May 14, 2015 9:45 amUNC's Roy Williams tries to help bullied student get through tough time
Tiger Woods writes encouraging letter to bullied young fan
Character Counts | May 13, 2015 3:41 pmTiger Woods recently wrote an encouraging letter to a teenager who had been struggling with bullies at school. The young man had been getting picked on by classmates because of his stutter. In...
Williams Field High School senior-to-be uses own battle with cancer to help others in same position
Adam Green | April 29, 2015 5:59 pmSometimes the best thing one person can do for another is inspire them. How one goes about doing that varies, but the end result -- that the inspired is better off than before -- is always the same....
Leah Still scores touchdown at Temple spring game
Character Counts | April 27, 2015 5:14 pmThe story of NFL player Devon Still and his daughter, Leah, has been told many times. The elder Still essentially gave up his NFL dreams in order to help care for Leah, who was battling cancer. Well,...
Former Sun Devil Will Sutton lends helping hand to tornado victims in northern Illinois
Character Counts | April 24, 2015 2:16 pmFormer Arizona State Sun Devil and current Chicago Bears defensive lineman Will Sutton spent Friday Fairdale, Illinois helping tornado victims. Alongside fellow Bears teammates Blake Annen and...
Former Chiefs WR Dwayne Bowe says one last, special goodbye
Character Counts | April 23, 2015 10:57 amDwayne Bowe is no longer with the Kansas City Chiefs, but that does not mean he has given up all things Kansas City. In fact, as
Minnesota Vikings receiver one of many who attended young girl's birthday party
Character Counts | April 21, 2015 4:26 pmFew things are better than when society comes steps up big. Last week, Mackenzie Moretter of Shakopee, Minnesota, turned 10. Her birthday party was scheduled for Saturday, but with just days left before...
Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end William Gholston repays favor ... with interest
Character Counts | April 13, 2015 8:55 amOne day when William Gholston of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers was a senior in high school in Detroit, his car ran out of gas. He found a service station nearby, but like many young drivers, didn't have...
OKC Thunder guard Russell Westbrook donates car to single mother
Character Counts | April 07, 2015 11:17 amRussell Westbrook scored 41 points in February's NBA All-Star Game in leading the West to a 163-158 win over the East. Along with a trophy, the Oklahoma City guard also earned a car. But Westbrook,...
Highland High School senior pushes self to help friend cross finish line
Adam Green | April 06, 2015 7:06 pmCompeting in and finishing a triathlon is not an easy task. Doing so while helping a friend also get through the course, which involves swimming, cycling and running, would seem like too much to handle. But...