First baby of the New Year welcomed

Jan 04, 2013
Photo by: Donated photo

Candace Teetzel, of Waynesville, welcomed new daughter, Emilee, at 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at MedWest-Haywood. Emilee weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 19 inches long. She was delivered by Dr. Jeff Myers, of Haywood Women's Medical Center.

Pictured, from left, are mother Candace Teetzel, baby Emilee, and labor and delivery nurse Susan Wynne, RN, who is retiring after serving MedWest-Haywood's labor and delivery unit for 28 years.