Neild family welcomes Ridgecrest’s first baby of 2019!

Neild family welcomes Ridgecrest’s first baby of 2019!Katherine Neild Fox and David Neild welcome Everly Rose Neild into the world at 5:12 a.m. on Jan. 2, 2019. Everly was due to make her appearance on Jan. 1, but delayed her entrance with a 30-hour labor — although she still managed to be the first baby of the year at Ridgecrest Regional Hospital. Baby Everly weighs in at 7 lbs. 12 oz. and measures 21 inches long. Katherine and her husband thanked the hospital for the positive experience — including education and support as first-time parents. — Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2019-01-04