Police Dog Hero Honored As He Saves His Partner’s Life

If you’re a dog lover, get ready to weep for a police dog hero. Jethro. To understand and celebrate the love, dedication, and appreciation Canton, Ohio police officer Ryan Davis has for his partner. CBS News’ Steve Hartman does such a beautiful job of tell the story of these two best friends. The way his entire family loved this dog. The shock of losing Jethro. The grief. The wonderful way hundreds turned up this week to honor one fine dog.

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How A Breastfeeding Police Officer Saved Abandoned Baby’s Life

Police officer Luisa Fernanda Urrea is a heroine and a new mom all at the same time. She was called to a remote part of the forest near La Marina, Colombia, where an abandoned baby had been found by a woman who was out looking to collect oranges. The baby was in bad shape. It’s umbilical cord was still attached, it was suffering from dehydration and hypothermia. The Daily Mail reports Officer Urrea also happens to be a new mom,

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Heroes Worked At Inland Regional Center Long Before Shooting

Can we please celebrate the real reason Inland Regional Center of San Bernardino should be in the news, should get our attention today, should be our focus? Amazing people have doing incredible work there for years. Kristin Metcalf tells The Washington Post that without the Inland Regional Center, she doesn’t know if her 11-year-old daughter would have ever learned to walk or talk. Since her birth, Metcalf has used the center’s services to help care for her disabled child. Kimie was born

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Brothers Rescue Bald Eagle; Take Epic Selfie

One grateful bald eagle created a memory two Canadian brothers will never forget. Michael and Neil Fletcher tell ABC News they were on a hunting trip in Dowling, Canada when they came upon a bald eagle caught in a trap. As they approached the trap, they could see the eagles talon was caught in the metal snare. Not surprisingly, the frightened bird was too freaked out to let the brothers get close. After a few attempts, foiled by the bird’s

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Teacher Begins Each Class With 10 Minutes of Kindness

Kindness. It’s what makes teacher Chris Ulmer tick. It’s what he’s teaching his students. Ulmer tells the Today Show that he spends the first 10 minutes of every class addressing each student individually to tell them how special they are. Ulmer teaches a special education class with eight students at Mainspring Academy in Jacksonville, Florida. He really stresses the “special” in special education. He makes sure each of his students hear they are a great student, they are funny, they

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Chick-fil-A Sets Special Table For Veterans

Chick-fil-A restaurants across the country are doing something very special for veterans. They’ve set a table in their honor. WSB-TV reports they call it their “Missing Man” table. It features a folded American flag, a place setting for a missing veteran and a framed letter which reads, “This table is reserved to honor our missing comrades in arms. The tablecloth is white — symbolizing the purity of their motives when answering the call of duty. The single red rose, displayed

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Kids’ Sweet Note To Injured Police Officer

Talk about the best medicine ever. Connecticut police officer Anthony Nolan hurt his knee during a traffic stop which put him out of commission for a time. But this isn’t just any police officer. Today.com says this is a cop with a passion for helping out kids. His love and attention is clearly making an impression. Check out what Officer Nolan says he recently found taped to his front door. It was a letter and drawing from 8-year-old Malik and

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Service Dog Is Best Man At Veteran’s Wedding

Fellow dog lovers and love story lovers, this one is for you. When U.S. Army Veteran Justin Lansford married his longtime girfriend, Carol Balmes recently, it was clear who his Best Man would be–his service dog, Gabe! ABC News reports that Gabe lost his leg following an IED explosion in Afghanistan in 2012. They were paired through a program called, “The Warrior Canine Connection.” Service Dog, Gabe has been there for most of his recovery helping Justin with everyday tasks,

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NICU Nurse Surprised By So Many Of The Children She Helped Save

You better grab a Kleenex as the tissue company pulls a huge surprise on nurse Renee Hendrix. Renee has been saving premie babies in the neonatal intensive care ward at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital for more than 33 years. Watch as Nurse Renee gets some much deserved thanks from some of her former patients and their families. I can’t watch this video without big bucket tears splashing on my phone. How about you?

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Unclaimed Veteran Gets Hero’s Funeral

Ronnie Toler died as you would hope no one would. Certainly, no war veteran. When he passed away a few weeks ago in a Dickson, TN rehab center, he had no family. He had no friends. There was no one to claim his body. So, the nurses who cared for him at National Health Care reached out to a local funeral home to see what they could do. WKRN-TV reports the employees were so moved by Toler’s story, they decided

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