LOGIK Fitness feature

By Jeff Louderback Minutes away from finishing an hour-long core class at LOGIK Fitness, James Raddin offers encouragement to the 25 participants who are giving all they have amid a final set of planks. “You’re motivating me as much as I’m motivating you,” Raddin implores with a grin. “If I was doing this alone, I would be more likely to stop, but being here with all of you keeps me...

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Red Headed Sauce Company/Marshall Bartley profile

Memories of gathering homegrown produce and herbs on his grandparents’ farm as a boy remain vivid to Marshall Bartley. That is when he cultivated a passion for creating dishes from scratch and serving them at family dinner after church. Today, he might accompany a brunch featuring Eggs Benedict and steaming hot potatoes with the salsa he developed using ingredients reminiscent of those...

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Shannon Raddin inspirational profile

By Jeff Louderback “If you can hear me, wiggle your feet.” Abruptly awakened, like she was roused from her sleep and did not know where she was, Shannon Walcott-Raddin suddenly felt stabbing pain throughout her body. Trapped beneath a mountain of twisted metal, she could not move, yet she heard the voices of the nearby men once more. “If you can hear me, wiggle your feet.” This time,...

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Lorin Dineen inspirational personality profile

Milestone birthdays are a source of dread for many people in our age-conscious society, but for Lorin Dineen, her 30th birthday will be cause for celebration. For the 29-year-old Oakwood native, every new day is a milestone, a mindset that she cultivated by a life-altering diagnosis in 2016. “I had experienced some headaches, but nothing that led me to believe anything was seriously wrong,”...

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Mark Whitt: Bluegrass Musician on the Rise Profile Example

By Jeff Louderback It was a dream, but to a fortysomething man who had just lost his father at the age 83, the vision seemed vivid and real. For rising bluegrass musician Mark Whitt, the emotionally inspiring moment remains etched in his mind. “In the dream, my dad was hovering above me. He was wearing a cream-colored suit and looked like a healthy and much younger man without the skin cancer....

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“Getting Serious at 50” business trend feature

Milestone birthdays often stimulate reflective thoughts about where you are and where you are headed. Turning 50 is especially thought-provoking. Reaching that milestone brings the realization that retirement years are no longer a distant concept. Multiple studies indicate that many 50-somethings are not prepared for their golden years, but the good news is that there is that it’s not too...

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