MULTIMEDIA: Special Olympic athletes join in Polar Plunge

Sunday, February 17, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST; updated 2:37 p.m. CDT, Friday, April 12, 2013

COLUMBIA — Hundreds of people took the Polar Plunge on Saturday afternoon at Stephens Lake Park, but for three of the first plungers, the event meant more.