DES MOINES —
Twins: Twin girls were born at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines to Leslee Powders and Doug Cossolotto.
Averie Lynn Cossolotto, left, was born at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18. She weighed five pounds and five ounces and was 17.5 inches long.
Alyssa Jean Cossolotto, right, was born at 12 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 19. She weighed six pounds and 11 ounces and was 18.5 inches long.
They are the proud parents first children.
Grandparents are John and the late Donna Cossolotto of Cincinnati and Rosemary Powders of Seymour.