Posted: 11/18/2013 - In this week's "Stephanie's Heroes," Francis Deane is going above and beyond to help out the theater. Many say he's more than just an actor with the Four County Players in Barboursville. He keeps the place going by volunteering his time and doing whatever he can to keep shows on the stage.
Posted: 11/04/2013 - When you think of volunteers at the Charlottesville Albemarle SPCA, dog walkers and cage cleaners probably come to mind but one volunteer is giving back in another a big way. Denise Hood is helping to raise thousand of dollars for animals and she's this week's hero.
Posted: 10/21/2013 - Students at the University of Virginia are showing some sixth graders what it's like to be a college student. In this week's Stephanie's Heroes, CBS19's Stephanie Satchell is featuring the volunteers in the Phi Sigma Pi Honor Fraternity for their work with UVa's Day in the Life Program.
Posted: 09/30/2013 - This week's hero is no stranger to education. Tom Short is a retired Orange County principal. Even after spending decades working in the Orange County School System and filling in as interim head master at Grymes Memorial School in Orange, he's still finding time to help students, faculty and staff.
Posted: 09/02/2013 - A Nelson County woman is on a mission to rescue horses. In this week's Stephanie's Heroes, CBS19’s Stephanie Satchell is featuring Maya Proulx. She created the Hope Legacy Equine Rescue in 2008 to take in abused, abandoned and neglected horses. Five years later, the program is still going strong.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - From helping with homework to offering her friendship, a college student is working hard to make a difference for children at the Boy's & Girl's Club in Madison County. In this week's Stephanie's Heroes, CBS19's Stephanie Satchell is featuring Shania Breckenridge.
Updated: 07/29/2013 - From routine checkups to mental health assessments, a local nurse practitioner is making a difference in teen health. In this week's Stephanie's Heroes CBS19's Stephanie Satchell is featuring Dyan Aretakis who helped start the UVa Teen Health Center years ago and is still working to keep teens healthy.
Posted: 07/22/2013 - One local woman is using an organization she co-founded to give back to children, families, and staff at the Ronald McDonald House in Charlottesville. In this week's Stephanie’s Heroes, CBS19’s Stephanie Satchell is featuring Brooke Jenkins for the work she does with Red Shoe C’ville.
Updated: 07/08/2013 - A former counselor, teacher and now school director is using her experience to help students with learning disabilities grow academically. In this week's Stephanie's heroes CBS19’s Stephanie Satchell is featuring Carol Williams who's the director at the Oakland School in Troy.
Updated: 06/10/2013 - One Ruckersville man is working hard collecting and delivering supplies for tornado victims in Oklahoma. In this week's Stephanie's Heroes, CBS19's Stephanie Satchell is featuring Rodney Shifflett who recently returned home from Moore, Ok. after dropping off a truck full of supplies.
Posted: 06/03/2013 - Some students at Monticello High School say their guidance counselor is a father figure, mentor and friend. In this week's Stephanie's Heroes CBS19’s Stephanie Satchell is featuring Paul Jones who students, faculty and staff say is doing more than just helping his students with their school work and giving academic advice.
Posted: 05/27/2013 - One woman is helping women, men and children get out of abusive situations in Central Virginia. In this week's Stephanie's Heroes we're featuring Laura Humbertson who's spent the last five years organizing many projects at the Shelter for Help in Emergency in an effort to keep families safe.