Beech Grove http://wkms.org en Social Media Sensation Dies of Cancer at 13 http://wkms.org/post/social-media-sensation-dies-cancer-13 <p>The western Kentucky boy known for his thumbs-up campaign has lost his battle with cancer. The announcement of his death was posted on his Facebook page, which had 369,000 followers. 13-year-old Lane Goodwin from Beech Grove died Wednesday. The Thumbs-up for Lane campaign has social media fans from all over the world including country music stars, Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari and The Turtleman, Lane’s favorite celebrity. Lane was a fan of the St. Louis Cardinals and fans held signs supporting Lane during the baseball playoffs. Fri, 19 Oct 2012 12:36:18 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 23442 at http://wkms.org Social Media Sensation Dies of Cancer at 13