Cat Stranded Up Tree For 3 Days Reunited With Long Island Family

Good News Notes: “One lucky cat is back home with his family after going missing last week and finding himself up a tree. Tiger, a domestic shorthair tabby cat, was rescued in a Town of Smithtown operation, officials said in a news release. A Nesconset resident on Friday heard meowing coming from one of her…

Atlanta crews rescue people trapped inside overturned RV on I-20

Good News Notes: “Atlanta fire rescues crews worked to pull people trapped inside an overturned RV on Interstate 20.” View the whole story here: https://www.wsbtv.com/news/local/atlanta/crews-working-rescue-multiple-people-trapped-inside-overturned-rv/BL4LKX6QHJHWTDTPJR3VXGS5PU/

Lebanon honors heroic waitress

Good News Notes: “Lebanon Mayor Bernie Ash recently proclaimed Phyllis Banfield Day in Lebanon to honor a woman he called a hero after she rescued a man from a truck fire. Banfield, a waitress at Uncle Pete’s Truck Stop, saved a truck driver in April after his big rig caught fire just before dawn while…

Heroic rescue made in multi-house fire in Bellaire

 Good News Notes: “ A Good Samaritan and a Bellaire police officer are being hailed as heroes after they helped two people to safety following a multi-house fire in the village on Thursday morning. Flames and heavy smoke billowed from two homes that caught on fire shortly after 11 o’clock.” View the whole story here: https://wtov9.com/news/local/breaking-heroic-rescue-made-in-bellaire-multi-house-fire

Elderly Bayard man saved following heart attack

 Good News Notes: “An elderly Bayard man who suffered a heart attack Sunday was saved following treatment from a Bayard police officer and volunteer firefighters. Bayard Police Chief Lee Alirez said that the man was flown out of Gila Regional Medical Center and is doing OK. According to a press release sent by Alirez, Bayard…

Mooresville Hotel Saved By Sprinklers During Grease Fire

Good News Notes: “Mooresville fire officials are crediting a hotel sprinkler system at the Hilton Garden Inn for protecting occupants and $11 million in property after it successfully extinguished a grease fire Sunday. The March 1 grease fire began around 5:30 a.m. in the kitchen of the hotel located at 159 Gateway Boulevard in Mooresville….

A Second Chance: How conservation saved a species

Good News Notes: “Animal Adventure park welcomed a new addition to their Scimitar Horned Oryx enclosure on February 26. A new baby Oryx named Oakley, its the first Oryx the park was able to breed. What’s significant about this baby? In 2000 their species were declared extinct in the wild. However, through determination and conservation…

Chief: 3 pets saved, house destroyed after fire in Zanesville

Good News Notes: “The Zanesville Fire Department says two dogs and a cat had to be resuscitated after a house fire on Greenwood Avenue.” “Firefighters were called to the corner of Greenwood and Beulah Avenues around 8:30 Monday morning. Fire Chief Jeff Bell says the house was condemned and the family was preparing to move…