She Saw a Need for Encouragement, and She Filled It.

She Saw a Need for Encouragement, and She Filled It.

“It was really put on my heart,” Linda Ellis Eastman says, “that women needed encouragement, needed support, and to be lifted, as many of them were suffering from low self-esteem that started in their childhoods or pre-teenage years and they were never able to get...
This Musical Woman Loves the Warmth of Louisville

This Musical Woman Loves the Warmth of Louisville

“I was surrounded by music all the time. That’s how I got my start,” says Barbara Lynne Jamison, the Kentucky Opera’s new general director. She grew up in a musical family and took singing lessons, sang in church, and learned how to play the piano and cello. Barbara...
What I Would Tell Myself 10 Years Ago

What I Would Tell Myself 10 Years Ago

Lauren stands in front of a mural on Story Avenue across from Butchertown Market. She says this is her favorite mural, because it tells the story of Butchertown’s history. How many times do we ask ourselves, “Am I truly happy with the life that I’m living?” We...
She Loves Telling the Sports Story

She Loves Telling the Sports Story

Whitney Harding ascribes to one theme: when in doubt, know that you will find a way. Her passion for sports started as a child growing up in a family with boys and in a neighborhood full of kids that would play basketball together. She was a gymnast and dancer until...
I Will Give Them a Voice by Using My Own

I Will Give Them a Voice by Using My Own

Sony’s participation in the Light to Night walk is way for her to pay tribute to her sister and show support for others whose loved ones have died from cancer. The center photo in the background shows Sony with her sister. Cancer is a heck of an opponent....
The Business of ‘True Beauty’

The Business of ‘True Beauty’

It’s a new season environmentally and mentally for owner and esthetician Janna Flowers as she recently opened her second Clique Boutique salon in Holiday Manor Shopping Center. She is also a new mother with a daughter less than 8 months old. How can she balance it...