Central Morning | Nov 28, 2012 | 5:21

Darlene's Project

A new house on Main St. in the town of Triton has many smiling. It's not as big as some of the mansion-like houses in town, but for one woman, it's exactly what she needs. And it couldn't come at a better time. Melissa Tobin went to Triton and has her story.

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