Paducah Life Magazine

LIFE As A Paducah TEEN!

2016 March/April

These are the best days of your life.

 

Parents proclaim it. Teachers tell students to take stock of it. Coaches hearken back to it on playing fields from the past. Advisors hasten to help college applicants appreciate it. Teens hear it from every side.

 

Teen Takeover - The Athlete: Wells Purdom

Teen Takeover - The Traveler: Olivia Sin

Teen Takeover - The Inventor: John Holtgrewe

2016 March/April

Part of Paducah Life's TEEN TAKEOVER

 

For the past few years, John Holtgrewe has contemplated feet—specifically, those of his great-grandmother.

 

Let us explain.

 

Teen Takeover - The Entertainer: Jacob Weitlauf

2016 March/April

Part of Paducah Life's TEEN TAKEOVER

 

When Jacob Weitlauf paused to take a brief phone interview with Paducah Life Magazine, he was in Chicago, preparing for one of the biggest dance auditions of his life.

 

Teen Takeover - The Future Leader: Jack Daniels

Teen Takeover - The Peacemaker: Hasaan Ali

2016 March/April

Part of Paducah Life's TEEN TAKEOVER

 

Hasaan Ali loves his Islamic faith and his Kentucky community, and even as a teenager, he’s worked hard to meld the two.

 

Fortunately, he says, the task wasn’t too difficult.

 

Teen Takeover - The Film Buff: Hannah Hunt

2016 March/April

Part of Paducah Life's TEEN TAKEOVER

 

Hannah Hunt has gone to see movies at Paducah’s Maiden Alley Cinema since she was a little girl, and now at 17, she is a member of the theater’s Teen Scene, a board made of city and county high school students.

 

Teen Takeover - The Problem Solver: Caleigh Propes

2016 March/April

Part of Paducah Life's TEEN TAKEOVER

 

At McCracken County High School (MCHS), there’s one student who wants to cure Alzheimer’s disease. You’ll often find her at a basketball game waving pompoms.

 

Caleigh Propes cares very little for stereotypes.

 

Teen Takeover - The Entrepreneur: Barton Christmas

2016 March/April

Part of Paducah Life's TEEN TAKEOVER

 

Barton Christmas has had a dream since he was 13. He wants to give every person on planet earth a Coke, just like the 1971 song.

 

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