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Goodbye To The Gambler…

Goodbye To The Gambler…

Kenny Rogers was an American singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and entrepreneur. He was elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2013. Rogers was particularly popular with country audiences but also charted more than 120 hit singles across various music genres, and topped the country and pop album charts for more than 200 individual weeks in […]

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See the International Space Station as it flies over Valdosta.

See the International Space Station as it flies over Valdosta.

Looking for something to do tonight? Check out The International Space Station. Tonight (Thursday March 19) the International Space Station will be over Valdosta and, if conditions are favorable, should be viewable in Lowndes county. With clear skies scheduled for the azalea city, the orbiting laboratory can be seen with the naked eye. The open […]

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Valdosta Cinemas temporarily closed

Valdosta Cinemas temporarily closed

The Georgia Theatre Company / Valdosta Cinemas is temporarily closed. GTC sent out the follow statement: To our valued guests,Georgia Theatre Company puts the health and safety of our employees and customers above everything we do. It is with great regret that we have decided to close all of our theatres temporarily due to the […]

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Tom Brady Left the Patriots for the Tampa Bay Bucs

Tom Brady Left the Patriots for the Tampa Bay Bucs

TOM BRADY officially left the Patriots yesterday, after they were unable to come to terms on a new contract.  Brady thanked the team and the fans.  And according to reports, he’s signing a new deal with Tampa Bay, which is supposedly worth $30 million a year.

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The Internet Is Furious That a Nashville Club Was Open Over the Weekend

The Internet Is Furious That a Nashville Club Was Open Over the Weekend

Someone posted a video on Saturday of the crowded dance floor and bar at Nashville’s The Stage on Broadway.  It didn’t go over well.  MAREN MORRIS said the club is NOT a hero for staying open.  Others said the scene looked like “a fun petri dish” . . .  and, “Viruses don’t care how brave you are.”

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The Latest Fashion Trend for Young People Is . . . Dressing Up Like Old People

The Latest Fashion Trend for Young People Is . . . Dressing Up Like Old People

It’s 2020, so it only makes sense that the biggest fashion icons would be the Golden Girls. Apparently, the latest fashion trend for millennials is dressing like old people.  It’s being called “granny chic.” That means floral print dresses, knitted scarves, crocheted sweaters, glasses with neck chains, and brooches. So once you’re actually allowed to […]

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Ten “Good News” Stories Surrounding the Coronavirus Outbreak

Ten “Good News” Stories Surrounding the Coronavirus Outbreak

A lot of the news we’ve seen this past week has been pretty dire.  But there are a ton of INSPIRING stories out there too.  Here’s a quick round-up of ten good news stories we’ve seen about the outbreak . . . 1.  Videos of people in Italy SINGING together from their balconies went viral this weekend.  […]

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We Are 99.5 Kix Country

We Are 99.5 Kix Country

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“Onward” Won the Box Office, Which Was Decimated By Covid-19

“Onward” Won the Box Office, Which Was Decimated By Covid-19

As expected, the coronavirus pandemic kept a lot of people away from movie theaters this past weekend.  In fact, ticket sales in North America hit the lowest levels in more than TWO DECADES, generating just $55.3 million total. The Pixar movie “Onward” did the best . . . with just over $10 million, but that’s down 73% from last […]

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Ten More “Good News” Stories from the Coronavirus Outbreak

Ten More “Good News” Stories from the Coronavirus Outbreak

It’s that time again.  Here are ten more good news stories from the outbreak . . . 1.  Two YouTubers named Justin Stuart and Andrew Scites bought a ton of toilet paper in October for a video where they made a giant fort with it.  Now they’ve posted a follow-up video after giving it all away to random people […]

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