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Candle Light Service in front of our home:  Saturday, December 21st @ 6pm
3518 Brookmeade Drive Baton Rouge, La 70816

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December 21st, 2006  Our lives would change forever.

Brian was headed with his baskeball  team to defend their title in the Barbe Holiday Tournament...on the way to Lake Charles, the van Brian was riding in was struck by a car from the opposite side of the interstate...Brian suffered a traumatic brain injury and would be in a coma for over 4 the time of the accident, brian had been head coach of the woodlwan basketball team for 1 year...had a new born baby boy and had a bright future ahead of him...little did we know how our lives would change...we trust and believe in God's power to heal brian and ask that you continue to stand with us through our journey...

../>Bracelets: Brian Hess Special Fund Account (Regions Bank)hi everyone....just wanted to thank everyone for all the phone calls and give ya'll a rundown of what happened with brian...the team was traveling to lake charles for basketball tournament sometime around 4pm(dec 21st 2006) in oncoming traffic attempted to pass and pushed another car across median...brian's van (jv coach driving. brian passenger. some players in car) hit the car that came across traffic...the passenger of that car was killed instantly...jv coach suffered breaks in his arm and wrist...he is home and player broke and brother...not so fine...he had to be cut from the car and has been unconscious ever since...he is intubated(breathing on a ventillator)and is in a coma...bruising on his brain...he has a tube in his head to monitor pressure on the brain...when a healthy person lies down the pressure in your head is about 10-15mmHg...his fluctuates from 22-27...we are trying to keep it below 30 with surgery yet...hope to hear about 3rd cat scan in the next few minutes (it is 11am now)love you all and please keep him in your thoughts and prayers


kimen Hess posted a new journal entry, "We are having a...".

Well, as you may be able to tell from the journal picture...we are having a baby GIRL!!! I will try and figure out how to post the video...Jacob Michael was quite comical ... Read more

Andy Blank signed Brian's Guestbook.

Kimen, Brian, and Jacob that is wonderful news!! I know she's going to be a complete joy and precious, like Jacob:) Prayers for a healthy pregnancy...enjoy the miracle!! Read more

Nita Kees signed Brian's Guestbook.

Congratulations on the news of a new baby girl. We are happy for you and your family. God bless! Read more

kimen Hess added a new photo.

Love, Harvey and Elaine signed Brian's Guestbook.

Dear Brian and Kimen,What wonderful, truly wonderful news this morning!!  Oh, I am so excited for the whole family.  What a precious gift from Heaven and to come at this ... Read more

kimen Hess posted a new journal entry, "BIG NEWS!!!".

Where has the summer has gone?!? Jacob starts school next Thursday so we are trying to finish up his last few summer readings...I can not believe that Jacob Michael will ... Read more

Missy Barnett signed Brian's Guestbook.


Love, Harvey and Elaine signed Brian's Guestbook.

Dear Brian and Kimen,What an awesome update!  There is so much going on in your family and what a joy it is to read about all the events, the special times spent with ... Read more

kimen Hess posted a new journal entry, "Way too LONG...LOTS to updated ; )".

I just have to say that I am truly sorry for how long it has been since I have updated...apparently the new caringbridge updates do not like my computer or Brian's so I am ... Read more

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