Macon County got its first baby of 2013 on January 10 at 12:00 p.m. Baby Asher Daniel Salt weighed 7 pounds one ounce and was 20.25 inches long.
He was born at Boone Regional Hospital in Columbia. Proud parents are Tom and Margo Salt of Macon and 3-year-old big brother Newell.
“He was really excited to see his baby brother,” said Margo about Newell’s reaction. “He just watched Asher for awhile to see what he did. We had talked about his baby brother alot.”
Grandparents are Steve and Velda Salt of Kirksville, and Craig and Nadine Smith of Wichita, Kansas. Asher’s favorite activities include sleeping, crying and eating.