Sunday, September 21, 2014

Jack Marsicano - WWII Vet and Pearl Harbor Survivor

"I Just Did What I Was Told"

Jack Marsicano just turned 97. He's a WWII vet and survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7th, 1941. Listen to this podcast (6:43 total time) and hear what one American hero thought about his time in the service - and how he survived Pearl Harbor.

Margaret & Jack Marsicano proudly displaying their Honor Flight memorabilia

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Chad Carpenter - The Landing Youth & Tutoring Center

Paying it Forward

Chad Carpenter is the co-founder of The Landing Youth and Tutoring Center, a non-profit in Prineville which provides a safe and warm place for middle & high school students to receive free homework help, enjoy a free meal, and take part in healthy activities with other teens outside of school hours. Listen to this podcast (total running time 9:41) and learn how a 5th generation Prinevillian is "paying it forward."

Chad Carpenter in his office at the First Baptist Church