New baby, new year

The first Mid-Ohio Valley baby of 2018 was Sloane Patterson, born at Camden Clark Medical Center at 5:03 p.m. Monday on New Year’s Day, weighing 7 pounds 14 ounces. She is the second child of Kayla, left, and Ryan Patterson, right, of Parkersburg, who have a 2-year-old son, Luca, who will be waiting to see his new baby sister when she gets home.