Ben Jones is a correspondent who lives in Lexington, Ky. and covers the southern city for Forbes Travel Guide. Jones was born in Florida and has lived on both coasts. He is a graduate of the University of Kentucky’s journalism department and now covers the Kentucky Wildcats football team for CatsIllustrated.com (part of the Rivals college sports network of websites). When he’s not in a press box or at a practice field working on deadline, he’s likely reading, spending the day at the horse races or out for a run. He has previously written for The Commercial Appeal in Memphis, the Star Tribune in Minneapolis and The Indianapolis Star.