Playing ball with a buddy
Back in September, Edwin Davis had a dream. Not the scary kind that bolts you out of the bed in a cold sweat, but the kind of dream that’s more like a vision.
Davis, a retired Ruston veterinarian, had seen the joy that playing ordinary sports brought to special-needs children. He has a Down syndrome grandson. Why, Davis wondered, couldn’t the same exuberance his grandson experienced in Texas be duplicated for special-needs youngsters in Ruston?