2011 May Hero of the Month

Hadley McLean, 8

of Presque Isle was diagnosed with Medulloblastoma, an aggressive malignant brain tumor and underwent surgery in April 2011 at Children’s Hospital Boston. Hadley’s parents, who never left her side, acknowledge she has a very long road of recovery including therapy, radiation treatments and chemotherapy.
Hadley is described as a vibrant, beautiful little girl, courteous, caring and very compassionate who is like a magnet, attracting others to herself and remaining in one’s heart forever. Very active, Hadley enjoys dancing, playing the piano, fishing, bike riding and working in the garden. She also enjoys spending time with her grandparents.
Hadley was recognized as the May hero and received a check for $50 along with additional support on behalf of The Cubby Fund.