The New Year’s Baby for 2017 was born Monday morning at Cumberland Medical Center. CMC announced the birth of Liam Lawrence Eugene Rodgers. Baby Liam came into the world at 5:03 AM, the son of Mary and Jason Rodgers of Sparta. The child was delivered by Dr. Kimberly Johnson and weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long. As the 2017 New Year’s Baby, the family received a celebratory gift basket from Cumberland Medical Center and Covenant Health. Congratulations to the Rodgers and Baby Liam.