Wolfabilene Updates

Waking Up Abilene with Justin Case on 95 one The Wolf.

The Wolf Abilene, Texas – 95.1 The Wolf will have a “New” but “Familiar” sound in the mornings when Justin Case, long time radio personality takes over Mornings beginning November 1, 2018. Justin has been heard in markets that include Los Angeles, Houston, Memphis and since 1993 right here in West Texas on radio stations that included KEAN, KBCY and 102 The Bear. During Justin’s long career as a radio personality he has developed friendships with many of todays top country artist. He is also well know for his in depth interviews with artist that include George Strait, Garth. Brooks and Dunn, Reba, Merle, Willie Nelson, and many more. With the strong influence of Texas Artist in today’s music scene, that artist relationship continues in that genre of music. Justin says, “I am extremely excited to be joining the team at 95.1 The Wolf as well at 96Q. I’ve always said that The Wolf has the best sound in town and could win in any market in the US. Being locally owned and operated Community Broadcast Partners is very community oriented and that is important to West Texas. Plus entertaining during the mornings will be so much fun and I look forward to connecting with listeners there.” Owner of 95.1 The Wolf, David Klement says, “We are very excited to have Justin back on the air in Abilene. His reputation and involvement in the community will be a great asset to us, our listeners and advertisers!"


Soldier critically injured in Alaska after being struck by falling bear?!?

Here a Crazy Story from the Army Times.

 

A hunting trip took a terrible turn Saturday when a bear that had been shot by two soldiers fell from a ridge and struck one of the men.

Specialist William McCormick, 28, and Pfc. Zachary Tennyson, 19, were on a recreational hunting trip in the area of Carter Lake, Alaska, about 100 miles south of Anchorage, when the incident occurred, according to KTVA.

Both soldiers are members of the 25th Infantry Division’s 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), based out of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.

Dispatchers were reportedly notified of the accident through a beacon signal from a Garmin inReach satellite communication device.

The situation was dire by the time help arrived. 

 

“The pair were hunting in the area and shot a bear above them on a ridge,” authorities told KTVA. “The bear rolled down the slope dislodging rocks in the process. [McCormick] was injured when he was struck by both a rock and the bear.”

With the help of Alaska state troopers and personnel from two fire departments, McCormick was carried to a helicopter to be medically evacuated, the report said.

From there, he was flown to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, where he has reportedly been listed as sustaining “life-threatening injuries.”

A spokesman from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game told KTVA that it was a black bear that had fallen from the ridge just above the two soldiers' position.

Tennyson was not hurt in the accident.  

 

full story here

 


Corn Hole for Cash October 6th

#WolfPack want to play #CornHole for cash? Possibly win $10,000! Then join us at Drug Emporium October 6th 12pm-2pm We'll be playing #CornHole For Cash and we're doing it to help our Friends at https://www.newhorizonsinc.com    More info at http://wolfabilene.com/interact/cornhole-rule

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


First Responder Appreciation Lunch at My Emergency Room 24/7

Thursday May 31st.  My Emergency Room 24/7 + Urgent Care want to say Thank you to first responders in surrounding areas. (Fire, Police, EMS, Constable, and Sheriff for Abilene and all surrounding areas)

 

Come out 11:30am to 1:30pm to My Emergency Room 24/7 + Urgent Care. “next to Firestone on clack in the old Gangus Grill”.  My Emergency Room 24/7 + Urgent Care is wanting to give a BIG thank you to ALL first responders in ALL surrounding areas and buy your lunch to say thanks. Also Wolf Abilene will be out helping My Emergency Room 24/7 + Urgent Care involvement in the community by Supporting Hendrick Children's Hospital (CMN). For every $75  Donation, we will give you a pair of tickets to Schlitterbahn!  So come out and have a great lunch. Also help out some kids May 31st. 4438 S Clack ST Abilene, Tx 

 

 

 


Whataburger bacon now available at H-E-B

If you're looking to add some bacon to your Whataburger product lineup, you're in luck! Starting this week, Whataburger's Hickory Smoked Bacon will be sold at H-E-B!!!!  This just made Bacon wrapped peppers even more Texas!!!!!!!!

The bacon is available in one-pound servings and includes 16-18 slices per package. 

“Whether fans are topping mac and cheese or adding crumbles to baked potatoes, we’re proud to introduce Whataburger’s Hickory Smoked Bacon and make it easier than ever for fans to cook up their favorites from home,” said Whataburger Vice President of Retail Mike Sobel.

This isn't the company's first foray into meat]if you did not know Whataburger launched sausage in 2014.


Cogdell Benefit Concert feat: Tracy Byrd, Rick Trevino, Deryl Dobb

 
Wolf Abilene is very excited to be apart of the Cogdell Memorial Foundation Benefit Concert June 2nd in Syder, Tx, benefiting Cogdell Memorial Hospital Foundation. This concert benefit will feature live performances by country music artists Tracy Byrd, Rick Trevino and Deryl Dodd
The Cogdell Memorial Hospital Foundation is committed to helping promote good health within their community. Their board members are community-committed citizens. They are your friends and family members and trust Cogdell Hospital with their medical care. They have your best interests at heart and generously donate their time to ensure that Cogdell Memorial Hospital has state-of-the-art equipment, facilities and programs to help the physicians and staff provide quality care. You can get Free tickedts for the asking at Wolf Abilene Studios! 

Visit www.cogdellhospital.com for more information.

 


Bucking For Hero are helping Vetertans in the most Texas way.

Bucking For Heroes is an organization helping our Veterans in there own awesome and Texas way.  It was founded by PJ Perkins, who also suffers from PTSD. He lost a friend from suicide who also served by his side in Iraq. Since then he has vowed to help others that have also served. Their individual events hosted to benefit other programs exploded with response from our communities to be in assistance. Since then, Bucking for Heroes have become established and continue to set out to help any way possible. They Assists veterans and their families with housing, food, counseling, education, employment, and any basic needs not being currently met. They are fully funded by donations and there many sponsors from the Big Country area and consists of only unpaid volunteers and members. They hold many events through out the year to cover any costs to help improve the lives of the heroes who have served the nation.  The next event they have is the 2018 Bucking For Heroes Poker Run in memory of SFC Phillip Leeman. No entry fee but donations are welcome. Multiple prizes to be given away Then the big rodeo June 16th at Nolan County Coliseum. It will be a sanctioned event by Rock You Pro Youth Tour. They will have muttin bustin, mini and big broncs and mini and big bulls. Please Support these guys as they are doing amazing things!  For more info viste there Facebook Here


Zane Williams is Bringin Country Back to Abilene May 18th

Texas country music star Zane Williams comes to Abilene Tx. May 18th at Homer's Bar and Music Venue in support of his latest album Bringin’ Country Back. More than a catchphrase, “Bringin’ Country Back” is a rallying cry for a return to authenticity and substance in mainstream country music, and a fitting title for his sixth studio album.

“I think of country music as poetry for the common man,” Zane says reflectively. “The stories that draw you in, the simple truth stated in a way you wish you could’ve said…there’s an honesty to country music that totally grabbed me the first time I heard it.”

Born right here Abilene, TX, to a pair of college professors, Zane was moved as a child first to Kentucky, then West Virginia, and then California as his parents pursued their academic careers. While he enjoyed singing harmony in church and composing his own instrumental pieces on the family piano, it wasn’t until he turned sixteen and got the car keys (and control of the radio inside) that he had his first transformative experience with country music.


“I’m flipping stations and I land on Bob Kingsley’s Country Countdown one Sunday morning after church, and I hear this guy Garth Brooks singing “The Dance.” I had just broken up with my first girlfriend, and that song wrecked me; it cut right through me like no song ever had.” Not long after, his parents bought him a used guitar as a reward for good test scores, and Zane began trying his hand at writing his own songs"

Zane will also be playing with Ankana Grace, Matt Austin, The Phantom Hill Band.    All Ages Show and $15.  You can get tickets early at this link!     https://www.homersabilene.com/events/zane-willams


Brad in The Morning Things You Need To Know

News you can use! #BradInTheMorning!

Great opportunity to pay tribute to our heros! Quail Hollow Family Housingwear blue: run to remember

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· Here are Friday’s winning Mega Millions numbers (Jackpot was $45 million): 14 - 38 - 40 - 53 - 70; Mega Ball was 22; Megaplier was 3.

· Here are Saturday’s winning Powerball numbers (Jackpot was $257.9 million): 22 - 42 - 45 - 55 - 56; Powerball was 14; Power Play was 3.

· Kevin Harvick won Saturday’s KC Masterpiece 400 NASCAR race.

· In a commencement speech at Duke University yesterday, Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook told graduates to be "fearless" like the women in the #MeToo movement and the high school students from Parkland, Florida, who both stood up to rally the masses in a quest to change the world for the better. Some three decades after he graduated from Duke's Fuqua School of Business, Cook returned to the Durham, North Carolina, campus bent on inspiring a new generation to reject the status quo and "and dare to think different." He cited recent examples of people who have been driven to confront the powerful standing in the way of change.

· Donald Trump praised his incredible mom in a heartfelt Mother's Day video, but the president made no mention of the First Lady and mother-of-one, Melania Trump. “This Sunday is one of the most important days of the year. It's a special opportunity to thank all of the mothers and grandmothers in our lives,” Trump said at the start of the video. Trump's mother, Mary Anne MacLeod, was Scottish-born and emigrated to New York in 1930. She found work as a domestic worker before marrying Trump's father, Fred Trump Sr., in 1936. MacLeod passed away in August 2000.

· A massive new fissure opened on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, hurling bursts of rock and magma with an ear-piercing screech yesterday as it threatened nearby homes within a zone where authorities had just ordered an evacuation. The fissure, a vivid gouge of magma with steam and smoke pouring out both ends, was the 17th to open on the volcano since it began erupting on May 3. Dozens of homes have been destroyed and hundreds of people forced to evacuate in the past 10 days.

 


Texas Summer Jam Presented by Whataburger Festival With Randy Rogers and Friends

  • Texas Summer Jam Presented by Whataburger with Randy Rogers and Friends is taking place at Toyota Music Factory on Saturday August 25. Live music on two stages, great food and plenty more. Tickets go on sale Friday May 11 at 10AM. Buy tickets at LiveNation.com and visit ThePavilionTMF.com for more festival information to be announced. 
  • TOUR: Texas Summer Jam Presented by Whataburger Festival With Randy Rogers and Friends

    VENUE: THE PAVILION AT TOYOTA MUSIC FACTORY

    SHOW DATE: SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, 2018

    ON-SALE: FRIDAY, MAY 11 AT 10AM

 

Stay Tune to 95.1 as we give you a chance to Win Tickets!!!! 


Brad in The Morning Things You Need To Know

#News #BradInTheMorning #RadioRealityShow #TGIF Here are things you gotta know today. #WordsOfWisdom #WeirdFact #Advice

· The KC Masterpiece 400 NASCAR race airs tomorrow at 10:00 p.m. ET on FS1 (From Kansas Speedway)

· Tonight’s Mega Millions jackpot is $45 million.

· Tomorrow’s Powerball jackpot is $257 million.

· The Food and Drug Administration declared a temporary shortage on the life-saving EpiPen device, both name brand and generic versions, worrying families who rely on the shot in emergencies. Manufacturers say the EpiPen is available, although companies faced recalls and supply disruptions last year.

· Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate Kevin Kamenetz died early yesterday morning at the age of 60. The Baltimore County Executive died at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center after cardiac arrest. According to a release from Baltimore County police, Kamenetz was at home sleeping in Owings Mills, Md., when he woke up around 2 a.m. ET because he was feeling sick. He was taken to the hospital where he then died at 3:22 a.m. Kamenetz was a fixture in state politics for nearly 25 years.

· Sipping on a refreshing Bloody Mary while cruising at 36,000 feet is how many airline passengers like to mark the start of their holidays. But those traveling on United Airlines have been left up in arms after the carrier stopped serving tomato juice - a key ingredient. The airline recently revamped the refreshment offering on some of its services saying it was part of streamlining. But passengers found out that it meant no more tomato juice - at least on its short-haul flights that are less than four hours. For those wanting a Bloody Mary, a pre-mixed can of Mr. And Mrs. T Bloody Mary is offered instead.

· Iran is likely to launch cyber attacks on Western countries within months in retaliation for the U.S. ripping up the nuclear deal, experts warn. “All bets are off” with Donald Trump's move to reinstate tough sanctions as the Islamic regime was angry and saw no reason not to use its capabilities in response. Most at risk were banks and financial services, government departments, critical infrastructure providers, and oil and energy firms.

· Donald Trump says he will meet with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un on June 12 in Singapore. Trump revealed the date and location of their much-anticipated meet-up on Twitter on after witnessing the safe return from North Korea of three American detainees in wee hours of yesterday morning.

· Rudy Giuliani resigned from his law firm after his partners got fed up with his bloviating defense of President Trump during a series of over-the-top media appearances, a new report said yesterday. Rudy took a leave of absence in April from the firm, Greenberg Traurig, to defend Trump in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe and other controversies, including the $130,000 payoff to porn star Stormy Daniels. But the firm said yesterday that he had quit the day before, the New York Times reported. “After recognizing that this work is all consuming and is lasting longer than initially anticipated, Rudy has determined it is best for him to resign,” said the law firm’s chairman, Richard Rosenbaum.

WEIRD FACT OF THE DAY

Here’s today’s weird fact of the day.

On average, there are 200 seeds on a strawberry.

WORDS OF WISDOM

Change is inevitable. Growth is optional.

ADVICE OF THE DAY

Put pennyroyal or tansy leaves in your pet’s bedding to deter fleas.


Brad in The Morning Things You Need To Know

#WolfPack Stay #Up2Date & #InTheKnow with Brad Heitman on The #RadioRealityShow Wolf Abilene 95.1

· REMINDER: Mother’s Day is right around the corner; May 13.

· Cambridge Analytica, the data firm at the center of the Facebook privacy scandal, is shutting down. The move comes after the company admitted making mistakes over the misuse of data harvested from Facebook accounts. SCL Group, parent company of Cambridge Analytica, is closing in the wake of rising legal costs in the Facebook investigation and loss of clients.

· White House lawyer Ty Cobb is retiring and will be replaced by the attorney who defended Bill Clinton in his impeachment proceedings. Emmet Flood will replace Cobb, who was hired to liaise with Trump's personal attorneys and handle the White House's end of the Russia probe, the New York Times first reported. The White House attorney had been one of the Trump lawyers pushing the president to cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller. His departure at a time when the White House is bracing for a potential subpoena from Mueller is indicative of a change in legal strategy.

· Here are last night’s winning Powerball numbers (Jackpot was $195 million): 5 - 14 - 31 - 40 - 50; Powerball was 6; Power Play was 2.

· Seven states, led by Texas, have filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program — launching a new front in the fight over the Obama-era immigration policy. Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Nebraska, South Carolina and West Virginia joined Texas to collectively urge the federal government to declare the program unconstitutional and halt the issuing or renewing of DACA permits. The lawsuit alleges that the Obama administration exceeded its legal authority when it unilaterally created the program without the approval of Congress.

· WWE star Kane, whose real name is Glenn Jacobs, won the Republican nomination for the Knox County mayoral race in Tennessee. Jacobs collected 14,633 votes, narrowly edging out Brad Anders, who had 14,616 votes. The results won't become official until all of the provisional ballots are counted. Jacobs declared himself the winner on Twitter.

 


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