Chapel Hill High School To Broadcast Football Games
Mix 93-1 is excited about the news that our sister station HOT 107.3 Jamz has teamed up with ETSN.fm (East Texas Sports Network) to broadcast Friday night football for the defending Class 3A Division I state champion Chapel Hill Bulldogs! You will be able to hear play-by-play of all the action of the 2012 season starting Friday, Aug. 31.
Google Now Offering Live Traffic Coverage for Tyler [VIDEO]
Google has announced that Tyler is now one of the cities being serviced by providing live real-time traffic conditions via Google Maps! Tyler joins the list of around 30 major U.S. cities that Google started servicing in 2007.
The Real Truth Behind Food Expiration Dates [POLL]
A friend and I were just talking about this very subject and it prompted me to do some research. Expiration dates: how long do you let food go before you decide to eat it or toss it?
New Words Make It Into The Merriam-Webster Dictionary Tomorrow
Every once in a while the editors of the Merriam Webster Dictionary decide to add words. Most are words that have been created to keep up with technology or just the world we live in today in general. “Sexting” for example, is one of the words that will be added to the printed version of the dictionary starting tomorrow (August 15).
[UPDATE] Two Reported Dead in College Station Shooting [VIDEO]
Police confirm two people have died after today’s shooting near the Texas A&M campus. KBTX reports the gunman is in custody.
Tyler ISD Hosting Anti-Bullying Training for Principals Today
There is no doubt that bullying is a huge problem in our schools today. I was just talking with a co-worker this week about that very subject. Not that there was no bullying when I was in school, but today there are so many other avenue’s for bully’s to do their thing. I mean social media, for example, is a way they can take their bullying outside of the school yard and push it so much farther tha
4 Weird Food Cures
I’ve been on a health kick for the past eight or nine months and I’m signed up for a bunch of “healthy” newsletters via email. Today’s email was on weird food cures and a couple of them caught my attention – including eating asparagus to prevent a hangover!
Sleep Tight! Summer Heat Means Higher Spider Population
I’ve noticed a ton of people recently on Facebook complaining about spiders and scorpions in their house. Bad news for you people with arachnophobia – high temperatures and drought are some key conditions that lead to overpopulation of cold-blooded insects!
Olympic Flame Dies, Has to be Lit Again
Don’t freak out people — it was planned! According to tradition, the flame has to burn inside its cauldron for the duration of the game, however it went out this Sunday, 11:14pm London time. The whole event was planned as a part of technicians needing to move the cauldron to a new location in the stadium. So how did they move it and still keep in tradition? Glad you asked!
Lawsuits Begin in Colorado Theater Shooting [POLL]
TMZ is reporting that Shirley Wygal, the mother of one of the victims of the Aurora, Colo., movie shootings is suing Century 16 Theater. Now one of the survivors of the shooting is apparently planning to sue Warner Bros. and even the doctor of accused shooter James Holmes.
Westboro Baptist Church Counter-Protested by Zombies [VIDEO]
Members of the Westboro Baptist Church were up to their antics again on Friday (July 27) – you know – protesting our U.S. military and spreading their anti-gay messages by saying God is punishing our military men and women for America’s views over gay marriage, and allowing gays in the military. Friday, however, the church was met by counter-protesters — a group of zombies!
East Texas BBQ Joint Puts Tyler on ‘The Best BBQ Cities’ List [POLL]
When you think of award winning BBQ you most likely think of towns like Kansas City, St. Louis, Memphis or Austin. You may not think Tyler can stack up to those heavy hitters, but think again! Website Livability.com released a list of the ‘Top 10 BBQ Cities’ and Stanley’s Famous Pitt BBQ on Beckham is one of the BBQ joints that helped Tyler make the list! In fact, Tyler is in the top 5 – thank you