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 New phishing scam targeting Gmail users Home burglars caught on surveillance video Break-in suspects caught on clear security footage Chesterfield Mall loses two more stores Hackers target city library computers Toddler celebrates one year after transplant 15-year-old gunned down in front of home Obamas prepare to move out of White House More Stories Manager of senior housing complex killed over money dispute Jan 19, 2017, 3:47 p.m. Ill. State Rep. wants to rename Route 100 after Blake Snyder Jan 19, 2017, 5:12 p.m. Facebook apologizes after taking down tattoo artist's page Jan 19, 2017, 10:41 p.m.