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‘Fearless’ Veteran Army Nurse Turns 100, Shares Memories of World War II

‘Fearless’ Veteran Army Nurse Turns 100, Shares Memories of World War II

BY LOUISE BEVAN Way back in 1944, nurse Regina Benson joined the Army Nurse Corps in Philadelphia when she was just 24. Now the veteran Army nurse of McLean, Virginia, is 100 years old. Benson hails the United States as “the greatest country in the world.” She urges young Americans today to love their country and remember the sacrifices that […]

Toddler Catches Cops’ Attention, Leads to Help for Mom Who Fled Domestic Abuse

Toddler Catches Cops’ Attention, Leads to Help for Mom Who Fled Domestic Abuse

BY LOUISE BEVAN An unplanned encounter with a 2-year-old led two Texas police officers to pull out all the stops for a mom of six in need. Dallas Police Patrol Officers Reneeshia McIntyre and Delia Pesina were responding to a call at an Old East Dallas apartment complex on Aug. 6 when a pint-sized resident caught their attention, […]

‘It’s the Best Day of My Life’: MA. Firefighter Finally Returns to Work After Beating Cancer

‘It’s the Best Day of My Life’: MA. Firefighter Finally Returns to Work After Beating Cancer

BY EMG INSPIRED STAFF Wellesley, Massachusetts, firefighter Joanie Cullinan returned to work after an 18-month fight against cancer, and she expressed how it felt to be back. “Amazing,” she said, talking to Boston 25 News. It’s the best day of my life so far. That’s for sure.” Fellow firefighters and local law enforcement were on hand to welcome her back for […]

A Heart Restored: My Visit to Virginia’s Historic Triangle

A Heart Restored: My Visit to Virginia’s Historic Triangle

BY JEFF MINICK   It was early September and pouring rain when my friend John and I hopped aboard a time machine and traveled back into the 17th century.  I had arrived in America’s Historic Triangle, Tidewater Virginia’s Jamestown, Williamsburg, and Yorktown. To prepare for the journey, I had looked at online sites, read a […]

Sheriff and 4 Deputies All Welcome Baby Girls at Same Time, Share Adorable Photoshoot

Sheriff and 4 Deputies All Welcome Baby Girls at Same Time, Share Adorable Photoshoot

BY LOUISE BEVAN In a truly once-in-a-lifetime occurrence, Virginia’s Franklin County Sheriff and four deputies all welcomed baby girls into their families within weeks of one another. The colleagues got together to mark the occasion with a photoshoot that was both rare and adorable. Sheriff Bill Overton stood front and center on the day with his baby granddaughter in his […]

Veteran-Owned Apparel Company Raises $26,000 To Support The Families Of Deputies Shot In LA

Veteran-Owned Apparel Company Raises $26,000 To Support The Families Of Deputies Shot In LA

  KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter   A veteran-owned apparel company has raised over $26,000 over the course of two weeks for the families of the two Los Angeles deputies who were reportedly shot while sitting in their patrol car. Two Los Angeles sheriff’s deputies sustained several injuries after they were “ambushed” by a single gunman while […]

Convoy of Police Officers Show Up to Escort Sons of Fallen Officer on First Day of School

Convoy of Police Officers Show Up to Escort Sons of Fallen Officer on First Day of School

BY LOUISE BEVAN As their fallen comrade’s sons embarked upon their first day back at school in Ohio, members of the Toledo Police Department showed up in full uniform, and full force, to escort them. Younes and Maytham Dia, the sons of Toledo Police Officer Anthony Dia, who was killed in the line of duty, did not have to bear their […]

Lenoir City Police Rescue Woman Held in Apartment Human-Trafficking Operation

Lenoir City Police Rescue Woman Held in Apartment Human-Trafficking Operation

BY EMG INSPIRED STAFF Last week, Lenoir City Police Department (LCPD) officers liberated an adult woman who was being held against her will inside an apartment complex in North Carolina. Local resident Breotta Pringle is being charged with one count of human trafficking and one count of simple assault. According to the arrest warrant, Pringle allegedly held the […]

California Pet Store Owner Helps Man Who Lost His Home in LNU Lightning Complex Fire

California Pet Store Owner Helps Man Who Lost His Home in LNU Lightning Complex Fire

BY EMG INSPIRED STAFF The LNU Lightning Complex Fires swept through Vacaville, California, earlier this month, devastating homes and leaving many locals with no place to live. Many have turned up at Western Ranch Pet Supply, where donations and other assistance are being offered by the community. Local resident Dave Dubay lost his home to the fire […]

Texas State Troopers Rescue 500th Missing Child in Traffic Stop Since Child Protection Training

Texas State Troopers Rescue 500th Missing Child in Traffic Stop Since Child Protection Training

BY LOUISE BEVAN Texas State Troopers have safely recovered their 500th missing child during a traffic stop on Sept. 16—a milestone in the war to end human trafficking. The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) director, Steven McCraw, has praised the Troopers for their “outstanding contribution.” The nationwide Interdiction for the Protection of Children (IPC) program has something to do […]