For me, 2019 was a year I experimented with new beats. I wrote more feature stories and covered professional baseball. I even covered a few high school football games during the fall sports season.
My five memorable stories of the year are a reflection of my expanded role. There is a politics story or two in the mix, but a few of my stories show how I expanded my horizons this year.
It's a story I wanted to do for a long time. Luckily, I had a co-worker — photographer Kevin Rivoli — who had a similar interest in doing this…