Sydney Paige Bradley, a girl, was the first baby born at Mercy Health Center in 2008. She was born at 11:49 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, to parents Gloria Swartz and Jeffrey Bradley, Butler, Mo. She weighed 6.2 pounds at birth. Maternal grandparents are Lavona Gilkey, Pleasanton, and Larry Dennis, Butler, Mo. Paternal grandparents are Wendy Bradley, Butler, Mo., and Don Bradley, Kansas City, Mo.