Special Olympics Celebrates 50 Years Of InclusivenessEunice Kennedy Shriver forged the groundwork for the first Special Olympic in 1968. Since then the organization has branched out to 172 countries and 4.9 million athletes.
Mesquite Special Olympian Wins Silver Medal At World GamesMatthew Hernandez of Mesquite won the medal in the 500 meter kayaking race.
Texan With Character: Matt HernandezPaddling through water in his kayak, Matt Hernandez is focused on the blow horn.
North Texas Special Olympics Squad Will Leave You CheeringWith 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.