– Editor’s note: In the next three issues, The Lancaster News will profile students who have overcome the odds to earn a high school diploma in 2012.
For The Lancaster News
About 7 a.m. Feb. 15, 2003, Justin “Jay” Chambers’ life changed forever.
Chambers, who was 9 years old at the time, and his older sister, Chakina Clyburn, and their grandmother were involved in a horrific automobile accident on Rocky River Road. His grandmother, 66-year-old Bernice Clyburn, was killed instantly.