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The Heart of the Story with Gary Metivier

Positive, inspiring stories of everyday people doing cool stuff.

Aug 6, 2020

In this special "American Drive" episode of The Heart of the Story with Gary Metivier we take you to the racetrack with a racing legend. Ken Schrader traded the asphalt for the dirt track and is having a blast. He talks about everything from the history of the sport to his advice for young drivers.

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Aug 4, 2020

In this The Heart of the Story with Gary Metivier we take you to the rodeo. In part of our "American Drive Series" we find out why someone would want to ride a bull and turn this tough sport into a business. A champion gives us an inside look.

Edited By Ryan Beintema @rbp7

Executive Producer/Host Gary Metivier


Jul 31, 2020

In this special summer fun series "American Drive" --the Heart of the Story takes us to a demolition derby. We want to know why so many people put so much time and money into building cars just to tear them up? More families are finding this unique sport a way to be part of the community.

We meet a family, inspired by...


Jul 19, 2020

Holly is gearing up for another big event. She has been around tractor pulls for some time, but now she is in one--driving for the Bad Company team. The organizer puts this event on for charity. He shares why this high-powered event really touches his heart. Buckle up. You are in for a wild ride on this special American...


Jul 6, 2020

In this The Heart of the Story with Gary Metivier "American Drive" Special-- we take you back to the dirt track to meet up with Kelly Meyer. He was severely burned in a house fire saving his wife from the flames. The only thing he had left was his race car. He offered that to his longtime friend to use. Now, a year...