Lelynd Sprague Fox is Battle Creek's first-born baby of 2015. 

Lelynd came into the world at 1:35 am on New Years Day and weighed in at 8 pounds, 1 oz.

Lelynd's parents are Heather Eberhard and Robert Fox.  The proud parents say ""He is a perfect, beautiful baby. We are hoping this is the start of more great things to come in 2015"

This is their seventh child. They also have a child born on St. Patrick's Day.