Maggie Root, 5, at her home in Hampton, Va. Root was diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis at 2. She was recently named the Snowflake Princess for community's Jingle Bell Run Saturday.
( Diane Mathews / Newport News Daily Press )
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