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BOURBON COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) A Bourbon County mom said she is overwhelmed by the amount of support her son battling ALS has received for his 27th birthday. 

Tammy Mattox put out a plea on Facebook for people to send her son, Aaron, cards for his birthday. Since then, thousands of cards have come to their Paris home from all over the country and even some as far away as Europe.

Aaron received some birthday wishes from UK coaches as well. Coach Cal sent an autographed picture and Coach Stoops sent an autographed football. 

Aaron's mom said that the love and support pouring in has lifted Aaron's spirits. 

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