In Louisville, One Man's Unforgettable Story Of Redemption

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R.G. Williams behind the wheel of a city bus in Louisville, Ky. (Jacob Ryan/WFPL)

Sometimes people make mistakes when they’re young that follow them for the rest of their life. That’s what happened to R.G. Williams of Louisville, Kentucky, who made one particular mistake that he looks back on with both regret and pride.

It’s when he decided, as a 13-year-old kid, to steal a city bus. Jacob Ryan (@jacobhryan) from Here & Now contributor WFPL brings us Williams’s story.

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