Former Inmate Starts Up "Recovery Rally"

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

FLATWOODS, Ky (WSAZ) -- One man's second chance is paying off in a big way, and that's the story behind a recovery rally.

Timmy Kilburn has been in and out of jail and admits to making many mistakes involving drugs and alcohol.

However, he has since turned over a new leaf.

A resident of Life's Second Chance Recovery Home in Flatwoods, Kentucky, Kilburn wanted to do something to give back -- so he started the rally.

Performers and motivational speakers were on hand for most of the day.

Kilburn says now that he's back on track, it's time to help others.

"If i could help just one person, just one, then I've done my job," Kilburn said.

The eight-hour-long festival wrapped up about ten p.m. Saturday.

Life's Second Chance Recovery Home has been around for about six or seven years.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WSAZ NewsChannel 3 645 Fifth Avenue Huntington, WV 25701 304-697-4780 WSAZ Charleston 111 Columbia Avenue Charleston, WV 25302 304-344-3521
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 228496761 - wsaz.com/a?a=228496761