Everyone who meets Army Sgt. Jason Smith from Ringgold automatically has a friend, and they instantly start rooting for this energetic young man, who fought and sacrificed for America.
If you haven’t heard of Smith, then you’re really missing out.
A 2004 graduate of Ringgold High School, Smith lost both his legs during an explosion while on patrol in Afghanistan on July 25, 2012.
In addition to his legs, the blast also caused severe damage to his right arm and hand, moderate damage to his left arm and hand, and severe hearing loss.