COUNTRY ROAD CLUB E-NEWS Friday, November 28, 2014
Nov 30 ReMax, Land Leader.com Big Buck Contest ends, Details wrayradio.com Dec 5 U-Can-Help Food Drive---WRAY Live 5th/3rd Bank, 3 til 7pm Dec 6-7 Huge Christmas Craft Show at Mabel Courter 4H Youth Center, in Mt. Carmel. Dec 6 Princeton Lighted Christmas Parade & Snowflake Stroll Dec 7 Kenny Rogers & Linda Davis Brings Christmas to Evansville’s Ford Center Dec 22-27 Gibson County Toyota Teamwork Classic, Raffle Drawing, Dec. 27th, Jan 15 Miranda Lambert @ Evansville’s Ford Center Feb 11 Luke Bryan, @ Evansville’s Ford Center Listen to Country 98.1 FM & News Talk 1250 AM for Highlights!
NOV 30TH DEADLINE FOR REMAX MIDWEST BUCK CONTEST Who will be RE/MAX Midwest / LandLeader.com 2014 “Big Buck Contest” Winner? To enter Deer Hunters must submit pictures of: 1. the hunter holding the rack (with rack and points clearly visible) & 2. a picture of the tag ( with 2014 tag information clearly visible). Photos must be emailed to:
October 1st thru November 30th before midnight ! Big Buck Trophy provided by 1st Place Trophies & Gifts, in Princeton. Big Buck Winner is determined by the points on rack and will receive trophy, prizes and bragging rights for a year as winner of RE/MAX Midwest / LandLeader.com “Big Buck Contest!” Go to www.wrayradio.com for details.
GRAND OLE OPRY AT THE RYMAN Coming soon to Opry at the Ryman, see Dierks Bentley, Kacey Musgraves, Hunter Hayes, and more! Call 800-SEE-OPRY or visit opry.com.
HELP OTHERS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON – DECEMBER 5TH U-CAN-HELP Help others this Holiday Season by collecting canned goods, cash and toys! Bring your donations to help fill a truck for Salvation Army’s “You-Can-Help” Food, Cash, & Toy Drive on Friday, December 5th. All donations small and large will be appreciated. Start collecting now and bring your donations to Fifth/Third Bank, on West Broadway, in Princeton, from 3 til 7, during WRAY’s “Live” broadcast with “Uncle Dave” on Friday, December 5th! U-Can-Help Food, Cash & Toy Drive is sponsored by Fifth Third Bank, American Real Estate, & Toyota Bushoku.
DEC. 6TH PRINCETON’S LIGHTED CHRISTMAS PARADE – CELEBRATING 200 YRS “Celebrating 200 years” Princeton’s” Lighted Christmas parade is Saturday, December 6th! From two til four, during Snow Flake Stroll, before the parade enjoy Carriage Rides, plus, visits and pictures with Frosty! Parade features Santa & Mrs. Claus! Following the parade, pictures and visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus in the Santa House on the west side of the courthouse. Celebrate 200 years of Princeton during Princeton Retail Merchants Lighted Christmas Parade, 5 p.m. Saturday, around the Courthouse square, in downtown Princeton.
HUGE CHRISTMAS CRAFT SHOW, DECMEBER 6 & 7 AT MT. CARMEL Don’t miss the huge Christmas Craft Show, Saturday & Sunday, December 6th & 7th, in Mt. Carmel. Come out and support local artisans and small businesses. Face painting & Airbrush tattoos, Wood Working, Baked Goods, Candies, Arts & Crafts, 31 Gifts, Avon Tupperware, and all types of other Vendors! Don’t miss the huge Christmas Craft Show, Saturday, ten til 4, Sunday eleven til three! December 6 & 7th, at the Mabel Courter 4H Youth Center, in Mt. Carmel.
DECEMBER 7TH KENNY ROGERS @ FORD CENTER The legendary Kenny Rogers, the newest member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, and special guest, Linda Davis, will perform holiday favorites and his classic hits Sunday, December 7th, at 7 pm at Evansville Ford Center. Rogers creates an inviting atmosphere annually with his Christmas & Hits shows, which have become a holiday tradition. It is the only place fans can hear Rogers sing traditional and original Christmas songs such as “Joy To The World,” “White Christmas,” “Mary, Did You Know,” and “The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)” – with the help of a local choir and children in each tour city – alongside his big hits including “Lady,” “The Gambler,” “Islands In The Stream,” “Daytime Friends,” “Lucille,” and “Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love To Town,” and many others. Be listening to WRAY’s Country Gold Show each Saturday morning during November for a chance to win tickets to see Kenny Rogers, Sunday, December 7th, at the Ford Center, in Evansville.
WIN TOYOTA HIGHLANDER OR SIENNA VAN @ TEAMWORK CLASSIC DECEMBER 27TH Make a $10.00 donation to Gibson County athletics for your chance to win a Toyota Highlander or Sienna Van? Tickets are available at the Toyota Store or at the Toyota Teamwork Classic Basketball Tournament tonight and all day tomorrow at the Toyota Teamwork Championship finals. Attend the games and see boys and girls in exciting tournament action. Toyota vehicle or half pot drawing, will be given away, during the championship game December 27TH . Buy your ticket! Need not be present to win!
NEW ALEXANDRA’S BOUTIQUE IN DOWNTOWN PRINCETON Ladies, it’s a dream come true. Designer fashions and accessories with sophisticated flair , now available in Princeton at Alexandra’s Boutique! Style is back, with dress and casual apparel size 2 to 18! Bella-Dahl, Pink Martini, Sympli , Old Gringo, Union of Angels, and a good selection of Hobo bags. Fabulous holiday apparel coming soon! Shopping Princeton has never looked better! Facebook Alexandra’s Boutique, also your full line Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio, West State Street on the Princeton Square. Open Tuesday through Friday ten til five. Til six on Wednesday and Thursday. Saturday ten til four.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES SHERIFF’S OFFICE NEEDS FULL TIME PROBATIONARY DEPUTY SHERIFF Gibson County Sheriff's Office is now taking applications for Full Time Probationary Deputy Sheriff. Applications for this position are available at the Sheriff's Office, or on line at Gibson County Sheriff dot com. Again, Gibson County Sheriff’s Office is taking applications for Full Time Probationary Deputy Sheriff. Deadline for applications is, Monday, December 8th! Gibson County Sheriff’s Office, an Equal Opportunity Employer, serving Gibson County for over two hundred years!
RN’S & HOUSEKEEPING POSITIONS NEEDED AT GIBSON GENERAL Gibson General Hospital, in Princeton, Indiana, is currently accepting applications for Housekeeping positions and RN’s! At Gibson General Hospital the phrase “Centered around you” is two fold. They make sure as a patient you get the care you need and deserve. But it’s also a promise to the employees. With Competitive salary, benefits, pension and a work environment that is only second to patient care. Are you looking for a rewarding career in healthcare and are ready to make a difference? Gibson General Hospital is currently looking for positions in Housekeeping and RN’s! Gibson General Hospital offers competitive wages and exceptional benefits. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Gibson General Hospital family, please send your resume to
, apply online at www.gibsongeneral.com, or stop by the Human Resources office to pick up an application for Housekeeping or RN positions.
FORK LIFT OPERATORS, PRODUCTION, QUALITY INSPECTION & BOX TRUCK DRIVERS Are you searching for full time employment? GCQA has 100 plus openings! Currently GCQA has openings for fork lift operators, production, quality inspection, and box truck drivers. Temp to full time hire. GCQA is well known for providing quality inspection and full service staffing. In addition, they provide truck deliveries to many automotive and manufacturing customers. GCQA’s 26 ft. box trucks are available round the clock! GCQA is very excited about the growth within the community and being able to provide qualified employees to their great customers. GCQA provides service in Gibson, Lawrence, Perry and their new office will be open soon in Vanderburgh County at 2205 Morgan Ave, Suite 115, Evansville. A JOB FAIR is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 10th, at 1 – 4 pm at Work One, in Evansville. Please plan to attend this event.
INDOOR ARCHERY AND FIREARMS RANGE COMING SOON TO RIGHT TO BEAR ARMS Deer Hunters! Right To Bear Arms has the ammo and supplies you need for deer season! Guns by Ruger, Mossberg, Remington, and Benelli. And if you need something they don’t have, they’ll hunt it down for you! Great customer service is priority one! Excuse the mess while an additional sixteen thousand square feet is added to accommodate an indoor ten lane firearms range, Archery range and more! Completion expected late November early December. Hope you bag the big one…. and safe hunting from Right To Bear Arms, corner highway 41 North and 925 South, Haubstadt.
BROADWAY BISTRO TAKING HOLIDAY ORDERS AND RESERVATIONS We’ve all done it! Ripped out recipes for beautiful holiday desserts, we never found time to make. That’s ok, Broadway House Bistro would love to do your holiday baking! Cakes, pies, cookies, fudge, loaves, any dessert you desire . And Broadway House Bistro will bake and serve surprise Birthday cakes at your table! Your special occasion made sweeter, courtesy of Broadway House Bistro, now taking holiday reservations, including reserving the entire restaurant. Phone 635-4303 for Broadway House Bistro , fine dining at its best! 404 West Broadway, Princeton .
JOIN SMART SHOPPER AT SAVEALOT.COM It pays to shop smart! Why pay extra for meat and groceries when you can get huge savings at Save A lot Food Store, Princeton! Fresh meat, is cut fresh in the store daily! You can always count on Save a lot for the lowest prices on canned goods! Not to mention fresh dairy products and fresh produce! It’s never too early to plan for great holiday meals, so start stocking up now. Your satisfaction is guaranteed….at Save A lot food Store, West Broadway in Princeton! Join the Smart Shopper club for money-saving tips and meal ideas at save a lot dot com.
WINTERIZE YOUR VEHICLE AT HOEFLING TIRE & AUTO REPAIR Who wants to get stranded? Nobody! Especially with cold weather coming. Wouldn’t it be a good idea to get your vehicle in for a winterization check, at Hoefling Tire and Auto Repair? They’ll check your antifreeze, battery, belts, and hoses. And Hoefling will make sure your heater’s ready to fire! Schedule your appointment soon….because winter’s on the way. Give Hoefling a call at 753-3831. Hoefling Tire and Auto Repair, corner highway 41 and Locust in Ft. Branch. Pick-up and delivery available!
RELAX STRESS AWAY AT SIMPLY BLISS MASSAGE Relax your stress away, with a Swedish Massage from Simply Bliss Massage , Princeton. This is Amanda Parker, owner, and licensed massage therapist from Simply Bliss. It’s important to give your mind and body a break from your hectic lifestyle. I offer thirty, sixty, or ninety minute massages….Swedish, Theraputic, Hot Stone, or Pre-natal. Also Skin Exfoliations, Ear Candling, Sugar foot Scrub and Massage. Reservations only, at Simply Bliss Massage, North Main, in the Gibson County Chiropractic Office, Princeton. Phone 618-562-0219.
R’Z CAFÉ OPEN FOR SUNDAY BRUNCH R’z Café is open on Sundays! Join them for Sunday brunch from ten until two. The a la carte menu features breakfast favorites such as French Toast, Heuvos Rancheros, Chicken and doughnuts. Family style dining includes Fried Chicken, Ham, Fried Catfish or pulled BBQ Pork….plus much more. Round out your meal with fresh Mimosas or a drink from their full bar. Reservations and carryouts always welcome. See you Sunday, at R’z Café and Catering, located in the historic Swinney Printing Building, 104 North Main in Fort Branch.
RICHARDS THE LARGEST FURNITURE STORE IN GIBSON COUNTY Have you shopped at the biggest Furniture Store in Gibson County? Richard’s Furniture and Mattress Store, in Downtown Princeton, offers over 18,500 square feet of showrooms filled with quality American Made tables and chairs! Bedroom suites! Mattresses, sofas, rockers, recliners, top quality European Area Rugs and so much more! Quality Furniture at Discount Prices! No credit check financing and layaway available. Richard’s Furniture and Mattress Store, 225 West Emerson, Princeton! If you didn’t buy it at Richards! You paid too much!
MIRANDA LAMBERT @ FORD CENTER EVANSVILLE, JANUARY 15TH Grammy nominated country superstar Miranda Lambert is bringing her Certified Platinum Tour to Ford Center on January 15, 2015, with special guests, Justin Moore and RaeLynn. Tickets on sale now at Ford Center Ticket Office, Ticketmaster.com, or charge by phone at (800) 745-3000.
ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR, LUKE BRYAN COMES TO EVANSVILLE Luke Bryan, Randy Houser, & Dustin Lynch come to Evansville’s Ford Center, Wednesday, February 11th! Tickets on sale now at Ford Center Ticket Office, Ticketmaster.com, or charge by phone at (800) 745-3000.
MEMENTO TO LAST A LIFETIME AT FIRST PLACE TROPHIES At First Place Trophies and Awards they know that big achievements deserve a special memento to last a lifetime. Tell Phyllis what you have in mind, and she’ll custom design their perfect trophy or plaque. Phyllis also creates special one of a kind gifts for weddings, birthdays, or any special occasion. Stop by the showroom on highway 64 East, Princeton. You’ll be amazed by the selection! First Place Trophies and Awards, proudly serving Gibson County and beyond for 30 years. Look for their new website coming soon.
NEW LOOK – NEW YOU! GET FIT AT NEW IMAGE FITNESS CENTER Join New Image now and discover fitness choices for everyone! New yoga classes! Thirty Minute Insanity Workout ! Booty Workout! Aerobic, Zumba, and Martial Arts Classes! Nautilus Weight Machines, Treadmills, Elliptical machines, Free Weights, and more. Tanning and Tanning products too, with vitamins and supplements for your good health. New Image! New You! Get in shape at the New Image Family Fitness Center, 1601 West Broadway, Princeton. Call 386-7825 for details!
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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