Huntsville's New Year's baby takes her time

Joseph Brown/ The ItemCharlene Henderson and Joshua Woodard introduce their newborn daughter alongside their son Khristian Woodard, 3. The baby, Khloe Woodard, was born at Huntsville Memorial Hospital at 7:45 p.m. on January 1, 2019. 

Khloe Woodard arrived just hours into 2019.

The 7-pound, 11-ounce girl made her Huntsville debut in the evening hours on January 1 — the first New Year’s baby born at Huntsville Memorial Hospital.

It felt like a long time to parents Charlene Henderson and Joshua Woodard who checked into the hospital early in the morning. Charlene was in labor for nearly 10 hours.

The baby arrived at 7:45 p.m. — 20-and-one-half inches long and in good health.