Garth Brooks Visits Connor At The Augusta Burn Center
Posted on February 18, 2009
Filed Under Connor McKemey News
From the Sunday, December 28, 2008 edition of the Augusta Chronicle
By Preston Sparks Staff Writer
A woman and her 13-year-old son being treated at the Joseph M. Still Burn Center in Augusta got an unexpected visit from a famous singer last week.
Country performer Garth Brooks was at the Augusta center Tuesday after hearing the story of Karin and Connor McKemey.
“He came in by himself very quietly,” burn center spokeswoman Beth Frits confirmed Saturday.
She said he even left a guitar for Connor, who remained in critical condition Saturday. “It was just a very sweet thing.”
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