Father and daughter, former Nebraskans, ran marathon, then raced to help others
Joe and Natalie Stavas before the Boston Marathon. Joe graduated from Creighton's medical school, Natalie from UNMC.
Posted: Thursday, April 18, 2013 12:00 am
When Natalie Stavas and her father finally reached mile 26, drained but determined to finish, they heard the boom of the explosions and watched as police began erecting barricades to block runners from continuing to the finish line.
Father and daughter, both originally from Nebraska, knew something was terribly wrong; and despite their fatigue, they knew they had to help.
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Thursday, April 18, 2013 12:00 am.