From Clinton to Navarre to Canton, The Repository reporter Gary Brown shares with readers the treasures of these Ohio communities in his postcard series.
WHAT THEY DID: Brown highlights people, businesses and traditions in the communities surrounding Canton, Ohio. The postcard series offers a hometown feel to everyday life, whether it’s the homemade root beer at Woody’s drive-in stand in Canton or the conversion of the Roxy Theatre into a community center in Minerva.
THE TAKEAWAY: The postcard segments are great examples of enterprise storytelling. They provide readers a slice of life and an opportunity to explore their surrounding communities. Use video and photo galleries to give readers an even more up-close-and-personal experience.