HONOLULU -- Congratulations to Patrick and Tiffany Thisius on their new bundle of joy, Adelie. Adelie was born at 2:09 a.m., Jan. 1, and was the first baby born in 2013 at Tripler Army Medical Center, here.

On average, nine babies are born each day at Tripler. After each birth, "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star" is played over the loudspeaker recognizing each new star that has been born.