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Gene Watson – Live in Bedford!

Evan had a chance to chat with a special guest today on Wendy’s Lunch with the Legends!  Gene Watson called in to talk about his upcoming concert in Bedford, what artists he enjoyed singing with the most over his career, and even his favorite current country acts.  Check out the…

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Little Jimmy Dickens Receiving Support from Fans!

After receiving huge bundles of mail while undergoing radiation for a pre-cancerous condition on his vocal cords, Little Jimmy Dickens stated,  “If those are bills, you can keep ‘em.  If they’re royalty checks or cards from the best fans in the world, I couldn’t be more excited or appreciative.”  He has seen…

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“Longshots” Win the Celestine Street Fest Leg of the WBDC Cornhole Tournament of Champions

The 3rd stop of the 2013 WBDC Cornhole Tournament of Champions was held at the Celestine Street Fest on Saturday, June 29th.  Ryan Harpenau and Johnny Chumbley won the single-elimination match in the Pro-Division of the WBDC Cornhole Match. “Longshots” move to the championship round after defeating the “Kinfolk” in the quarter finals.  Harpenau…

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George Strait Breaks His Record… Again!

George Strait wrapped up the 2013 leg of his “Cowboy Rides Away” tour this weekend at the Alamodome in San Antonio.  Of course in the typical style of the King of Country George packed the place with 73,000 concert goers, breaking his own attendance record from 2010.  It’s hard to…

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Prancercise: The New Trendy Way to Exercise!

While it was posted quite a while back, this fitness “trend” has just lately been making its rounds online! This lady seriously isn’t “horsing” around.  I guess sometimes walking and/or running just isn’t fun enough… So go on out, get your ankle weights, and start Prancercising!!! ~Kelsey (laughing hysterically)

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Worst Job Ever?!

Ever think of how cool it would be to be a product tester for something cool like recliners, ice cream, or foot massagers? I’m sure Consumer Reports, one of the leading product and service testers out there, has folks that love to do those jobs. But, have you ever thought of…

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Military Dad’s Impressive Skills!

Anyone who has attended or has helped pay for a child to attend the prom lately knows this… It’s not cheap! When his daughter was unable to find a reasonably priced camo dress for her prom, military dad, David Herron of Wisconsin, took matters into his own hands.  Check out his…

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Mushroom Hunting Season!

It’s that time of year (I hope) to start hunting those delicious morel mushrooms!  Has anyone found any? Let us know where… or better yet, just bring some by the WBDC studios! Yummy!