New Year’s twins innate in opposite years

PHOENIX – Weighing in during 4 pounds 8 ounces, Everett Jackson Shay came into a universe only after midnight, creation him Banner Health’s initial new year’s baby of 2017.


“12:01, initial baby of a year,” pronounced Brandon Shay about a son his mom Holly gave birth to Sunday.

But baby Everett’s birth during Banner Thunderbird came with an combined bonus.

“I have been during Banner for 25 years and we don’t remember this function in a history, to have a New Year’s baby while their twin was innate in a year previous,” pronounced Jennifer Ruble a open family orator for Banner Health.

At 5 pounds 8 ounces, Sawyer Mathew Shay kick his twin hermit to a punch by 10 minutes, creation him one of a final babies to be innate in 2016.

“We’re both feeling unequivocally grateful right now,” pronounced Shay. “We’ve got these dual pleasing gifts from God and couldn’t be happier.”

The healthy baby boys are a acquire further to a Shays other dual children ages 13 and 4.

“Both girls, so carrying dual boys will move some testosterone into a family,” he said. 

Everett and Sawyer are not identical.

As of now, Everett is one in. taller than his comparison brother.

While these twins won’t share a birthday, that’s only a singular partial of a lifelong bond they will share.

“They’re only a pleasant family and we’re so vehement for them and a unusual story their boys will have to tell,” pronounced Ruble.

Ruble went on to contend Everett is a loyal New Year’s baby, definition his mom Holly was not induced, did not have a C-section and was during full term. 

Copyright 2016 KPNX


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