NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 03, 2003
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Anderson: Mike Taibbi) The story of Ben Comen, who competes on his Anderson, South Carolina, high school cross-country team despite his cerebral palsy, presented; scenes shown of Ben competing. [COMEN – says his illness is a gift to set an example for others.] [Coach Chuck PARKER- talks about Ben.] [Mother Joan, sister Megan, brother Chris COMEN, teammate Pat SMITH – talk about Ben’s spirit and what it teaches them.] [At The Old Meeting Place restaurant, MAN – comments.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.