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Former Texas Player Donates Kidney To Retired Coach

Joe Fonteneaux was always more than a baseball coach at Paul Quinn College in Waco in the late 1970s. So when the diabetic patient told his players he needed a new kidney, he didn’t have to get on a donor waiting list.

09/30/2013

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North Texas Marine Donates Kidney To Save His Brother’s Life

Two brothers, who’ve been separated by miles, will forever be linked now by a kidney.

CBS 11–01/08/2013

A man and woman exchane rings during a wedding ceremony. (credit: Mykola Lazarenko/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Marries On Kidney Transplant Anniversary

September 29th will always have special meaning for Jennifer Terry. This year, it is her wedding day.

09/29/2012

Thief Steals Truck Of Dallas Veteran, Organ Donor

When a Dallas army veteran returned home from duty he literally gave a piece of himself away. Now, the man who hasn’t always walked an easy path will have to walk a little more. This past Friday his truck was stolen.

10/26/2011

A team of doctors conduct a surgery. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Euless Boy Counts Days Until Mom’s Kidney Transplant

Jackson is crossing off the days on his wall calendar, counting down to September 29. “This is the day my mom gets a kidney,” he said.

09/19/2011