Louis Weller Jr. first baby of 2013
Little Louis is the son of Dawn Cruz and Louis Weller Sr. of Rockdale.
He made his appearance at 12:03 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, in Temple’s Scott & White Hospital, weighing 6 pounds, 14 ounces and measuring 19 inches long.
He was delivered by Dr. Robert Brakemeier.
As Rockdale’s first baby of 2012, Louis wins for his parents prizes totaling over $800 from 28 local businesses.
Persons living in the Rockdale trade area are eligible for the annual first baby contest.
In addition to his parents, little Louis is greeted by two half-sisters, Cora Cruz; and Katelyn Weller; and two half-broth- ers, Brandon Weller and James Weller, all of Rockdale.
Grandparents of the first baby are Dick and Darlene Clark, Elmer Weller and the late Mary Weller, all of Rockdale.