April 18-19 RYDER Truck Driving Hiring Event @ Hampton Inn, Princeton April 19 Princeton Easter Egg Hunt, 9am Courthouse Lawn April 25 Azalea Sale @ Gibson County Chamber April 25 So. Ind. Car Show on Princeton Courthouse Square April 26 Spring Showdown – MSCA/USAC Sprints, plus Modifies, @ Tri-State May 3 Owensville Town Wide Yard Sale, 7am May 3 WRAY Night at the Grand Ole Opry May 10 World Of Outlaw STP Sprints, Plus Modifies, @ Tri-State Speedway May 17 Jennifer Riley FightStrong 5K Run Walk @ PCHS Football Field May 17 Rascal Flatts Concert @ Klipsch Music Center, Noblesville May 25 Memorial Weekend Classic @ Tri-State Speedway 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 7 Aug 16 Big “O” Music Fest, Owensboro, Ky. Oct 23-26 WRAY Trip to Pigeon Forge & Smoky Mountains Listen to Country 98.1 FM & News Talk 1250 AM for Highlights!
RYDER HIRING EVENT APRIL 17 THRU APRIL 19, AT HAMPTON INN, PRINCETON Attention CDL-A drivers! Would you like to be home daily, have earnings potential of $45,000 your first year AND a $1500 sign on Bonus? Ryder understands that you don’t want to spend every second on the road and have good work/life balance. That’s why Ryder focuses on quality of life for our driving force that includes a predictable work schedule with plenty of home time. Right now, Ryder is hiring CDL-A drivers in Princeton Indiana who have nine months of experience with a good safety record. You will drive well maintained equipment, an attractive benefit package and take advantage of Ryder’s many driver resources for a rewarding driving career. If you’re in the Princeton Indiana area, come to our hiring event, Thursday April 17th and Friday April 18th from nine to six, or Saturday, April 19, nine til five, at Hampton Inn – 107 Richland Creek Drive Princeton IN. Call 866-979-6079! That number again, 866-979-6079 to speak with a recruiter! Or apply online at www.ryder.jobs today!
THIS WEEK AT THE GRAND OLE OPRY This weekend on the Opry see performances from The Band Perry, Lorrie Morgan, Frankie Ballard, Brandy Clark, the Opry debut of NEEDTOBREATHE, and more! And Tuesday don’t miss Easton Corbin, Charles Esten, and more! Call 800-SEE-OPRY or visit opry.com. Listen to win tickets for the Opry on your Nashville Connection, Country 98.1 WRAY!
WRAY14 & WRAY14UP ARE CODES FOR WRAY NIGHT DISCOUNT “Save on Opry tickets May 3rd, when you join us for WRAY Night at the Grand Ole Opry! Go to www.wrayradio.com to purchase Opry tickets or call 1-800- see opry! Code for $20.00 discount tickets is “ WRAY14”. Code for upgrade offer including exclusive WRAY pre-show reception and backstage tour with Country Gold Hosts, Scott Mason and Gary Dawson, and a commemorative VIP laminate is WRAY14UP. Tickets are limited! Get all the details; Link to Opry Ticket Sales at www.wrayradio.com or call 1-800-See-Opry for tickets to WRAY Night , May 3rd at the world famous Grand Ole Opry, in Nashville, Tennessee.
EXTRA OPRY GIVEAWAYS ON COUNTRY GOLD Listen to Country 98.1 WRAY every week for Grand Ole Opry tickets giveaways. ALSO: Extra Opry Giveaways now thru May 22 on Country Gold, 9 til Noon, on Saturday, as a special run of Country Classic Opry returns to the Ryman Auditorium, in Nashville, each Thursday, March 27 thru May 22nd. Listen and win on Country 98.1 WRAY!
SAVE $50 WHEN YOU JOIN PRINCETON COUNTRY CLUB BEFORE APRIL 30TH Join the Princeton Country Club for a year of golfing enjoyment and save Fifty Dollars on single or family annual membership, when you pay before April 30th! Princeton country Club, open to the public, also welcomes Junior and Young Adult members with special rates. Beautiful Golf Course! Driving Range! New Golf Carts! Fast Greens! Reasonable Prices! Enjoy Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner at the Princeton Country Club. Get a “Fifty Dollar” Family or Single member discount if paid before April 30th. Save now and enjoy a year of open golf on the rolling hills of Princeton’s Country Club, Old Highway 41 North of Princeton. On the web at www.PrincetonCountryClub.org
VFW FISH DINNER APRIL 18TH Fish Dinner – Friday - April 18, 2014 at VFW 2714 – Hwy 41 North, Fort Branch, IN. Open to Public Fish dinners with choice of sides served 5:00 till 8 PM from Fort Branch’s newly remodeled VFW kitchen.
PRINCETON EASTER EGG HUNT 9AM, SATURDAY, APRIL 19TH Princeton Parks & Recreation Community Easter Egg Hunt, for children up to age eight, begins at nine o’clock, this Saturday morning on the Gibson Country Courthouse lawn! Over six thousand candy filled eggs and four grand prizes. Easter Egg Hunt begins at 9, Saturday morning, in downtown Princeton.
RIVER OAKS EASTER EGG HUNT SATURDAY, APRIL 19TH, 10 AM The Staff and Residents at River Oaks Health Campus would like to invite the public to its annual Easter Egg Hunt! Saturday, April 19th at 10 am. Ages 12 and below can visit with the Easter Bunny while enjoying refreshments and searching for eggs filled with candy and prizes. River Oaks is located at 1244 Vail Street south of the Deaconess clinic in Princeton. if you would like to donate candy or need more information call 385-0794.
EASTER GOODIES FROM LEE ANDREA’S SWEET TREATS Fresh Baked & Made from Scratch is Better. Taste the difference at LeeAndrea’s Sweet Treats, Princeton’s Premier Bake Shop! For Easter….decorative and delicious sugar cookies, Lamb Cakes, and Baskets stuffed with home made treats! LeeAndrea’s North Side of the Princeton Square.
MEET AUTHOR SHERRI WOOD EMMONS THURSDAY, APRIL 24TH All Gibson County Libraries encourage you to meet the author! Come meet Sherri Wood Emmons, author of “the sometimes daughter”. You can check out this book at any Library in Gibson County, now thru April 24th with no library card required, Attend the programs and discussions at any library and Meet the Author Sherri Wood Emmons, Thursday, April 24th at 7 pm at the Wood Memorial Junior High Cafetorium, in Oakland City, where she’ll discuss her book and have copies available for sale. For more details contact your local Gibson County Library.
AZALEA SALE APRIL 25TH AT GIBSON COUNTY CHAMBER Add beauty to your yard! Stop by the chamber’s Annual Azalea Sale and choose from many colors of Hardy Azaleas and Encore Azaleas. This winter was extremely hard on plants and you might need to replace a few or you have seen the beauty these plants can bring and want a few more. We have also expanded our plant sales to include Double Knockout Roses. We have limited plants available this year and we recommend coming early for best selection. Join us Friday April 25th starting at 8:00 am at 202 E Broadway in Princeton.
APRIL 25TH CAR SHOW ON PRINCETON SQUARE Southern Indiana Car Club's 1st Car Show of the season is this Friday, April 25th! Dave Kunkel will provide music. First fifty cars receive Dash Plaques! Awards at 8:45! Join the Southern Indiana Car Club for great cars and great music, this Friday Evening, on the Gibson County Courthouse Square!
SPRING SHOWDOWN APRIL 26TH AT TRI STATE SPEEDWAY Racing at Tri-State Speedway opens Saturday night. Spring showdown of Midwest Spring Cars, plus Modifies begin racing at 7:30 pm. Tri State Speedway, Highway 41, Haubstadt.
APRIL 26 & 27 LADY’S GOLF TOURNAMENT AT PRINCETON COUNTRY CLUB All Area Lady Golfers are invited to participate in Four Ladies Scramble, Saturday & Sunday, April 26th and 27th at Princeton Country Club. Entry fee $240 per team, with cart rental $80.00 for two days! Continental Breakfast both days, Lunch on Sunday. Call Princeton Country Club for more information, registration deadline April 22nd. Princeton Country Club, open to the public, with Driving Range! New Golf Carts! Fast Greens! Reasonable Prices! Join Princeton Country Club before April 30th and save $50 on Single or family membership. Enjoy your next golf game on the rolling hills of Princeton’s Country Club, Old Highway 41 North of Princeton. On the web at Princeton Country Club dot o-r-g.
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT AT PPL, MONDAY, APRIL 28TH
Family Movie Night returns to Princeton Public Library, on Monday, April 28th. This is Shannon inviting everyone to free family movie night at the library! Showing: Disney’s Pirate Fairy! This is a great PG rated movie is geared toward families. The movie and popcorn are free! Join the movie fun at Library, six p.m., Monday, April 28TH beginning at 6 pm! Remember….If you can read you can do anything! Check out books on any subject at your Princeton Public Library, in downtown Princeton.
ADULT YOUTH NIGHT AT PPL TUESDAY, APRIL 29TH It’s a special Adult Youth movie night Tuesday, April 29that the Princeton Public Library! Viewers 13 and over are invited to come see Thor: The Dark World! Movies and popcorn are free! Movie is PG-13 rated and begins at six p.m. Tuesday, April 29th, Check out the great activities and events for all ages happening at your Princeton Public Library on the web at princeton p-l dot l-i-b dot i-n dot u-s! Visit your Princeton Public Library, in downtown Princeton.
YARD SALE FEVER IN OWENSVILLE MAY 3RD 7AM Yard Sale Fever hits Owensville, Saturday, May 3rd starting at 7am! Shop hundreds of yard sales all over town! Who knows what treasures you might find. Be sure and pick up a map so you can find them all! Yard Sale Maps are available at the Food Booth on the Owensville Town Square. The Food Booth will also have Sausage Sandwiches, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, and Drinks! Don’t miss Owensville’s Town Wide Yard Sale, this Saturday May 3rd, starting at 7am! Presented by the Owensville Merchants Association.
REGISTER NOW FOR JENNIFER RILEY 5K RUN WALK, MAY 17TH Join Jennifer Riley Fight Club and participate in a special 5K run/walk to benefit those affected by pancreatic cancer and Jennifer Riley Memorial Scholarship. Every one is invited to run or walk, Saturday, May 17th at 8 am! Twenty-five dollar Entry fee includes race t-shirt! Register at Jennifer Riley Run Walk on Facebook, or pick up forms @ WRAY radio. Registration and Packet pick up for May 17th Run/Walk, begins at 6:45, Race at 8 AM, at the Princeton High School Football Field. For more information contact Ben Scott at 677-0688.
RENT PARTY WORKS INFLATIBLES FOR YOUR NEXT EVENT Make your next fundraiser , Birthday party or special event a real treat for kids, with Inflatibles from Party Works! Party Works offer a a big selection for all age children, with complete set-up, tear down and clean-up! Party Works is family owned and operated, offering clean safe fun. Visit Party Works on Facebook. Check out their selection at www.partywerks.com Or phone 812-354-1406 for Party Works, in Petersburg.
WORKOUT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY AT NEW IMAGE New Image Family Fitness Center offers fitness choices for the whole family! Each Friday at 4:30, the new Insanity Workout Class! Saturdays at 2, Booty Workout Class! Kids Zumba on Sunday Afternoon, for Kids, age three and up! Aerobic and Zumba Classes! Martial Arts Classes! New Image has Designer Tanning products and Tanning seven days a week. Plus, vitamins and supplements for your good health. New Image! New You! Tone up and get in shape at the New Image Family Fitness Center, 1601 West Broadway, Princeton. Call 386-7825 for details
THE CHOICE IS YOURS AT PRINCETON PONDEROSA CHOICES! CHOICES! CHOICES!...your Princeton Ponderosa is giving you all the choices you need! Want a Great grilled to order entree with choice of potato and hot roll??? Want to add a Garden salad to that and have it all served to you at your table?? or Do you want to add the entire keep it comin’ buffet and choose what you want to get from Ponderosa’s endless “made in our kitchen” choices! Or do you prefer just the keep it comin’ buffet with all those made fresh just for you choices....no matter what you want, it’s your choice..so come on in and see what’s cooking just for you at your Princeton Ponderosa on West Broadway!
GRILL WITH EASE WITH A TRAEGER WOOD PELLET GRILL Imagine yourself relaxing in the lounger…sipping your favorite beverage….while the delicious aroma of perfectly grilled food fills the air. Nice huh? Only a Traeger Wood Pellet Grill lets you grillwith ease! No propane! No charcoal! No flare-ups! No baby-sitting! Just easy operation with automatic start, electronic temperature control, even heating, and convection air flow. Get the number one selling Wood Pellet Grill in the world…Traeger, available in all sizes and price ranges from Memmer’s True Value Farm Store, Princeton. And M&M True Value Haubstadt!
HUSTLER RAPTOR – TOUGHER- FASTER - SMOOTHER The better zero-turn mower is Tougher….Faster….and Smoother! That’s why Hustler’s the better mower from Memmer’s True Value Farm Store! New ….. The Hustler Raptor Super Duty, offering the toughest front end , with large 13 x 6.5 inch front tires! Heavy duty deep fabricated steel deck offers the most durability in its class! Kawasaki engine provides unmatched power versus the competition! New Hustler Raptor zero turn mowers….0% for 48 months to qualified buyers, at Memmer’s True Value Farm Store, Highway 41 North, Princeton!
YARD WORK IS A BREEZE WITH STIHL POWER EQUIPMENT This year….get back some spare time. Make yard work a breeze with Stihl hand held power equipment from Memmer’s True Value Farm Store! Check out the Stihl line of trimmers….. Yard Boss…. or how about the Stihl Kombi system with 13 attachments? Stihl blowers….Stihl chain saws….the complete line of Stihl hand-held power equipment is available at Memmer’s! Stihl….built in America. Locally sold and serviced at Memmer’s True Value Farm Store, Highway 41 North, Lyles Station Road, Princeton.
COUNTRY CLIPPER POINT-N-GO JOYSTICK OR TWIN STICK Open seven days a week! The zero-turn mower built for you , in America, is Country Clipper from Kiesel Enterprises! Qualified buyers can get 0% 54 months on any new Country Clipper….the only mower that allows you to select your control options with either the exclusive Point-N- Go Joystick, or traditional twin stick. All models feature a patented stand-up deck for quick easy access. Edge XLT and Challenger feature pivoting front axle and deck system! Residential or commercial…..Country Clipper has the mower built for you! Test drive one today at Kiesel Enterprises, highway 41 Princeton!
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.
2014 BIG “O” MUSIC FEST - SATURDAY, AUGUST 16TH! Tickets are on sale now for the Big “O” Music Fest, in Owensboro, Ky. Purchase tickets on line at www.bigOmusicfest.com or at Owensboro Maloneys Pizza & Wings. General Admission tickets $49.50. VIP Tickets, $125.00. Big “O” Music Fest starring Hank Williams JR. & the Charlie Daniels Band is Saturday, August 16th, at Reid’s Orchard, in Owensboro, Ky. Complete line up includes: Brasher/Bogue, JT Hodges, The Lacs, The Locash Cowboys, The Charlie Daniels Band, & Hank Williams Jr.
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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