Drumheller New Year’s babies - twice as nice
Parents Jessica Kent and Cody Ryan were doubly blessed as they welcomed the first two babies of 2017.
Drumheller has twin New Year’s babies as brother and sister Callie and Dexton arrived in the early morning of January 2. Callie, five pounds and seven ounces, arrived at 5:12 a.m. and Daxton six pounds three ounces, at 5:24 a.m., at the Drumheller Health Centre. They were delivered by Dr. Laurel Smith.
Big sister Morgane is excited to have her new brother and sister, and is ready to help out, although she not sure about changing diapers just yet.
Little do Daxton and Callie know, they and their family are soon to be showered with gifts from generous Drumheller businesses and individuals.
They include Yavis Family Restaurant, Wade’s Jewellery, Hi-Way 9 Express, Vietnamese Noodle House, Jerry’s Liquor Store, Canadian Tire, Riverside Packers, WHIFS Flapjack House, Sunrise Auto Sales, Boston Pizza, Extra Foods, Diana Restaurant, Kneehill Soil Services, SJ Fashions, Top Waste, DeMott Floors, Sublime Food and Wine, Chinook Financial, Valley Truck and Car Wash, Recovery Pub and Grill, Sam’s Truck and Car Wash, Tugs Pop Culture and Sports, Bold Efexx, Drumheller Public Library, The Paint Shop, Reality Bytes, Drumheller McDonald’s Restaurant, Over the Rainbow, Allied Distributors, Badlands Community Facility, H&H Optical and Hearing Centre, Riverside Value Drug Mart, A&W Restaurant, Image Crafter Signs, Oasis Gas and Car Wash, H&R Block, Sandstone Lanes, Bevan Scott Salon, Drumheller Freson Bros., Chiropractic Wellness Centre, The Brick, Dry Canyon Collectables, Shoppers Drug Mart, Napier Theatre, Councillor Patrick Kolafa, The Inn and Spa at Heartwood, Drumheller Coop, Made in the Shade Blinds and More, Cervus Equipment, Spoolz Quiltshop, Subway, Kreations Photography, The Old Grouch’s, MH Enterprises, Fountain Tire, Pizza Hut, Greentree Liquor Mart, Sun Life Financial, 3rd Avenue Arts, Century 21 Power Realty.
Big sister Morgane, 9, and parents Cody Ryan and Jessica Kent with 2017 New Year’s twins Callie and Daxton. Callie arrived at 5:12 a.m. on January 2, and Daxton followed at 5:24 a.m.