Monday, December 29, 2008

A home for Christmas

A community rallies to provide an elderly widow and her disabled daughter with somewhere to live.

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via Charleston Daily Mail

Sunday, December 28, 2008

Selfless acts of strangers brightens Christmas

A community comes to the aid of a struggling mother who was robbed as she was trying to raise some money by depositing used bottles for recycling.

"The mother said the kindness brightened the family's Christmas when they needed it most.

"This just shows that there are still good people out there. Words can't explain what this means to me," she said."

The full story is here...

via The County Press

Friday, December 26, 2008

The bright lights or a bright life?

A football star is faced with a choice - sacrifice everything in order to maintain a career as an elite sportsman, or, give it all up so that he can make sure his orphaned baby sister is given a chance in life...

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via The Age

An exceptional child proves inspirational

"Occasionally, one has the opportunity to meet an individual who has no idea how important his or her existence is to the rest of the community.

"Eight-year old Joshua Hazelwood is just such a person..."

And so is his mother Tammy.

Read all about them...

via The Yadkin Ripple