Mother's Day is a time to celebrate and one bald eagle familiar to Rockingham County now has a reason.

Steve Vernon works at Rockingham County Landfill, and on Friday he spotted a bald eagle mother and three new baby eaglets being protected by their father.

This eagle is no stranger to Rockingham County, since last fall over 300 names have been suggested by residents to name the American Bald eagle.

The names were submitted for one eagle, and now there are three more to name!

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