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Youngster aids grandfather on boat

For Raleigh G. Samford and his 7-year-old grandson, Raleigh Samford III, it was the perfect day to spend a late-summer afternoon fishing for bass and bream on the Blackwater River.

Since Raleigh learned to cast a reel, he and his "Paw-Paw" have developed an almost inseparable bond on the boat fishing and enjoying each other's company.

But what started as a day of delight on the river turned frantic.

Without warning, the grandfather had a seizure.

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