Greenville Regional Hospital Welcomes 2016 Leap Year Baby

William Gene Wright

Greenville Regional Hospital celebrated the 2016 Leap Year with a very special delivery – William Gene Wright was the hospital’s “2016 Leap Year Baby.” Proud parents Nichole Marie Weischedel and Timothy Wright of Vandalia welcomed their son at 5:43 p.m. on February 29.

“Leap Year only happens once every 4 years, and with 2016 being one of those years, GRH is proud to honor this new family, ” says Brian Nall, GRH President and CEO. “We’re thankful that Nichole and Timothy chose to deliver at Greenville Regional Hospital.”

William weighed 6 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19 inches long and was delivered by Certified Nurse Midwife Elizabeth Nolker.

“We really appreciate the great service the Greenville Regional Hospital provided us. The Staff met our every need and were always friendly,” says Nichole Marie Weischedel. “Our nurse midwife, Liz Nolker was amazing and was very supportive.”