Disabled woman celebrates family’s help in graduating high school

Over mimosas, omelets and crepes at Sierra Vista Winery on Sunday, the Gaines family of Shingle Springs celebrated the achievements of both mother Wanda Gaines and daughter Brittany Gaines.

For 23-year-old Brittany, success meant graduating in March from a correspondence high school course despite battling cerebral palsy and being legally blind and quadriplegic. Read more.