David Thyen is one of the more than 250 members of Holy Family Boy Scout Troop 185 to become an Eagle Scout. But the Jasper High School senior has a genetic condition that damaged the nerves in his arms and legs, and his ability to clear hurdles makes him unique.
When their daughter and son-in-law were called to serve with the U.S. Air Force in Afghanistan, Mike and Sherri Link became temporary parents to their 18-month-old grandson. Nearly a year later, Carson is back with his parents and the Links are adjusting again.
A car accident and subsequent brain injury 17 months ago put Judy Fairchild-Roberts’ future in doubt. The longtime nurse has returned to Memorial Hospital, not in her former position but as a volunteer thankful to be home.