Corvette culture crescendos at National Corvette Museum anniversary

Bowling Green is home to the equivalent of a cathedral for car enthusiasts: the General Motors Bowling Green Assembly Plant, which has produced the world's Corvettes since 1981. Across Interstate 65 from the plant is the "chapel": the National Corvette Museum. Bowling Green's not called Vette City for nothing. Last week, approximately 10,000 Corvette owners and …

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Welcome to Bowling Green

Western Kentucky University, my alma mater, Thursday hosted its annual Big Red's Blitz,  an all-day charity event during which WKU students--mostly new freshmen--go in groups to various non-profit organizations' sites around the community and volunteer. Its namesake is our mascot, Big Red. I did not participate in Big Red's Blitz as a freshman five years …

Going With the Flow

This video is a little late in coming. I did this as a final project for a class called The Politics of Natural Disasters in my second-to-last semester of college in 2012. My hometown of Paducah, Ky., was built on the convergence of the Ohio and Tennessee rivers and has suffered its own natural disasters …

College can be a special time of evolution for twins

The following was a final project for a journalism capstone class. I turned in the assignment in April, so any dates that appear out of place were, at the time, future occurrences. After cracking a joke, fraternal twins Katie and Alicia DiTommasso automatically mirrored each other’s laughter, leaning slightly forward, exposing identical straight teeth, their …

The Future

As an aspiring journalist in 2012, with the end of my undergrad just months ahead of me, I realize journalism is never quite the same from one day to the next. My education thus far has taught me that, if nothing else. Though I hope my performance can show that it has taught me much …

Keeping Up With Them

People like to say that one person can make a difference, but we often fail to believe it. Noah Jones and his family have proved us wrong. Noah, a mature and selfless 12-year-old boy, went beyond resolving to accept and love the foster children that would come into his parents' care when Sara and Nathan …