Augusta County, VA -- It took almost the full 24 hours but Augusta Health welcomed its first baby just minutes before midnight last evening.
Danielle Budel and Enrico Bommel of Lexington are the proud parents of healthy baby boy name, Avrey Armani Bommel.
They were surprised to have a New Year's baby and say they have been receiving a lot of attention with the timely arrival.
Bommel says, "We were expecting him on the 27th of December, like he was going to be a Christmas baby. But things went differently. But it went good, and I like it, so he is getting a lot of attention.Maybe when he grows up I can show him"
Last year a baby wasn't born at Augusta Health until January 2nd.
The mom of last year's first born stopped by with a basket of gifts for the new parents.
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