GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — An ongoing war in Ukraine, a devastating hurricane in Florida and a year of divisive politics: Reports of difficult times often consume the headlines, but there are also stories of hope that shine through.
This week on The Seven, News 8 celebrates the 22 most inspirational stories of 2022:
No. 16 (West Michigan films): Evart couple’s lottery loophole goes Hollywood and ‘Block Party’: Movie based, shot in GR premiers in theaters
No. 13 (support for Ukraine): Kalamazoo brewery supporting Ukraine with beer event and West Michigan company sends gear, med kits to Ukrainian soldiers
No. 9 (military surprises): 95-year-old WWII vet honored with high school diploma and Surprise military homecoming at Grand Haven school