Upcoming Events Mar 14 St. James Fish Dinner 4:30 til 7:30 Mar 15 Patoka U.M. Church Dinner & Auction 4:30 pm April 4 St. James Fish Dinner 4:30 til 7:30 April 5 Spring Clean Up Day at Toyota April 6 Diekirche Aukion Fest @ St. Peter & Paul Church, Haubstadt April 12 German American Bank’s Princeton City Wide Clean Sweep April 12 Spring Open House @ Kiesel Enterprises May 3 WRAY Night at the Grand Ole Opry May 17 Rascal Flatts Concert @ Klipsch Music Center, Noblesville June 7 Tim McGraw Concert @ Klipsch Music Center, Noblesville July 13 Zac Brown Band Concert @ Klipsch Music Center, Noblesville July 18-19 WRAY Bus Trip to Bardstown Oct 23-26 WRAY Trip to Pigeon Forge & Smoky Mountains Listen to Country 98.1 FM & News Talk 1250 AM for Highlights!
Be listening next week for concert announcement & “Win Before You Can Buy Them” Ticket Giveaways on Country 98.1 WRAY!
ST. JAMES FISH DINNER MARCH 14TH The second in a series of Fish Dinners will be served at St. James Church, on Old Princeton Rd, in Haubstadt, on Friday, March 14th and the next Fish Dinner will be held Friday, April 4th. Menu for all Fish Dinner include: Fried or Baked Fish, German Potato Salad, Baked Beans, Macaroni & Cheese, Slaw, Applesauce, Cornbread, Dessert Coffee, & Tea. Everyone is welcome. Carry outs available in old cafeteria.
DINNER & AUCTION AT PATOKA U. M. CHURCH Tell a friend and join the wonderful folks at the Patoka United Methodist Church for their $5.00 Dinner and Auction, Saturday, March 15th. Dinner begins at 4:30 pm, followed by an exciting auction of hand made quilts, Barn Quilts, Cardinal Tickets, Famous Cheezy Potatoes, Corn Hole Boards, Antiques, Them Baskets, Tools, Desserts, and lots of items donated by local business. Be there for the $5.00 Dinner and Auction, Saturday, March 15th, at the Patoka United Methodist Church, on Mill Street, in Patoka, Indiana
WHO WILL BE AT GRAND OLD OPRY THIS WEEKEND? This weekend on the Opry see performances from Craig Campbell, Janelle Arthur, Darryl Worley, Amber Carrington, and more! And Tuesday, see Brett Eldredge, Pam Tillis, Josh Thompson, and more! Call 800-SEE-OPRY or visit opry.com. & Listen to your Nashville Connection Country 98.1 WRAY to win tickets to the Grand Ole Opry!
NOT FOR PROFITS EARN CASH AT GERMAN AMERICAN BANK Would your group or organization like to earn FREE CASH. Again this year German American Bank in Princeton is having their Princeton Citywide Clean Sweep Day on Saturday, April 12th beginning at 8:30 am. Call Kim Phillips at German American Bank to see how your group, service club or organization could earn FREE CASH up to $250 simply by participating in this event. Kim can be reached by calling 812.386.1174 or email at
FULL TIME & PART TIME JOBS OPENINGS AT GCQA Are you looking for full time employment? Currently, GCQA has a hundred plus, immediate openings for the Princeton, Indiana, and Lawrenceville, Illinois area for the Automotive industry. These positions have a window of opportunity for full time employment after only a short time. Immediate openings include: forklift operators, quality inspectors, and temp to full time hire production positions are available for all shifts. All positions require overtime on a daily basis and Saturdays, as required. In addition, we are seeking team members to work part time, four hours a day, Monday thru Friday each week. These jobs are perfect for retirees and college students. Drug screen and nationwide criminal county background check required for all positions. Please apply on line at www dot GCQA I-N-C dot com or at GCQA office on outer south main street, in Princeton.
TOYOTA BOSHOKU INDIANA HIRING FOR PRODUCTION POSITIONS NOW Do you have a vision for your future? Toyota Boshoku Indiana has a clear vision of their future – and it could include you! Toyota Boshoku is now hiring production positions including assembly, welding and material handling on all shifts! Manufacturing experience is a plus. Join the TBIN Team! Toyota boshoku Indiana will accept applications for production positions on all shifts, at 1698 South, 100 West, Princeton! Monday thru Friday from 9am til 2 pm. Toyota boshoku Indiana, An Equal Opportunity Employer.
MARCH 10TH SEE “GRAVITY” AT PRINCETON PUBLIC LIBRARY March 10th is Adult/Youth movie night at the Princeton Public Library! This is Shannon inviting viewers 13 and over to come see Gravity, Starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney. Movie and popcorn are free! Movie is PG-13 rated and begins at five; thirty p.m. March 10th. Also, Princeton Library brings you Computer Lab, 3 times every week and the second Saturday each month. A professional I-T Person will answer your technology related questions free at your Princeton Public Library, in downtown Princeton.
LEGO BUILDING PARTY AT PRINCETON LIBRARY Lego building is creative and fun and you can join your lego building friends at the Princeton Public Library! This is Shannon inviting you to join the gang for a lego building party this Saturday, March 15, from 2 til 4, at the Princeton Public Library! Party is geared toward kids in Kindergarten thru fifth grade. Also, this reminder to Kick off Spring Break with a free movie marathon, on Monday, March 24th! Beginning at one p.m. see three great movies! Join us for Lego Building, this Saturday at two pm at your Princeton Public Library.
SPRING BREAK MOVIE MARTHON AT LIBRARY Spring Break Free Movie Marathon is Monday, March 24th at your Princeton Public Library! This is Shannon inviting everyone to kick off Spring Break with three great movies. Enjoy free popcorn and water or bring your own sodas and snacks! Movies begin at one pm with Frozen, rated pg! Followed by The Hunger Games, and Catching Fire both rated Rated PG-13. Join your friends for a Free Movie Marathon, Monday, March 24, beginning at one p.m. at your Princeton Public Library, in downtown Princeton.
FISH & SEAFOOD FOR LENT AT PONDEROSA STEAKHOUSE This special reminder from Princeton Ponderosa Steakhouse! Thru out the Lenten season Ponderosa Steakhouse will feature fried catfish and popcorn shrimp everyday, on our delicious Hot Bar Buffet; also featuring Island Shrimp on Wednesday and Friday! If a buffet meal is a little too much? Choose our Seafood entrees, like Grilled or Fried Shrimp, Grilled Salmon, or the new Citrus Butter Salmon! New Choices for lent, plus great appetizers! Choose Pickle Chips, Breaded Mushrooms, Onion Petals, or loaded fries, with cheese, bacon, sour cream and chives! Great steaks! Great service! Great value! Lunch specials Monday, thru Saturday! Relax and enjoy your next meal at Ponderosa Steakhouse, Princeton.
KIDS CRAFTS INSTRUCTION FOR PARENTS. Keep the kids busy with easy craft projects you can learn at your Princeton Public Library! This is Shannon inviting parents to attend our Parent Make & Take Child Craft Program. Learn three easy crafts that you can do at home with on-hand household items. What a great way have fun and spend quality time with your kids. Call 385-4464 to reserve your spot today for Parent Make and Take Child Craft Program, at 6 pm, Monday March 31st, at your Princeton Public Library! This program for adults only.
PRIVATE TUTORING FOR STUDENTS PRE-SCHOOL TO HIGH SCHOOL Private tutoring sessions, pre-school to High School, available at Bright Owl Education! One Hour or half hour sessions, any subject, with a licensed Educator. Call 753-4200 for an appointment. Bright Owl Education, One mile East of Hucks, in Ft. Branch.
CONNER’S CAR CARE WARM SPRING SPECIALS Conner’s Car Care is trying to wish away winter with some warm spring Specials. Just to mention one….with any purchase of tires Conner’s will install Nitrogen at no extra cost. Nitrogen will lengthen the life of your tires. We will also reset your tire monitoring system to prevent that annoying dash light! And with pothole season in full swing, save your tires with a front end alignment from Conner’s Car Care, Hwy 41 in Ft. Branch, across from the VFW tank.
NEW DOWNTOWN GIRLS BOUTIQUE New to Princeton….Downtown Girls Boutique. An explosion of fun and unique accessories for girls of all ages. Jewerly, purses, scarves, specialty items, monogramming, and so much more! Affordably priced and conveniently located. Downtown Girls Boutique, corner Main and Walnut, on the first floor of the Maxam House Bed and Breakfast, Princeton. Shop Tuesday through Friday, ten to five-thirty. Saturday ten until two. Follow them on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
LOCAL & STATE POLITICAL FORUMS SPONSORED BY CHAMBER Each year Gibson County Chamber likes to provide the public an opportunity to speak to their State Elected Officials about any concerns they many have. This is a free event and a great way to voice your opinion or hear about the direction state and federal laws are heading. Gibson County Chamber will host State Senator Lindel Hume, State Representative Tom Washburne, & Senator Jim Tomes on Saturday March 1st at the Princeton Community Intermediate School (formerly the Princeton Community High School) starting at 10:00 am (CST) in the Broadcasting room on the south side of the school. Also, join Gibson County Chamber to hear an update of State of the Cities and County from local elected officials. This will be held on Tuesday March 18th starting at 7:30 am at Dick Clark’s Family Restaurant. A light breakfast will be provided and it is free to attend.
BROADWAY PLAYERS FUNDRAISER FOR THEATRE RENOVATION Broadway Players will host a book signing, with Mark Nichols, from 5-7pm on March 11st at the Farmer’s Daughter Bakers and Café in Princeton. Nichols, a former Princeton resident and PCHS graduate, will discuss his new book, “Azaleas to Zydeco: My 4,600 mile Journey Through the South.” Proceeds from book sales will benefit the Broadway Players to help with the restoration of the Princeton Theatre. The Farmer’s Daughter is located at 125 W Broadway in Princeton. If you would like more information about the book you can visit http://azaleastozydeco.com
MORE AFTER FOUR AT BLIMPE SUBS & SALADS Get more after four at Blimpes, on 1st Ave., in Princeton. After 4 pm, any large deli sub is only $5.00 at Blimpie Subs and Salads. Enjoy More after 4 at Blimpe.
LOW PRICES – SAVE MORE AT SAVE –A –LOT FOOD STORE PRINCETON Get shockingly low prices, at Save A lot Food Store, Princeton! J. Higgs classic or unsalted Saltine crackers,only 99 cents a box! Wylwood crinkle cut fries, 2 pound package $1.79 ! Pick up some Tipton Grove Apple Juice, 64 ounce bottle, 1.59 ! Westcott vegetable oil, 48 ounce $2.59 ! And assorted varieties Portmann’s Salad Dressing, 16 ounce , $1.49 ! Shop Save A lot Food Store, West Broadway, Princeton!
UPCOMING EVENTS AT FORT BRANCH VFW POST 2714 Everyone is invite to a Fish Dinner – Friday March 7, 2014 at VFW 2714 – Hwy 41 North, Fort Branch, IN, Serving from 5:30 till 8 PM Saturday Breakfast – March 8, 2014 at VFW 2714 - Hwy 41 North, Fort Branch, IN Sponsored by the VFW Men’s Auxiliary, Open to Public Breakfast served 7 AM to 10 AM Knights of St. John’s sausage, scrambled eggs, hash browns, biscuit and gravy along with Coffee or orange juice for $6.00
KEEP ROLLING WITH HOEFLING TIRE & AUTO REPAIR Hoefling Tire and Auto Repair has kept you rolling down the road for 41 years! With the name brand car and light truck tires you know and trust! All brands available! And count on Hoefling Tire and Auto for expert service, everything from oil changes to transmission repair! With experience totaling 85 years ! Pick-up and delivery available from Hoefling Tire and Auto Repair, Corner highway 41 and Locust in Fort Branch!
WRAY NIGHT AT THE GRAND OLE OPRY, MAY 3RD Join WRAY Tours, friends and fellow travelers, for the 6th Annual WRAY Night at the Grand Ole Opry, Saturday, May 3, 2014! This is a great opportunity to see the Grand Ole Opry and cheer on Country Gold Co-Hosts, Gary Dawson and Scott Mason, as they announce “Live” on stage at the Grand Ole Opry House, in Nashville, Tennessee. Bus loads at Noon for Nashville. We’ll enjoy dinner at the Santa Fe Cattle Company before an exciting Opry Show and return to Princeton after the show. $120 cost includes Opry ticket, dinner, snacks, & transportation on New Image Bus Lines. Come join us for a great time and experience WRAY Night at the Grand Ole Opry! Stop by WRAY Studio, on West Broadway, in Princeton, to sign up and get more information.
BARDSTOWN TRIP –RIDE THE DINNER TRAIN & MORE, JULY 18 & 19 Join WRAY Tours for a two day bus trip to Bardstown, Kentucky, named by Rand McNally as the most beautiful small town in America and better known as the bourbon capital of the World! We’ll hop on board My Old Kentucky Dinner Train for a two and a half hour dinner excursion! Tour Barton Distillery, Getz Whiskey Museum, St. Joseph Cathedral, and the Old Kentucky Home. We’ll See the Stephen Foster Musical, dine in unique Bardstown Restaurants and browse their quaint downtown shops! Call or visit WRAY for more information, then Sign up Early for the July 18th & 19th Bardstown adventure!
PIGEON FORGE – SMOKY MOUNTAIN TRIP TO SEE FALL FOLIAGE OCT 23-26 Enjoy 4 days and 3 nights of fun and excitement, October 23 thru 26th, at the Great Smoky Mountains! See beautiful fall foliage as WRAY Tours Newfound Gap in the Smokys and visits the Ole Smoky Distillery in Gatlinburg! In Pigeon Forge we’ll spend the day at Dollywood and see the Dixie Stampede Dinner Show, Country Tonight Show! And the Lumberjack Feud and Dinner Show! WRAY TOURS will also spend time at Pigeon Forge’s Newest attraction “The Island” where you’ll ride on the 200 foot Farris Wheel and see the exciting fountain light shows. Get more details on the trip at the station or at wray radio Dot com.
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 Check out downloadable audio books and eBooks 24/7 to your nook, iPod, iPad, iPhone, Sony reader and kindle. Titles automatically expire at the end of lending periods, no more late fees! There are over 5000 titles to choose from! Visit the Princeton Public Library website at www.princetonpl.lib.in.us and check out eBooks and audio books, now. Call PPL for information on help sessions to learn how to download eBooks today. (eBooks not available to reciprocal borrowers and non-resident student cards)
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WRAY GIVES TICKETS FOR GRAND OLE OPRY EVERY WEEK Country 98.1’s Grand Ole Opry and Country Music Hall of Fame ticket giveaways are every Friday morning. Now thru December 16th, every Friday, you will have a chance to win opry tickets. Listen on Wednesday and Thursday morning for the phrase of the week, Friday morning, be the correct caller and know the exact phrase of the week and you’ll win tickets to the World Famous Grand Ole Opry and Country Music Hall of Fame, in Nashville Tennessee. Winning is easy on COUNTRY 98.1 WRAY.YOUR OFFICIAL NASHVILLE CONNECTION! Link to Country Music Hall of Fame, the Opry and other Nashville attractions at www.wrayradio.com.
COUNTRY GOLD SATURDAY MORNING & SUNDAY NIGHT ON 98.1 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, Brad Paisley and Taylor Swift. 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.
RISE UP WITH JOHN RITTER SUNDAY 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!
MOTLEY FOOL STOCK WATCH ON WRAY AM 1250 WRAY 1250 AM NewsTalk presents something brand news - Each afternoon at 1:34 Monday thru Friday WRAY 1250 AM NewsTalk will air the Motley Fool Stock Watch. This 60 second daily feature will bring insight to a specific stock each day and look at the earnings, trends and possibilities as this stock moves forward. The Motley Foot Stock Watch is hosted by Chris Hill.
BUSINESS DIRECTORY Did you know that WRAY has a Business Directory that features: Home Improvement, Utilities, Restaurants, Entertainment, and more? Go to www.wrayradio.com , click on Business Directory in the left link column. You’ll find web links to many WRAY advertisers!
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