Karin could not anchor the news on Thursday night, because she was attending the 22nd annual Media Award Banquet of the Texas Chapter of the American Cancer Society.
About 1.2 million Americans will be diagnosed with cancer this year, according to the American Cancer Society. It is understandably a scary diagnosis, and we are quick to sympathize with the patient who begins treatment. But what about the children who watch cancer change their mom or dad? Words of wisdom from a little Girl Scout at Murfee Elementary.
In our special report, Kaitlyn's Story, we hear what it's like for a 7-year-old to watch her mom fight an agressive form of breast cancer.
A medical fund has been established by friends of the Hibdon family. The account is at American State Bank under "Lynnetta Hibdon medical expenses."