FedEx Freight, which employs hundreds in the Harrison area, paid $11,000 for an air ambulance flight
today to take a terminally ill 7-year-old from a Houston hospital back to her home in Green Forest. The story, reported earlier in the Harrison Daily Times
, has prompted an outpouring of community response, including more than 500 reader comments to the story on the paper's website. The plane carrying Jada Harper arrived today in Harrison. The child, suffering from brain cancer, is in a coma and requires a ventilator for breathing.