COUNTRY ROAD CLUB E-NEWS
MEMORIAL DAY & FOREVER – NEVER FORGET THEIR SACRIFICES
Remembering, with a big salute to all men and women who served and died protecting our freedoms. It is the soldier to whom we owe our freedom. A tip of the tower to those who gave the ultimate sacrifice from WRAY Radio. NEVER FORGET THEIR SACRIFICES!
May 22, 2015
Remember and Enjoy your Memorial Day Weekend!
May 22 Southern Indiana Car Club Cruise-In on Courthouse Square
May 23-24 Spirit of Vincennes Rendezous, near George Rogers Clark Memorial
May 24 Memorial Weekend Classic @ Tri-State Speedway, Haubstadt
May 25 Princeton Pool Open Memorial Day
May 27 Job Fair at River Oaks Health Campus
May 30 Rascal Flatts @ Klipsch Music Center, in Indy
June 1 Kick-off Princeton Library’s Summer Reading Program
June 1 Lighting of the Marquee at Princeton New Community Theatre
June 4 Kenny Chesney’s “Big Revival Tour” @ Ford Center
June 4-6 Fort Branch Community Pride Festival
June 6 Gibson County Relay for Life @ Fairgrounds Pavilion
June 6 Summer Showdown MSCS at Tri State Speedway
June 12-14 Classic Iron Show @ Vanderburgh 4H Center
June 18-20 Haubstadt Sommerfest & Laufenfest 5K Run
June 25-28 Hadi Shrinersfest, Evansville, Air Show June 27 & 28
June 26 Southern Indiana Car Club Cruise-In on Courthouse Square
June 27 Darius Rucker @ Klipsch Music Center, in Indy
July 2 Indiana National Guard 38th Infantry Band, 6 pm @ Lafayette Park
July 4 Free Fireworks at Gibson Co. Fairgrounds
July 5-11 160th Gibson County Fair @ Gib. Co Fairgrounds
July 12-18 Pike County Fair @ Hornady Park, Petersburg
July 24 & 25 Luke Bryan @ Klipsch Music Center, in Indy
Aug 27 WRAY Tours to Derby Dinner Playhouse & Schimpff’s Confectionary
Sept 13-16 WRAY Tours Memphis & Tunica Trip
MAY 22, SOUTHERN INDIANA CAR CLUB CAR SHOW ON THE PRINCETON SQUARE
Southern Indiana Car Club's May Car Show begins at 6 pm, Friday, May 22rd, on the downtown Princeton Square. Music by the Band Descent! First fifty cars receive Dash Plaques! Awards at 8:45! Join the Southern Indiana Car Club for great cars, great music, and great food, this Friday Evening, in Downtown Princeton. Proceeds from this event will go to Dollars for Scholars.
MAY 24th, MEMORIAL WEEKEND CLASSIC AT TRI STATE SPEEDWAY
The Memorial Weekend Classic of Racing is Sunday night, May 24th, at Tri State Speedway. Midwest Sprint Cars, King of Indinaa Sprint Cars, Mini Sprints and Modifieds race at 7:30 pm Sunday night at Tri State Speedway, Highway 41, Haubstadt.
PRINCETON’S NEW POOL WILL BE OPEN MEMORIAL DAY
Princeton’s Brand New swimming pool opens May 25th , Memorial Day, from one
til 5:30. Pool will be closed Tuesday for final day of school, then reopen for the Season
on Wednesday, May 27th. Get information and Purchase season passes at Princeton’s
New swimming pool across from Lafayette Park.
JAMEY JOHNSON & OAK RIDGE BOYS AT OPRY THIS WEEKEND
This weekend on the Opry, don’t miss Jamey Johnson, Oak Ridge Boys, and more! Call 800-SEE-OPRY or visit opry.com.
MAY 27TH, JOB FAIR AT RIVER OAKS CAMPUS
ATTENTION RNs, CNAs, LPNs and Cooks: River Oaks Health Campus is now hiring! Stop by Wednesday, May 27th for their open interview day, from 9am to 4pm at 1244 Vail Street in Princeton! Apply online at work with purpose today dot com. Get on-the-spot interviews and enjoy light refreshments on May 27th at River Oaks Health Campus and work with purpose today - Trilogy Health Services is an equal opportunity employer.
MAY 30TH, GERMANIA MAENNERCHOR SINGING FESTIVAL
JUNE 1ST, REGISTER FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM
Be a part of the Summer Reading Program and have a blast at the Princeton Public Library! Kick off and Sign ups begin Monday, June 1nd! Princeton Library invites children and adults to sign up for the Summer Reading Program and earn Grand Prize Entry Forms for every hour read. Summer Reading, Entertaining and informative programs, Fun, Friends and more ! Signups begin June 1st at your Princeton Public Library, in downtown Princeton.
JUNE 1ST, LIGHTING OF THE MARQUEE & RIBBON CUTTING
"Lighting of the Marquee" and Ribbon Cutting for the new Broadway Players Theatre Company, 301 W Broadway, is Monday, June 1st. The old movie theatre has been completely renovates and the marquee lighting ceremony and ribbon cutting will be Monday, June the 1st, at 8 pm or later. The community to show up close to dusk see the marquee lighted for the first time. Bring lawn chairs and get a front row seat in Bicentennial Park. Later on June 13th, Broadway Players will host a Public Open House to showcase the inside of the new theatre from 4:00pm till 8:00pm.
JUNE 6TH , GIBSON COUNTY RELAY OF LIFE
Who will you relay for? Your Grandpa, a sister, your Mother, a Friend! Join Gibson County’s Community Fight Against Cancer! Gibson County Relay for Life’s opening ceremony is Saturday, June 6th at Noon, with Closing Ceremony at midnight at the Gibson County Fairgrounds Pavilion. Everyone is invited to Pack the Track o raise lifesaving dollars, for cancer research, education and service. Together we can make a difference in the fight against cancer. Celebrate! Remember! Fight Back! For more information call 812-475-9244.
JUNE 12-14TH CLASSIC IRON SHOW AT VANDERBURGH 4H CENTER
Classic Iron Show, presented by the Southern Indiana’s Antique and Machinery Club, will be at the 4-H Center June 12th – 14th. They will be featuring Ford Fordson, Ferguson Tractors and Waterloo Engines.
Classic Iron show will also have a Lawn and Garden Tractor Extravaganza.
Other activities include a Giant Flea Market, Toy show, live music on Saturday, working demonstrations, antique tractors and much more.
For more information please contact Gary Mann at 812-746-9573.
HAUBSTADT SOMMERFEST 20TH ANNUAL LAUFENFEST 5K RUN WALK
Saturday, June 20th, 2015 marks the 20th anniversary of the Laufenfest 5k Run, Walk, and Lil’ Dutch run in Haubstadt. All who have participated in the race before are invited to come back to help celebrate. Pre-register online now at www.laufenfest.com
June 24 thru SHRINERS FEST & AIR SHOW ON EVANSVILLE’S RIVERFRONT
Buttons are on sale now for the ShrinersFest, June 24 thru 28th on the Riverfront, in Evansville. Cost is $7.00, in advance, available at Old National Bank, German American Bank, First Federal Bank and Teachers Federal Credit Union, Toyota Motor Manufacturing and Tropicana Evansville. Buttons at the gate will be $10.00.Shriners Fest 2015 Air Show is Saturday and Sunday June 27 & 28, on the Riverfront in Downtown Evansville. Show will feature United States Navy Blue Angels, Canadian Forces Snowbirds, Air Force F-16 Viper Demo Team, USAF Heritage Flight, military & civilian performers, and vintage warbirds! It’s the largest air show in the state Indiana, three hour air display demonstrating the skill, teamwork, and precision of North America's finest aviators. Get to the riverfront early to claim your seats for fhe best show above earth! AIR SHOWS STARTS AT 12:30. Go to www.Shrinersfest.com for more information.
AUGUST 3RD, OWENSVILLE AUTO BODY 3 ON 3 CHALLENGE
Let’s shoot some hoops! And help raise money for our community parks, during the 1st Annual Owensville Auto Body 3 on 3 Challenge! Tournament to feature a men’s and women’s division, ages sixteen and up! Half court 3 on 3 double elimination. Four players max per team! August 8th, 9am at the Owensville REH Center, on the outdoor courts. Entry deadline July 1st! For entries or info call Jason Atchison , 724-4305. Or stop by Owensville Auto Body, on 119 East Brummitt !
CLICK IT OR TICKET
The nationwide Click it or Ticket campaign is now underway. Some 250 law enforcement agencies around Indiana - including the state police will be conducting high-visibility patrols encouraging drivers and passengers to buckle up. Troopers cite statistics that show some 91 percent of those in passenger cars in Indiana do buckle up - but there's still room for improvement. The enforcement period is now underway and runs thru the end of the month.
COUNTRY BARNS GIFT STORE AT HAUBSTADT
Country Barns has added a charming little store to their Haubstadt location! Filled with a wonderful selection of handmade and repurposed furniture, candles, wall art…and custom painted décor. Also stunning handmade jewelry! And nice wooden and poly-vinyl outdoor furniture, gliders, swings, play sets and Gazebos. Cabins, sheds, carports, garages and more! Ask about consigning your handmade items at Country Barns Gift Shop, corner Highway 68 and 41 South, Haubstadt! Open ten until six, Monday through Friday. Saturday ten to four.
FRESH MEAT, CUT IN THE STORE DAILY, AT SAVE A LOT PRINCETON
Get hand selected fresh meat, cut in the store daily, at Save a lot food Store, Princeton! Fresh Chicken Thighs or Drumsticks, family pack, 99 cents a pound! Farmington Smoked Brats, 14 ounce packages, two for $4 ! Fresh Pork Steaks, family pack 1.59 a pound! Delicious fresh Watermelon, $3.99 each! Sweet Corn, 4 for a dollar! Van Camp’s Pork and Beans, two 15 ounce cans for one dollar! And Kraft American Singles, 12 ounce package just $1.99! Through May 30th, at Save A lot, West Broadway, Princeton!
LADIES OPEN GOLF LEAGUE EACH TUESDAY AT PRINCETON COUNTRY CLUB
Princeton Country Club invites area Ladies to participate in a Tuesday evening “Ladies Nine Hole Open League Golf Play” kicked off Tuesday May 12th thru the season. Enjoy golfing every week and be a part of the new Ladies Open Golf League at the Princeton Country Club. Stop in or call Princeton Country Club for all the details. Also, Princeton Country Club invites everyone to a special open house, Sunday, May 17th from one til 5 pm. Visit the facilities see what the Princeton Country Club has to offer, including banquet and catering services for your next event. Call Princeton Country Club…. 812- 385-5669.
AMAZED AT THE QUALITY…..THRILLED WITH THE PRICE
Did you know that Richard Furniture and Mattress Store, in Princeton, Indiana, is one of the largest furniture stores in Southern Indiana! Richards offers nearly twenty thousand square feet of luxurious American made furniture selections! Over one hundred mattress sets, fifty Living room sets, fifty recliners, and more. You’ll be amazed at the quality and thrilled with the price! Huge mattress sale now in progress at Richards Furniture and Mattress Store, 225 West Emerson, Princeton, Indiana. Closed Sundays! If you didn’t buy it at Richards, you probably paid too Much!
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BRIAN SCHOONOVER ERA FIRST ADVANTAGE HOME OF THE WEEK
ERA First Advantage Realty brings you the ERA Featured Home of the Week! This weeks Home of the Week is in a great location with many updates.
JUST REDUCED---GREAT LOCATION IN RURAL OAKLAND CITY, WITH MANY UPDATES AND OVER TWENTY-HUNDRED FIVE SQUARE FEET, THREE BEDROOMS, TWO AND HALF BATHS, ATTACHED GARAGE AND IN-GROUND POOL. INCLUDES SECOND HOME ON THE PROPERTY. ONLY $149,900 Call with me, Brian Schoonover with Era First Advantage, at 386-SOLD! Check out my website www.billboardrealtor.com or stop by at 1002 E. Broadway Princeton.
LEASE A NEW VEHICLE FOR UNDER $200 AT UEBELHOR
This is Tony Uebelhor at Uebelhor Toyota Scion in Jasper. Right now we’ve got four great vehicles to lease for under two hundred dollars a month! Corollas for 169 a month, Camrys for 189 a month, the Prius C for 199 a month, and RAV4s for 199 a month. When you lease, you’ll enjoy lower monthly payments, better reliability, updated technology and zero maintenance cost. You only pay for gas! Uebelhor Toyota in Jasper, where customers send their friends and loved ones, for great leasing deals, since 1929!
SAVE THOUSANDS ON NEW CHEVY DEMO CAR AT UEBELHORS
This is Tony Uebelhor at Uebelhor Chevy Cadillac in Jasper. The time for summer driving is here, and what better way to travel than in a NEW CAR at a PRE-OWNED PRICE. Take advantage of big discounts and save thousands on a new Chevrolet demo car. Why buy used when you can get a new car for less? You’ll like our no-hype, no-pressure way of doing business. Come see why Uebelhor and Sons Chevy Cadillac, in Jasper, has EARNED their slogan where customers send their friends since 1929.
Ladies….look your best, in stunning apparel and accessories from Alexandra’s Boutique. Discover Comfy, the brand that satisfies all tastes, with soft knits, crinkle tulle mesh and Modal fabrics. Comfy’s Travel line includes cute slimming leggings, ankle length pants, tunics, tops and travel dresses. From Sympli, a blend of core basics and novel seperates to create a wardrobe as flexible as you are. And you’ll love the sparkling array of jewelry to compliment any look, at Alexandra’s Boutique and Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio, on the Princeton square.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 27TH WRAY TOURS GOES TO DERBY DINNER THEATRE
Join WRAY Tours, friends and fellow travelers for a new adventure to the Derby Dinner Playhouse, in Clarksville, Indiana. Trip includes: Hilarious production of “Church Basement Ladies in “The Last Potluck Supper”. After the Lunch and Show we’ll step into the past at the Schimpff’s Confectionary, a candy store in Jeffersonville, Indiana, that is over 100 year old, for samples and candy demonstration. Details available at WRAY Studios, in Princeton.
WRAY TOURS TO MEMPHIS & TUNICA SEPTEMBER 13TH – 16TH
Plans are finalized and trip agendas for the Memphis/Tunica Trip are available at the WRAY Studio. Just a few of the places on the agenda are: Graceland Mansion, Beale Street, Sun Studio, the Rock & Soul Museum, and more. We’ll stay at the Horseshow Hotel and Casino, and travel with New Image. $250 deposit holds your seat with final payment due on August 26th, We’ll have the final details in a few weeks, let us know if you’d like to go.
COMING TO KLIPSCH MUSIC CENTER, IN INDY
LADY ANTEBELLUM & Special Guests Hunter Hayes & Sam Hunt
Saturday, May 16th, 2015 @ Klipsch Music Center.
Link to ticket sales at www.wrayradio.com
RASCAL FLATTS, with Special Guests, Scotty McCreery & RaeLynn,
Saturday, May 30th, 2015, at Klipsch Music Center.
Link to ticket sales at www.wrayradio.com
DARIUS RUCKER, with Special Guests Brett Eldredge, Brothers Osborne and A Thousand Horses
Saturday, June 27, at Klipsch Music Center.
LUKE BRYAN, with special guests Randy Houser & Dustin Lynch
Friday & Saturday, July 24 & 25 at Klipsch Music Center,
Old Crowe Medicine Show, Sunday, August 2nd @ Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn, at White River PaState Park, in Indianapolis.
Kenny Chesney.With Special Guests, Jake Owen and Chase Rice
THURSDAY, JUNE 4, 2015 TICKETS ON SALE NOW
Evansville, IN – Kenny Chesney’s “Big Revival Tour” will come to the Ford Center on Thursday, June 4. The tour, which includes special guests Jake Owen and Chase Rice, supports Kenny Chesney’s latest album of the same name. The Big Revival, Chesney’s 13th #1 Billboard Country Album debut, previously yielded his 25th #1 with the multiple week chart-topper “American Kids.”
Tickets are on sale now, available at the Ford Center Ticket Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, online at Ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at 800-745-3000.
1-800- QUIT NOW - INDIANA TOBACCO QUITLINE
Did you know that more than 600 infants die every year in Indiana before their 1st birthday; and, that Indiana ranks 39th in infant mortality. Tobacco is a hard habit to kick and withdrawal is a tough way to start life. Smoking can cause your baby to grow slowly and not gain enough weight in the womb. Smoking can also cause physical and mental birth defects. For free help with quitting smoking, call the Indiana Tobacco Quitline at 1-800 quitnow! That’s 1-800 quitnow!
SOKELAND’S ANNUAL SERVICE AGREEMENT
Are you sure your air conditioning will efficiently keep you cool this summer? Don’t waste money, time , and then have to sweat it out. Instead, get an Annual Service Agreement from Sokeland Heating and Air. They’ll check out your air in the spring, furnace in the fall. Sokeland’s Annual Service Agreement’s available on all major brands, residential and commercial, plus commercial refrigeration. Contact Sokeland Heating & Air, Ft. Branch. Call 812-753-4535. And…change filters monthly!
FIND SMALL GUNS TO TACTICAL WEAPONS AT RED DAWN ARMORY
Made the decision to own a hand gun! Start your search at Red Dawn Armory, your factory direct gun dealer, in Princeton. Owner Randy Scales will take time to answer your questions on handling and operation, recommending the right gun for your needs at the best price. From small hand guns, to tactical weapons, Red Dawn Armory can help you with any type of gun or accessories. Ninety Day Layaway available. Open Monday – Fri. 3 til 6; Saturday 10-4! Quarter mile off old Highway 41, on 200 South, Princeton. On Facebook, at Red Dawn Armory.
MEMBERSHIP SPECIALS AT NEW IMAGE FAMILY FITNESS CENTER
Ask about New Membership Specials at New Image Family Fitness Center! Memberships include unlimited workouts on Nautilus Weight Machines, Treadmills, Elliptical machines, Free Weights, and more. Aerobic, Zumba, Insanity Workout, Swat, & Boot Camp classes included too! New Image has Designer Tanning products and Tanning seven days a week. Plus, vitamins and supplements for your good health. Martial Arts Class and Silver Sneaker Classes for Seniors, also available. Join now! New Image Family Fitness, Princeton Shopping Center, West Broadway, Princeton.
SENIOR CITIZENS SPECIALS AT NEW IMAGE FAMILY FITNESS
Senior Citizen membership specials at New Image Family Fitness Center! New Image offers senior members a specialized Silver Sneaker exercise class exclusively for seniors that is often covered by insurance! Membership includes access to Nautilus weight machines, treadmills, elliptical machines and more. New Image also offers training, vitamins and nutritional supplements to maintain your good health! Stop in for a guided tour and learn more at New Image Family Fitness Center, Princeton Shopping Center, West Broadway, Princeton.
OPEN LAB FOR QUESTIONS AT PRINCETON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Have questions about downloading e-books, navigating the internet, or setting up an email account? Then you are going to love Open Lab at the Princeton Public Library! Open Lab will offer you assistance and give you a chance to get your individual questions answered. Open Lab is available on Tuesday evening, 5:30 til 7:30; Wednesday morning 10 til noon; Thursday afternoon, 2 til 4! And, the second Saturday of every month, from 2 til 4. Anyone is invited to bring your Laptop, tablet, or I-pad and learn in the Open Lab at your Princeton Public Library, in downtown Princeton. Also, sign-up for text reminder from the Library for Movies and programs.
CHECK OUT E-BOOKS AT PRINCETON LIBRARY
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WRAY GIVES TICKETS FOR GRAND OLE OPRY EVERY WEEK
Be listening for Country Gold, with hosts Gary Dawson and Scott Mason. Country Gold comes your way on Saturday Mornings from 9 til Noon on Country 98.1 FM WRAY! Gary and Scott look forward to bringing you your favorite classic country music. If you have a request call 812-386-1250, and hit “1” for requests. Join us for 3 hours of Country Gold, from 9 til Noon, every Saturday morning. Also, if you like the golden oldie country songs, please tune in for another “Country Gold” Show with host Randy Owens, formerly of Alabama fame, beginning 4 p.m. Sunday evenings on Country 98.1.
COUNTRY COUNTDOWN USA STARTS AT NOON EACH SATURDAY
Something "Brand New" on Country 98.1...Country Countdown USA Saturday's at Noon on WRAY-FM 98.1. Country Aircheck Editor Lon Helton hosts the countdown show with weekly in-studio guest artists. A country star joins Lon for the entire show, sharing funny and topical stories about artists and songs in the Top 30. Recent co-hosts have included Tim McGraw, George Strait, Kenny Chesney, Keith Urban, Rascal Flatts, and Brad Paisley. The format is friendly, fast-paced and funny, giving listeners personal insight into their favorite stars and making it sound as though a top star is actually at Country 98.1, co-hosting the show with Lon. Occasionally, the co-host will perform live in the studio. Listen for Country Countdown USA at Noon every Saturday on WRAY-FM Country 98.1.
It’s Rise Up Sunday Mornings, from 6 til 8 am, with John Ritter Rise Up brings a message of hope to listeners each Sunday morning on WRAY Country 98.1 FM. Host John Ritter says he is blessed by combining his two greatest loves, faith and music, in a radio show that reaches tens of thousands of listeners nationwide. On the Web, the address is www.rise-up.com
CROOK & CHASE SUNDAY 8 TIL NOON
Veteran radio and TV hosts Charlie Chase and Lorianne Crooks bring you the top Country songs each Sunday morning from 8 a.m. till noon, on Country 98.1!
SUNDAY AMERICAN COUNTRY COUNTDOWN
America’s Country Countdown with host Kix Brooks can be heard every Sunday afternoon from Noon until Four. Tune in for the Top 40 Country Hits of the week and see who made it to #1!
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