Dog finds forever home after spending 2,461 days in shelter

 Good News Notes: “Some dogs only spend hours in a shelter, while others wait days, months and in this case – 6 years. Sandi, a 12-year-old pit bull-boxer mix, spent half of her life at the Marion-Grant County Humane Society in Indiana. She was finally adopted on Jan. 3 by the Rhodes family. The shelter…

Christmas surprise! Fort Drum soldiers come home

 Good News Notes: “It’s a Christmas surprise – 120 soldiers are home for the holidays.  They’re all from the 10th Mountain Division Combat Aviation Brigade and most of them came home from Afghanistan.” “They weren’t expected to be home until July.” “The soldiers say there’s no better Christmas present than being with loved ones.” View…

Family of injured veteran gets shocking Christmas gift: ‘I felt like I was gonna drop dead’

Good News Notes: “‘Overwhelmed.’ ‘Disbelief.’ ‘Surreal.’ That is how U.S. army Specialist Andy Jones and his family felt after receiving their brand new mortgage-free home, designed specifically to accommodate Jones’ medical needs.” “The exclusive holiday Fox Nation special, “A Very Building Homes for Heroes Christmas,” profiles one of the many military families who have been given a new…

Surprise baby born prematurely home for the holidays

 Good News Notes: “A Delaware woman who thought she couldn’t have children unexpectedly gave birth in the bathroom without showing any symptoms before delivering in September. Fast forward a few months later and the baby is home from the hospital right in time for the holidays.” “Collazo suffers from a gynecological condition that she says…

How to win a $400,000 Atlanta house in the new year

 Good News Notes: “For a $25 donation, you could start the new year in a $400,000 home. “From now through Jan. 3, 2020, donations to help build a new women and children’s shelter will enter you in a sweepstakes to win a new home near downtown Atlanta.” “The Atlanta Mission has partnered with Brock Built Homes and Underpriced Furniture…