by Beverly Kidd, WTKR 3:
Neisha Himes is a survivor. She managed to live through physical domestic abuse, escaping repeated assaults from a former boyfriend.
But she has not let that trauma define her. Instead, she put on a pair of boxing gloves and learned to fight.
“Boxing has been very instrumental in my journey as a survivor,” she said.
What started as a way to defend herself has become a two-pronged passion: Boxing and helping others.