Category Archives: Good News

Woman Wins Bus Driver Of The Year For Saving Child’s Life

Woman Wins Bus Driver Of The Year For Saving Child’s Life

A school bus driver in Tallahassee, Florida, is being honored for saving a child’s life. Naesha Williams-Mathis was driving her regular route for Leon County Schools last fall when she found a toddler wandering in the street alone. Williams-Mathis stopped her bus and saved the tot, who was barefoot, holding a bottle of milk and a pacifier…Read More »

Dad Walking From Maine To NC To Raise Money For Child’s Rare Condition

Dad Walking From Maine To NC To Raise Money For Child’s Rare Condition

A devoted dad is walking 12-hundred miles to raise awareness and funds for a rare genetic condition his daughter has. British Army Major Chris Brannigan set off on August 31st in Maine and is hoofing it all the way down 12 states to Camp Lejeune in Jacksonville, North Carolina. And he’s doing it all barefoot! Brannigan’s nine-year-old…Read More »

Teen Rescues Four Sisters From House Fire

Teen Rescues Four Sisters From House Fire

A Wisconsin family lost their home and all of their belongings in a fire, but thanks to the quick actions of their 13-year-old son, all of the kids are okay. Briar Omar is credited with saving his four sisters from the blaze that broke out while their parents were at the grocery store. Their mom and dad…Read More »

Nurse Uses COVID Vaccine Vials To Create Art For Health Care Workers

Nurse Uses COVID Vaccine Vials To Create Art For Health Care Workers

A public health nurse in Colorado was inspired to create something using the hundreds and hundreds of empty COVID vaccine vials that would otherwise be wasted. Laura Weiss was a retired nurse when Boulder County Public Health asked for help administering vaccines in February and then inspiration struck. She says she thought the empty glass vials were…Read More »

SLH Suspends All Hospital Visitation

SLH Suspends All Hospital Visitation

St. Lawrence Health Suspends All Hospital Visitation And Asks Community Not To Use Emergency Rooms For COVID-19 Tests Just one day into St. Lawrence Health’s latest restrictions on hospital visitation, the health system has made the decision to suspend all visitation to each of its three hospitals starting Wednesday, September 8, 2021. The broader visitation…Read More »

Man Saves People From Burning Home On Way To Work

Man Saves People From Burning Home On Way To Work

You never know when a choice you make will change the course of your life or someone else’s. Sean Valle was on his way to work on Friday when he decided to take a different route and that helped him save lives. The New Jersey man was driving through Bergenfield when he spotted smoke in the air, then…Read More »

Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Ice Cream Returns For A Limited Time

Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Ice Cream Returns For A Limited Time

Kraft originally teamed up with Van Leeuwen to create this crazy flavor and it wasn’t done as a stunt. People actually liked the stuff and the 6,000 pints that were initially produced sold out in an hour! It doesn’t happen very often that limited, promotional items return, but the people have spoken and Van Leeuwen…Read More »

Texas Hotel Offers Free Rooms To Hurricane Evacuees

Texas Hotel Offers Free Rooms To Hurricane Evacuees

Folks fleeing Hurricane Ida were offered a free place to stay in Texas, thanks to one hotel group. Bunkhouse Hotels, which is based in Austin, Texas, put out an offer for 100 free rooms at their six locations. “Our hearts are with our friends in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama,” Bunkhouse writes in two Facebook posts. “If…Read More »

Friendly Bet Leads To $40K “Giving Spree”

Friendly Bet Leads To $40K “Giving Spree”

What started out as a friendly wager between two businesses in Missouri snowballed into a fundraiser for a good cause. Reggie AuBuchon, owner of Bryant Restoration, reached out to his biggest rival in business, Servpro of Farmington, to see if they wanted to bet $500 on local rival football teams playing their season-opener game. Servpro accepted…Read More »

Lemonade Stand Raises Over $77K For Children’s Hospital

Lemonade Stand Raises Over $77K For Children’s Hospital

A lemonade stand can be a good way for kids to make some cash, but for two families in Ohio, it’s become a way to help others. The children in the Zerbe and Weidner families started a lemonade stand outside their Indian Hill homes a few years ago, making $148 that first year in business.…Read More »

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