Friends from all over the world meet in Connersville | news


3,876 miles seems like a long way, and it is. It’s about an eight hour flight. It is the distance across the Atlantic from Connersville to Trowbridge in the United Kingdom. All that distance may make it seem impossible to befriend someone, but that’s not always the case.

There are many ways to meet people, but the perception is that playing video games is antisocial behavior. It was the exact opposite for 15-year-old Ashton Cornett from Connersville and 15-year-old Theo Richardson from Trowbridge. Instead of building a wall, it built a bridge to connect two people from opposite sides of the world.

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