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 Eight dead, dozens injured in hot semi trailer found at S.A. Walmart Child left starving in deplorable apartment while mother out clubbing Large objects thrown at moving cars Protests erupts outside city workhouse Mexico resort drowning death a mystery for Wisconsin family Press conference on Snooty the manatee's death Crumbling house a threat to neighbors' safety First responders help sick teen with messages Girl_bit_by_fish Maplewood closed to test for crypto More Stories 1 dead, 4 injured in 6-car crash on I-44 in St. James Jul 23, 2017, 4:54 p.m. Crews work to restore power following overnight storms Jul 23, 2017, 5:02 a.m. Police: Taxi driver shoots, kills passenger in… Jul 23, 2017, 8:04 a.m.