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Life

Meet Harold, the 91-year-old who's dedicated 20,000 hours to helping others

Meet Harold, the 91-year-old who's dedicated 20,000 hours to helping othersAt 91-years-old, Harold Elsessner hasn't wasted a day.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Local

Good Samaritans aid injured driver

Good Samaritans aid injured driverSome Good Samaritans helped save a man after a car crash in Henry County on Monday.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Hero Central

Football player saves child's life

Football player saves child's lifeA Savannah mother is calling a South Carolina State University football player her angel.
  • Hero Central
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Hero Central

Hosea Feed the Hungry and Homeless holds Spring Jubilee

Hosea Feed the Hungry and Homeless holds Spring JubileeHosea Feed the Hungry and Homeless held its annual Spring Jubilee on Monday.
  • Hero Central
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Life

Sea Lion strandings hit record number, Georgia sends help

Sea Lion strandings hit record number, Georgia sends helpA Ga Aquarium team just returned from a rescue mission in California, where a record number of sea lions need help.
  • Life
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Life

Atlanta doctors give gift of sight... for free

Atlanta doctors give gift of sight... for freeThere is a team of Atlanta doctors looking for patients they can help, and they're doing it for free under a program called Operation Saving Sight.
  • Life
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Life

Bone Marrow Drive

Bone Marrow DriveBone Marrow Drive in Dunwoody by Brownie Troop #12552, inspired by cancer fighter Mary Elizabeth Paris of Dunwoody.
  • Life
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Local

Body camera captures officer's rescue of child from burning home

Body camera captures officer's rescue of child from burning homeFootage from a body camera captured a Griffin police sergeant's heroic rescue of a 3-year-old from a house fire.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
High School

Wheeler Wildcat makes remarkable comeback

Wheeler Wildcat makes remarkable comebackThe Wheeler High School Basketball Team has been on quite a run on the court.
  • High School
  • 1 month ago
Hero Central

Holocaust survivor believes blessing saved him

Holocaust survivor believes blessing saved himHenry Friedman was 22 years old when his village was invaded by Nazi troops. Seventy years later and half a world away, he'll stand inside Atlanta City Hall to share his amazing story of faith and survival.
  • Hero Central
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Hero Central

Holocaust survivor believes blessing saved him

Holocaust survivor believes blessing saved himHenry Friedman will stand inside Atlanta City Hall to share his amazing story of faith and survival.
  • Hero Central
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Life

Waiter gets the ultimate tip from a generous customer: See his brand-new smile

Waiter gets the ultimate tip from a generous customer: See his brand-new smileA waiter at a Wichita, Kansas diner has a good reason to smile these days.
  • Life
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Hero Central

Volunteers work to clear Boston streets

Volunteers work to clear Boston streetsA group effort will help try to dig out Boston in time for the St. Patrick's Day Parade.
  • Hero Central
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Hero Central

Volunteers work to clear Boston streets

Volunteers work to clear Boston streetsA group effort will help try to dig out Boston in time for the St. Patrick's Day Parade.
  • Hero Central
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Hero Central

Ebola survivor speaks with Atlanta students

Ebola survivor speaks with Atlanta studentsEbola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly was back in Atlanta on Monday.
  • Hero Central
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Norcross

Ga. First Lady hosts circus-themed pep rally

Ga. First Lady hosts circus-themed pep rallyGeorgia First Lady Sandra Deal teamed up with Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey to hold a circus-themed pep rally for a group of third graders on Monday.
  • Norcross
  • 2 months ago
Hero Central

Students have circus-themed pep rally

Students have circus-themed pep rallyGeorgia First Lady Sandra Deal teamed up with Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey to hold a circus-themed pep rally for a group of third graders on Monday.
  • Hero Central
  • 2 months ago
Hero Central

Mobile pizza kitchen feeds Marietta homeless

Mobile pizza kitchen feeds Marietta homelessAn international restaurant chain partnered up with a local non-profit Monday to help end the cycle of hunger and homelessness in Marietta
  • Hero Central
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Hero Central: Love Kitchen serves homeless

Hero Central: Love Kitchen serves homelessAn international restaurant chain partnered up with a local non-profit Monday to help end the cycle of hunger and homelessness in Marietta
  • Local
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Hero Central

Marietta man scales highest mountain in Antarctica

Marietta man scales highest mountain in AntarcticaA Marietta man is following his dreams to brand new heights.
  • Hero Central
  • 3 months ago
Hero Central

Hundreds served in annual Hosea Feed the Hungry MLK Dinner

Hundreds served in annual Hosea Feed the Hungry MLK DinnerHosea Feed the Hungry fed thousands in their annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day dinner on Monday.
  • Hero Central
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Life

Incredible act of patriotism after vet's flag stolen

Incredible act of patriotism after vet's flag stolenRetired Navy Captain Billy Creech is a proud American citizen.
  • Life
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Life

15-month-old 'Valiant Vito' sports superhero capes while battling brain tumor

15-month-old 'Valiant Vito' sports superhero capes while battling brain tumorLittle Victor "Vito" Skaro of Waconia, Minnesota, who turns 15 months old on Christmas Day, has been nicknamed "Valiant Vito" for embodying the spirit of a superhero while battling his brain tumor.
  • Life
  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
News

Hero Central: Valiant Vito

Hero Central: Valiant VitoLittle Victor "Vito" Skaro of Waconia, Minnesota, who turns 15 months old on Christmas Day, has been nicknamed "Valiant Vito" for embodying the spirit of a superhero while battling his brain tumor.
  • News
  • 3 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Ludacris visits patients CHOA at Hughes Spalding

Ludacris visits patients CHOA at Hughes SpaldingLudacris helped give smiles and warm clothes to sick children at Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta at Hughes Spalding on Monday.
  • Local
  • 4 months ago
Local

Hero Central: High tech Santa

Hero Central: High tech SantaTechnology company Cisco teamed up with Santa to spread holiday cheer at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Covington

Officer Morgan receives new uniform

Officer Morgan receives new uniformA young man made an honorary officer with the Covington Police Department has received his official uniform.
  • Covington
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Life

Holiday for heroes: Thank the troops!

Holiday for heroes: Thank the troops!Together, we can do extraordinary things.
  • Life
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Suwanee

Hero Central: Community rallies after Suwanee house fire

Hero Central: Community rallies after Suwanee house fireAs most of us sat down for turkey last Thursday, a Suwanee family needed to figure out how to rebuild.
  • Suwanee
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Marietta

Thanks for Giving program aids Cobb Co. families

Thanks for Giving program aids Cobb Co. familiesMore than 80,000 pounds of food is being handed out to families in need in Cobb County.
  • Marietta
  • 5 months ago