The Times West Virginian

June 16, 2013

Brian Conn: ‘Best part of my week when I get to see them’

By Emily Gallagher
Times West Virginian

FAIRMONT — For 30 year-old single father Brian Conn, his 2-year-old twin sons Mathew and Austin are his world.

Although he has shared custody, Conn thinks about his sons all the time.

“I get them on the weekends,” he said. “It’s the best part of my week when I get to see them.”

Conn has been a single father for about a year now. He said it was tough at first not being able to see his kids every day and continues to be difficult.

“It’s tough through the week when I don’t get to see them and not being able to hold them,” he said. “I try to spend as much time with them on the weekends when I’m not working.”

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