Lawrence 'Larry' L'Hote brought trash to life with sculptures

Saturday, April 13, 2013 | 7:43 p.m. CDT; updated 12:28 p.m. CDT, Thursday, April 18, 2013

COLUMBIA — Larry L'Hote fell in love with a Jack Russell terrier at the Central Missouri Humane Society. The dog, Sadie, immediately cuddled up to him, a perfect match for adoption. But, then, the bad news: Sadie had heartworms.