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The Heart of the Story with Gary Metivier

Positive, inspiring stories of everyday people doing cool stuff.

Feb 23, 2021

She has dedicated her life to giving of herself to others. First through her ministry as a pastor, now through organ donation.

In this The Heart of the Story with Gary Metivier we dig down into what inspired her to pursue her career touching lives with her words, and how that moved her to literally give of herself.

Feb 16, 2021

Remember going to the mailbox, hoping for a card or letter? The excitement that comes from discovering a photo of someone's vacation or reading of life's ups and downs in a letter from a friend or relative?

Paul Laird, aka the postcard guy, is keeping a bit of Americana alive. For the past couple of decades, he, along...

Feb 5, 2021

Classic car clubs continue to grow as Americans are looking for that connection to the past.

In this episode of the Heart of the Story w/ Gary Metivier we stop in for the last event of the season for one classic car club. They park at a farmer's market to share their classic cars with whomever wants to see them, or...

Jan 26, 2021

One room schoolhouses or "country schools" were the norm in rural America for about 100 years. So it is fitting that three teachers, each celebrating their 100th birthday, give us a history lesson. What was it like teaching all grades in a one-room schoolhouse?

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Jan 12, 2021

He is the voice that brings local race tracks to life. Most communities across this great country have people like him behind the mic--at sporting events or other activities. They get us excited, they calm our fears, take us back in time or help create a memory that lasts a lifetime.

Shane Davis on what it means to be a...