Here’s what happened this week to make you smile

Here’s what happened this week to make you smile
The Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office donated a bicycle to a man who had his stolen. (Source: Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office)

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Happy Easter Sunday! Hopefully you can spend the day enjoying friends and family, no matter how you choose to celebrate.

A long awaited meeting

Azaan Delp, also known as Richmond’s baby Steph Curry, got the chance to meet the real Steph Curry. The 7-year-old basketball prodigy’s story was seen by Steph Curry’s management team. The team flew Delp and his family out to California for an all expenses paid trip to a Golden State Warriors home game.

Baby Steph Curry meets the real Steph Curry

Bicycle donation

The Spotsylvania County Sheriff’s Office donated a bicycle to a man who had his stolen. The man, Mr. Cunningham, had been walking from Fredericksburg to his Spotsylvania County job every day. The sheriff’s office surprised Cunningham with a bike, helmet, lock and a Walmart gift card.

The Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office donated a bicycle to a man who had his stolen.
The Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office donated a bicycle to a man who had his stolen. (Source: Spotsylvania County Sheriff's Office)

Newly renovated employment center

Goodwill’s newly renovated Community Employment Center has officially opened along Midlothian Turnpike. The center will bring new opportunities for thousands of people in need of jobs in the central and coastal Virginia area.

Goodwill opens newly renovated employment center

Loving reunion

One Chesterfield family reunited with their two dogs that escaped a fenced-in yard. Dude the Mastiff and his brother, Leo, were rescued by Angi Hamer on Tuesday morning, when she saw Dude motionless in the middle of Route 288. Hamer said a woman named Diane and another unnamed good Samaritan stopped to make sure the dogs were safe.

Dog hit by car, saved by Good Samaritans

Fourth-grader starts kindness club

Henrico fourth-grader Catherine Conner created a kindness club after seeing a young girl being bullied on the playground at the beginning of the school year. So far, the group has performed a skit about bullying and how to stop it, created kindness rocks around campus with kindness reminders on them and they’re currently writing a book on kindness to put in the school’s library.

Henrico 4th-grader creates club to prevent bullying

Officer saves choking baby

A couple is grateful after a Chesterfield police officer sprang into action to save their daughter’s life. Jared Christopher Moore and his fiancée, Ashlee Hubbard, were eating at the Chick-fil-A when their 7-month-old daughter, Ava, began choking on a fry. Chesterfield officer Christopher King saw what was happening, and dislodged the fry from Ava’s throat.

(Source: Jared Christopher Moore)
(Source: Jared Christopher Moore)

Photo of the weekend

(Source: Katherine Geneva Anson)
(Source: Katherine Geneva Anson) (Source: NBC12)

Final thought

“The Earth laughs in flowers.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Copyright 2019 WWBT. All rights reserved.