Following the discovery yesterday of the 2-year-old Nebraska boy who was dragged by an alligator into a lake near a Disney resort, his family "has asked for privacy as they grieve the lost of their son," the Orange County Sheriff's office said Wednesday.
The Spencer and Campbell families were more than just next door neighbors in Oklahoma. They became very close, and the Spencers had the chance to show the Campbells their appreciation for their support this Thanksgiving at the Walt Disney World in Florida.
A trip to Disney World means the world to one Brunswick County child.
The 10-year-old found out he is going to Disney World in January. Eldon, who is autistic, suffers from a nervous-system disorder, and many other ailments, but hopefully he'll be able to forget about that for a bit when he goes to Florida.