SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - The City of Santa Barbara welcomed its first baby of 2017.
Wilhemina Montgomery was born just after 4 a.m. on New Years Day.
Wilhemia weighed in at 7 pounds, 11 ounces and 20.5-inches in length.
Her father Hugh Montgomery is a Santa Barbara County firefighter. Her mother Carolina, is an interior designer. Both are first time parents.
"It's pretty exciting. All we asked for was a healthy baby. It's been a neat journey. To have a beautiful healthy baby girl is beautiful. No words can describe it," Hugh Montgomery said.
The little girl came a little bit later than expected, her initial due date was Dec. 25.