Twins’ birth celebrated in Port Arthur on 2/22/22

Published 4:14 pm Wednesday, February 23, 2022

A pair of twins named Santiago and Melany were born Tuesday at the Medical Center of Southeast Texas.

To celebrate the birth of twins on such an auspicious date — 2/22/22 — the hospital provided the family with a gift of diapers, wipes, a little swaddle set and two toys.

Santiago is an older brother, born (of course) two minutes before younger sister Melany.

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“We’re thrilled The Medical Center of Southeast Texas could welcome twins Santiago and Melany into the world on such a perfect occasion,” said Christina Irion, director of women’s services at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas.

“What better day for twins to be born than one that celebrates great duos?”