First local baby born in 2009

CNJ staff photo: Liliana Castillo

Sherry, Shawn and Landen Stewart, left to right, of Portales
welcomed a new addition to their family Thursday. Lexi Peyton Stewart
was the first baby born in 2009 at Plains Regional Medical Center. She
was born at 8:20 a.m. Thursday. She weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces.