Photo courtesy of Hattiesburg PD Two deputies involved in a fatal wreck near Hattiesburg have resigned. The Forrest County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that Deputy Chey Sumrall has resigned after he was involved in the crash on HWY 49 on Saturday that resulted in the deaths of 66-year-old Charles Epting and 80-year-old Annie Everett. Deputy … Continue reading "Forrest deputies resign following fatal crash"
Ugliest Driveway 2019 Contest
Do you have a busted, destroyed, cracked, and otherwise "UGLY" driveway? Enter our UGLIEST Driveway Contest! Snap a photo from April 22nd until May 19th at Midnight, and you could win up to a $5000 driveway makeover from the good people at Buck Brothers Asphalt! One entry per household, and you mus
New ways to listen to Community First Broadcasting Stations
In November of 2018, Community First Broadcasting sought out to enhance and expand the ways our listeners could access our stations KUOO, Q102, Y100 and Xtreme Country 105.7 beyond the traditional FM dial. It all started with a new streaming player under the listen tab on exploreokoboji.com and country1057.com respectively. The new stream features more artist information and an on demand section for previous sports broadcasts The changes then expanded into listeners pockets with a brand new Okoboji Radio app. This new app is available in the App Store for iPhones and the Google Play Store for Androids. Listeners are encouraged to update to the latest version to ensure that they get the new Okoboji Radio…
Quinn Dam in Western South Dakota Leaking Water, Expected to Fail
Officials expect a dam in western South Dakota to fail and are advising area residents as a precaution.
Producers try to recoup losses after Plainville Livestock Commission drains account
By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post Derek Stockman’s farming and ranching operation has been brought to a standstill. He sold 41 heifers at the Plainville Livestock Commission on Feb. 5, but his check for almost $37,000 bounced Stockman of Kirwin only recently expanded his farming operation into cattle. He is now unable to make his FSA loan payments, nor is he able to get his operating loan for the coming year guaranteed. “The bills don’t stop coming in,” Stockman said. Stockman is one of more than 40 livestock producers in the area that have been caught up in legal action and bankruptcy of Plainville Livestock Commission, operated by Tyler Gillum. This is just the latest in a series of financial problems and federal regulation violations faced by the market agency. “Everybody says you’ll get…
University Tells Would-Be Cheerleaders How to Look
University of Washington infographic goes over like a ton of bricks
10 Internet Radio Stations You Should Be Listening To Right Now
Top 5 Things Found at every College Radio Station
I LOVE college radio and have been a DJ at four different stations over the years (and I also went through DJ training at a 5th station). In addition to that, in the past two years I’ve visited 20 radio stations all over the country . When doing my tours, I’m often struck by the artifacts that I see in every single station. These are often the things that make college radio feel like college radio, from the dirty carpets to the musty record library to the posters and stickers plastered on every square inch of wall and cabinet space So, with that, here’s my list of the top five things that every college radio station MUST have: Hanging Records at WVFI 1. Record Art: My favorite example is the 7″ vinyl-decorated hallway…
Long-term closure expected on US 220 after fuel truck crashes, burns
A long-term closure is expected on US-220 near Fincastle after a tanker caught fire this morning. WFIR’s Ian Price has more: 02-20 Tanker Tumble 81 WRAP From Virginia State Police: At 6:19 a.m. Route 220 just north of Fincastle was closed due to a tractor trailer crash. The truck was haul appr
Woman arrested after violently attacking parents for not taking her to Outback Steakhouse, police...
A Florida woman has been arrested for attacking her parents because they refused to take her to an Outback Steakhouse for dinner Wednesday, police said.