Monday, September 1 2014 1:31 PM EDT2014-09-01 17:31:17 GMT
The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a man on a motorcycle was killed in a crash Monday morning.Troopers say the crash occurred on Bookman Rd. about three miles west of Elgin at about 6 a.m. The motorcycleMore >>
The South Carolina Highway Patrol says a man on a motorcycle was killed in a crash Monday morningMore >>
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TYLER, TX (KLTV) -
Nadia Threadgill of Longview is a small 6-year-old girl with a big heart.
She's on a mission to ring her bell and raise as much money as possible for one simple reason.
"To get a lot of money for the ones that don't have toys," said Nadia.
Nadia's mother Michele says Nadia loves to help others, and The Salvation Army is something Nadia has a passion for.
"I noticed when we went to other stores she would see the bell ringers and she would always have to give some money," said Michele. "It really excited her to the point where she started bringing a change purse with her to make sure she had enough money for them."
This little girl has done more than put money in the bucket to help bell ringers.
"She actually got hot chocolate by herself and brought it up to bell ringers," said Michele.
Nadia is only six, so her relatives have to take her to volunteer. They say her giving spirit is being passed on to them too.
"We've really enjoyed it, and one thing that's really incredible is how easy it is to volunteer and people don't realize that," said Michele. "People are like, 'You're doing this big thing,' and it's not."
"It's fun and it's sweet," said Nadia.
Walgreens employees in Tyler say her bell ringing is paying off.
"Everyone has been walking in with a smile today, laughing, and saying, 'Did you see the little girl outside? She's so cute,'" said Brett McCanally, a Walgreens employee. "Everyone's asking, 'Hey can you break this? Can I get cash back?' They all are trying to make sure they have enough pocket change to dump in the bin for the little girl."
This was Nadia's first time to ring the bell for The Salvation Army, and she has already signed up for her next bell ringing.
If you'd like to meet Nadia and donate to The Salvation Army with her, she'll be at the same Walgreens on Rieck Street in Tyler on Monday, December 23rd, from 6-8 that night.
Sunday, August 31 2014 4:12 PM EDT2014-08-31 20:12:10 GMT
CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – Dozens of videos are all over Twitter from parties held at Coastal Carolina University. Many of the posts lead back to a group called I'm Shmacked. It makes videos at universitiesMore >>
Dozens of videos are all over social media from parties held at Coastal Carolina University.More >>
Friday, August 29 2014 12:21 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:21:29 GMT
An Alexander County woman is facing charges after deputies say she molested a four-year-old at a church while services were happening. According to the Alexander County Sheriff's Office, 52-year-old CarolMore >>
According to the Alexander County Sheriff's Office, 52-year-old Carol Diane Britto, of Taylorsville, was charged with one count of first degree statutory sex offense and one count of indecent liberties with a child.More >>
Monday, September 1 2014 7:54 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:54:12 GMT
Whitney Hempsey remembered what doctors told her before she gave birth to her second child years ago. "It's like, 'Hey, are you tired of being pregnant?" Hempsey recalled. "'We can give you this and youMore >>
Mothers come together at Improving Birth Rally in an effort to stop rushed births.More >>
Monday, September 1 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:18:34 GMT
Under a bright Carolina sun, citizens across the state enjoy going out and making a few waves on the lakes. Some like Johnathan Crossland enjoy fishing as a method of recreation and relaxation for a while.More >>
Boaters and law enforcement officials provide safety advice when making waves on the lakes.More >>
Monday, September 1 2014 3:55 PM EDT2014-09-01 19:55:16 GMT
As America's population of World War II veterans continues to shrink, respect for their role in history appears to be growing. Among those heroes are the thousands of troops who brought Hitler's EuropeMore >>
As America's population of World War II veterans continues to shrink, respect for their role in history appears to be growing.More >>