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Posted in American Countryside Missouri

Growing Up Amish

As an Amish youth, David saw a vastly different world with modern conveniences all around him.  As he became a teenager, he knew that someday…

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Looking At Life Differently

David Mast had to repeat the eighth grade…along with just about everyone else in his class.  In a moment you’ll hear why this community looks…

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Posted in American Countryside Illinois

Popcorn and Pumpkins

Popcorn, pumpkins and more.  Colin just thought every farm in American grew those crops, but then he took a look around and found his county…

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Posted in American Countryside Illinois

The Risk of a Crop Below Ground

Most farmers take on some risk when they put a crop in the ground.  This farmer sees the risk in what is below ground –…

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Posted in American Countryside Illinois

An Oil Field Where You Might Not Expect It

When you think of American oilfield you perhaps think of Texas, North Dakota or the fields on the north slope of Alaska.  But here you’ll…

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Posted in American Countryside Oklahoma

Where to Park a Plane?

When Frank bought a plane he needed a hangar in which to park it. Soon the plane wasn’t the only thing in the building. In…

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Posted in American Countryside Tennessee

Television or Real Life?

Some people have trouble distinguishing television from real-life.  That can create some interesting situations inside a museum like this.  I’ll take you to a place…

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Posted in American Countryside Tennessee

Survival Cars

Have you ever watched one of those action movies with car chase scenes and wondered how many cars they destroyed making the film?  Today I’ll…

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A Hobby People Travel to See

Rusty Robinson’s father was a plumber and Rusty himself helps manage rental properties.  So he taught himself a skill that was vital in his hobby…a…

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Recreating Memories of Youth

Rusty just couldn’t get enough of some of those television shows back in the 1980s, so he did his best to recreate some of what…

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A Trip to the Mastodon Park

Imagine you unearthed the bones of an animal and had little idea of what you found. Now imagine making up a tale about the creature…

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Posted in American Countryside Arizona

Rewards Beyond Tips

Devin loves his job, but he admits the pay isn’t always the best. Sometimes the rewards come in tips; not just monetarily, but in a…

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Posted in American Countryside Arizona

A Horse Adventure

Horses helped settle the west and for Devin’s family, it’s those horses that people still come to see in order to relive a little bit…

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Posted in American Countryside Arizona

Young, Arizona High School

The high school in Young, Arizona recently held it’s high school graduation.  It’s a ceremony just about every high school in America holds every Spring,…

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Posted in American Countryside Arizona

A Different Egg for Breakfast

Maybe you enjoy some bacon and eggs for breakfast, but if you get your eggs from Elery Martin, well, your meal may be a little…

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Posted in American Countryside Pennsylvania

The Great Little Madison

He was nicknamed the Great Little Madison by his peers…and great his work was to this nation.  We’ll head to Philadelphia were the work of…

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James Madison Helps Save a Nation

The United States was just eleven years old, but it was a nation in crisis.  James Madison was the man who was going to step…

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Dave Roever

His name is Dave Roever, spelled R-o-e-v-e-r.  If you’ve not heard or seen his message, you need to watch him online… SharePrintEmail

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Looking In the Mirror

What do you see when you look in the mirror?  What Dave Roever saw was far from himself.  In fact, he wondered if anyone would…

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Hit by a Sniper’s Bullet

Dave Roever was serving his country in Vietnam when a sniper’s bullet would change his life forever.  And in turn Dave helps change the lives…

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