| Mar 30, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Bail was denied today for a 19-year-old man accused of fatally shooting his grandfather as the older man left his home for an early-morning dialysis appointment earlier this month.
William D. Strickland, of the 400 block of East 95th Street, shot his...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 5:47 AM
A 64-year-old woman has been charged along with her grandson in the slaying of her 72-year-old husband, who was killed on his way to dialysis treatment, police said.
The woman and her grandson then used the slain man's money to buy a car, home...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 10:16 PM
From kidney dialysis to physical therapy, Avera St. Luke's health academy exposes area high school students to different health careers in the hope they will return to their hometowns.
Local juniors and seniors had the chance to interact with St. Luke'...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 10:30 AM
One Roanoke woman keeps her cell phone at her side always. The reason? She's waiting for a call that could save her life.
To understand this woman's story you have to go back several years to when 41 year old Jenny Mays DeLorenzo was just 17 and a...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 6:22 PM
A Far South Side man was in a gangway just steps from his home early Saturday when he was shot to death in an apparent robbery attempt while walking toward the ride scheduled to take him to a dialysis appointment.
Neighbors, family members and the...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 3:45 PM
In the back corner of Simeon's cafeteria, at a table usually reserved for boys basketball players, Jabari Parker is talking about a couple of dark weeks he experienced over the summer, when he went from being on top of the high school basketball world...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 5:28 PM
On his father: "I'm just glad I have a father in my life because a lot of people don't have that. More importantly, his example of what he's shown me is what helps me. He played in the NBA, and I can't say anything to him because I'm...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 11:00 PM
The Salvation Army eagerly looks forward to bringing the community a center within the next few months where families can feel safe and develop in a variety of ways.
It has owned a property at Fourth Street and Ross Avenue for about a dozen years but has...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Members of the Detroit Lions and their cheerleading squad were in Benton Harbor Saturday for a special football and cheer camp.
Joique Bell, a 26-year-old Benton Harbor native and running back for the Detroit Lions, hosted the camp for the third...
| Jun 9, 2013
The new emphasis on patient-centered care, prompted by the Affordable Care Act, is having a spill-over effect. More and more people are documenting what type of medical care they want and don't want through advance directives.
"I call them life-planning...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 1:41 PM
On this Valentine's week news of a new heart procedure that's now being done at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. Could it take the place of traditional open heart surgery? In some cases the answer is yes.
As we age it's not uncommon to develop...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 4:01 AM
A local family is going to great lengths to find a kidney donor. They have spent thousands of dollars to rent billboard space. And they don't have much time left.
In the Graf household, the attention is usually centered on 1-year-old Adelynn. In fact,...