Boss Pays Off Vietnam Veteran’s Mortgage So He Can Retire Early

Mortgage was the one thing standing in the way of Albert Brigas’ retirement The mortgage. That was the one thing standing between Albert Brigas and his retirement. Apparently, he talked about it a lot at his job at Renown Auto Restoration in San Antonio, Texas. How he was going to have to work another year to pay of his house. That’s not even to say he was a pain. Actually, the exact opposite. Boss Rudy Quinones will tell you Brigas

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Cheerleader Jumps Off Homecoming Float To Save Choking Toddler’s Life

Cheerleader Tyra Winters gives one grateful mom the best reason to cheer for her Cheerleader Tyra Winter heard more than cheers as she traveled on her school’s homecoming float. She heard a mother screaming for help. 17-year-old Tyra tells KDFW that she jumped off the float and into action. “At this point, he’s kind of turning purple,” Tyra said.  “I picked him up and then I tilted him downwards and gave him two or three back thrusts. He then was

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Couple Cancels Wedding Reception To Give Money To Hurricane Victims Instead

Ever hear about a wedding where you had complete confidence a couple will do great? That’s the case with Shellie Schoellkopf and Robert Callaway from League City, Texas. KPRC reports the couple had a big ol’ shindig set for October 7th. But in the wake of Hurricane Harvey and all the devastation around Houston, the couple just couldn’t keep things the same, not with how many of their friends and family had been affected by the flood. Callaway told KPRC,

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17,000 Pounds Of Cheese On Its Way To Texas From Wisconsin Companies

Cheese is the best way to show the love when you’re from Wisconsin. Showing it, they are, as a number of companies are sending 17,000 pounds of dairy love to folks now trying to rebuild lives in Texas following Hurricane Harvey. String cheese. Cheese curds. Cheddar. How do you like your cheese? Chances are it’s on a truck that left Madison, Wisconsin Friday and is making it’s way to the Houston Food Bank. Oh, and just for good measure, there

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CNN Correspondent Ed Lavandera And Crew Help Rescue Elderly Couple In Texas Floods

CNN correspondent Ed Lavandera is just one of the many reporters, producers and photographers in Texas covering the devastating floods. They are there to do a job. Report the news. And, And, They are human beings first. None finer than the folks who work for CNN. Ed was in the middle of a live shot with anchor Ana Cabrera when they came upon a house with an elderly couple that needed rescuing. There was never a question of what was

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Veteran Can’t Go To Work Without His Service Dog, So Lowe’s Hires Them Both

It’s hard enough for a veteran to find a job. What about one who needs his service dog by his side? That’s the case for Clay Luthy in Abilene, Texas. Where he goes, so does his 10-year-old dog, Charlotte. So, when he showed up at the local Lowe’s to apply for a job, he brought Charlotte to the interview. After all, they’re a package deal. Like hammer and nails. The management at Lowe’s didn’t blink. They hired Clay. And Charlotte,

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