posted on June 06, 2014 13:39
News release from United Memorial Medical Center:
The Genesee County Dairy Princess honored the first baby born in Genesee County during the month of June 2014 as the Dairy Baby. Harper Grey Alexander, a baby girl, was born to Ashley and Ryan Alexander of Batavia on Tuesday, June 3rd at 10:56pm at United Memorial Medical Center. She weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 20 inches long. She was delivered by Patricia Beverly, CNM. Harper is the first child for the new parents and her grandparents are Russell and Deette Alexander and Steve and Pam Foster.
June is National Dairy Month. It is an annual tradition celebrating the contributions of the dairy industry and promoting nutrient-rich dairy foods.
The Genesee County Dairy Princess, Elba High School Junior Kayla Wormuth and the 4H Dairy Program organizer, Tess Zuber presented the first baby born in June with a basket of dairy products including flavored milks, product coupons, cheeses from Yancey’s Fancy, and a number of other infant items.