In this Dec. 2 photo, Sarah McBride, 19, hangs Christmas ornaments at her home with her parents, Steve and Janine Hamilton, in Rapid City. The Hamiltons adopted McBride in 2004 and found out recently that she is blood related to Steve Hamilton. (AP photo)
Rapid City couple unknowingly adopted a blood relative in 2004
RAPID CITY -- Steve and Janine Hamilton have always felt deeply connected to their adopted daughter, but that connection was felt even more deeply this year when the family discovered that she is, in fact, a blood relative.
The Hamiltons adopted Sarah, who recently married and took McBride as her last name, nine years ago when they lived in Kansas City.
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