When the massive Creek Fire hit the Sierra National Forest in California, Reese Osterberg’s Fresno county home was burned to the ground. Thankfully, her family—along with their livestock—have evacuated to safety before the blazes encroached upon their residence last month. The 9-year-old girl is devastated by the loss of their home, but her grief multiplied
After doctors told him that he had only two years to live, this man set out on a serious weight loss plan to extend his life. At age 38 and weighing 651 lbs (46.5 stone), Carlos Orosco was sitting in the doctor’s office discussing leg amputation. His weight caused cellulitis, which is a common skin
We all know Dirk Nowitzki – the legendary NBA star who played for just one team – the Dallas Mavericks – for an incredible 21 years. On April 9, after scoring 30 points in a match against the Phoenix Suns, Nowitzki confirmed the news that fans have long been suspecting – he was officially retiring.
There are two types of performances: one that is unremarkable and easily forgotten, and one that astonishes and makes an impression on its audience, leaving them wanting to see more. Certainly, it would be the latter once you’ve watched the Emerald Belles’ high kick routine that they performed during the Showmakers of America Dance Competition.
Sports is more than a game of strength, agility, and endurance. True sports has the power to connect and unite people as they cheer their hearts out for the team they are supporting. Hence, it is only safe to say that Nelson Mandela is right when he said that sports has the power to change