Wyoming ready to help Tyler smile again

Teresa Verbeek just wants to see her son smile again. Tyler, 18, has a severe form spina bifida and lost his hearing after an operation as a child. But, he’s really a normal teenager. “I refused to put him in a bubble when he was born,” she says. “I told him, ‘you are going to… Read more »

Petrolia teen aims to raise $2.2 million for multi-use tennis facility

Matt Mueller is moving his dream to Petrolia. The 16 year-old tennis phenom has been working for the last three years with the City of Sarnia to build an all-season multi-sport complex complete with three tennis courts. But Mueller says the project is stalled because a location can’t be found. So he’s moving his $2.2… Read more »

East Lambton letters touch Humbolt hearts

Charlie Verhoeven has been thinking a lot about the Humbolt Broncos. The 13 year-old Watford hockey player – like many others – was stunned nine months ago when 16 players and coaches died in a horrific crash in Saskatchewan. Verhoeven talked about it with his mom, Heather Letkeman, and his class at school. He’s even… Read more »