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Dog helps girl with epilepsy complete high school

06/08/2014 7:31pm
Much like other young yellow Labradors, Shawnee of Idalou craves time with her owner, loves playing fetch and cringes when anyone comes near her with nail clippers.

Father awaiting liver transplant gets help from community

06/08/2014 8:17pm
Jared Maynes, a father of four, has a rare genetic disorder that requires a liver transplant. While awaiting the transplant, his wife and daughter had their health struggles. Friends and family are coming together to raise funds to help the family.

Teen finishes 40-mile walk while carrying brother

06/08/2014 10:52pm
A Michigan teenager carrying his 7-year-old brother on his back has battled heat, rain, fatigue and more to finish a 40-mile walk to raise awareness about cerebral palsy.