Missing Lockhartville fisherman found deceased in Davidson Lake
BISHOPVILLE, N.S. – RCMP say they have found the body of a missing 83-year-old man from Lockhartville who was reported missing in the early hours of April 20, 2017.
Cancer survivor’s dream comes true
A special day for a special girl took place this week when the Children’s Wish Foundation revealed it is sending Darcy Bogdanova and her family to Disney World. Pictured, from left, front: Diana (Mom), Lily (sister) and Darcy. Back: Terry Rhindress (volunteer), Selena MacDonald (Amherst sub-chapter co-ordinator), Bobby (father), Emily Ripely (Darcy’s Brownie leader) and CKDH’s Leanne Byrnes.
An Amherst girl’s wishes have been answered and now she’s off to Disney World.
When Darcy Bogdanova was
With her remission nearing the four-year mark, the Children’s Wish Foundation saw it fit to make Bogdanova’s dream come true. So, on April 17, Nova Scotia Wish Coordinator Jacob Rafuse granted her the vacation of her dreams.
Darcy is off to Disney World.
“I’m just so
Bogdanova and her younger sister were quiet at the wish announcement, but excitement could be seen in their eyes as they were told about the new ride, which is based on the movie Frozen.
“I just think she was just trying to decide what princess she was going to see first,” Rafuse joked.
The girls can’t wait to meet their
He even joked with the girls, making them promise they would have ice cream for breakfast at least once.
“Darcy was definitely excited about the all-day ice cream parlor,” Amherst Sub-chapter coordinator Selena MacDonald said. “She definitely deserves this.”
The family was given a wish package that included t-shirts, buttons, sunscreen,
“The Give Kids the World resort is based
The family will also receive funding to cover other expenses. The goal is to let them enjoy their vacation without having to pay a dollar of their own money.
“It’s a good ending to her journey,” MacDonald said. “It’s hard to explain how it feels to be a part of something like this.”
• Nova Scotia Children’s Wish Foundation is currently in the process of granting 98 wishes.
• Across Canada, the Children’s Wish Foundation grants an average of three wishes a day.