Amanda Ghessie
Washington, DC

Amanda Ghessie is a lawyer turned editor. She earned her BA from the University of South Carolina (Go Gamecocks) and her law degree from Charleston School of Law. She is passionate about food, travel, and dogs and spends much of her free time volunte...more

Toddler Sneaks Under Fence Around Pond. When Dad Finds Him He Sees a “Blue, Dead Baby." Then...
By Amanda Ghessie - 9 months ago
Matthew Cunningham said it “defies any logic.” His son was dead, now he is alive.As KBOI reports, tragedy struck when, while doing
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Mom is Devastated by Ticket After Telling Officer It’s Food or Tags. But She’s Not Finished With Her Yet…
By Amanda Ghessie - 10 months ago
For Naomi Norelli, “tough” doesn't even begin to describe the past fifteen months.The mom of two tells Independent Journal Review
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Moments After Mom Goes Live on Facebook, She Collapses. It Takes 30 Minutes for Someone to Come to Her Aid
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Twenty-six-year-old Keiana Herndon's family says she loved sharing her life with others through Facebook live videos.As KARK repor
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Mom Feeling Like a 'Failure' About Christmas Presents Turns to Craigslist. Then Packages Start Appearing on Her Doorstep
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Tyshika Britten knows that Christmas isn't just about presents, but she has six young children— 5 boys and a girl.Letting them kno
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BREAKING: Musical Legend George Michael Has Passed Away at Age 53
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Singer George Michael has died at age 53.According to The Guardian, Michael's publicist confirmed the singer's passing in a statem
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These 11 Reactions to People Opening Gifts This Christmas will Restore Your Faith in Humanity
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
For children, opening presents on Christmas morning is one of the most anticipated events of the year.From the moment they realize S
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Woman Rushing to Gate Sees Man on Ground. When She Learns He's Autistic It 'Triggers Her' to Change Her Plans
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
It was a crowded day at the Dallas airport and everyone, including Shaina Murry, was in a hurry.But that all changed for Murry as
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She Has Millions of Instagram Fans, But After Devastating Miscarriage There’s One Person She's Apologizing To
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
In September 2016, fashion blogger Leandra Medine learned she was pregnant.According to her piece entitled “The Baby I Lost, the P
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Delivery Truck Driver Reads a Note on a Package Given to Him by Woman. It Turns Out to Be a Call for Help
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
At first, when the woman handed him a package, the delivery service employee thought nothing of it. This was part of his job— he deliv
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After Police Rescue 3 Girls in Abandoned House, Grandma Explains Why Their Father Kept Them from Her in the First Place
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Lasat month, several police officers from Chicago's seventh district responded to a call where they found a 7-year-old, a 2-year-old,
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Woman Snaps Photo of Veteran Working At Lowe's. But It's the Vet's Furry Co-Worker That Made Her Grab Her Camera
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Prompted by the September 11, 2001 attacks on America, Clay Luthy joined the Air Force in January 2002.As a C-130 loadmaster stati
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New Mom in Kitchen Doesn’t Wear ‘Carrier' While Baby Sleeps in Swing for First Time When the Stove Explodes
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Molly Landis is a new mom, who often carries her 4-week-old daughter around in a wrap carrier.Several nights ago — for the first t
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As Family Unites to Grieve Shocking Murder of Mom & Her Teen Girl, Two Family Members are Noticeably Absent
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Forty-year-old Dawn Ward was known to be close to her family— so close, in fact, that she and her 14-year-old daughter, Taylor Carroll
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Mom Won’t Back Down After Doctors Insist Her Angry Son Is Just ‘Acting Out.’ A Medical Test Proves Her Right
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Doctors told Kara Anderson that her son, Ian, was acting out for attention, but she knew it was something more.According to WSB-TV
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Students in Need of a Safe Ride Home Shocked When Ride Pulls Up to Make Everything 'Alright Alright Alright'
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
In an effort to combat sexual assaults on campus, the University of Texas student government created the Students United for Rape Elim
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Mom's at Her Breaking Point with Kids in Grocery Store—Until an Old Woman Says What She Desperately Needs to Hear
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Mom blogger and reality TV star Jaime Primak Sullivan was tired.Having just returned to her home in Birmingham, Alabama, from New
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Former Child Soldier Who Lost His Leg Has Every Reason Not to Smile—But He Stands Every Day So Other Kids Can Smile Too
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
For the past ten years, Fetene Yezengaw has stood at the same corner every day.As a crossing guard for Harvard Elementary School,
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Police Pull Out All the Stops for 3 Girls Found in an Abandoned House. But When They Find Out It’s Their Birthday...
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Last week, several Chicago police officers responded to a call about a child being left home alone. When they arrived to the scene, th
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A Friend’s 'Party Trick' Left Teen Feeling Like a Monster. But She’s Not Afraid to Look in the Mirror Anymore
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
University of Toledo cross country runner Janelle Noe had just finished her second workout since coming back from an injury. With a me
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Doctors On High Alert After 55 Lb. Teen Is Brought In. Then They Learn How His Adoptive Parents Have Been ‘Punishing' Him
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Neighbors saw the boy mowing the lawn outside of his little yellow house in Helena, Alabama, several times over the summer, but becaus
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George W. Bush Announces the Newest Furry Addition to the Bush Family
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
It's no secret that George W. Bush is a dog lover:Rod Aydelotte-Pool/Getty ImagesLast week, he and his wife, Laura, planned to
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Walmart Is Giving First-Time Shoplifters a Powerful Opportunity: A Second Chance
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Shoplifting may seem harmless enough, but it can stick with the offender for the rest of their life.According to WLTX, a shoplifti
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Neighbors Stunned to Learn Sickening Truth About 'Likable' Neighbor: "My First Reaction Was a Baseball Bat"
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
Todd Kohlhepp has been described by neighbors as a “likable man.” They say that he kept to himself, but was never unpleasant to talk t
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Elementary Students Suspended for 'Violating Drug Policy.' There's Just One Problem With the 'Drug' In Question
By Amanda Ghessie - a year ago
An innocent sugar mixture known among kids as “happy crack” is hardly a controlled substance, but a Dorchester County, South Carolina
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