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                                                                                                                                                                                                      * Savannah News-Press • Sunday, May 1,199-1 - 7C

 Disaster Renewed*Faith In Humanity, Priest Says                                                                                                                                         'Babyface' Suspect Arrested

                                            whose lives had been disrupted by                    chance.                                       Wesoiowski is a Red Cross-
 Stiff Writer                               the tornadoes.                                          Wesoiowski said he was called by       trained technician in disaster as-              1
                                                After the immediate needs were                   Johnny Odom, Red* Cross disaster                                                       The Associated Press                        spokesman for the New Yflrk Po-
                                                                                                                                           sessment and family services, Hill                                                       lice Department, said Saturday
     There's nothing like a visit with      cared for, victims were referred to                  official, just before spring break and    said.                                           DECATUR - A man whose
 people whose lives have been de-           groups that offer additional assis-                  asked if he would like to go, since he        "We're happy to have him," she                                                            Jameswhite once received a
                                                                                                                                                                                        boyish looks earned him the nick-           special blessing from a Jamaican
 stroyed by nature to renew one's           tance. Those reach-out programs                      was about to have a few days off.         said,                                        name "Babyface" was arrested in
 faith in the human race.                   are likely to remain in place for up                     After conducting Easter services          Wesoiowski, 47, has been at Bene-                                                    voodoo priestess that he believed
     Just ask the Rev. Anthony Weso-        to a year longer.                                    on Hilton Head Island, S.C., Weso-        dictine for 22 years. He teaches Lat-        a suburban Atlanta killing, then            made him invisible to police and
                                                4                                                                                                                                       identified Saturday as the suspect
 lowski, a priest and teacher at Bene-            'You come out just having a                    iowski was on his way to Canton for       in, computer and robotics and                                                            impervious to bullets, according
 dictine Military School.                   whole different perspective about                    a week of face-to-face meetings with      coaches the cross-country team.              in at least 14 deaths in the North-         to New York authorities. !;
    y'The people up in north Georgia        humanity," Wesoiowski said. "You                     disaster victims.                             His good deeds do not stop with          east.                     s                      Police say Jameswhitfc first
 just re-established my faith in hu-        come out of there feeling on top of                      Wesoiowski was joined in Canton       tornado victims. Wesoiowski teaches             Richard Jameswhite, 20, of               killed at age 17, when he allegedly
 manity,M said Wesoiowski, who re-          the world."                                          by Savannah Red Cross officials           diving to youth at the Jenkins Boys          New York was booked under an                shot a man in a barbershop; in the
'cently returned from tornado-rav-              Repeatedly, he was confronted                    Odom and Sharon Jones and volun-          Club, also as a volunteer.                   alias in the shooting Thursday of
 ished Canton. "They were more con-         with people who had lost all they had                teer Marie Desoubeaux, said Barba-            His involvement in Red Cross di-                                                     New York City borough of Brook-
                                                                                                                                                                                        24-year-old Anthony Maclin.                 lyn.                         $
 cerned about their neighbors up            but would tell relief workers that                   ra Hill, director of Emergency Com-        saster efforts began about three
 there when they had nothing."              neighbors needed help more than                      munity Services for the Red Cross          years ago while attending a Red                Fingerprints         revealed                 Maclin was shot several-times
     Wesoiowski traveled to Canton in       they did, Wesoiowski said.                           here.                                      Cross class on cardiopulmonary re-          Jameswhite to be the suspect in a           after an argument in a parking
 Jasper County last month as a mem-             "Everybody up there was wor-                         Hill said Wesoiowski is one of         suscitation. He was invited to in-          three-year killing and robbery              lot. Devon Brown, 24, o| New
 ber of the American Red Cross Di-          ried about everyone else/' he said.                  about 50 Red Cross-trained volun-          struct the class, the first step.           spree in New York, Connecticut              York, also was charged in his
 saster Relief team. As a volunteer,         "Most of the time in a disaster, peo-               teers who would be available here in          "I bit the hook and I've been            and Pennsylvania, Kim Royster, a            death, DeKalb County polic£ said.
  he worked from dawn to dusk pro-           ple really come together."                          case of a hurricane or similar disas-      hooked ever since," Wesoiowski
 viding immediate relief to folks               He was in Canton almost by                       ter, ,                                     said.
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 Doctors Say Pope
 Recovering Well
 The Los Angelos Times
     VATICAN CITY - Pleased wjth
 the initial stages of Pope John Paul
 II's recovery from an operation to
 repair a broken thighbone, doctors
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 said Saturday that he should be able
 to resume a normal life,
     The 73-year-old pope was resting
 comfortably without pain, fever or
 complications, papal spokesman
 Joaquin Navarro told reporters .
    He said the pope hoped to record
 his traditional Sunday noontime
 message for transmission Sunday to
 pilgrims in St. Pefer's Square.
    Emilio Tresalti, director of
 r>mpl1i HnsUpl, whop*. -SttFgeonS~y

 replaced a piece of the femur from '
                                                                                                A COUPLE 0
 John Paul's right leg with a metal

                                                                                                                                                  t § * <\^"^^
 prosthesis, said the pope passed a
 tranquil first night with excellent

 prospects for a full recovery.

     John Paul broke the bone as he
 emerged from his shower at the Vat-
 ican Thursday night.
     The pontiff will remain at the
 Catholic hospital for two or three
 weeks, doctors say ."He will-.need ex^
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 tensive therapy after that and will
 walk with a cane for a time, but
 should not have a limp once recov-
 ery is complete", his doctors said.                                                                                                                  BlueCross BlueShield
     "There will be certain things like                                                                                                               of Georgia
 skiing that he will not be able to do,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               4

 but the majority of people don't have                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               '.I

 any problems resuming a normal
 life after this procedure," Tresalti .                                                                                      An Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.

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