Contact Us

Keeler Show Notes for Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Line
Thursday, June 26th, 2014
WIBX VIP Club Gripe of the Day is: Humidity
Hometown of the Day: Mohawk
Newsmaker of the Day: IDC
Enter the VIP Club info here to earn points and win.
This Day in History: Click Here

***Today’s Topics***

6:10-6:20:

- Big day today for the US Soccer team. A win today would be pretty big!

- A lot of kids are done with school for the Summer today, and some yesterday.

- Last night at the Rome School Board meeting, the Board passed the 2% raise and tuition reimbursement for Jeffrey Simons, superintendent.

- The Utica OD did an article on the Tenney/Hanna race and how the Tea Party didn’t do more to support her.

- Negative AD campaigns are discussed, as well as the split between the Republican party.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

6:20-6:30:

- Plate Night is up and running and the latest episode is The Killabrew Saloon.

Watch It Here:

- Also we talk about what the perks are to filming these Plate Night episode.

- There is a law that exists right now that police officers can not thumb through your phone.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

6:35-6:45:

- Humid day yesterday and last night at Bill’s daughter’s 6th grade graduation it was as well.

- Why do dentists always talk to you when you are in the chair.

- A man in Oklahoma took two losing lottery tickets and pasted them together to make one winning ticket and other weird news.

Ray Stagich – The Weather Channel

- Ray gives us the daily weather scoop! Get full forecast details here.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

6:50-7:00:

- A woman in Upstate New York hit three cows, one of which flew through her windshield. She is fine, but it prompts Bill to play a 911 call from England where a woman was trampled by a herd of cows and the operator believed it was a hoax.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

7:10-7:20:

- Denise calls up to talk about Rome Superintendent of Schools, Jeff Simons, and his raise. She feels he should not have taken the raise.

- Denise also has a problem with having to vote again on a failed budget.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

7:20-7:30:

- Bill and the team reminisce about Bill’s first week at WIBX and his back pain that Jeff almost made worse!

- Have to thank Dr. Adam Ellis for the help!

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Jeff Cook-McCormick – American Unity PAC

- Kim Jung Un is threatening war on America if we allow the movie,The Interview, to be shown. The movie is a comedy about assassinating the North Korean leader.

- Jeff is the Senior Advisor for the American Unity PAC and he discusses the role that his group played in the Hanna/Tenney race.

- He addresses the groups feeling on the two candidates in the race and reacts to comments by people calling this group a liberal group.

- Jeff talks about the “Gay Agenda” and the Republican party he wishes to see.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

7:50-8:00:

- What is the IDC? This is called the Independent Democratic Caucus.

- We talk about the laws that were ridiculous that were voted down because of the party division now IDC may prevent that from being the case in the future.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Michelle Truett – Bagg’s Square

- We talk about the significance and the reasoning behind having the American Unity PAC Senior Advisor on the air.

- IDC is discussed again and Roger Padaki.

- A lot of positive things happening for Bagg’s Square and they have gone through a complete face-lift. There are new businesses and loft apartments down there as well.

- These apartments are at market rate and can be pricey, but they are nice.

- There is definitely a lot of growth and excitement. The Bagg’s Square needs some connecting still.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

John Naegele – In Studio

- Before we get to the delicious Adirondack Brewing Company Seasonal pack, we talk about the “Kool-Aid” we’re all drinking here in the city of Utica. It’s important to stay positive.

- We try that seasonal pack and it is delicious!

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Wrapping Up with John

- We talk about the Iroquois Pale Ale and it’s a deliciously Hoppy brew. We discuss the hop crop that used to grow here locally.

- Steve Mazza calls in and another caller saying he’ll be a write in vote for congress.

Austen Givens – Utica College Cyber Security

- Austen talks about the big endorsements and certifications for the Utica College Cyber Security program. This is huge on a national level for Utica College.

- UC has two areas the main campus on Burrstone Rd. and a small office/campus downtown.

- College towns breed business and economic growth.

- Preventing cyber attacks are important because many believe that the next big attack with be a technological one.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

More From WIBX

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wibx950.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on WIBX 950 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on WIBX 950 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!