| Apr 23, 2013
| 7:44 AM
Being “shoebox crazy” is something Danville’s Kathy Kendrick and Liberty’s Nicki Johnson have become used to. As part of the collection team for the Danville area, they were two of many volunteers who packed and collected about 23,...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 12:22 PM
The name of the game is teamwork, as a group of volunteers worked hard all for play in Plainwell.
They loaded dozens of poles and playground equipment onto a semi-truck. The 40,000 pound load is headed to Zambia, which is in Africa.
"A lot of these kids...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 7:13 AM
MFUWE, Zambia - We're nodding off in our tent, pitched under a tree, when the crunching and gnashing begin.
It's the hippos again, a half-dozen massive beasts climbing up from the Luangwa River for their nightly feed. During September, a hot, dry month...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 9:41 PM
Though separated by an ocean and thousands of miles, when Sister Lynette Rodrigues arrived at Presentation Convent in Aberdeen from Zambia, she felt a connection with the Aberdeen sisters.
"The first thing for me was the sense of Presentation, of...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Wednesday was the last check-up for Anderson Mambwe. This Saturday Anderson is going home to Zambia.
"They were all expecting me to have my legs amputated," says Mambwe, "My mom she will be very proud of me."
Anderson's feet were deformed causing...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 4:26 PM
An update now on a story we first brought to you a couple of weeks ago.
A 17-year-old boy from the African country of Zambia is getting life saving surgery Friday in one of our hometowns.
Orphan Medical Network International and another organization...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Chester H. Sollenberger, 86, of Lebanon, Pa., died Friday, Oct. 12, 2012, at his residence.
He was married 55 years to Mildred Grove Sollenberger, who passed away March 13, 2003, while living in Hagerstown, Md.
Chester was employed in mechanical...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 5:31 PM
A teen from the African nation of Zambia has feet that are size 17 but after two surgeries, his feet will be about size 13. Anderson Mambwe suffers from a condition similar to Elephantiasis. Our cameras were there when Anderson was baptized at St John...
| May 5, 2012
| 1:05 AM
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| May 16, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Four Hope College Alumni and their young families are bringing new hope to orphans in Africa.
Two families are heading out from West Michigan in July to start up a new school in the rural village of Chongwe, in the country of Zambia. The work...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 2:12 PM
The Rev. Gerald "Gerry" Vincent Lardner, a Sulpician priest who taught preaching and later served as a missionary in Africa, died of cancer June 18 at Mercy Medical Center. He was 70 and lived in North Baltimore.
Born in Baltimore and raised on...