Owensboro's Jason Koger joined Chad & Angel on Thursday as a part of the St. Jude Radiothon.  He shared an inspiring story of one Owensboro baseball dad.

Jason is well known for his survival story after being electrocuted in 2008 while riding an ATV on his family's property.  Jason had to have both hands amputated in order to save his life and since he was able he has been telling his story of a major comeback and how he is using it to encourage others.

Jason has appeared on Hawaii 5-0, Apple's 30th-anniversary commercial, Manifesto, Skull Bound TV, Addicted to the Outdoors, Dr. Gupta, CNN, Dirt Road Outdoors, Free State of Jones, and many other TV appearances. He has also appeared in written articles across the country. Jason has received the American Red Cross hero of the year and role model of the year awards.

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Jason has been an inspiration for so many since his accident.  He never stopped pushing through and showing others no matter the obstacles in your way you can overcome them.  He is a true champion and always makes time to stop by our radiothon and support the children of St. Jude.  He knows just how important having the support of a community can be and he values the love he received.  He is now giving back wherever he is able.

Jason stopped by the station and shared an inspiring story about a local Owensboro baseball dad;

 

BECOMING A PARTNER IN HOPE

You can support this amazing mission.  Angel here and you can join Chad and me along with many other folks in the community by becoming a St. Jude Partner-in-Hope. To do so, it's just $19 a month on a credit or debit card.  And becoming a St. Jude Partner is quick and easy.  During the radiothon, you're simply asked to call 1-800-201-8883.  That number will be active from 6 am CST on Thursday, February 3rd through 7 pm CST on Friday, February 4th.

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