Cheri Lawson

Cheri is WEKU's Arts Reporter covering stories in northern and central Kentucky.  

She is a 25 year broadcast veteran with experience at stations in Ohio and Kentucky as a producer, anchor, reporter, announcer and talk show host.

Cheri has won numerous awards from the Public Radio News Directors Association, the Ohio and Kentucky Associated Press, and the Cincinnati and Ohio chapters of the Society for Professional Journalists.

The coronavirus pandemic has challenged all of us in big and small ways, but one of the toughest parts has been the isolation. Many people found creative ways to cope as they wear masks, work from home, or are alone more than usual.

One 87-year-old Kentucky woman spent the time whittling.