COUNTRY ROAD CLUB E-NEWS
February 5, 2016
Feb 5 Women’s Heart Screenings at Gibson General
Feb 6 WRAY’s Uncle Dave, Live at Dewig Meats, Haubstadt 8 til Noon
Feb 6 Public Auto Auction 10am, Est. Time @ Graber Auctions Washington, IN
Feb 10 Paul Lynch Retirement Party at Clarion 2-4 pm
Feb 11 Travis Tritt @ Victory Theatre, Evansville
Feb 12 St. James Fish Dinner, Madden Hall, @ St. James Church
Feb 18 Luke Bryan, Little Big Town @ Ford Center
Feb 26 St. James Fish Dinner, Madden Hall, @ St. James Church
Feb 28 WWE Live “Road to Wrestlemania” @ Ford Center
Mar 4 Open House & Registration at Holy Cross Crusader Academy
Mar 11 St. James Fish Dinner, Madden Hall, @ St. James Church
Mar 19 Jennifer Nettles & the Next Women of Country Tour @ Ford Center
Mar 23 Deadline for AAFGE Scholarship Filing
Mar 23 WRAY Tours 1-day Trip to Derby Dinner Playhouse
Jul 23-24 WRAY Tours 2-day Trip to Nashville, Tennessee
FEBRUARY 5TH, WOMEN’S HEART HEALTH SCREENING AT GGH
Heart disease is not just a man’s disease. Each year, 1 in 3 women die of heart disease and stroke. Are you at risk? Gibson General Hospital is offering Women's Heart Health Screenings, on Friday, February 5! For just $30, women will receive a variety of screenings and information, including an EKG, cholesterol levels and more! Over three hundred dollars in tests, for only $30.00! Fasting is required, but a free breakfast is provided! Space is limited. Call Gibson General Hospital at 812-385-9286 before February 5, to register for the Wear Red Day Women's Heart Screening, Friday, February 5!
FEBRUARY 6TH WRAY LIVE AT DEWIGS SUPER SALE-A-BRATION
Dewig Meats Super Sale-a-bration is February 4th through the 6th! Get all your party supplies in one stop, including fresh cut beef and pork, smoked meats, barbeque, meat and cheese trays, soups, snacks, beer, wine and much more! Super Sale-a-bration specials start the 4th and are valid through Saturday while supplies last. Dewig Meats in Haubstadt is family owned and operated since nineteen sixteen. Two thousand sixteen marks their one hundredth anniversary. You can taste the difference!
FEBRUARY 6TH PUBLIC AUTO AUCTION @ GRABER AUCTIONS, IN WASHINGTON
Cars, Trucks, SUV’s, Trailers, Tractors, and ATV’s! Looking for a good used vehicle at a price you want to pay….Then Be There for a Public Auto Auction, this Saturday at Graber Auctions, in Washington! Over one hundred fifty vehicles to be sold! Check Graber Auctions dot com for photos and information. Or, Preview and inspect Vehicles Thursday and Friday, before Auction. Public Auto Auction at Graber Auctions begins 10 am Eastern Time, Saturday, February 6th! Quarter mile off 50 Bypass, Washington, Indiana!
FEBRUARY 8TH, DRAWINGS FOR TRAVIS TRITT TICKETS REGISTER NOW
Travis Tritt comes to Victory Theatre, in Evansville, Thursday, February 11th. And you can register to win tickets at WRAY Ticket Giveaway Sponsors! Register now til drawings on February 8th to win tickets for Travis Tritt concert….in Haubstadt at The Carriage Inn! In Princeton at: H & R Block! Kaity’s Custom Cabinets and Finders Keeper Outlet Mall! Listen to see if you are a winner on Monday, February 8th on Country 98.1 WRAY.
PONDEROSA GETTEM’ TO GO CHICKEN WINGS
Want a quick, easy way to get ready for the BIG GAME? Order Ponderosa’s delicious original gettem’ to go Chicken Wyngs, only $6.99 a pound! Enjoy Ponderosa’s Original Wings, spun with sauce or with sauce on the Side! Ponderosa also offers Boneless chicken wings with original breading and sauce only $7.99 per pound! All wings made fresh on game day and ready for pick up on your way to the Super party! Make it easy call 812-386-6116 and order Ponderosa Gettem to go Chicken Wyngs now! Ponderosa Steakhouse, West Broadway, Princeton!
FEBRUARY 10TH, SUPER VALENTINE PRIZES GIVEAWAYS REGISTER NOW
This Valentine’s Day….No Broken Hearts Allowed! Shop for your Valentine and register for free flowers, dinners, gift baskets, services, certificates and more at WRAY Valentine Giveaway Sponsors: Register for Valentine Prizes in Fort Branch at Mayflower Gardens and Pohls Tanning/Liberty Tax! In Haubstadt at The Brass Ring! Register for Valentine Prizes, in Princeton at: Appleberries Flowers and Gifts! Sears Hometown Store! Esthetics by Moneka in Nieco’s Salon! Guacamole Grill! Simply Bliss Massage! Uniquely Michaels Florist & Gifts! and Shear Magic Hair Salon! Don’t forget….Sunday, February 14th is Valentine Day! WRAY sponsors offer unique and exciting gifts….shop local and register for great prizes! Locations and prizes…listed at www.wrayradio.com ! Winners selected on air drawings on February 10th.
FEBRUARY 10TH, PAUL LYNCH RETIREMENT PARTY 2-4 PM
Join in the celebration as Paul Lynch will be retiring on Wednesday, February 10th. The party starts at 2-4 pm at the Clarion building, 100 North Gibson, Princeton.
FEBRUARY 12, 26 & MARCH 11TH - THREE DATES FOR ST. JAMES FISH FRIES
St James Church Fish Fries will be held Friday, Feb. 12, Friday, Feb 26, & Friday, March 11th. Serving from 4:30 til 7:30 pm, each Friday, at St. James Church Madden Hall, Old Princeton Rd., Haubstadt. Menu includes: Fried or baked fish, german potato salad, baked beans, macaroni & cheese, slaw, applesauce cornbread dessert coffee and tea. Carry-outs available in old cafeteria. Everyone Welcome!
FEBRUARY 28TH WWE LIVE “ROAD TO WRESTLEMANIA”
WWE Wrestlemania comes to Evansville Ford Center Sunday, February 28th! Be listening week February 15, thru 19th for your chance to win a pair of tickets for WWE Wrestlemania at Ford Center, Sunday, February 28th! WWE Wrestlemania ticket giveaways courtesy of Schafer Construction, serving Gibson County and surrounding areas with quality commercial and new home construction, decorative concrete and post frame buildings.
MARCH 4TH, OPEN HOUSE & REGISTRATION AT HOLY CROSS CRUSADER ACADEMY
Big Red Door! Sounds of Laughter and Learning! That’s Holy Cross Crusader Academy! A Faith and Academic based Preschool filled with Bible stories, good morals, good Manners and the latest technology! Preschool registration for Fall Classes at Holy Cross Crusader Academy begins Friday, March 4th! Everyone is invited to visit bright colorful classrooms, meet teachers and see what Holy Cross Crusader Academy has to offer. Holy Cross Crusader Academy Preschool works hand in hand with parents to assure students are healthy, happy and overly prepared for Kindergarten and beyond! Open House and preschool fall registration is Friday, March 4th, 2016, 1 to 3 pm. More details on Holy Cross Crusader Academy Facebook or call 812-753-3280! Visit Holy Cross Crusader Academy, 202 South Church Street, Fort Branch!
MARCH 19TH JENNIFER NETTLES WITH “2016 NEXT WOMEN OF COUNTRY TOUR
CMT and Grammy-winning singer/songwriter, Jennifer Nettles and 2016 Next Women of Country Tour,” featuring Brandy Clark, Lindsay Ell, and Tara Thompson come to Ford Center, Saturday, March 19th. Tickets are on sale now, starting at $25. Purchase tickets at Ford Center Ticket Office, Ticketmaster.com or by Phone at 800-745-3000. Working on special promotion so we can have on-air ticket giveaways!
MARCH 23 DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR SCHOLARSHIP
WRAY and the American Advertising Federation of Greater Evansville encourages careers in Advertising, Marketing, Graphic Design and Public Relations through its Annual Scholarship Program. In April of 2016, $5,000 in scholarship funds will be awarded to area students. Scholarship requirements include:
Entrant must be graduating from a high school or currently attending college in one of these counties:
INDIANA: Vanderburgh, Warrick, Posey, Gibson, Pike
ILLINOIS: Edwards, White, Wabash, Wayne
KENTUCKY: Henderson, Union, Daviess
Applications must be accompanied by a typed one-page essay telling about yourself and why your skills and/or career goals in
Mailed entries must be postmarked by March 23, 2016.
Emailed submissions must be received by March 25, 2016.
VALENTINE TREATS FROM TEEL’S SEVEN C’S
Tis the season for Sweethearts….and Teel’s Seven C’s is ready, with Valentine sweets sure to please . Delight your sweetheart with white or dark chocolate dipped Strawberries, $18.99 a pound! Dipped grapes and cherries, $19.99 a pound! Order decorative Valentine cookie trays. And don’t forget Teels delectable fresh chocolate candies! Teels will offer extended hours Valentine weekend, and are open Valentines Day. But don’t wait, guarantee your order by calling 385-CAKE! Teel’s Seven C’s, South side Princeton square…for YOU and YOUR sweetheart!
POHL’S TANNING/LIBERTY TAX
You can get $50 CASH, by filing your taxes at Liberty Tax Service! And, couldn’t you use a $750 easy refund advance? If you qualify, you could have $750 within 48 hours after applying ! See Liberty Tax at their second location inside the new Pohl’s Tanning in Ft. Branch! And treat your Valentine to a gift certificate from Pohl’s Tanning , with six upgraded tanning beds, and the ultimate spray tan booth! It’s tanning and taxes all under one roof….at Pohl’s Tanning, and Liberty Tax Service, Highway 41 Ft. Branch!
KAITY’S CUSTOM CABINETS
Particular about the cabinetry in your kitchen or bath? Then you want Kaity’s Custom Cabinets, for hand crafted, all wood cabinetry, custom built in any size! Beautiful countertops in granite, quartz, laminate, and solid surface. And poured marble for vanity tops, bath tubs, and showers, also on display in their showroom! Quality, excellence, customer satisfaction, and very competitive prices, available from Kaity’s Custom Cabinets. 105 North 7th in Princeton! Open Tuesday through Friday nine to four. Saturday ten to three.
THREE $1000 WINNERS AT H&R BLOCK PRINCETON
H&R Block has now had three lucky $1,000 winners at their North 2nd Avenue location in Princeton! Will you be next in H&R Blocks one thousand people win one-thousand dollars daily promotion! Find out all the details at H&R Block in Princeton! Promotion ends February 15th! And, count on H&R Block for your guaranteed maximum refund! Plus knowledgeable year round tax service! Schedule your appointment today! Phone 812-635-4112. Walk-in’s also welcome at H&R Block, 105 North Second Avenue in Princeton!
Shop the 2nd largest display of furniture in the USA, at Timberlake Furniture, Keensburg ! Imagine , wholesale prices on fabulous new furniture by Broyhill! Flexsteel! Lane! England! Southern Motion! Sealy, Serta, Catnapper, Best Chairs, Ashley and Liberty! And yes, they deliver reguarly to the Princeton/ Evansville area, and offer removal! They’ll beat any local competitors prices…. at Timberlake Furniture in Keensburg! Wear comfortable shoes, and shop weekdays eight to five, Saturday eight to four! Located between Mt. Carmel and Grayville Illinois, off Route one!
Have you tried the delicious meat at Save a lot? It’s cut fresh in the store everyday! USDA specials include Split Chicken Breast for 69 cents a pound! Beef Eye of Round Roast, $3.99 a pound! Chicken Leg quarters 29 cents a pound! And fresh Bone-In Pork Butt Roast, $1.29 a pound! Pick up Pillsbury Grand Biscuits, 16 ounce can , 79 cents! Avocados, 69 cents each! Yellow onions, 3 pound bag for $1.49! Through February 12th at Save a lot, West Broadway, Princeton! `
Ladies, all winter clothing’s 40% off, at Alexandra’s Boutique! Choose beautiful designs by Comfy! RYU! Tricotto!, Sympli! Atina Christina! And more! Select Hobo bags, and all Boots by Bed Stu and Style West…half price! And shop the Merle Norman cosmetic studio for free gifts! Purchase 2 cosmetics , and get Merle Norman’s wicked lash mascara, new liquid blush, ultimate firming neck crème, and anti-aging complex dry oil serum free! Alexandra’s Boutique and Merle Norman Cosmetic Studio, North side, Princeton square. Open Tuesday through Saturday!
FANTASTIC SAMS OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK
Get a Fantastic Cut and Color at Fantastic Sams! A Fantastic Stylist is waiting for you. Open Seven days a week. No appointment necessary stop in anytime at Fantastic Sam’s, in Princeton, Vincennes, Washington, or Jasper .
DEPEND ON MOORE TAX SERVICE GET BACK MORE MONEY, PAY LESS
Finally got your W-2 and need a Licensed Tax Professional? A Licensed Tax Professional that will get you back MORE money and let you PAY less…Depend on Moore Tax Service Plus to get you the best refund and charge you the least fee! Moore Tax Service offers fast, friendly and dependable tax preparation. Stop by or call the tax professionals at Moore Tax Service Plus, North Embree, just off the Round-About, across from Princeton Fire Department! 385-3232!
176 ACRE FARM FOR SALE IN ILLINOIS INVEST TO GET RETURN EVERY YEAR
Attention Investors! Are you ready for another 2008 financial meltdown? How safe is your money is in the stock market? Interested in an alternative investment, that will provide a return every year? Then maybe it is the time to consider farmland.
Corn Belt Real Estate and Farm Mgt. LLC has a 176 acre tract of land located in Southern Richland County, 16 miles northwest of Mt. Carmel, Illinois. This farm is nearly all tillable and could be divided into smaller tracts.
If you are a farmer looking for additional acreage, this could be a nice addition to your operation. To learn more about this investment opportunity, go to www.cornbeltfarmland.com,
or call Glenn Leighty, at 812-890-0176. Again go to www.cornbeltfarmland.com for more information.
DICK CLARK’S CELEBRATES 69TH ANNIVERSARY
Dick Clarks Family Resturaunt is celebrating their 69th Anniversary serving Princeton and the surrounding areas. Now through Feb. 11, celebrate with Dick Clarks and enjoy these daily specials: All you can eat Salad Bar $4.99, Breaded Tenderloin or Grilled Tenderloin $3.99, Double Cheeseburger $2.99, Mushrooms $3.89, Mozzarella Sticks $3.99
CHASE WINTER BLUES – EXCAPE TO GUACAMOLE GRILL
Chase your winter blues away & escape to Mexico at Guacamole Grill. Enjoy half price Margaritas every Wednesday and Thursday. Free soft drinks with kids’ meals and their seven dollar lunch specials…EVERYDAY!!! Unwind on weekends with live music in the bar, starting at 6pm. Guacamole Grill is now offering Mexican catering, including delivery and set-up! For a TRUE taste of Mexico……Make it fun! Make it fast!
Make it Guaca-style at Guacamole Grill, outer West Broadway, Princeton! Open 7 days.
VALENTINE GIFTS THAT LAST A LIFETIME FROM GOLDSMITH
Roses wilt! Chocolates melt! What a woman really wants is a gift that lasts a lifetime from Goldsmith Fine Jewelry & Gifts! The most wanted gifts: Fire Fly Diamond Pendants that shimmer with her every move! Two diamond engagement rings! Diamond earrings! New Colored Diamond Jewelry! Rembrandt Charms! 24K Gold Dipped Roses! Heart Necklaces! Key to your Heart Jewelry! Circle of Love, Past, Present, & Future!, or Now and Forever Jewelry! Chocolate Pearls! Landstrom’s Black Hills Gold! Goldsmith can also create a custom wedding set or engagement ring from “Live Sample Mountings! Remember, Chocolates Melt! Roses Wilt! The most wanted gift this Valentine’s Day is a gift of Jewelry from Goldsmith Fine Jewelry and Gifts, corner of State and Embree, in Princeton. Free Financing! Open Valentine’s Day!
FiNDERS KEEPER VENDOR OUTLET MALL-TAKE A TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE
Family owned and operated filled with over 25,000 square feet of EVERYTHING!
Thousands of New and Used items…..Take a trip down memory lane and have fun----antiques, collectibles, vintage items, toys, video games and the list goes on and on! Open 7 days a week.
IMMEDIATE SEVEN % DISCOUNT ON SATURDAY AT F&M
Get an immediate 7% discount on your purchase! Saturday’s at F&M Building and Home Supply! A 7% discount really adds up if purchasing lumber, doors, windows, roofing, siding, cabinets, plumbing, electrical, flooring and more! And Saturday 7% discounts apply to everything storewide, regardless of whether you pay with cash, check, or credit card! No gimmicks! No rebates! Just an instant 7% discount at the register! Shop 7% Saturdays now through February 20th, at F&M Building and Home Supply, Highway 64 East, Princeton!
RICHARD’S QUITTING BUSINESS LIQUIDATION SALE
The final decision has been made….Richard’s Furniture and Mattress, 225 West Emerson, in Princeton, is calling it quits. The order has been given and everything in the store must go! The old price tags will be ignored. Bring your tax money and your truck and get ready to save more than you ever dreamed on quality American made furniture and mattresses. You choose from a 1.5 million dollar inventory. Financing is available as needed. They are liquidating as quickly as possible at Richard’s Furniture and Mattress, in Princeton. High overhead has caused Richard’s to quit business! Everything must go! It’s time to head to 225 West Emerson, Princeton.
UPCOMING SURGERY NEED SHORT TERM REHAB? CALL RIVER OAKS
Do you have an upcoming surgery? Are you seeking Rehab options? Then call River Oaks Health Campus today and learn about their short-term rehab options specifically tailored to your level of needs! River Oaks has excellent Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapists on our staff. Pre-register today by calling River Oaks, in Princeton at 812-385-0794 or visit www.riveroakshc.com
LEARN MORE ABOUT GIBSON COUNTY CARING COMMUNITIES
Working with county school corporations, risk factors facing Gibson County Youth are identified which can increase the likelihood of youth becoming involved in unhealthy behaviors. Programs for families and youth are offered in all areas of the county and can be found on the coalition’s website. For more information about Caring Communities of Gibson County, go to their website: www.caringcommunitiesgc.org or like them on Facebook at Gibson County Communities.
BIG BROTHERS / BIG SISTERS
At Big Brothers Big Sisters, we believe that caring adults can change the lives of children in our community. By volunteering just a few hours a month, you can make a big impact on a child’s life. Call 812-573-0840 or visit GoBigGibson.org for more information about our program. That’s 812-573-0840 or go online to GoBigGibson.org.
SOS SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE GROUP MEETS 2ND & 4TH THURSDAYS
S.O.S., Survivors of Suicide Group, meets at 6:30 PM on the 2nd and 4th Thursday each month in New Life Church of the Nazarene Fellowship Center at 328 East Emerson in 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
WRAY GIVES TICKETS FOR GRAND OLE OPRY EVERY WEEK
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, 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!
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!
LISTEN TO NEWS ONLINE
You can also listen to WRAY News Online! Go to www.wrayradio.com click on News Headlines to hear the latest news! While you’re there check out our Photo Gallery!
HAVE A GREAT WEEKEND!