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  • A new queen has been crowned

    SANFORD–Seventeen year old Jazzriel Lyles is the envy of a lot of teenagers today. She was crowned Miss Lee Regional Fair during the annual competition Wednesday evening. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday ON WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies.

  • YouTube Drunken-Driving Confessor Gets New Judge

    YouTube Drunken-Driving Confessor Gets New Judge

    (COLUMBUS, Ohio) — After some deft legal maneuvering by his lawyers, Matthew Cordle, the Ohio man who posted an online video in which he admitted killing a man in a drunken-driving accident, was assigned a new judge Wednesday afternoon. Cordle, 22, pleaded not guilty earlier Wednesday in a Columbus courtroom, where the first judge later said Cordle’s surprise plea might have been a tactic to have a new judge preside over his case. Cordle turned himself in to police earlier this week and was indicted for one count of aggravated vehicular homicide for causing the June 22 death of Vincent… Read more

  • 'I'm Shmacked' Appearance Triggers Near-Riot at U. of Delaware

    'I'm Shmacked' Appearance Triggers Near-Riot at U. of Delaware

    (NEW YORK) — Police from three departments were called to control several thousand rowdy students at the University of Delaware who damaged cars and other property as they cavorted around a camera crew from I’m Shmacked, a group which claims to document college life. It was the latest incident of a campus near-riot stemming from an I’m Shmacked appearance. I’m Shmacked is scheduled to appear at Rutgers on Wednesday night with additional appearances in coming days at Providence and Penn State. As many as 3,000 students formed around 11:30 p.m. Monday at the University of Delaware in Newark after I’m… Read more

  • California Firefighters Robbed While on the Job

    California Firefighters Robbed While on the Job

    (WALNUT CREEK, Calif.) — Firefighters from Station No. 7 in Walnut Creek, Calif., received a less-than-grateful welcome home Monday, when they discovered their station had been broken into and many of their belongings taken while they were out fighting the Morgan Fire near Mount Diablo. “The firefighters came back to the station to settle down, get some rest after a full day on duty,” Steve Aubert, a spokesman for the Costa County Fire Prevention District, told ABC News. Two wedding rings, watches, cash and more were taken while the crew protected more than 100 structures from the fire, which had… Read more

  • Investigators of Zimmerman Domestic Dispute Unable to Extract Wife's iPad Video

    Investigators of Zimmerman Domestic Dispute Unable to Extract Wife's iPad Video

    (LAKE MARY, Fla.) — Forensic investigators were unable to extract video from an iPad that the wife of George Zimmerman was using during a domestic dispute that ended with the controversial former neighborhood watch captain in handcuffs, Florida police said Wednesday. As a result, no charges are expected be filed against either George Zimmerman or his wife, Shellie, anytime soon, if ever. It could take weeks or months to retrieve anything from the iPad, which was badly damaged after George Zimmerman, acquitted in the death of Trayvon Martin, damaged the device, said Lake Mary Police Department spokesman Zach Hudson. Shellie… Read more

  • Thompson Square Gearing Up for NASCAR Appearance; Duo Pulls Concert Double Duty in Nashville

    Thompson Square Gearing Up for NASCAR Appearance; Duo Pulls Concert Double Duty in Nashville

    Thompson Square is set to perform a free concert at the Dover International Speedway later this month prior to the AAA 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. The husband-and-wife duo will also sing the national anthem at the event on Sunday, September 29 after performing in Pittsburgh the night before with Luke Bryan. Go to DoverSpeedway.com for ticket information. Thompson Square’s Keifer and Shawna Thompson won’t be getting behind the wheel of any race cars at the Dover gig, but they’re no strangers to traveling at high speeds. Tuesday night in Nashville, Thompson Square managed to perform at the ACM… Read more

  • Little Big Town’s CMA Nominations Fire Them Up to Hit the Studio Again

    Little Big Town’s CMA Nominations Fire Them Up to Hit the Studio Again

    Little Big Town is headed into the studio very soon to work on the follow up to their platinum-selling album, Tornado, which just got a CMA Album of the Year nomination this week. That honor definitely gave the country quartet a big shot in the arm to go make some new music. LBT’s Karen Fairchild tells CMT.com, “If this nomination doesn’t inspire you to continue on as we head into the studio, what else could?” While Tornado has given Little Big Town the biggest success of their careers, they’re not going to just repeat the same musical formula for the… Read more

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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