Karsen Cosby the first baby born in 2020 in Oxford

Published 11:32 am Friday, January 3, 2020

Oxford’s first birth of 2020 took place on the morning of New Year’s Day.

Karsen Cosby was born at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi on Wednesday at 11:33 a.m., weighing eight pounds, nine ounces and measuring in height at 21 inches long. Crosby was delivered by Dr. Sam Cole.

Cosby’s mother, Latricia Holland, and father, Pierre Cosby, received a gift from the hospital for having the first baby born in the new year and new decade.