balaal hollings

Balaal Hollings was shot in the head April 6, 2013, and miraculously recovered in time for his high school graduation, Tuesday, June 4, 2013.

*There are so many stories of tragedy out of Detroit, that we are elated to report a tragedy that took a turn for the best.

On April 6, high school senior, football star, honor student, Homecoming King, student and senior class president Balaal Hollings was shot in his head when trying to break up a fight.

The Northwestern High School senior survived the shooting, but could not walk or talk, according to the ABC 7 report.