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Rene Powell and Traci Wilson-Kleekamp on Life with Disabilities

Rene Powell and Traci Wilson-Kleekamp on Life with Disabilities

Columbia resident Rene Powell spoke with her friend Traci Wilson-Kleekamp about what life has been like with a disability. They also spoke about how life has changed for Rene as her disabilities have become more visible - as she started using a walker recently to assist with her mobility.

Chuck and Drew Graham on Tough Decisions: 'Get Your Scooter Fixed or Eat.'

Chuck and Drew Graham on Tough Decisions: 'Get Your Scooter Fixed or Eat.'

Brothers Chuck and Drew Graham live in Columbia, Missouri, and both have been paralyzed for many years.They spoke about their issues with physical access in the Columbia community and about some of the tough decisions they are forced to make.

Chuck and Drew Graham on Their Mom's 'Can-Do' Attitude

Chuck and Drew Graham on Their Mom's 'Can-Do' Attitude

Chuck and Drew Graham's mother served as their role model growing up in Louisiana, Missouri. She helped them face the road ahead after they became paraplegic and quadriplegic within a year and a half of each other in their teenage years.

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