Matthew Hernandez of Mesquite won the medal in the 500 meter kayaking race.
Paddling through water in his kayak, Matt Hernandez is focused on the blow horn.
With pom-poms in hand, and relentless joy in their hearts, the cheer squad at Dallas’ Notre Dame school polishes their big routine: and they’re not at all territorial with their support.
The joy of the birth of Susan Torres’ son Daniel was overshadowed by news from doctors that he was born with only a brain stem and a small fraction of his brain.
DFW Special Olympics athletes leave for national competition.
The ICanShine Bike Camp in Arlington helps children with disabilities learn how to ride two-wheel bikes.
Today the Fort Worth Area Special Olympics Spring Games kicked off at the University of Texas at Arlington. More than 1,200 children and adults with disabilities are expected to compete.