Get unlimited digital access to $0.99 for 4 weeks.

Today's Photo Journal: July 4, 2010

Jamie and Lance Wheeler's daughter, 3-year-old Makaeya, has been diagnosed with MLD, a rare genetic disease that has no cure. The disease, basically, robs the brain's ability to communicate with muscles until the child can't walk, talk or, later, move. It will likely kill her. The Easton... MONICA CABRERA / THE MORNING CALL