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 5 26 Blackout victims at Mexico resorts have little hope of justice How to tell if your eclipse glasses are safe The mystery of the I-70 black goo St. Louis neighborhood on edge after 2 shootings in 20 minutes The science behind the eclipse Florida officers shot Friday night A growing chorus tonight for a St. Louis County lawmaker to resign Don't burn your retinas while looking at eclipse Teenager dies one week after water rescue Growing calls for state senator to resign More Stories Two Florida officers killed during shooting Friday night Aug 18, 2017, 10:42 p.m. They blacked out at a Mexico resort. They woke up to… Aug 18, 2017, 7:53 p.m. Two shootings in 20 minutes has neighborhood on edge Aug 18, 2017, 7:11 p.m.