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Meet some of the first babies born in Fort Smith & Fayetteville in 2022

Baby Terrell was the first baby delivered on Jan. 1, 2022, at Mercy Hospital Fort Smith at 3:18 a.m.
Credit: Mercy Hospital Fort Smith
Terrell John McRay Parents: Kaitlin Loomis & Ivan McRay of Panama, Oklahoma

FORT SMITH, Ark. — Just as the clock struck midnight, many were celebrating the New Year. The McRay family welcomed one of the first babies born in Fort Smith in 2022. 

Baby Terrell was the first baby delivered on Jan. 1, 2022, at Mercy Hospital Fort Smith at 3:18 a.m. 

Baby Terrell weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces. 

Congrats to parents Kaitlin Loomis & Ivan McRay of Panama, Oklahoma, on the safe delivery of their new baby boy. 

Credit: Mercy Hospital Fort Smith
Terrell John McRay Parents: Kaitlin Loomis & Ivan McRay of Panama, Oklahoma

Washington Regional's first New Year's baby was born at 1:49 a.m. 

Baby Troy and proud parents Wina and Remail are doing well. 

Meet Tory, the first baby born at Washington Regional in 2022! Baby Tory was born at 1:49 a.m. to proud parents Wina and Remail. Congratulations! #babynewyear #congrats

Posted by Washington Regional on Saturday, January 1, 2022

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