It’s the nature of the beast (I mean, “business”). Forever, or at least since 1981, management here at WAVY TV has challenged us reporters to find a way to help a child in need. No, it would never be the LEAD story or “BREAKING NEWS” (unless someone got shot or scandalized). But  “Wednesday’s Child” would be a story that makes a difference in the lives of the child and family.  If we average 50 children a year for 30 years?  That’s a lot of lives.

One man making a difference as a mentor
Since 1981 we’ve…