The first baby born in 2013 at Drew Memorial Hospital was born January 3 at 8:15 am. Darrion Jackson, born to Angelica Richardson of Monticello, weighed 7 lbs. 10 oz. and 19 inches long. Darrion’s dad is Albert Jackson of Monticello and the baby was delivered by Dr. Jeff Reinhart.
The baby received over $1,000 in prizes from local businesses and a basket from Drew Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. Donating businesses included: Commercial Bank, Union Bank, Town and Country Florist, Season’s, All Occasions, Suzie Paige 2, Fancy Nails, City Drug, Cockrell’s, Walgreens, Layne’s Steakhouse, Ray’s, Pizza Hut, Mazzio’s, Good Enuf to Eat Cakes, Cowboy’s, Drew Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.