Nancy Gingrich of Pennsburg has built a backyard model train layout and hopes to spur interest in the hobby with area youth.
Nancy Gingrich has been working on the railroad. She's also been a truck driver, a bus driver and a taxidermist.
But it's the model railroading hobby which has perhaps brought Gingrich the most joy. She's been working on constructing a backyard display at her Pennsburg home for the past few years.
"There were always American Flyer trains around when I was younger. I don't remember a time when they weren't there," she said. "I grew up in the steam train era. It's just a reminder of the old days."...