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  • Finding A Family: Ronald

    Finding A Family: Ronald

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:33 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:33:52 GMT
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    Teenagers like Ronald can be pretty independent, but that doesn't mean they don't need the love and stability of a family.
    Teenagers like Ronald can be pretty independent, but that doesn't mean they don't need the love and stability of a family.
  • Finding a Family: Antwain

    Finding a Family: Antwain

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-03-26 21:33:22 GMT
    Antwain is a 7 year old boy with a bright smile and infectious energy and he needs a family to share it with. Antwain races around the Southridge Grand Prix Arcade in Charleston, scoring huge points in
    Antwain is a 7 year old boy with a bright smile and infectious energy and he needs a family to share it with.
  • Finding A Family: Ryan

    Finding A Family: Ryan

  • Finding A Family: Ryan

    Finding A Family: Ryan

    Thursday, February 20 2014 10:16 AM EST2014-02-20 15:16:54 GMT
    9-year old Ryan has a lot of energy and right now it's all focused on finding a family.
    9-year old Ryan has a lot of energy and right now it's all focused on finding a family.
  • Finding A Family: Becoming a Foster or Adoptive Parent

    Finding A Family: Becoming a Foster or Adoptive Parent

    Thursday, February 13 2014 12:11 PM EST2014-02-13 17:11:50 GMT
    The process of connecting waiting children with good homes isn't as complex and you might think.
    The process of connecting waiting children with good homes isn't as complex and you might think.
  • Finding a Family: Cody Becomes a Ghostbuster

    Finding a Family: Cody Becomes a Ghostbuster

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 6:06 PM EST2014-02-05 23:06:03 GMT
    Since we featured you 16 year old Cody in his homemade Ghostbuster gear groups of other Ghostbuster fans have been at work to make him an official member of the team and a member of a family. It was a
    Since we featured you 16 year old Cody in his homemade Ghostbuster gear groups of other Ghostbuster fans have been at work to make him an official member of the team and a member of a family.
  • Finding a Family: April

    Finding a Family: April

    Thursday, January 30 2014 5:25 PM EST2014-01-30 22:25:40 GMT
    In this Finding A Family story, we meet 14 year old April.
    In this Finding A Family story, we meet 14 year old April.
  • Finding a Family: Cody's Story Spreads

    Finding a Family: Cody's Story Spreads

    Wednesday, January 15 2014 6:27 PM EST2014-01-15 23:27:50 GMT
    We met Cody in October at the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum and he was in his full Ghostbuster gear. That piqued the interest of a local group, which has spread his story across the country.
    We met Cody in October at the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum and he was in his full Ghostbuster gear. That piqued the interest of a local group, which has spread his story across the country.
  • Finding a Family: Tyler

    Finding a Family: Tyler

    Wednesday, December 25 2013 10:30 PM EST2013-12-26 03:30:21 GMT
    Tyler is a pretty typical 13 year old boy, who loves the outdoors and activities like hunting and fishing.
    Tyler is a pretty typical 13 year old boy, who loves the outdoors and activities like hunting and fishing.
  • Finding a Family: Dascia

    Finding a Family: Dascia

    Wednesday, November 27 2013 6:27 PM EST2013-11-27 23:27:34 GMT
    Dascia, 15, is an avid reader and enjoys working with animals.
    Dascia, 15, is an avid reader and enjoys working with animals.
  • Finding A Family: Myths About Fostering or Adopting a Child in WV

    Finding A Family: Myths About Fostering or Adopting a Child in WV

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 5:33 PM EST2013-11-13 22:33:01 GMT
    Sometimes the biggest obstacle for children in need of a home in our state is the misinformation about the process of fostering or adopting. When we introduce you to children in need of adoption, your
    Sometimes the biggest obstacle for children in need of a home in our state is the misinformation about the process of fostering or adopting.
  • Finding A Family: Cody

    Finding A Family: Cody

    Wednesday, October 23 2013 3:06 PM EDT2013-10-23 19:06:07 GMT
    Cody, 16, has a lot of interests from TV to model trains, but it's the perfect time of year for one of his passions; ghost hunting.
    Cody, 16, has a lot of interests from TV to model trains, but it's the perfect time of year for one of his passions; ghost hunting.
  • Finding a Family: Delmel

    Finding a Family: Delmel

    Wednesday, September 11 2013 2:03 PM EDT2013-09-11 18:03:45 GMT
    Del is an energetic 14-year-old boy in West Virginia who is looking for a forever home.
    Del is an energetic 14-year-old boy in West Virginia who is looking for a forever home. 
  • Finding A Family: Kristin's Story

    Finding A Family: Kristin's Story

    Thursday, May 2 2013 4:28 PM EDT2013-05-02 20:28:13 GMT
    In this month's Finding A Family, we meet Kristin. She's an eighth-grader, who has an outgoing personality and a delightful sense of humor. And she's looking for a forever family to share her smile.
    In this month's Finding A Family, we introduce you to Kristin. She's an eighth-grader, who has an outgoing personality and a delightful sense of humor. And she's looking for a forever family to share her smile.
  • Finding A Family: Tyler's Story

    Finding A Family: Tyler's Story

    Friday, April 5 2013 2:02 PM EDT2013-04-05 18:02:59 GMT
    Tyler is a sweet kid with an adorable smile, dimples and all. And behind those glasses are mix of beautiful blue-green eyes.
    In this month's Finding a Family, we meet a sweet and kind young man. He's got a freckley face and a smile that will melt your heart. He's looking for a forever family, especially one that has animals.
  • Finding A Family: Linda's Story

    Finding A Family: Linda's Story

    Thursday, March 7 2013 3:39 PM EST2013-03-07 20:39:31 GMT
    In this month's Finding A Family segment, we meet a young girl named Linda, who is looking for a permanent home.
    In this month's Finding A Family segment, we meet a young girl named Linda, who is looking for a permanent home. She's a soft-spoken girl, but her smile says it all. And something that brings that smile out a lot? Ice cream.
  • Finding A Family: Mashala's Story

    Finding A Family: Mashala's Story

    Thursday, February 14 2013 6:12 PM EST2013-02-14 23:12:50 GMT
    This month we meet a special young girl who is looking to find a perfect home to share her love with, all year round.
    This month we meet a special young girl who is looking to find a perfect home to share her love with, all year round.
  • Finding A Family: Daniel's Story

    Finding A Family: Daniel's Story

    Thursday, January 17 2013 4:12 PM EST2013-01-17 21:12:49 GMT
    In this month's Finding A Family report, we meet a birthday boy! Daniel tells her a bit about himself, and why he is desperately wanting to find a permanent family.
    In this month's Finding A Family report, we meet a birthday boy! Daniel tells her a bit about himself, and why he is desperately wanting to find a permanent family.
  • Finding A Family: Shane's Story

    Finding A Family: Shane's Story

    Monday, December 17 2012 4:53 PM EST2012-12-17 21:53:40 GMT
    Tonight we meet Shane. Shane is a young teenager, who loves Hawaiian pizza, being neat and clean, and watching SpongeBob SquarePants. He's also is looking for a loving home.
    Once a month, we profile a child in West Virginia in need of adoption. Tonight we meet Shane. Shane is a young teenager, who loves Hawaiian pizza, being neat and clean, and watching SpongeBob SquarePants. He's also is looking for a loving home.
  • Finding A Family: Brenda's Story

    Finding A Family: Brenda's Story

    Thursday, December 6 2012 3:41 PM EST2012-12-06 20:41:18 GMT
    She loves the Twilight series, wants to travel one day to Hawaii, and her favorite dessert is ice cream and cake. In this month's edition of Finding a Family, we meet Brenda. She's a sweet young girl with a big imagination.
    She loves the Twilight series, wants to travel one day to Hawaii, and her favorite dessert is ice cream and cake. In this month's edition of Finding a Family, we meet Brenda. She's a sweet young girl with a big imagination.
  • Finding A Family: Tim's Story

    Finding A Family: Tim's Story

    Thursday, November 8 2012 5:04 PM EST2012-11-08 22:04:15 GMT
    He's a young boy with a lot of drive. In this month's finding a family, we meet Tim. Tim likes pizza, basketball, and any movie with Vin Diesel. He's also looking for a permanent home.
    He's a young boy with a lot of drive. In this month's finding a family, we meet Tim. Tim likes pizza, basketball, and any movie with Vin Diesel. He's also looking for a permanent home.
  • Finding A Family: Charlie's Story

    Finding A Family: Charlie's Story

    Tuesday, October 9 2012 6:09 PM EDT2012-10-09 22:09:05 GMT
    In this month's Finding A Family, we introduce you to a young boy with a big personality.
    His favorite baseball player is Babe Ruth, his favorite team is the Pirates and his one wish is to find a permanent home.  In this month's Finding A Family, we introduce you to a young boy with a big personality.
  • Finding A Family: Austin's Story

    Finding A Family: Austin's Story

    Thursday, August 23 2012 2:00 PM EDT2012-08-23 18:00:29 GMT
    I had the pleasure of meeting Austin. He's a fun loving child, with plenty of energy, and a smile that will melt your heart.
    I had the pleasure of meeting Austin. He's a fun loving child, with plenty of energy, and a smile that will melt your heart.
  • Finding A Family: Courtney's Story

    Finding A Family: Courtney's Story

    Thursday, August 23 2012 2:00 PM EDT2012-08-23 18:00:30 GMT
    Although she likes male country music artists, like Jason Alden, this beautiful young girl resembles Taylor Swift. "You like pink, don't you?" I asked Courtney. "Yeah, I like bright colors." Sixteen-year-old
    Courtney may come across as a "girly girl, but she loves sports, too. She plays capture the flag, flag football, soccer, even badminton. She's a well-rounded young girl, with an independent side. But there is something she's looking to depend on…a family.
  • Finding A Family: John's Story

    Finding A Family: John's Story

    Thursday, August 23 2012 2:00 PM EDT2012-08-23 18:00:30 GMT
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    He's a typical male teenager, with a knack for things that move fast. But he also shows us another side. Meet John. He's looking for a forever family.
    He's a typical male teenager, with a knack for things that move fast. But he also shows us another side. Meet John. He's looking for a forever family.
  • Finding A Family: Benny's Story

    Finding A Family: Benny's Story

    Thursday, April 5 2012 2:02 PM EDT2012-04-05 18:02:48 GMT
    Benny is in 7th grade, he loves to play video games, and you'd never guess what he wants to be when he grows up. He's also looking for a forever family.
  • Finding A Family: Tommy's Story

    Finding A Family: Tommy's Story

    Thursday, August 23 2012 2:00 PM EDT2012-08-23 18:00:30 GMT
    Tommy Tommy
    He's a sweet kid, with a big heart. We introduce you to Tommy. He loves sports, animals, and cheeseburgers; and he's just looking for a family to call his own.
  • Finding a Family: Sierra's Story

    Finding a Family: Sierra's Story

    Thursday, August 23 2012 2:00 PM EDT2012-08-23 18:00:30 GMT
    Going to a beauty salon to get your hair done is something many of us women look forward to. So does Sierra. She's a teenage girl, who's looking for not only a new look, but also a fresh look on life. And finding a family is her ultimate goal.

     
  • Finding A Family: Kristofer's Story

    Finding A Family: Kristofer's Story

    Thursday, August 23 2012 2:00 PM EDT2012-08-23 18:00:30 GMT
    Kristofer Kristofer
    Some kids are shy in front of the camera...and then there's Kristofer. He's a star waiting to shine. But beyond his musical and athletic hopes, his first priority is finding a permanent family.
  • Finding A Family: Hailey, Mary, Geneva and William's Story

    Finding A Family: Hailey, Mary, Geneva and William's Story

    This is a special Finding A Family segment. Instead of just one child in need of a family, we have a whole family in need of a family.
  • Finding A Family: Brooke's Story

    Finding A Family: Brooke's Story

    Thursday, August 23 2012 1:19 PM EDT2012-08-23 17:19:02 GMT
    Brooke Brooke
    You may never meet a kid who loves animals more.  Meet Brooke.  She's a young girl, with a big heart....especially when it comes to our furry friends. And she herself is also looking for a permanent home.