ITV News Central is once again joining forces with the Daily Mirror to find the individual you think deserves to be crowned our Local Hero 2013.
We're looking for people who go the extra mile to be a real force for good in their neighbourhood - they could be volunteers or professionals who go way above and beyond the call of duty.
They're the people you just want to say a big 'thank-you' to and to showcase their story on ITV. Here's Lee Comley with more details on how you can nominate that special person.
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A senior court prosecutor from Worcester stabbed his wife in the head as she slept after a bout of depression brought on by work pressures.
A man has appeared at Birmingham Magistrates Court charged with the murder of another man who was found dead in Coventry on Monday night.
"This was an incident of domestic violence of the highest severity which sadly had tragic consequences."