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Transplant survivor gets a laptop

By Meg Hibbert
SALEM – Her friends. That’s what Madison Rose has missed the most while recuperating from an emergency liver transplant earlier this year. Now she has a way to visit with them, even when she has to rest. Last week, the 13-year-old received an unexpected gift: a laptop, complete with video and skype hookup. Her... »

Seventh grader receives liver transplant from brother

By Meg Hibbert
SALEM – A Salem seventh-grader and her brother are closer than ever, after he donated half of his liver to her in an operation in a Pennsylvania hospital. Andrew Lewis Middle School student Madison Rose underwent surgery Jan. 10 at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. Her brother, Jordan, donated a portion of his liver. Together,... »