Parents Celebrate Leap Day Babies


SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Here’s an adorable way to end our newscast— because you can’t get any cuter than this baby girl right here.

Happy birthday and Leap Day to sweet Helen Rose Underwood.
She was born at 2:30 this morning at Mercy Hospital in Springfield.

Helen’s proud parents Shelbie and Kevin tell us they are over-the-moon in love.

“It makes me want to cry. I’m soooo happy,” says Shelbie.
Dad Kevin is smitten.  “She’s perfect. couldn’t ask for more.”

Helen Rose is one of several Leap Day babies born at Mercy and Cox hospitals Monday.

Congratulations to all the new moms and dads.

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