First baby born in Saba for 2017

Aunt Khyra Hassell, uncle nurse Kenrick Lake, Dr. Gijs Koot, mother and baby Julissa and Jayla Hassell, nurse Naomi Wilson and grandmother Brenda Johnson. Congrats to the proud parents.

SABA – The first baby for 2017 was born at the A.M. Edwards Medical Center on Saba at 9:23am on January 2, 2017. Dr. Gijs Koot and Nurse Naomi Wilson did the delivery.

The baby’s name is Jayla Jahrianna Leslian Hassell. She weighed in at 6 pounds. The proud mother Julissa Hassell was doing fine. Congrats to the young parents Julissa Hassell and Dwayne Johnson.