News for the Soul He has mowed lawns for free in all 50 states five times. This time it was for veterans. image

He has mowed lawns for free in all 50 states five times. This time it was for veterans.

Last Update: June 15, 2019 at 12:59 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  June 2019   He has mowed lawns for free in all 50 states five times. This time it was for veterans.   Have you been to all 50 states before? What about five times? Rodney Smith Jr. is finishing his fifth “tour” of the United States helping people in need, such as Read More

News for the Soul Ohio teen loses more than 100 pounds while walking to school every day image

Ohio teen loses more than 100 pounds while walking to school every day

Last Update: May 18, 2019 at 4:20 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:   May 19, 2019   Ohio teen loses more than 100 pounds while walking to school every day   Two years ago, Michael Watson was in a rut. The 6-foot-4 inch teen weighed 335 pounds and was often bullied about his weight. “My self-confidence was zero,” Watson, who turns 18 on Wednesday, told Read More

News for the Soul She learned to fly a plane with just her feet. Now, Jessica Cox is inspiring women in aviation around the world image

She learned to fly a plane with just her feet. Now, Jessica Cox is inspiring women in aviation around the world

Last Update: May 18, 2019 at 4:15 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  May 18, 2019 She learned to fly a plane with just her feet. Now, Jessica Cox is inspiring women in aviation around the world   It’s natural for pilot Jessica Cox to place her right foot on the yoke and her left foot on the throttle right before she’s cleared for takeoff. Read More

News for the Soul A woman took a picture of three Irish men in Times Square. It took Twitter only an hour to track the lads down. image

A woman took a picture of three Irish men in Times Square. It took Twitter only an hour to track the lads down.

Last Update: May 18, 2019 at 4:07 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  May 18, 2019   A woman took a picture of three Irish men in Times Square. It took Twitter only an hour to track the lads down. Christina Boniello was strolling through Times Square earlier this month when a group of three men with Irish accents asked her to snap a photo Read More

News for the Soul ‘Rocks of Hope’ message inspires Triangle woman to carry on founder’s inspirational mission image

‘Rocks of Hope’ message inspires Triangle woman to carry on founder’s inspirational mission

Last Update: May 9, 2019 at 5:27 pm

SOURCE: WRAL   Date:  May 9, 2019   ‘Rocks of Hope’ message inspires Triangle woman to carry on founder’s inspirational mission   Shortly after Susan Garrett was diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumor, known as NET cancer, she went to a dark place.   “I was just angry most of the time,” she said. “I wasn’t Read More

News for the Soul This 10-year-old girl was born with no hands. She just won a national handwriting competition image

This 10-year-old girl was born with no hands. She just won a national handwriting competition

Last Update: May 3, 2019 at 3:40 pm

SOURCE:  CNN DATE:  April 2019     This 10-year-old girl was born with no hands. She just won a national handwriting competition   A 10-year-old girl who was born without hands has proven that she can complete tasks as well as anyone else — if not better. With a neatly written cursive sample, Sara Hinesley Read More

News for the Soul Adopted Woman Whose Family Thought She Was Dead Reunites with Siblings 60 Years Later image

Adopted Woman Whose Family Thought She Was Dead Reunites with Siblings 60 Years Later

Last Update: April 22, 2019 at 4:25 pm

SOURCE:  People DATE:   April 22, 2019   Adopted Woman Whose Family Thought She Was Dead Reunites with Siblings 60 Years Later   For decades, Sylvia Kewer’s family thought she was dead — on Saturday, they reunited for the first time after more than 60 years   For decades, Sylvia Kewer’s family thought she was dead. Read More

News for the Soul Cancer Diagnosis Leads Longtime Friends to Discover They’re Actually Brothers: It’s ‘Amazing’ image

Cancer Diagnosis Leads Longtime Friends to Discover They’re Actually Brothers: It’s ‘Amazing’

Last Update: April 22, 2019 at 4:20 pm

Source: People Date:  April 22, 2019 Cancer Diagnosis Leads Longtime Friends to Discover They’re Actually Brothers: It’s ‘Amazing’   Walter Gordy and Mark Tolson have known each other for 12 years, but it was a cancer diagnosis that led the pair to discover they’re actually brothers   Both Walter Gordy, 37, and Mark Tolson, 36, Read More

News for the Soul Woman who heard Casey crying calls it a miracle that he was found alive image

Woman who heard Casey crying calls it a miracle that he was found alive

Last Update: January 26, 2019 at 11:21 am

Source: WITN Date: January 26, 2019   Woman who heard Casey crying calls it a miracle that he was found alive     CRAVEN COUNTY, NC (WITN) Walking her dogs along Aurora Road Thursday night Linda Fraker thought she heard a child crying in the woods. She did. And that child turned out to be 3-year-old Read More

News for the Soul A man wore a sign to find his wife a kidney donor image

A man wore a sign to find his wife a kidney donor

Last Update: December 30, 2018 at 11:27 am

SOURCE: Cnn DATE:  December 2018   A man wore a sign to find his wife a kidney donor   It was a Friday afternoon like any other. I ate lunch, dropped off my dry cleaning, then stopped by my local Target to pick up some prescriptions. But on the way to the counter I noticed Read More