Contact Us

A Local 12 Year Old Gloversville Girl Is Recognized As A Hero! [VIDEO]

Gloversville Hero, YouTube Image

Last week there was a horrific house fire in Gloversville, N.Y.  These stories are never good, fire is such a life destroying entity. Even after all the flames are extinguished there is so much that can never be recovered, or replaced. The best that you can hope for if this sort of tragedy ever befalls your family ids that everyone gets out safely.

We all know that firefighters are heroes. I find there dedication and bravery to be very inspiring. Sometimes there are others who also have to take up the mantle of “Hero” before the fire company can get to the flames. In this case it was a 12 year old girl, who in the face of panic and danger, took the time to get her siblings out of a burning house.

I for one am so proud of her, having been in a couple of house fires when I was a child I can tell you the panic and fear is overwhelming. NO one would fault her for just running out of that house and hoping that some “adult” would be there for the younger siblings, as a kid you expect that. She however kept her head, relied on herself and got her 4 year old brother, and 2 year old sister to safety.

Here is a great video of her being honored by the Mayor of Gloversville, Dayton King.

 

More from WGNA

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wgna.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Today's Country - 107.7 WGNA quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Today's Country - 107.7 WGNA quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!