106.3 WORD Cover Story

Anne Robards
January 31, 2019 - 3:02 pm
In this week’s edition of the 106.3 WORD Cover Story, we are taking a look at turning the page in the digital age. As you read this, you are reading it on a digital device but it wasn’t so long ago there was a building in your local downtown area where all the knowledge was kept – it’s known as a...
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Patrick Gentry
January 24, 2019 - 5:45 am
In this week's edition of the 106.3, WORD Cover Story, we take a look at School Choice Week and what options students in the Upstate have. I talked with Debbie Coakley, the wife of 106.3 WORD's Vince Coakley, to find out why they homeschool their children. Patrick Gentry talked with Debbie Coakley...
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Patrick Gentry
January 16, 2019 - 11:08 pm
It has been a big topic for quite a while now, and also the subject of much controversy - medical marijuana in South Carolina. A bill reintroduced into both houses in our state Tuesday aims to give medical patients a different course of treatment. I talked to a local non-profit, Cannabis Forward...
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Patrick Gentry
January 10, 2019 - 5:45 am
In this week’s 106.3 WORD Cover Story, we are taking a look at how “smart” helmets are assisting “smart” coaches in gathering data to help protect student athletes, as well as help ultimately lead their team to victory. I talked to an Upstate coach who is one of the first in the state to...
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Patrick Gentry
January 03, 2019 - 5:45 am
In this week's edition of the 106.3 WORD cover story we take a look at the progression of 106.3 WORD and the different ways to listen. I spoke with Operations Manager and Program Director, Mark Hendrix, to learn more about the station on Alexa. For even more info on 106.3 WORD on Alexa then click...
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Patrick Gentry
December 27, 2018 - 5:45 am
In this week's edition of the 106.3 WORD Cover Story, we take a look at the DUI process in South Carolina. What happens during and after a stop from an officer's standpoint? What is the legal process like? Do organizations feel like the state is too lenient on offenders? We answer those questions...
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Patrick Gentry
December 20, 2018 - 5:45 am
In this week's edition of the 106.3 WORD Cover story, we're taking a look at those people whose jobs require them to keep working over Christmas -- many of whom make our own Christmas celebrations possible. 106.3 WORD Cover Stories Patrick Gentry talked to Jon Turner with the Salute to Service show...
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Patrick Gentry
December 13, 2018 - 5:45 am
In this week’s 106.3 WORD Cover Story, we came up with the idea of covering childhood vaccinations after wondering why many of the illnesses that the medical community had thought it had wiped up decades ago, are starting to be found again; including in portions of the Upstate. ( https://1063word...
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Patrick Gentry
November 29, 2018 - 5:45 am
In this week’s edition of the 106.3 WORD Cover Story, I go rock climbing with a group of veterans and current service members who are climbing mountains to explore different types of therapies in the treatment of PTSD. There are many different types of treatments being used in the effort to combat...
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Patrick Gentry
November 08, 2018 - 5:45 am
In this week’s edition of the 1063 WORD Cover Story, we play ball with the Carolina Miracle League, a field of dreams for special needs children. We met with Pam Dean, the Executive Director of Carolina Miracle League, to find out how the league got started and what it does for the special needs...
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