Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 11:42PM
Produced by Jim Albritton | Batson Children's Hospital named 13-year-old Jacob Partlow of Jackson the 2014 Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Mississippi Champion during a celebratory event hosted by Springhill Suites by Marriott at The Township at Colony Park in Ridgeland on May 2. Jacob was diagnosed with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia and treated at the Children's Cancer Center at Batson. Now in remission, he will spend the next year representing the state's only children's hospital at special events and fundraisers all over Mississippi. He'll also represent the state at the White House and Walt Disney World.