Photo: Governor Edwin Edwards holds his new son, Eli

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Look at that precious face! Former Governor Edwin Edwards and his wife Trina shared the first picture of Edwin holding their new son on Facebook.

Baby Eli was born early Thursday morning and weighed 6 pounds and 3 ounces.

This is Trina’s third child and Edwin’s fifth.

The couple married shortly after Edwin Edwards was released from federal prison in 2011.