Wish comes true for Zack Jones

 

CADIZ – Zack Jones, above right, of Freeport, is unsuspecting as volunteers unveil the signage on his new pull tractor. Jones, a 14-year-old cancer survivor, was surprised during the Harrison County Fair on July 9.
Todd Kendle, left, of New Philadelphia, a longtime family friend, spearheaded the project and received help from 50 other people, with about 10 people building the International 856 and further contributions of money and materials coming from as far as Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Missouri.
More on this heart warming event in this weeks print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.
NH Photos/AMY GAREIS

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2 Comments

 
  1. michael norquest
    2011-07-18
    16:50:25

    What a wonderful story, a bring out the smiles and good wishes for a young man who seems to be the face of what is good about small towns and a larger community of caring people.
    Thanks

     
  2. BILL MOYERS
    2011-07-19
    18:52:58

    I LEFT HARRISON COUNTY IN THE EARLY 80"S BUT THESE TYPE OF THINGS ARE WHAT MAKES ME PROUD TO BE FROM HARRISON COUNTY AND TO CALL SCIO MY HOME. GOOD STORY THANKS

     
 

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