Dwight Thompson (above right) spoke about The Kissing Case with his brother, James Hanover Thompson — and with his sister, Brenda Lee Graham (below). They spoke at StoryCorps in Wilmington, N.C. StoryCorps hide caption

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'The Kissing Case' And The Lives It Shattered

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Steven Wells and his daughter, Jennifer, spoke about her childhood at StoryCorps in Macon, Ga., where they have been living since 1996. StoryCorps hide caption

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A Father And His Daughter: 'Always My Buddy'

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Alex Fernandez (left) visited StoryCorps with his former student, Noe Rueda, in Madison, Wis. StoryCorps hide caption

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A Young Son's Goal: Making Money For His Mother

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In A Steel Town, A Father Who Defined Tough Love

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Sister Vincent Cecire (right) spoke to her friend Sister Catherine Garry (left) at StoryCorps in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y. StoryCorps hide caption

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A Nun's Lifetime Devotion To The Dodgers

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Jon Brock and his daughter Glenny Brock visited StoryCorps in Birmingham, Ala. StoryCorps hide caption

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Father Moves Past A Once-Unforgiving Diagnosis

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An Uncle's Lesson: Some Things 'Best Left Alone'

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A Bar, A Date And A Datsun Lead To Years Of Fun

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Pepper and Ron Miller figured out that they needed a little space so they could appreciate each other more. StoryCorps hide caption

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How A Divorce Helped One Couple Grow Closer

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Diane Kenney (left) and Linda Kenney Miller, ages 66 and 65 respectively, visited StoryCorps in Montgomery, Ala. StoryCorps hide caption

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From The Son Of Ex-Slaves, The Gift Of A Hospital

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At StoryCorps in Biloxi, Miss., Dee Dickson, 59, told the story of how she got her first job at the shipyards. StoryCorps hide caption

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Family Breadwinner Finds Her Place: With The Men

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Love Story: From A Gas Station To Married With Kids

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Even In Her Struggles, A Mother Taught Life Lessons

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Ronald McNair (third in line) and his fellow Challenger astronauts head to the launch pad at Kennedy Space Center to board the space shuttle on Jan. 27, 1986. Steve Helber/AP hide caption

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Astronaut's Brother Recalls A Man Who Dreamed Big

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Laura Greenberg (left) and her daughter Rebecca chatted at StoryCorps in Atlanta. StoryCorps hide caption

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A Mother Reflects On Her Not-So-Normal Family

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