Karen Garloch recounts emails from her mother, who touched base every day. Instead of phone calls, Mom sent daily emails, Karen said. She opened almost every email with the same subject line: “I’m ok.”
Kellan Cyr with his mother Michelle Cyr and therapist Marisan Van Dyk during a therapy session at Pediatric Advanced Therapy in Mooresville. The therapy has helped Kellan overcome developmental delays resulting from his genetic disorder. He was born with two extra X chromosomes.
The Rev. Billy Graham arrived at the Billy Graham Library in Charlotte, NC on Saturday, February 24, 2018. Graham who died on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at the age of 99 touched many lives. A motorcade including the hearse carrying his body departed Asheville, NC on a 130-mile route to Charlotte. The trip allowed admirers to pay homeage to the native Carolinian who preached the gospel throughout the world.
Graham and his family lived for many years in this small mountain town. He touched many lives as an evangelist but he also personally touched folks through simple, everyday interactions. We asked three people to tell their stories.
Five years ago, CMS embarked on a $19 million plan to fortify schools after the shooting at Sandy Hook. Now Superintendent Clayton Wilcox, who has held the top job less than a year, is reviewing everything from physical security to safety protocols. He convened principals Wednesday to talk about safety.