Kid of the Day

Today's Kid of the Day is Christopher Thompson, 2, of Martinez.

Name: Christopher Thompson

Age: 2

Hometown: Martinez

Parents: Chris and Elisha Thompson

What makes him special: "Christopher was diagnosed with autism in June. He is overcoming a lot of issues that we were dealing with. We are so proud of him and his progress. A very special thanks to Liz Johnston-Smithson and Meliha Amerson for all the therapy that has helped him," said his parents.