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 Galleria protest ends with injuries & arrests VERIFY: Are strangers following you on Facebook? Freshman takes four dates to homecoming STL Board of Alderman honors Anthony Smith Lost dog rescued from top of 14er NC teacher's hand-washing experiment goes viral Protesters head to St. Charles Mom set to lose thousands over LuLaRoe issues Belton Woman Harvests Huge Gator NOW: LulaRoe or LulaNO? More Stories Trump: NFL should 'fire or suspend' players who… Sep 24, 2017, 8:26 a.m. Coach DJ heads to homecoming after 4 ladies surprise… Sep 23, 2017, 10:32 p.m. Oakland A's catcher Bruce Maxwell first MLB player… Sep 23, 2017, 10:37 p.m.