Sarah Jolene was Clay County's newest citizen as a result. She weighed 5 pounds and 6 ¾ quarter ounces while measuring just more than 18 inches. Putnam County Hospital Dr. Melissa Hatcher delivered the baby.
In just a few days, the search will be on for the county's newest citizen.
The Brazil Times welcomes everyone in the county to notify the newspaper of the first 2009 Clay County birth.
Tell us about the birth by calling 812-446-2216, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.