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Bloomfield Boy Selected As Indiana Ambassador

A Greene County boy is honored at an all-school assembly by the Riley Children's Foundation.

A 10-year-old Bloomfield boy has been selected as an Indiana Ambassador by Riley Children’s Foundation.

BJ Yoho, born with spina bifida, puts others first in his community by organizing toy drives around Christmas time and encourages other children with serious medical obstacles.

His efforts are being paid forward, and Wednesday he was honored by the Riley Children’s Foundation as the 2012 Children’s Miracle Network hospitals Champion for Indiana.

In September, Yoho will have the opportunity to visit the nation’s capital and Walt Disney World.

Shameka Neely

Shameka Neely, a native of Nashville, Tennessee enthusiastically joined WTIU as Senior Reporter/ InFocus Producer in the news department. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational and Corporate Communication, with a minor in Marketing and Masters of Arts Degrees' in Administrative Dynamics and Communication all from Western Kentucky University. Shameka also holds a Master of Arts degree in Journalism from Indiana University.

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