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Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« on: November 01, 2012, 11:07:28 pm »
Please pray for Zack Towers and his family. He was injured in the game tonight and is in surgery for a head injury...
« Last Edit: November 01, 2012, 11:30:28 pm by mr.b@sc »

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Re: Prayers for Zac Towers from Star City
« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2012, 11:11:30 pm »
Continual prayers coming from Monticello. 

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2012, 11:35:35 pm »
Anyone have an update?

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #3 on: November 01, 2012, 11:36:49 pm »
Prayers from Southside

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #4 on: November 01, 2012, 11:38:47 pm »
Anyone have an update?
he is in surgery..

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #5 on: November 01, 2012, 11:50:53 pm »
Prayers for Mr. Towers!  God be with that young man in this critical time!

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #6 on: November 01, 2012, 11:52:20 pm »
Awful news to hear. Will be praying for him.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #7 on: November 01, 2012, 11:53:58 pm »
Prayers from the bulldog up north

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #8 on: November 01, 2012, 11:56:22 pm »
Praying for him and his family.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #9 on: November 02, 2012, 02:36:58 am »
Just got off the phone with some of the family of Zach Towers and folks, it's not good. Don't want to put too much out there, but they are telling the family the worst. Please continue to pray for a miracle for this family.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #10 on: November 02, 2012, 03:31:25 am »
Dear Jesus, be with this family.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #11 on: November 02, 2012, 05:25:17 am »
Championships mean nothing when it comes to the safety and well being of our kids. As much as I love the game of football the safety of my 3 boys and every other kid playing mean more to me. Pray for this family likebyouve never prayed before.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #12 on: November 02, 2012, 05:27:47 am »
Prayers from Stuttgart

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #13 on: November 02, 2012, 05:30:07 am »
Anyone have an update?

I also put this subject on the Monday Morning Quarterback thread. Got to power together to help this family pull through.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #14 on: November 02, 2012, 05:45:01 am »
Prayers from Pottsville

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #15 on: November 02, 2012, 05:53:53 am »
Prayers from Lonoke

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #16 on: November 02, 2012, 06:29:12 am »
Anyone have an update?

I also put this subject on the Monday Morning Quarterback thread. Got to power together to help this family pull through.

Again, I don't want to tell something that is not absolutely true, but only prayer will help this family at this time. Vitals are good, but he is on a vent. No odds were given to the family that he will wake up. He sustained a major rupture in a vein on his brain and only time will tell if he wakes up and what condition he will be in.  We are not sure what happened, or if its even football related at this time. Please continue to pray for the family as this is their worst nightmare.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #17 on: November 02, 2012, 06:32:46 am »
Man, I am just devastated for them.

Continual prayers.
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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #18 on: November 02, 2012, 06:50:01 am »
Prayers for the entire Towers family

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #19 on: November 02, 2012, 06:50:28 am »
Prayers from Dumas.  Ive tried to find out as much as I can this morning and everything im being told isnt good, but lets keep lifting him up in prayer, because God I bigger!

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #20 on: November 02, 2012, 06:52:57 am »
Prayers from Dumas.  Ive tried to find out as much as I can this morning and everything im being told isnt good, but lets keep lifting him up in prayer, because God I bigger!

I've spoken with family of his in Crossett and nothing has been good.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #21 on: November 02, 2012, 06:53:59 am »
Prayers from Dumas.  Ive tried to find out as much as I can this morning and everything im being told isnt good, but lets keep lifting him up in prayer, because God I bigger!

I've spoken with family of his in Crossett and nothing has been good.

Man that stinks, just puts the game in perspective.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #22 on: November 02, 2012, 07:01:32 am »
I'm just hoping for the best right now. I feel horrible for the Star City fans and the Towers family.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #23 on: November 02, 2012, 07:09:17 am »
My heart is heavy this morning. Hang in there Zack..

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #24 on: November 02, 2012, 07:48:55 am »
Prayers from DeWitt.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #25 on: November 02, 2012, 07:51:01 am »
Please dear God be with him & his family! Prayers are definitely coming from Malvern

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #26 on: November 02, 2012, 07:53:55 am »
Prayers from Bauxite, I really hope he pulls through.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #27 on: November 02, 2012, 07:56:33 am »
I hope the young man makes a speedy recovery. Best wishes to him and his family.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #28 on: November 02, 2012, 08:03:34 am »
Prayers from McGehee!

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #29 on: November 02, 2012, 08:06:53 am »
Prayers from Farmington :'(

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #30 on: November 02, 2012, 08:08:52 am »
So encouraging to see all the prayers and faith being lifted up for Zack!  More coming from Warren!!

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #31 on: November 02, 2012, 08:34:05 am »
Please continue to pray, at this point the Towers family needs a miracle.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #32 on: November 02, 2012, 08:36:22 am »
prayers from mcgehee.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #33 on: November 02, 2012, 08:37:48 am »
Dear Lord, Please wrap your loving arms around this young man and his family during this time.  Many prayers.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #34 on: November 02, 2012, 08:39:41 am »
What happened to him last night exactly?

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #35 on: November 02, 2012, 08:42:11 am »
Continuing to pray in Monticello.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #36 on: November 02, 2012, 08:43:03 am »
What happened to him last night exactly?
From what I could tell, he made a tackle, got up and right before the next play he went down on the field. All downhill after that. We don't even know if it was football "hit" related right now. More than likely a hit triggered the problem but it wasn't like it was some monster collision or anything, completely normal from what I could tell. Just terrible.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #37 on: November 02, 2012, 08:48:12 am »
What happened to him last night exactly?
From what I could tell, he made a tackle, got up and right before the next play he went down on the field. All downhill after that. We don't even know if it was football "hit" related right now. More than likely a hit triggered the problem but it wasn't like it was some monster collision or anything, completely normal from what I could tell. Just terrible.

Most likely goes back to that pre-exsisting condition you were talking about.  This is horrible.  My facebook has blown up about this too and the news just keeps sounding worse.  Really hope the young man can come out of this and recover.  One of the best games of the year has turned into an absolute nightmare.  To Towers, his family, and all of SC, we're all with you and praying for the best.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #38 on: November 02, 2012, 08:53:44 am »
Prayers for the family and may God heal this young man speedily...........
3John 2.............Beloved, I pray that you may prosper in all things and be in health, just as your soul prospers.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #39 on: November 02, 2012, 08:57:37 am »
I hate to get on here and discuss this but I know there are a lot of people worried about him, so I will be short and to the point.

They had to remove a blood clot from his head, and he is now in an induced coma. The only thing they can do now is to wait for the brain to heal. Nothing else medically they can do for him, from what i have been told.

Its up to the man upstairs at this point.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #40 on: November 02, 2012, 08:59:25 am »
It's a horrible tragedy and nothing I've heard has been to promising. Prayers go out to him and his family.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #41 on: November 02, 2012, 08:59:48 am »
Prayers from a former Bulldog and current Lumberjack.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #42 on: November 02, 2012, 09:02:35 am »
I hate to get on here and discuss this but I know there are a lot of people worried about him, so I will be short and to the point.

They had to remove a blood clot from his head, and he is now in an induced coma. The only thing they can do now is to wait for the brain to heal. Nothing else medically they can do for him, from what i have been told.

Its up to the man upstairs at this point.

Thanks for the info CP.  Nothing anybody can do now, but pray and wait.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #43 on: November 02, 2012, 09:06:45 am »
Prayers from Highland, May God be with him and his family.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #44 on: November 02, 2012, 09:07:09 am »
Thanks for the update.

Continual prayers here.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #45 on: November 02, 2012, 09:11:15 am »
Prayers sent from Lions84. 

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #46 on: November 02, 2012, 09:12:23 am »
Prayers from Hamburg

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #47 on: November 02, 2012, 09:13:27 am »
Prayers from McGehee!

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #48 on: November 02, 2012, 09:28:06 am »
He is on life-support as of now.

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Re: Prayers for Zack Towers from Star City
« Reply #49 on: November 02, 2012, 09:34:28 am »
He is on life-support as of now.

Jesus, my heart is very heavy this morning

 

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