First baby of the New Year welcomed at Atrium Health Floyd

Monday, Jan. 2, 2023–9:24 a.m.

David Crowder, WRGA News

Parents Cody Ball and Kristen Fricks with their daughter who was the first baby born in 2023 at Atrium Health Floyd (Atrium Health Floyd photo)

The first baby born at Atrium Health Floyd Medical Center in 2023 arrived on New Year’s Day.

According to Atrium Health Floyd:

Kahlia Angel Ball weighed in at 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and is 19.5 inches long.

She is the daughter of Kristen Fricks and Cody Ball of Rome.

The New Year’s baby and her family received gifts from the Gift Shop at Floyd and Cheeky Baby Boutique.

Kristen and Cody also have another daughter, Kalanii Ball, who will soon turn two.

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