The Paper Cut

  • April 5Prom 2k19 The Key To Our Palace: April 26th 8pm-Midnight at Skyline Country Club

  • January 9SENIORS: Submit Yearbook Quotes to [email protected]

Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories

Emma Walrath, Headline News Editor

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






It seems like news today is only focused on the negative things in the world, it can put people in a really bad mood. There has to be good things going on in the world, right? Well, there are and the stories are here in small digestible bites to layer in between all the horrible things going on.

A woman bought out a Payless store to help Nebraska flooding victims:

Addy Tritt saw that all pairs of shoes were on sale for $1 at her local Payless in Hays, Kansas, last week because of them closing their store.

After lengthy negotiations, she purchased all 204 pairs for $100, according to CNN, which will be completely donated to the Nebraska flood victims from the heavy rainfall and snow.

12 Middle School Boys Are Being Hailed for Talking a Woman Out of Taking Her Own Life:

12 boys on their middle school volleyball team were out for a run and saw a woman climbing to the top of a bridge, about to jump. The told their coach what was happening and while he called 911, they convinced her to come down, saving her life. Find more information about this story here.

Hospital Eases the Stress of Surgery for Young Patients By Letting Them Drive Mini-Cars into Operating Room:

At Doctors Medical Center in Modesto, children going into surgery can choose between driving a pink Volkswagen Bug or a black Mercedes into their surgery, that way they don’t get as scared as they would riding in on a gurney.  It also helps ease the fears of parents, seeing their kids having fun.

Determined to Save His Country’s Water Supply, 26-Year-old Has Revived 10 Lakes From a Polluted Mess:

Ramveer Tanwar, engineer, couldn’t bare to see the harm done to his home country of Uttar Pradesh’s water supply in India.  There was an immense drought and pollution. Many of the people in the villages around his didn’t even believe that there could be a lack of water, but he went door to door educating people and organizing a way to help take out trash and plant trees to protect the shore line.
Print Friendly, PDF & Email
About the Writer
Emma Walrath, Headline News Editor

Emma Walrath is a junior at Sahuaro High School and the headline news editor for The Paper Cut. She is movie-buff, music lover, and a coffee enthusiast....

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories

    Headline News

    Woman Wakes Up After 27 Years in a Coma

  • Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories

    Headline News

    Sri Lanka Easter Bombing

  • Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories

    Headline News

    Border Patrol on UA Campus Causes a Debate on Freedom of Speech

  • Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories

    Headline News

    …And Then The First Image of a Black Hole Was Captured

  • Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories

    Headline News

    Two College Students Fall to Their Death for Photo-Ops

  • Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories

    Headline News

    Marine Veteran Finishes Boston Marathon on Hands and Knees

  • Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories

    Headline News

    850 Year-Old Notre Dame Cathedral Fire: Towers Saved But Suffers Damage

  • Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories

    Headline News

    New JTED High School to Open in 2020

  • Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories

    Headline News

    Narsin Sotoudeh Faces 38 Years in Prison and 148 Lashes for Women’s Right’s ‘s Defender

  • Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories

    Headline News

    27 Graves Found in Florida Reform School

Navigate Right
Delivering Sahuaro's Cutting Edge News & Saving Trees
Tired of Horrible News? Read On For Some “Feel-Good” Stories