His rendition of Stand By Me in the movie Urban Cowboy launched Mickey Gilley’s career into the stratosphere, but wait until you hear about the many obstacles he’s had to overcome since then. Now 78, he’s more passionate than ever about performing.
The Olympic Games have been the definition of competitive for hundreds of years. And Rowdy Gaines has been the epitome of athletic success. He’s a gold medalist, a world record holder and a member of the swimming hall of fame.
Dennis Walters was a rising star in the collegiate level of golf and seemed to be on the verge of qualifying for the PGA Tour when a freak golf cart accident left him paralyzed from the waist down.