A fundraiser set up to help with the 17-year-old Texas resident's medical expenses has surpassed $200,000 in donations.
The teenager had to try and sit up on her own, which the family said was " much more" difficult than she expected.
"Thanksgiving may look different than we thought, but we still have a lot to be thankful for," the teenager's mother said.
The teenager suffered a severe spinal cord injury on September 20, which left her paralyzed from the chest down and unable to move her hands.
The teen, who suffered severe spinal cord injury in September, has returned home from hospital for the first time since her accident.
After several weeks of rehabilitation, the 17-year-old can now lift her arms and also has feeling in her legs.
The teenager suffered a severe spinal cord injury in September that left her paralyzed from the chest down.
A fundraiser set up by a family friend to help with the 17-year-old's medical expenses has received more than 2,200 separate donations.
The 17-year-old Prosper, Texas, resident said her perspective on life has changed since the freak accident in September in which she was paralyzed.
On Monday, Makayla Noble's family said the 17-year-old had a "great day with therapy" and was "crushing goals."
Noble is currently in rehab after suffering a severe spinal cord injury that left her paralyzed from the chest down.
The 17-year-old from Texas, who suffered a severe spinal cord injury in a tumbling accident, is undergoing physical, occupational and speech therapy.
"The thing that was so disturbing was it was children," one parent said. "Whether they are high school, elementary school or middle school—they're children."
The teenager's family said she had an "amazing day" as she recovers from a spinal injury she sustained in September.
Despite the good news, Noble had "an emotional afternoon" on Sunday thinking about all the things she might never be able to do again, according to the family.
The 17-year-old Prosper resident left the hospital on Wednesday, where she had spent more than three weeks after suffering a severe spinal cord injury.
Noble has spent more than three weeks in hospital since suffering a severe spinal cord injury.
16-year-old Makayla Noble suffered a severe spinal cord injury, which left her paralyzed from the chest down.
A GoFundMe page set up by a family friend of the paralyzed teen has now raised almost $160,000 to help with the cheerleader's medical expenses.
The 16-year-old athlete has been in the hospital for two weeks after she suffered a severe spinal cord injury.
Prosper resident Noble suffered a severe spinal cord injury that left her paralyzed from the chest down.
Noble suffered a spinal cord injury that has left her "paralyzed from the chest down" and without "movement in her hands," a family friend told Newsweek.
Noble suffered a spinal cord injury during a freak accident last week.
Noble suffered a spinal cord injury during a freak tumbling accident.
Hundreds of fans have since petitioned the club to return the cheerleaders to the stadium.
The 50-year-old allegedly told some of the teenage girls on her daughter's team that they should kill themselves.
The cheerleaders were found to have broken school policy after a photo appeared of them posing with the Trump campaign flag at a game.
The high school dancer was also excluded from team socials, the lawsuit claims.
"Just because I'm 42 doesn't mean your life is over."
Bailey Davis, 22, claims the Saints are guilty of double standards in rules for male and female employees.