A Deeper Look at Poverty in Mount Pleasant

Featured Audio

Below are several audio clips from Gretchen Cuda's interview with Bernard Hill.

  • Bernard talks about how he went off course with his education, eventually dropping out of high school in the ninth grade. Listen
  • Bernard talks about his family, what it was like growing up without a father, how his Grandmother raised him and kept his family together, and what kind of a father he'd like to be. Listen
  • Even though he had gotten off track, Bernard recalls a turning point when he knew it was time to wise up. Listen
  • Life is tough but Bernard says you just gotta roll with it. Listen

April McClellan-Copeland, The Plain Dealer
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