Rockford has a new resident- the first new year’s baby.
SwedishAmerican welcomed him in the early hours this morning.
Little Blake Hooper was born at 2:31 this morning, coming in at 7 lbs,7 oz. , and 20 inches long.
He’s the third child for Sara Brush and Mark Hooper.
His parents say it was a fairly fast labor, and everyone is happy and healthy.
Congratulations to the Hooper family!!