LEBANON — An Advance couple claimed the honor of delivering the first baby of the new year at Witham Health Services, Lebanon.
Mathieu Alexandre Gohier was born at 3:03 p.m. Friday to Elizabeth and Gabe Gohier of Advance. At birth, he weighed 9 pounds, 13 ounces, and measured 21 1/4 inches long.
He welcomed home by siblings, Andre, Giselle, Edmond, Sophie, Zacharie and Vivian.
As the first baby of the New Year, Mathieu and his family were presented with gifts from the following area merchants, Arnis of Lebanon, Boone County Solid Waste Management, Buffalo Wild Wings, Chick-fil-A, Cowan Drugs, CVS of Anson, CVS of Lebanon, Donaldson’s Finer Chocolates, Ellis Jewelers, Family Video, Hachette Book Group, Home National Bank, Jimmy John’s, K&S Photography, Kinnard and Drake 1830 Chophouse, Kroger, Lebanon Eagles, Merle Norman, Maurices, Meijer, Modern Nails, Sullivan Munce Cultural Center, The Heart of Lebanon, Titus Bakery, Tractor Supply, Waterfall’s Edge Gift Shop, Witham Family YMCA, Witham Pavilion Boutique, Pavilion Perk and Medical Spa at Witham.