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Blaire Nunnally

Louisiana Young Heroes

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Collection:LPB

Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Houma, Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1999-07-06

Duration: 00:03:10

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes | Nunnally, Blaire

Contributors:

  • Barton, Ashley Host
  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Nunnally, Blaire Interviewee

Description

This segment from the 1999 Young Heroes Award Ceremony features a profile of honoree Jana “Blaire” Nunnally, a student at Houma Junior High School. Nunnally was born with cystic fibrosis and received a lung transplant in 1995 to sustain her life. Despite her need for daily medical treatment, she is an honor roll student and a caregiver to her stepfather who suffered a stroke. Hosts: Ashley Barton and Beth Courtney