On a stormy night, in the middle of a long drive home from Alabama to Georgia, Army Ranger Robert Risdon Jr. and his friend made a fateful stop in a fast-food restaurant — not realizing that what they were about to do would forever alter the way they were perceived.
On May 7th, 2019, there was a very special celebration among staff members at Tacoma General Hospital. Birthday parties are held at workplaces all over the world, but how many businesses can say they have thrown a birthday party for a 94-year-old registered nurse? Florence “See See” Rigney has been devoted to patient care since […]
It is never easy to raise a child while you’re an active college student. You want to earn a degree in order to find a good job, but you have responsibilities as a parent. It’s difficult to divide your time. In September 2019, a biology professor, Ramata Sissoko Cissé, volunteered to hold her student’s baby […]
School lunch debt is becoming a major problem for communities throughout the U.S. Some school districts have accumulated literally millions of dollars of school lunch debt. This debt puts a huge strain on the schools. But it puts an even bigger strain on the kids who aren’t getting adequate lunches because their families can’t pay. One Florida […]
A year before his death, Jonathan Bradley’s father approached him for help with a project. Shay Bradley knew his time on Earth was coming to a close, but couldn’t pass up the chance to leave his loved ones laughing. As Jonathan told the BBC, his father “wanted something special and for everyone to remember him […]