Eric Scott Creamer Jr. was the first baby born in 2013. Deanna Scarlata of Mahanoy City, gave birth to the 7-pound, 14 1/2-ounce and 20-inch-long baby boy at 7:50 a.m. Tuesday, at Schuylkill Medical Center-South Jackson Street. The family said Eric’s due date was actually this coming Saturday, and they were taken by surprise by his early arrival. Eric Jr. is the couple’s second child. They have a daughter, Gabryelle, who will be 2 years old later this month.