Madelyn Townson

Madelyn Townson

Madelyn Townson is a freshman in the Journalism and Communications magnet at duPont Manual High School in Louisville, Kentucky. When she is not writing or taking photos she can be found on the lacrosse field as her team's goalie or perusing the aisles of Barnes and Noble.
People speak out on the death of Muhammad Ali

People speak out on the death of Muhammad Ali

  The death of the legend, Muhammad Ali, has provoked responses from both adults and teenagers alike. People all around the world are mourning the “greatest”, not only because of his boxing skills, but for his philanthropist heart. Both teens and adults have been...

Gun control in the United States– When will we learn?

Gun control in the United States– When will we learn?

Around 2 a.m. local time on June 12, 50 people were killed and many others were injured from a hate crime at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Fla. Pulse Nightclub is known for being a “gay club,” and the shooter was described as going into the shooting with having a...

Stretching the ‘greatest two minutes in sports’

Stretching the ‘greatest two minutes in sports’

  The 142nd annual Kentucky Derby just took place in Louisville, Ky. and 167,227 people attended. To people living in Louisville, the Kentucky Derby is more than just a horse race with big hats and lots of roses. The Kentucky Derby is a huge part of the culture...