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Parkersburg volunteer nominee for CNN Hero of the Year

PARKERSBURG (KWWL) -- It's taken a lot of work to help parkersburg recover from the May 25th tornado that leveled a third of the town. Now one of those helping out could be named hero of the year.

Tad Agoglia is part of the first response team that provides immediate help to areas hit by natural disasters. Tad and his crew helped tornado victims in Parkersburg free of charge. Now, he's a nominee to be CNN's Hero of the Year.

"I think I want to live a life that inspires people to find the hero in themselves, and to use whatever resources, talents, and abilities they have to make a difference in the world," said Agoglia.

CNN'S Hero of the Year will be decided in an online poll. Click here to vote.

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