Category: Mission Moment

A mother’s pain and grief lead to her passion to keep fighting to end drunk driving. By: Michelle Ramsey-Hawkins Khaiden and Samuel I walked into Livingston Parish court room 2 months after the crash and I sat on...

A mother’s grief and loss, turns to a passion to end drunk driving. By: Ava Fontenot Lindsey My 25year old son Lindsey and his 21year old friend Raymond were killed by a drunk driver on July 2,...

Mission Moment “You are paralyzed . . . We don’t know if you will walk again.” I looked around the hospital room, confused, and blinked my eyes several times as I tried to...

To all the patrol officers, detectives, DUI task force officers… From Susie Spoolstra-Kelley Zachary Spoolstra’s “Momma” I first want to thank you for reading my story, and I want to thank you on behalf of my experience with...

BRETT’S STORY: THE DAY THAT CHANGED OUR LIVES FOREVER By Chrissie Poarch (Aunt) My heart sank on Sunday morning, September 17, 2017, when my mother and I watched a Georgia State Patrol trooper...

A LIFETIME OF REGRET By Steve Mason May 6, 2005 was a warm spring day in northeastern Indiana. Our 20-year-old son Chris had arrived home from college the night before, ready to enjoy a 3-day weekend at...

A Mother’s Love By: Anne Kimmel and Lois Benjamin David and Sharree 20 minutes before their lives were taken. Thank you, officers, in advance. Thank you for your protection. Thank you for stopping every person you see driving erratically or...

A GOD-Story: From Death To Life Patti Foster Character can be formed, crafted, and shaped in so many different ways… Helen Keller, through her life-long adversity, learned: Character is not developed in quiet and ease. Only through...

“I came across another one of her motivational messages, this time in a photo taken of the palm of her hand, on which she had written: “Finish It.”  That short message, which I now wear...

Jill C. Mason Sacramento, California On April 11, 2004, I was a 26-year-old triathlete, with a master’s degrees, and a career in marketing with an engineering firm in Mountain View, CA. While on a bike ride on...