Brian Aholt and Jamie Herbst Aholt, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Jacob Steven Aholt. Born Nov. 12, 2012, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 8.6 pounds.

Grandparents are Thomas and Rebecca Herbst, Marthasville, and Steven and Lori Aholt, Augusta. Great-grandparents are Mary Jane Herbst, Washington, and Jerry and Jane Aholt, Augusta.