Karen Buckley practices turtle songs on her keyboard as husband Charlie holds pet turtles — Gracie, a Travencure tortoise, and Rocky, a three toe box tortoise.  Known as the Turtlesinger and Turtletoter, the Buckley’s have a traveling musical turtle show to educate the public about turtles.

Held several positions at The Press including staff writer, entertainment editor, creator and longtime editor of teen section Generation Next.