Asante Employees Raise Money For Family

MEDFORD, Ore. — Alex Shepherd has wanted to go on a Caribbean cruise his whole life. 13-year-old Shepherd was first diagnosed with a brain tumor when he was 11, and beat the tumor the first time around. Recent scans showed that the tumor is back, and this time, it is inoperable. So his family decided that no … Continue reading »

Humbug Raffle for Team Alex

TALENT, Ore. — Several bicycle shops are coming together to help with a 12-year-old’s fight with brain cancer. Several members of the Jefferson Mountain Bike Association have raced with Alex Shepard’s father. After witnessing what the family has been going through recently, they wanted to help. A few members reached to local shops to help … Continue reading »

Taking Flight: Soaring with Support

Ashland, Ore. — Almost exactly a year after discovering a brain tumor, an Ashland Middle School student is getting some extra support.  That support is coming from Alex Shepherd’s own classmates. Ashland Middle School students adopted Alex as their sparrow this month.  Alex said, “It feels like an honor and a blessing to have all … Continue reading »