Episode Five – James CoatesBeginning a job at WBFI Radio in McDaniels, Kentucky, was the start of a career for James Coates.
Since his first days on the air in 1988 to present day, James has worked with many stations and continues his career with Forever Communications in Bowling Green and Glasgow, Kentucky.
Now, reflecting on three decades of work, it appears family, the community and his experiences as an on-air talent and host have shaped who he his today.
This is Meet My Neighbor.
Episode Four – Gracie DelkGrowing up in a conservative Barren County household presented its challenges for Gracie Delk, often leading her to feel like the "black swan" of her family. She always knew she carried herself differently than her family, but she never expected to lead her life as a mother. But it was one pregnancy test that changed her life forever.
It wasn't an easy pregnancy. Suffering from severe bouts of depression and loneliness, Gracie wanted to end her life. It was a car accident and the near-death experience that showed her life had a different path.
This is Gracie Delk.