6 years ago 27-year-old Gina Springhower was paralyzed from the waist down following a car accident. Since that time, the McClelland, Iowa resident has refused to allow her paralysis to define her or to slow her down. Learn about her inspirational story as she decided she would surprise her wedding guests by following through with her dream of walking arm in arm with her daddy down the aisle.
Current Category: Heroes
Lessons to be learned from the following story…
1) Don’t mess with a pregnant lady.
2) Don’t even think about messing with a pregnant lady’s purse
3) Some people really suck.
USC Trojan cornerback Josh Shaw is being hailed a hero after he selflessly leaped from a 2nd story balcony to save his 7-year-old nephew from drowning. Get details on what transpired, why Shaw says he would do it again even if it weren’t his nephew and how long he will be sidelined after injuring himself in the process.
A Kalamazoo, Michigan police officer is being hailed a hero after he saved a woman from choking to death on a hot dog during a routine traffic stop. See the awesome dashboard footage of the save and get the officer’s funny quote on how at first he thought she was just trying to get out of a ticket.
A 39-year-old Texas man was hospitalized after he came to the defense of a group of women who were being catcalled on the streets of Philadelphia. Find out what happened including what the southern gentleman said in defense of the women and what a Philadelphia police captain had to say about the incident.
Mayura Dissanayake has a name that’s really hard to spell or pronounce… He also has fists and feet of fury that he used to thoroughly dismantle some would-be robbers outside of the gas station where he works in Houston, Texas. To quote the five-time MMA champ, “The first guy I saw, I just kicked him in the face. Then I punched the other guy.” See the video that proves, in the most decisive way, that crime doesn’t pay!
A Philadelphia area woman is being called a “miracle mom” after a terrifying event led to her giving birth while having open heart surgery. Read on for the incredible account of that fateful day that found a first-time father holding his newborn baby girl while his wife lay on an operating table fighting for her life in what the surgeon called his most complicated case in his 30 years.
Veteran New York State Trooper John Vescio is being called a hero after he saved an elderly driver from certain death after a vehicle slammed into a gas pump earlier this month. See the frightening footage as John’s training kicked in and he rescues a blacked out driver and procures his own handgun and first aid kit before everything became engulfed in flames.
A teenager from Michigan who wanted to raise awareness about cerebral palsy achieved his goal over the weekend by carrying his younger brother on his back for 40 miles in spite of rain, heat and fatigue. Learn about Hunter Gandee’s “Cerebral Palsy Swagger” and how you can help!
Watch as a fan, unaware of being on camera, at a Washington Nationals game does his best Kenny Powers impersonation with the ol’ scrub, sniff and share armpit maneuver!