baby girl as their first arrival of 2020 at 1:24 p.m. on New Year's Day (January 1st). Her name is Eva Marie, born to proud parents Cheyanne and Ryan Colville. What a great accomplishment.

Both babies have been honored by the hospitals as their first babies of the new year. An enthusiastic congratulations to these happy families.

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