CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - One E.E. Waddell graduate is grateful he has regained his eyesight. Jose Gomez came to Charlotte - Mecklenburg school district about five years ago from Honduras. He could not speak English and had trouble seeing.
He was on the verge of becoming blind. His teacher stepped in got the student the surgery he needed to keep his vision.
"Every time I wake up," Graduate Jose Gomez said. "I thank God for giving me the opportunity for me being here and having accomplished things I thought I would never accomplished."