How’s Your School Spirit?

At an Appleton East home football game, the student section was having some fun in the stands. Students took turns leading the student section in their unique form of fun. Along comes officer Taschner, who appears to be breaking up the fun. He asks for this student’s ID and then tells him to take a seat. However, the officer then …

Homeless Man Helps Stranded Football Player Get to Playoff Game

It was Saturday, January 12. Kansas City, Kansas. The temperature was 30 degrees and it was snowing hard. A man named Dave Cochran was driving down Interstate 40. He pulled his Suburban over to the side of the road to help someone stranded in the ditch. After successfully helping this family out of the ditch, Cochran saw another car in …

“Kindness is the Bridge Between All People”

Every year, just before Christmas, a wealthy business man from Pittsburgh gives out $100,000 in $100 bills. He recruits police officers and other community members to help him complete this task. This anonymous business man says, “Kindness is the bridge between all people. Kindness is the one thing that cuts through everything, regardless of your station in life.” Joe’s Perspective: …

Kids Busted! No Permits for Lemonade Stands

A very strange phenomena began in the last several years. Kids are getting busted for not having permits for their lemonade stands. That’s right, entrepreneurial kids trying to raise a buck or school children trying to raise money for charity… are shut down, busted and fined. Police are showing up to cease the selling of that cool refreshing drink. Local …

Inmate Firefighters Serve and Protect

From afar, wildfires seem worse than tornadoes, hurricanes and earthquakes. This is mainly because wildfires can continue raging for weeks – destroying everything in their paths. The most recent wildfire (The Camp Fire) was the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California, burning out of control for 17 days.  The Camp Fire resulted in at least 85 deaths, 153,336 acres …

Walk of Respect

The employees at St. Luke’s Hospital in Idaho provide a special ceremony for every deceased patient who donates her/his organs. All employees report to the 4th floor. They silently line the hallways as the deceased patient and their families move toward the operating room. In this room, the patient will follow through on their desire to donate body parts to …

#Perseverance

PERSEVERANCE…THE WILL TO SURVIVE…DESIRE…WANTING IT BAD ENOUGH…NEVER GIVE UP…WANTING IT MORE THAN THE OTHER GUY… YOU PICK YOUR ANALOGY. THIS IS AN AMAZING STORY. YOUR TURN: IF YOU HAD TO TITLE THIS VIDEO, WHAT WOULD YOU TITLE IT? WHAT LESSON DOES IT TEACH?

The Importance of Saying Thank You

At Moody Elementary School in Alabama, the staff arranged a big moment to thank long-time and beloved custodian, Mr. Eugene. The staffed staged all of the students in the cafeteria and then tricked Mr. Eugene into the room by claiming a student puked. Mr. Eugene entered and was greeted by an enthusiastic “Surprise.” Mr. Eugene immediately began crying. He then …

Tyler Strong

It’s the stuff that movies are made of. Tyler Trent is a 20-year-old former student at Purdue University. Former, because he was not well enough to return for his sophomore year. You see, Tyler has a rare form of bone cancer and now his diagnosis is terminal. Tyler is in hospice care and there are no more miracles. Chances are …

Traveling Your Own Path

Elena Delle Donne is a WNBA player for the Washington Mystics. She has quite a resume. She was the WNBA MVP in 2015 and is a multiple year all-star. She led her team to the NBA Finals this year. She also earned a gold medal playing for the 2016 USA squad. Coming out of high school, Elena was the top-ranked …