‘We’re no different to anyone else’ : Paralympics Rio opening ceremony sends great message

Last night, Rio threw its arms wide open again at the MaracanĂ£ in front of a raucous, mostly Brazilian, sell-out crowd eager to herald the […]

Allison Jones Selected As U.S. Flag Bearer For Rio 2016 Paralympic Games

U.S. Paralympics announced that cyclist Allison Jones has been selected as the flag bearer to represent the U.S. Paralympic Team at the Opening Ceremony. U.S. […]

Iredell athlete named as Special Olympics ambassador

Olin resident Reece Williams, 20, has been named a Global Messenger for the Iredell Special Olympics organization. Only ten athletes in the state are chosen […]