Cowboys add another star to helmets, honor Dallas police
Character Counts | August 1, 2016 7:00 pm
The Dallas Cowboys have added another star to their helmet in honor of the fallen police officers that were shot by snipers in downtown Dallas in July.
Michael Jordan donates $2 million to help with racial divide
Character Counts | July 25, 2016 3:51 pm
With the recent violence that has occurred in America between law enforcement and African Americans, Michael Jordan has spoken up about the issues at hand.
Alex Morgan grants Mackenzie Toman’s Make-A-Wish
Character Counts | July 24, 2016 2:00 pm
Alex Morgan and the USAWNT paired with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to grant Mackenzie Toman, 14, her wish of meeting her idol.
Cardinals’ Stanton hands out protective football gear to Arizona high school
Character Counts | July 22, 2016 8:00 am
With the help from Cardinals quarterback Drew Stanton, the football players at Phoenix Mountain Pointe now have more protection when they take the field.
LeBron James leads ESPYs speech asking athletes to fight racism, violence
Character Counts | July 13, 2016 8:15 pm
Leading off the 2016 ESPY Awards, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade and Chris Paul asked their peers to fight racism, violence and more.
Von Miller donates police car, scholarship to DeSoto, Texas
Character Counts | July 9, 2016 2:02 pm
Super Bowl MVP Von Miller donated a car and a scholarship to the police and fire departments in his hometown of DeSoto, Texas.
Steph Curry surprises kids at basketball camp
Character Counts | July 5, 2016 9:14 am
Warriors star Steph Curry surprised some kids who were attending an overnight basketball camp.
Ravens’ Elvis Dumervil to oversee building efforts in Haiti
Character Counts | June 24, 2016 3:00 am
The Baltimore Ravens’ Elvis Dumervil is trading in knocking people to the ground for aiding New Story Charity in building homes from the ground up in Haiti, according to the Baltimore Ravens website.
Ravens tackle Stanley adopts ‘unadoptable’ dog
Character Counts | June 17, 2016 1:00 pm
Most animal lovers would look to find a dog at the local pound or animal shelter, but Ronnie Stanley took that idea to a whole new level.
Character Counts Finalist
- Horizon's Kody Huff more than a rising baseball star
- Campo Verde's Kanani Hiapo thrives on volleyball court, in the classroom
- Raymond S. Kellis sophomore Chase Weaver balances leadership roles in sports, church
- Westwood's Brianna Anderson makes big differences with little actions
- Marcos de Niza kicker Krysten Muir using football success to build up others
- Arcadia High School's Grant Loftin leads in lacrosse and beyond
- Williams Field High School junior Lindsay O'Driscoll finds time to help others
- Scottsdale Christian's Christina Clark has dreams, reality of helping others
- Golf, piloting and helping others are Brody Burnell's passions
- Teddy bear drive, speeches help Emery Miller inspire children to overcome adversity