KLTV 7 airs Mission of Mercy special with Malcom Kelly - watch online

In American culture, it is sometimes our athletes that are viewed as the heroes.

One east Texan in the NFL decided to use his celebrity to bring American awareness to a country tipping towards recovery after years of civil war.


Washington Redskin Rookie Malcolm Kelly, a former Longview Lobo, is endorsing the international charity of Mercy Ships, based right here in East Texas, as they bring medical care to the struggling nation.

On Tuesday night, a half-hour special aired on KLTV 7 that documented Kelly's trip to Liberia. To see the entire story, click here to visit our Mission of Mercy page. You can watch the story in the video player on that page.