HURON — What can be cuter than a baby’s precious smile or happy expression captured on a camera? How about 49 of them!
Huron Regional Medical Center hosted its 12th annual Cutest Baby Contest with 49 entries being submitted to HRMC’s Facebook page during the month of March. During the month of April, there were more than 9,200 votes cast.
Receiving the most votes to earn the “2020 Cutest Baby” title was Lainey Elizabeth, daughter of Mackenzie DeJong and Colton Oliver, who live in Wessington.
As Cutest Baby, Lainey received an embroidered t-shirt and keepsake blanket, a $100 photo studio credit, a beach bag filled with $100 of games, toys and safety gear and an opportunity to star in an HRMC television commercial.
Receiving the next highest number of votes in the contest was Saylor Everlee, daughter of Lacey Nelson and Austin Hanzlik, who live in Iroquois. As Cutest Baby runner-up, Saylor received an embroidered keepsake blanket and a beach bag filled with $50 worth of toys and safety gear.