COUNTRY ROAD CLUB E-NEWS
July 2, 2015
July 2 Indiana National Guard 38th Infantry Band, 6 pm @ Lafayette Park
July 2-4 Otwell Ruritan 4th of July Celebration, in Otwell, Indiana
July 3 WRAY “Live” 4-6p @ Finders Keepers Fireworks
July 3 Dubois Bombers Baseball Clinic at Uebelhors, in Jasper
July 2-4 July 4th Sale at Richards Furniture & Mattress
July 4 Free Fireworks at Gibson Co. Fairgrounds
July 5 Summer Nationals plus Summit Modifieds at Tri State Speedway
July 5-11 160th Gibson County Fair @ Gib. Co Fairgrounds
July 10 -12 Pork Days, Albion, Il.
July 11 Sammy Kershaw/David Ball Concert @ Montgomery Summer Fest
July 12-18 Pike County Fair @ Hornady Park, Petersburg
July 13 ATV/Dirt Bike Drag Races @ Posey County Fair, New Harmony, In
July 14 Truck Drag Races @ Posey County Fair, New Harmony, In
July 18 St. John Church Summer Social, in Buckskin, In
July 24 & 25 Luke Bryan @ Klipsch Music Center, in Indy
Aug 9 Red Letter Vocal Group @ Bethlehem General Baptist Church, Fort Branch
Aug 27 WRAY Tours to Derby Dinner Playhouse & Schimpff’s Confectionary
Sept 5 Dierks Bentley, Maddie & Tae & Canaan Smith,@ Klipsch Music Center, Indy
Sept 13-16 WRAY Tours Memphis & Tunica Trip
WINNER OF OVERNIGHT CAMPING & TICKETS FOR COUNTRY CONCERT ‘15!
Congratulations to Tiffany Bement winner of WRAY Radio camping permit and 4 concert passes to the 35th Annual Country Concert 15', in Fort Loramie, Ohio, July 9th,10th, & 11th . Prize is valued at $1045.00. Our winner was 21 years of age, a member of the Country Road Club, will be able to attend the Fort Loramie event, and in 25 words or less convinced Weed and Cliff that she would be the best pick to go to Country Concert 15! Again Congratulations, Tiffany Bement with best wishes for a safe trip to Country Concert 15, July 9th 10 & 11th , at Hickory Hill Lakes, in Fort Loramie, OH.
JULY 2ND MUSIC IN THE PARK BY INDIANA NATIONAL GUARD BAND
Indiana National Guard 38th Infantry Division Band comes to Princeton’s
LafayettePark, for Music in the Park, Thursday, July 2nd! Hear Military Marches,
Rock, Jazz, Show Band and a great music variety! Indiana National Guard Band
Music in the Park, 6 pm, Thursday, July 2nd, at Lafayette Park.
THIS WEEKEND AT THE OPRY
This weekend on the Opry, don’t miss Vince Gill, Chris Janson, and more! Call 800-SEE-OPRY or visit opry.com.
JULY 3RD WRAY LIVE AT FINDERS KEEPERS
Join Uncle Dave today, 4 to 6 broadcasting LIVE from ILL-Eagle Fireworks inside Finders Keepers Vendor Outlet Mall in Princeton! ILL-Eagle Fireworks has the largest assortment of World Class fireworks around---Register for prizes today, 4 to 6 at ILL-Eagle Fireworks in Finders Keepers West Broadway Princeton!
On July 3rd Uncle Dave will be broadcasting live from Finder's Keepers 4-6pm. Stop by and register to win Holiday World Tickets or a firework package valued at $100. Finders Keepers is located at
JULY 3RD BASEBALL CLINIC WITH DUBOIS COUNTY BOMBERS AT UEBELHOR
On Friday July 3rd join UEBELHOR CHEVY CADILLAC IN JASPER to celebrate Independence Day with baseball, hotdogs, apple pie and Chevrolet! Stop by from 11am to 1pm for a baseball clinic for kids with the Dubois County Bombers, special Independence Day Savings on our entire inventory of Chevys, and free hot dogs all day! Get free Bombers tickets and a baseball with a test drive. That’s July 3rd from 11am to 1pm at Uebelhor Chevy Cadillac on Wernsing Road, where customers send their friends since 1929.
JULY 4TH FREE FIREWORKS AT THE GIBSON COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
Princeton Area Betterment presents Free Fireworks at the Gibson County
Fairgrounds, July 4th! See one of the best fireworks shows in the
area, including a six hundred foot waterfall, over twenty-five feet tall, visible only
in the fairgrounds! P-A-B Free Fireworks, July 4th, at the Gibson County
Fairgrounds. Admission free! Parking in the fairgrounds, $2.00! Gates open at 6
pm. Concessions available. July 4th free fireworks Presented by Princeton Area
Betterment and local businesses.
OTWELL RURITAN JULY 4TH CELEBRATION WITH FIREWORKS
Plan to attend the Otwell Ruritan 4th of July Celebration, July 2nd , 3th, 4th in Otwell, Indiana. Enjoy rides, games, delicious foods! Burgers, fish sandwiches, hot dogs, coney dogs, curly fries, and Ruritan’s delicious Homemade Ice Cream.
Thursday, July 2th,
6 pm: Little Miss Firecracker Contest at 6. 7pm: Tractor and Truck pulls
Friday, July 3th
4 til 8 pm Vendor Fair in air-conditioned gym. 7 pm: Lucas Oil Pro Pulling League Tractor Pull.
Saturday, July 4th
10 am: Parade
Lunch: Delicious Barbeque chicken and rib dinners, Lemon Shakes ups, homemade ice cream and more!
Noon: Firecracker Baby contest
12:30 Garden Tractor Pulls
2 pm Children’s Pedal Pull
4 pm: Music by Larry Russell
7 pm: Demolition Derby in the track area.
9 pm: Raffle drawing
At Dark: One of the best Fireworks Displays in the area!
More information at Otwell 4th of July Celebration on Facebook. Or www.otwell4thofjulycelebration.com
JULY 4TH SALE AT RICHARD FURNITURE
Declare your Independence from high Prices by shopping Richard’s Furniture and Mattress, in Princeton, now through July 4th! Richard’s is celebrating their biggest July 4th Sale ever…including the lowest prices of the year on mattresses! In fact, every single item in the store carries a special Independence Day weekend price. These savings are as big as John Hancock’s signature and we’re shouting louder than Paul Revere! Richard’s Furniture and Mattress at 225 West Emerson, in Princeton, is freeing up inventory. If you don’t buy it at Richards, you will probably pay too much!!!!!!!!!!
JULY 5TH LATE MODEL SUMMER NATIONALS, PLUS SUMMIT MODIFIEDS $1000 TO WIN
Late Models Summer Nationals Race is Sunday, July 5th at Tri State Speedway! Late models and modifieds race at 7:30 pm Sunday night at Tri State Speedway. Highway 41, Haubstadt, Indiana.
JULY 5 THRU 11TH 160TH GREATER GIBSON COUNTY FAIR GRANDSTAND
Come for the Fun of the 160th Gibson County Fair, July 5 thru July 11, at the Gibson County Fairgrounds, in Princeton, Indiana. Delicious Foods, Rides, Games, Live entertain on Carnaby Street Stage every night. 4H exhibits on the ag side and nightly grandstand features.
Sunday, July 5th Hog Wrestling at the Grandstand
Monday July 6th, Lucas Oil, Pro Truck & Tractor Pull and Farm Tractor Pull
Tuesday, July 7th , Southern Indiana Farm Stock & Ohio River Valley Tractor Pullers
Wednesday, July 8th, Motorcross Bike Racing
Thursday, July 9th, Motorcross Quad Racing
Friday, July 10th , PARMALEE in concert
Saturday, July 11, Demo Derby.
More details …..go to www.gibsoncountyfair.com
REGISTATION FOR SUMMER READING PROGRAM THRU JULY 9
Be a part of the Summer Reading Program and have a blast at the Princeton Public Library! It’s not to late as sign ups continues thru July 9th. 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 continue thru July 9th, at your Princeton Public Library, in downtown Princeton.
JULY 10 THRU 12, ALBION ILLINOIS PORK DAYS
Three big days of carnival rides, Laser Tag, Rock Wall, food, vendors, crafts, antiques, and music! During Pork Days in Albion, Illinois! Saturday begins with the 5k Run/Walk! Big Parade at ten! Ameteur BBQ cookoff! Country music with Mike Porter 11:30! Kyle Yardley Blues Band 2:30! Rodney Watts at 4:00! Sojourn Rocs at 6:30! Mark Boshears and Face Down Acoustic/Electric Rock show at 9. Sunday’s Christian Music Festival 10am, and all afternoon, followed by One Voice at 4:30! Albion Pork Days, July 10th through the 12th! Parking encouraged at Edwards County Fairgrounds!
JULY 11TH, MONTGOMERY SUMMER FEST SAMMY KERSHAW/DAVID BALL
See Sammy Kershaw and David Ball in concert at the Montgomery Summerfest, July 11th! Tickets $20, in advance….or $25. Day of Show….Tickets on sale now at Montgomery Ruritan Club dot com. Sammy Kershaw & David Ball, 7:30 pm Eastern Time, Saturday, July 11th, at Montgomery Ruritan Park. Be listening soon for ticket giveaways on Country 98.1 WRAY!
JULY 12 THRU 18, 2015 PIKE COUNTY 4-H FAIR
Pike County 4-H Fair kicks off Sunday , July 12th, at Hornady Park, in Petersburg! Meet your friends to enjoy rides, delicious foods, 4H exhibits and entertainment!
Sunday, July 12th - 5 pm Parade, 6 pm, Opening Ceremonies, followed by special appearance by Michael Cochren
Monday, July 13th 7 pm Little Miss & Mister Contest, followed by Junior Miss Pike County Pageant.
Tuesday, July 14th – 7 p.m. Miss Teen Pike County Pageant followed by Miss Pike County Pageant.
Wednesday, July 15th - 6pm Beef, Dairy & Sheep Shows Amazing Race to End Hunger and 4H Family Fun Night.
Thursday, July 16th – 6:00 pm Dewayne Spaw Concert; 7 pm Hog Wrestling at the Amphitheater.
Friday, July 17th - 3 pm MXR Supercross Sign Ups 5pm MXR Supercross Track Practice & 7 pm MXR Supercross Races
Saturday, July 18th – 8 am Youth Fishing Tournament, 2 pm & 3;30 pm silly Safaris Live Animal Shows 2-4 p & 5 – 8 pm Mr. Twister Balloon Sculpturist , 6 pm Bingo in 4H building and Dylan Scott Concert, with special guest Payton Lynn at 7 pm .
Be there for the fun and excitement of the Pike County 4-H fair, July 12 – 18th, at Hornady Park, in Petersburg.
DRAG RACING AT THE POSEY COUNTY FAIR
Kind of a Drag Racing presents ATV/Dirt Bike Drag Races at 7 pm Monday, July 13th, plus, Truck Drag Racing on Tuesday, July 14th , at the Posey County Fairgrounds, in New Harmony, Indiana! For more information call 812-319-6407!
NEW IMAGE FITNESS SUMMER SPECIALS
Summer Specials happening now at New Image Family Fitness! For a limite time get a three month membership for $99. Membership includes classes like zumba, boot camp, yoga, insanity and Hip Hop Cardio! Need 24 Hour access. Pick up you 24 hour access key for an additional $21, that’s half off regular price. New image is a member of the Silver Sneakers Program, has free WiFi for members, and onsite childcare for an additional charge! What are you waiting for Join New Image Family Fitness today!
TUESDAY NIGHTS ARE FAMILY NIGHTS AT PRINCETON’S NEW POOL
Every Tuesday (except Tuesday during Gibson County Fair) is Family Night at Princeton’s New Aquatic Center! Bring the family from 6 til 7:45, each Tuesday. Admission $2.00 per person or $5.00 for a single family household. Tuesday nights are Family Nights at the new Princeton Swimming Pool.
AMERICAN PICKERS MAY BE COMING TO GIBSON COUNTY
That's right folks you have heard correctly! American Pickers is thinking of coming to our area!!!!!! They contacted the Gibson County Chamber and told us if we can get the word out and if you have a barn full of things to "pick" from they would like to hear from you. Call 1-800-Old-Rust and submit some photos of your stuff and fingers crossed they will come to little ol' Gibson County!
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 !
AUG 9, RED LETTER VOCAL GROUP @ BETHLEHEM GENERAL BAPTIST CHURCH
Bethlehem General Baptist Church, Fort Branch presents, in concert the tri-states favorite Southern Gospel quintet “Red Letter Vocal Group “! ………….. (in with Red letter song) See Red Letter Vocal Group in concert, at 2 pm Sunday, August 9th, at Bethlehem General Baptist Church, in Fort Branch! Be there for upbeat, uplifting, Contemporary Southern Gospel music at it’s very best! Red Letter Vocal Group in concert, Sunday, August 9th, two p.m. at Bethlehem General Baptist Church, in Fort Branch, Indiana.
SCHAFER CONSTRUCTION SEEKING SKILLED CARPENTER
Schafer Construction Company in Patoka is seeking a skilled carpenter or carpenter apprentice for residential and commercial construction. Applicants should have general knowledge of materials and tools. Experience in framing, drywall, and window installation preferred. This is a FULL TIME position with Schafer Construction. pay based on experience, requires a valid driver’s license and drug screen. Apply in person at Schafer Construction Company, five ten South Old Highway forty-one Patoka or call eight one two, seven seven nine, twenty-one ten for more details.
SEE KIESEL’S COUNTRY CLIPPER AT THE GIBSON COUNTY FAIR
Save on Challenger zero turn mowers by Country Clipper! On display this week in Kiesel Enterprises booth at the Gibson County Fair! Fair week only save $300 off Challenger! And enjoy advantages offered only from Country Clipper! Like your choice of exclusive point-N-Go Joystick, or traditional dual lever. Patented Stand up Deck! And Challenger features a pivoting front axle and deck system! 0% available 54 for qualified buyers! Great savings on all remaining 2015 Country Clipper mowers, at Kiesel Enterprises, Highway 41 South, Princeton!
STANGLE PROPANE OFFERS FREE TANK SWITCH OUT FOR NEW CUSTOMERS
With all of the other propane companies selling out to large corporations! Stangle Propane remains the only family owned and family operated propane business in the area. Stangle is a third generation family business, in business for 53 years. Stangle’s employees have over 100 years combined experience in the industry. When you call Stangle’s office you will always get a live voice and their goal is to build new long lasting relationships. Stangle Propane operates in southwestern Indiana and Southeastern Illinois. At this time we are offering free tank switch outs on new customers. Call Stangle Propane today at 812-882-2622.
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!
BRIAN SCHOONOVER ERA FIRST ADVANTAGE HOME OF THE WEEK
Brian Schoonover of ERA First Advantage Realty brings you the ERA Featured Home of the Week! Four bedroom, two and half bath home in Warrenton Place features Harward Floors, beautiful kitchen with stainless steel appliances, large bonus room and tow car garage. Great Location in Haubstadt on nearly one acre. $262,900 Call Brian Schoonover with Era First Advantage, at 812- 386-SOLD! Check out my website at the billboardrealtor.com or stop by at 1002 E. Broadway Princeton.
GET SCRATCH & WIN CARD AT ALEXANDRA BOUTIQUE
Now it’s even more exciting shopping Alexandra’s Boutique, because with purchase, you’ll get a scratch and win card to use next time you shop! Cards offer savings up to 25% off ! Plus Bogo offers to buy one, and get the second item, equal or lesser value for half price! Also cards with $25 off a $100 purchase! Cards exclude Merle Norman products. But with your purchase of two or more Merle Norman cosmetics…..you’ll get a free gift of Merle Norman’s most popular trial size eye products! Scratch and win everytime, at Alexandra’s Boutique, 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
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.
JASON ALDEAN, with Cole Swindell & Tyler Farr, The Burnin’ It Down Tour comes to Klipsch Music Center, in Indy, on Friday, August 21st.
BRAD PAISLEY, with Justin Moore & Mickey Guyton, Saturday, August 29th at Klipsch Music Center.
DIERKS BENTLEY, with Maddie & Tae & Canaan Smith, Saturday, September 5th, at Klipsch Music Center, in Indianapolis.
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.
BAKER TAX SERVICE CAN HELP
Tax season is over. But if you’re behind on prior year returns, and owe the IRS tax money…. then you’re still looking over your shoulder! Baker Tax Service has 30 years experience helping people like you reduce or even eliminate tax liability. Don’t call a one eight hundred number. Instead call Baker Tax Service. The first 30 minutes of consultation is free! Call 812-842-2254 for Baker Tax Service in Owensville, Evansville, Newburgh, and Boonville. Visit www.bakerwealth.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
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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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