Close Local teen overcomes rare brain infection There is no greater fear for a parent than dealing with a child in pain.Some don't have happy endings. Fortunately for our former colleague Kim Hibbs' family, this one did. Frank Cusumano, KSDK 1:39 PM. CDT October 21, 2016 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST Brandon Hibbs looks like a normal 16-year-old high school junior. He is. The difference is Brandon in the last year was paralyzed on one side of his body and had half of skull removed.Frank Cusumano has the remarkable story of his recovery. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS High school student death under investigation Violent St. Louis weekend Dad elbows family out of the way for ball Parents of 7-year-old hit, killed by car want driver held accountable Parents concerned about sex ed curriculum Suspect sought in Ferguson bank robbery "Hidden in plain view" exhibit educating parents Fans excited for April the giraffe's calf Jefferson Co. considering RX drug monitoring Two new drugs could help Alzheimer's patients More Stories Illinois teenager killed at party identified Apr 23, 2017, 10:43 p.m. What would a government shutdown mean for you? Apr 24, 2017, 4:19 p.m. Jefferson County Council to consider prescription… Apr 24, 2017, 6:42 p.m.