Jill Madrid and Jedi Angel, of Socorro, are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Janeah Ray Angel, on March 28, at 8:30 a.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19 inches long. Janeah’s arrival was helped along by the very caring treatment of the doctors, nurses and staff at Lov…

Valerie and Robby Montgomery, of Socorro, announce the birth of their son, Ethan Daniel Montgomery, on March 28 at 6:03 p.m. Ethan weighed 6 pounds 13.3 ounces and was 20 inches long. Ethan is also welcomed by big sister Sarah Faith, maternal grandparents Lora and Ramiro Garza, and paternal …

• Ashley and Zeke Tafoya, of Socorro, announce the birth of their son, Josiah Robert Paul Tafoya, at 6 pounds 9 ounces, on January 29. Josiah is also welcomed by his big brother Javen and sisters Jaelynn and Julianne.

ALAMO – Katie Sky Monte, born Jan. 3 at 12:43 p.m., was welcomed into the world as the first baby born in 2011 at Socorro General Hospital — but she had some competition.

Lena and Luis Chavez, of San Antonio, N.M., announce the birth of their son Abran Avelino Chavez on June 18. Big sister Cheyenne and big brother Antonio also welcome the new baby. Maternal grandparents are the late LaVerne and Lino Trejo. Paternal grandparents are Shirley and Samuel Chavez.

Esther and Joe Torres, announce the birth of their son, Joe Luis Torres, on May 6, 4:10 p.m., at Presbyterian Hospital in Albuquerque. He weighed 9 pounds, 10 ounces and was 21-1/2 inches long. Big sisters Amarissa, 8, and Alizaya, 5, also welcome the new baby. Maternal grandparents are Mari…

• Lena and Luis Chavez, of San Antonio, N.M., announce the birth of their son on June 18. Big sister Cheyenne and big brother Antonio also welcome the new baby. Maternal grandparents are the late LaVerne and Lino Trijo. Paternal grandparents are Shirley and Samuel Chavez.

Bonnie Monte and Edward Padilla, of Alamo, are the proud parents of Socorro’s first baby of the new year. The baby girl was born Monday, Jan. 4, 7:45 a.m., at Socorro General Hospital. She weighed 4 pounds, 11 ounces.

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