A Barnstable Patriot article written on February 6, 2019 details the Black Excellence on the Hill ceremony where Jonathan "JT" Thompson was honored by Representative Crocker for his work to spread positivity through his motivational blog.
Props to ‘Mr. Positivity’
J.T. Thompson of Hyannis – producer of the popular daily video blog, “J.T.’s Chronicles” – earned Statehouse recognition on Feb. 4.
Thompson was one of 44 people honored by the Massachusetts Black and Latino Legislative Caucus during a statewide “Black Excellence on the Hill” celebration.
“JT’s dedication to spreading a message of ‘one love, one family and one community’ is testament to his character and his love for his hometown and its people,” said State Rep. Will Crocker (R-Centerville), who nominated Thompson. “JT starts every day with a positive outlook and a smile on his face, and this message has truly resonated with the community as his following has grown.”