Boy with autism builds world’s largest Lego Titanic replica

10-year-old spent over 700 hours building model The world’s largest Lego replica of the doomed Titanic liner was built over 700 hours — 11 months — by a 10-year-old boy from Reykjavik, Iceland, who is on the autism spectrum. It will make its American debut Monday at the Titanic Museum Attraction in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Brynjar Karl Bigisson, now 15, …

Woman Who Has 3 Brothers With Autism Talks About How They Changed Her Outlook On Life

Ali Carbone’s Facebook post about her dear brothers, Michael, Anthony, and Luke, carries a powerful message about the ASD community. The 26-year-old’s extensive levels of understanding ASD (autistic spectrum disorder) is all thanks to the uniqueness of each sibling she grew up with. Her story To commemorate Autism Awareness Day, she took to Facebook to share her truth in a post that has now gone viral, which …

Police Continue Search For Missing 5-Year-Old With Autism

5-year-old Joseph “Joe Clyde” Daniels disappeared from his home in dickson, Tennessee on the evening of Tuesday, April 3. Joe Clyde went to bed without incident, but his family discovered he was missing the next morning when they went to wake him for school at 5:20 am. After searching their home for almost an hour, they called the police just …

Search for missing Dickson boy enters 3rd day

DICKSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – There are multiple videos inside this story. Click here to watch them from the News 2 app. The search for a missing 5-year-old boy with autism continued Friday as his parents and the Dickson County community hold onto hope he will be found safe. Searchers found three footprints they are investigating as they combed the area for …