EVERYDAY HERO STORIES
Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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Honor
CARING
THAD DORRIS Brylee Sanford Mrs.Collins RTI August 24, 2016 My Hero Do you have a hero that is kind, respectful, and brave? Well I do and my hero is my dad. Why my dad is my hero is that he does a lot of stuff for me. My reasons are all about dads and why they help. Here are some reasons why....
SUBMITTED BY MASON
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Brave
FAMILY
NOLAN WATKINS Nolan Watkins Mrs.Collins Class RTI August 24 2016 MY HERO My Hero is my dad because he is strong, brave ,smart, kind, and amazing. He saves lives, he's athletic and he is caring, he is brave, and he has skills. He is willing to buy me stuff...
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Being there
BEING THERE
AMANDA BLACKBURN Emily Blackburn Mrs. Collins RTI August 24, 2016 Do you have a favorite hero of yours? I do, its my mom. There are many reasons way someone can be your hero. They could have bought you something, gave you a roof over your head, given you food when you needed it, or drove you to school and...
SUBMITTED BY EMILY BLACKBURN
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Love
LOVE
CHRISTIE MCALISTER Ayden McAlister Mrs. Collins Class RTI 8\24\16 My mom is my hero. The reason my mom is my hero is because she's the nicest person in my life. My mom also lets me have and my own because when I was little I had to sleep in the same room as my mommy. Here are some more...
SUBMITTED BY AYDEN MCALISTER
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Being there
BEING THERE
AMANDA BLACKBURN Emily Blackburn Mrs. Collins RTI August 24, 2016 Do you have a favorite hero of yours? I do, its my mom. There are many reasons way someone can be your hero. They could have bought you something, gave you a roof over your head, given you food when you needed it, or drove you to school and...
SUBMITTED BY EMILY BLACKBURN
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Th
JOY
CLARRISA GARDNER Ky'Marieon Gardner REACH RTI August 24, 2O16 S My Hero My hero is Mom because she inspires me to do a lot of things like be better at basketball. She's hard working. She's awesome. She's loving and caring.She gave birth to me. She lets us go over...
SUBMITTED BY KY'MARIEON GARDNER
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Honor
LOVE
LINDESY CRABTREE Shaunna king Mrs.collins RTI August 24,2016 My Hero My hero is my mom. My mom was born here in Springfield so she knows all the cool things here. She always takes us to the coolest place. My mom has been all over the world with her family. She wants us to have a great life and...
SUBMITTED BY SHAUNNA KING
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Hard work
HARD WORK
BRAD SANFORD Brylee Sanford Mrs.Collins RTI August 24, 2016 My Hero Do you have a hero that is kind, respectful, and brave? Well I do and my hero is my dad. Why my dad is my hero is that he does a lot of stuff for me. My reasons are all about dads and why they help.Here are some reasons why. One of my...
SUBMITTED BY BRYLEE
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BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
WALT DISNEY My Hero! My superhero is Walt Disney for making my life more fun and creative. And other people and etc... I really like his movies and the cartoons that he and other people made. He made my life more happier and better than I was before! He made me change and be more amazing! The first time I watched his...
SUBMITTED BY JENNY
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Localkids
CHARITY
AXANA SOLTAN Axana's courage and selflessness puts me in awe. At the age of just 19, she has touched hundreds of poor children’s lives locally, nationally and internationally. Axana Soltan is a 19-year old Philanthropist, Global ambassador, and Youth activist empowering young people in areas of education, employability,...
SUBMITTED BY WAJMA SOLTAN
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RESPONSIBILITY
PHILLIP HORNE My birth father died when I was 5 years old. He died active military, while stationed in Hawaii. My mom moved 3 girls, myself, her other daughter, and my birth fathers daughter back to Texas. She met the man I call dad at parents without partners, a military function, and that was the greatest day of my life. I...
SUBMITTED BY KIMBERLY ROBERTSON
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ACHIEVEMENT
LINDA WYNKOOP Linda Wynkoop, great Spanish & English teacher. Always working the extra mile for her students. She has been a single mom and not only working hard as mom & professional educator, also getting a Master Degree. Promoting the Latino Culture, creating a Folkloric Dance group for after school activities. Linda...
SUBMITTED BY MARICRUZ FLORES
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Deb
COMPASSION
DEB HELFRICH Deb is a selfless woman who puts herself 'on the line' to benefit the well being of those in experiencing challenging health circumstances. I came to know Deb via Professional Networking site LinkedIn and now on beBee.com. Her endless pursuit to research solutions that enhance the quality of life for those who...
SUBMITTED BY IRENE HACKETT
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COMMITMENT
CYNTHIA ESTRADA Cynthia Trivino is the definition of compassion, perseverance, and leadership. She is 30 years old and has been volunteering in her community since she was only 12! When Cynthia was 8 years old, she auditioned and obtained a leading role in Salome Bay’s Rainbow World. This play ran during the summer of 1993 at...
SUBMITTED BY NORMA TRIVINO
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CLASS AND GRACE
MISHAL O'NEIL Mishal’s ex-husband was addicted to alcohol and would blow almost all the money they made. At one point because of his alcohol and anger issues they were on the verge of getting separated. And to make matters worse, he started to abuse her… She wanted to do something extraordinary like taking baking as a...
SUBMITTED BY TRACY GRAHAM
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