Thorne and Tanja Wheeler, of Carrabelle, would like to announce the birth of their twins, Trista Jewell and Briar Thorne.

Trista and Briar were born Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013 at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital.

Trista arrived at 9:07 p.m. She weighed five pounds, three ounces and measured 18.2 inches long.

Briar, born at 9:09 p.m., weighed three pounds, 14 ounces and measured 17 3/4 inches long.

They are the grandchildren of James Golden, Ronnie and Angie Dean, Eugene and Leah Wheeler, and Dawn Porter.

They are the great-grandchildren of Johnny and Jewell Johnson, and Blanche Wheeler.

They are the great-great-grandchildren of Clarence and Winnie Rickards.