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Baby Boy Householder weighed in at eight pounds at Blount Memorial Hospital today (Jan. 1, 1952) at 3:18 a.m., and immediately filed his compl…

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Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. English, of Fontana Village, N.C., are pictured with the first baby born in 1955 at Blount memorial Hospital. The baby,…

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The first baby reported born in 1962 as of press time today is a son, Lloyd Alvin Myers, born to Mr. and Mrs. Ken Myers of Rt. 1 Walland. Weig…

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Teresa Ann Newman's mother, Mrs. Shelby Newman, Rt. 4, Maryville, seems quite pleased that her daughter is Blount County's first baby of 1966.…

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Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Johnson Jr., are parents of the first baby born in 1969 at Blount memorial Hospital and the first baby born in Blount Cou…

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Baby New Year 1969 ad

Baby New Year 1969 ad

This two-page ad ran on pages 8 and 9 of the Jan. 3, 1969, edition of The Maryville-Alcoa Daily Times, listing the gifts that baby Shannon Joh…

Feb 22
Baby New Year 1969 released from hospital

Baby New Year 1969 released from hospital

This memo to The Daily Times from the Hospital Auxiliary in Feb. of 1969 confirmed that baby New Year 1969, Sharon Johnson, had been released …

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Mrs. Homer Hayes Parton Jr., the former B. Carol Evans, looks at her son Christopher Hayes Parton, who apparently was the first baby born in B…

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Bethany Michelle Broyles, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Broyles, Rt. 9, Maryville, arrived at 4:41 a.m. today (Jan. 1) to become the first …

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Donald Christopher Huston, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Hutson, Rt. 8, Tarbett Road, Maryville, was the first baby born in Blount County this ye…

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The first Blount baby of 1978 reported as of presstime was born to Mr. and Mrs. James McClure of 620 Jackson St., Maryville, at 12:52 a.m. tod…

1979

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The Daily Times first baby ad 1979

The Daily Times first baby ad 1979

This two page ad highlights the gifts presented to Tommy John Hammontree as the first baby of 1979. The ad ran two days after Hammontree grace…

Jan 02

The first baby of 1979 born at Blount Memorial Hospital made his appearance at 3:37 p.m. Monday (Jan. 1, 1979). Tommy John Hammontree, son of …

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Nova LeAnne Scales was born at 4:36 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 1, at Blount Memorial Hospital and is probably the first Blount baby of 1980.

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Natasha Hope Williams arrived about six weeks early, in time to apparently be Blount County's first baby of 1985. The first child of Mr. and M…

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Ki Kalan made her appearance into the world at 2:14 p.m. Jan. 1, making her Blount County's first baby of the New Year. Her mother is Laura Ki…

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Gabriel Ellis Emert is the first baby born at Blount Memorial Hospital in the new year. Gabriel arrived at 1:16 a.m. Monday, Jan. 1, 1996, wei…

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Mary Allison Stamey, held by her mother, entered the world at 4:57 p.m. Thursday (Jan. 1) , at Blount Memorial Hospital to become Blount Count…

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First baby of 2023 born at Blount Memorial Hospital

First baby of 2023 born at Blount Memorial Hospital

The first baby born in 2023 at Blount Memorial Hospital arrived at 9:28 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 1. Oliver Reed Poe was born to Josalynn Poe and W…

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