It was an exciting day for one family at a Caribou hospital on New Year's Day! A couple from Frenchville welcomed their daughter in to the world at Cary Medical Center!

This is the second year in a row that the first New Year’s Baby in Aroostook County has been born at Cary Medical Center.

And, in 2014, it was the third year in a row over 200 babies have been born at Cary Medical Center.

Cary Medical Center

The Baby is:   Lydia Rae Doughty

Born at 7:48 a.m. on January 1st, 2015

Weight: 7 lb. 11 oz;

20” long


Congratulations to Parents Amy Lagasse and Ray Doughty of Frenchville.

Cary Medical Center

The Nurse with Lydia is Susan Miller, LPN, of the Maternal/Child Unit at Cary Medical Center.

The Provider who delivered Lydia is Kim Martin, CNM (Certified Nurse Midwife) of the Pines Women’s and Children’s Health Center on the Cary Campus.