Big Deal: Dales Bar-B-Q

Starting Monday, August 8th at 10 a.m., save 50% Dale’s BBQ in our Big Deal Store!

It’s almost time for football games, family reunions and tail-gating! What’s better than a plate full of award winning Bar-B-Q from Dale’s in Boaz?
They cook it S-L-O-W but serve it fast…BBQ baked potatoes, BBQ nachos, BBQ plates, desserts and more!

Get a $20 certificate for only $10.

Catering available, call 256-593-1168. Dale’s BBQ, on the curve behind McDonald’s, Mill Street in Boaz.



Big Deal Store: Juju Grill

Monday, March 7th  at 10 a.m. save 50% off Juju Grill in our Big Deal Store.

Buy a $20.00 Juju Grill certificate for only $10.00 while they last!


Juju Grill, an American Asian grill in Boaz, is now open for lunch and dinner. Let Cory, our hibachi chef, serve up some sizzling food on the grill. The Japanese food you love without the expensive price.

Check us out on Facebook at *can not include alcohol and gratuity on certificate*

Fantasy Racing Contest 2016

Okay all you Nascar Fans…Our Auto Racing Challenge is back.
$50 up for grabs for the best picks for each race. Just pick the 10 drivers you think will finish 1st through 10th for each race!  Your top 15 races count as your overall score. Special thanks to our sponsors: B & C Tire Company and Wilks Tire & Battery.
Thanks, and enjoy the races!


PRIZE: $50

START DATE: 2-3-2016

END DATE: 11-20-2016

HOW TO PLAY: Go to and click on WQSB Contests and go to The Fantasy Racing link. Select your 10 Driver’s from the weekly Nascar Race. The person who picks the 10 drivers with the highest finish for that week’s race will win $50 from WQSB.

INELIGIBLE: Employees and immediate family members of WQSB, Wilks Tire & Battery, B & C Tire and are not eligible to play. 1 winner per family per 14 day period.

Week #1 Winner: Fred De Jong of Southside – $50
Week #2 Winner: Christy Banks of of Albertville – $50
Week #3 Winner: Andy Austin of Hokes Bluff – $50
Week #4 Winner: Rosemary Sykes – $50
Week #5 Winner: Eddie Franks- $50
Week #6 Winner: Matthew Hunter – $50
Week #7 Winner: Kaitlyn Lowe – $50
Week #8 Winner: Julie Hester – $50
Week #9 Winner: Teresa Epperson – $50
Week #10 Winner: Matthew Reeves of Jacksonville – $50
Week #11 Winner: Matthew Reeves of Jacksonville – $50
Week #12 Winner: Tyler Hammond of Joppa – $50
Week #13 Winner: David Tarvin of Boaz – $50
Week #14 Winner: Jason Self of Gadsden – $50
Week #15 Winner: Terry Cooper of Crossville – $50
Week #16 Winner: Roy Krieg – $50
Week #17 Winner: Gina Smith of Arab – $50
Week #18 Winner: Tommy Guthery of Gadsden – $50
Week #19 Winner: Drew Hall of Collinsville – $50
Week #20 Winner: Daniel Paschal of Albertville – $50
Week #21 Winner: Vida Hyatt of Guntersville – $50
Week #22 Winner: Michelle Thomason of Southside – $50
Week #23 Winner: Andy Austin of Hokes Bluff – $50
Week #24 Winner: Donald Coots of Rainsville – $50
Week #25 Winner: Daniel Paschal of Albertville – $50
Week #26 Winner: Andy Austin of Hokes Bluff – $50

Big Deal Store: Bubba Rito’s

How about saving 50% off authentic “Southwestern Grub?”

Buy a $20 Bubba Ritos certificate for only $10 in our Big Deal Store starting Monday, August, 15th at 10 a.m.!

Bubba Ritos now has 5 locations serving Etowah and Marshall County: Attalla, Boaz, Guntersville, Noccalula Falls and the NEWEST in Rainbow City!
Our guests get to choose from Burritos, Quesadillas, Nachos, Tacos and bowls, where they get to enjoy creating their own entrees during this unique experience. Come by and have a delicious grilled chicken burrito with homemade pico degallo, sour cream and our homemade guacamole that’s prepared fresh daily or maybe a steak quesadilla with our own Bubba Zesty Sour Cream. It’s up to you, we have over 30 different ingredients & toppings to choose from and hundreds of different combinations. All meats are cut and marinated onsite, with the freshest ingredients. Bubba Ritos has grilled garlic chicken, marinated steak, Bubba Ritos own taco meat seasonings and of course their Chipotle Pulled Pork.
Don’t forget all entrees come with chips and the Salsa Bar, including mild, spicy, tomatillo, and our yummy Pineapple Salsa. We also have 8 different flavors of ice cream! Gift certificates are available.
Warning: Bubba Ritos may become addictive.


Find us at and Like Us On Facebook for daily specials!

Attalla 256-344-2350
Boaz 256-281-6070 
Guntersville 256-571-2199
Noccalula Falls 256-459-4166
Rainbow City 256-281-6070

Big Deal Store


-Lake Guntersville State Park Golf/Hotel Package
Deal: $190 certificate for only $95

-Little Caesars *Select Locations: Rainbow City, Al City, East Gadsden, Centre, Boaz, Albertville, Guntersville*
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Boaz Cafe
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Snead State Cafeteria
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Dale BBQ in Boaz
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Legghorn’s of Guntersville
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-The Funky Feather in Arab
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-JuJu Grill in Boaz
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Boaz Cafe
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Wintzell’s Oyster House in Guntesville
Deal: $20 certificate for $10

-Momma Goldberg’s Deli in Boaz
Deal: $20 certificate for $10






Big Deal: Legghorn’s of Guntersville

Starting Monday, May 30th, at 10:00 a.m. get 50% off certificates for Legghorn’s of Guntersville!

Family friendly restaurant…delicious chicken tenders, burgers, wings, BBQ and a complete menu of delicious sides! Legghorn’s offers catering, delivers orders to offices for lunch, wide variety of items, specialty sandwiches like the Ranger and Rooster Bullet, and locally owned and operated. Legghorn’s of Guntersville is located at the foot of the mountain Guntersville beside Foodland.


Restaurant hours are Monday through Saturday 10:30 am- 9:30 pm and Sunday from 10:30 am- 3:00 pm.
**Limit 1 per party per visit**

High School Pigskin Prophet 2016

Win an easy $100! Play High School Pigskin Prophet sponsored by the Driving Factor in Gunterville.

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PRIZE: $100

START DATE: 8-11-2016

END DATE: 10-27-201566

HOW TO PLAY: Go to, or and click on “Contests” and go to The Pigskin Prophet Contest. Pick the winners in the 10 selected High School Football Games for the selected week. The person with the most correct picks wins $100

INELIGIBLE: Employees and immediate family members of WQSB, Driving Factor in Gunterswville and are not eligible to play

Week #1 Winner: Jason Self of Gadsden – $100
Week #2 Winner: Mike Lee of Decatur – $100
Week #3 Winner: Jackie DuPree of Gadsden – $100
Week #4 Winner: Danny Smith of Crossville – $100
Week #5 Winner: Mike Dixon of Albertville – $100
Week #6 Winner: Erik Green of Fort Payne – $100



College Pick 10 To Win $100

Win an easy $100 by picking the winners in our “College Pick 10 To Win 2016″ contest sponsored by Howard Bentley Buick GMC in Albertville.



PRIZE: $100

START DATE: 8-3-2016

END DATE: 12-3-2016

HOW TO PLAY: Go to and click on Sports Contests and go to the “Pick 10 to Win Contest”. Pick the winners in the 10 selected College Football Games for the selected week. The person with the most correct picks wins $100

INELIGIBLE: Employees and immediate family members of WQSB, MIX 102.9, POwer 107.5 fm, Howard Bentley Buick GMC in Albertvillre and are not eligible to play


Week #1 Winner: Kelley Lee of Albertville – $100
Week #2 Winner: Naven Smith of Attalla – $100
Week #3 Winner: Chris Vernon of Piedmont – $100
Week #4 Winner: Jackie Dupree of Gadsden – $100



Area Events

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  • GED Registration

When: Every Wednesday, 8:15 am
Where: Anniston, at Gadsden State’s Ayers Campus Career Center.
Register for free GED classes in Anniston at Gadsden State’s Ayers Campus Cheaha Career Center every Wednesday at 8:15 a.m. for morning classes and every 1st and 3rd Wednesday at 5 p.m. for evening classes.  For more info call 256-835-5462.

  • Marshall County Chapter 36, AARP Meeting

When: 1st Thursday of each month, 10 am
Where: Catfish Cabin in Albertville
Regular monthly meetings, buffet lunch available.

  • Grief Support Group

When: Mondays, 5:30 pm
Where: Just passed Catfish Cabin in Albertville (8716 US Hwy 431)
256-878-2291 or 256-527-0102 for more information.

  • TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Meetings

When: Every Tuesday, 5:30 pm- 6:20 pm
Where: Boaz 1st Church of the Nazarene in Boaz, 51 Peppers Road in Boaz
256-561-2303 or 256-891-3496 for more information.

  • GED Registration

When: Every Wednesday, 8 am & 5 pm
Where: Gadsden State
Register for free GED classes in Gadsden at Gadsden State’s East Broad Campus/Brown Hall at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. every Wednesday.  Morning and evening classes available.  For more information call 256-549-8698

  • Divorce Care Group

When: Weekly Meetings, 4:30 pm
Where: The Fellowship, 1645 Ala Hwy 75, in Albertville
Support group for people who are divorced or separated. 256-891-0018

  • Veterans Upward Bound Program

Military veterans residing in Blount, Calhoun, Cherokee, Cleburne, DeKalb, Etowah, Jefferson, Marshall, St. Clair or Talladega County are invited to take advantage of the free services offered through Veterans Upward Bound—a TRiO program funded 100 percent by a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Enrollment at Gadsden State or any other college or university is not mandatory in order to participate. For more information or to see if you are eligible to receive free services to help you continue your education, contact the VUB Office at 256-549-8286/8328 or email

  • Free Childbirth & Breastfeeding Classes

When: 3rd Tuesday of each month, 6 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Marshall Medical Center South
All expectant parents are invited to attend.  For  more details or to register, 256-840-3466

  • Better Breathers Club Meeting

When:  2nd Monday of each month; 5 pm
Where:  Medical Plaza Building to the right of Marshall Medical Center North in Arab
The Better Breathers Club helps patients with chronic lung disease better manage their condition. Family members and caregivers are encouraged to attend. To register, call 256-571-8145

  • West End Youth Football & Cheerleading  Raffle

When: Now
Where: West End School
Raffling off chances to win a 3-day all expense paid hunting trip to Alden, Kansas. It’s a 3 day, 4 night trip in October. Tickets are $20. 205-359-2126 for more information

  • Mountain Valley Arts Council Exhibit

When: Through Sept. 30th
Where: MVAC ART Gallery – Guntersville
New exhibit featuring the work of Anne Blue and Gail Hooper. This exhibit, which is a collection of original 2D & 3D art. There will be an artist reception, which coincides with our Annual MVAC Members Meeting, celebrating Ms. Blue & Ms. Hooper’s work held at the MVAC ART Gallery on August 11th from 5:00 – 7:00 pm.

  • Beekeeping Classes

When: Sept. 29th and Oct 6th & Oct 13th; 6:30 pm
Where: Guntersville Library on O-bring Avenue.
Sand Mountain BeeKeepers Association will be presenting. Classes are free. For more information: 256-894-4449

  • Etowah County Fair

When: Sept 20-24, 2016
Where: Etowah County Fair Grounds in Attalla

  • Guntersville Rescue Squad 10th Annual Car Show

When: Sat. Sept. 24th; Registration begins at 8 am
Where: County Park 1 US Hwy 431 Guntersville (Near Big River Bridge)
Door prizes, vendors and more. People’s Choice, 1st & 2nd Place Trophies. $25 registration . For more information: 256-571-5313 or 256-878-8567

  • Valley Head Cemetery “In Memory Of” 5K Run/Walk

When: Saturday, Sept. 24th. 7 am: registration & packet pickup, 8 am: 5K race begins, fun run following.
Where: Valley Head Cemetery, along Carmichael Road in Valley Head
All proceeds will go to the cemetery. $25/5K; $20 Fun Run, $15 t-shirt. Participants can register at or for more information call 256-657-1616

  • 5th Annual Choctaw Climb 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

When: Sat. Sept. 24th; 7 am pre-race registration
Where: H.D. Jenkins Park 7000 6th Avenue Altoona
7 different age divisions. $15 5K registration BEFORE Sept. 14th (includes race t-shirt) $20 AFTER Sept. 14th. Fun Run is free, t-shirt is NOT included. For more information: 205-589-2311

  • Nightmare In The Park

When: Every Saturday Starting in Oct. Oct. 1st – 31st
Where: Powell Town Park 4023 Main Street
Admission is $10. Groups rates, $7 each for 6 or more. For more information: Tim Garmon: 256-717-93003

  • Hokes Bluff City Fest 2016

When: Saturday October 1, 2016
Where: Hokes Bluff
FREE Admission, featuring Joe Diffie.

  • Luchadore Wrestling

When: Oct. 1st; 4 pm
Where: Graham Park in Albertville
More information:

  • Boaz Harvest Festival

When: Friday, Oct. 7th & Saturday, August 8th
Where: Downtown Boaz
Vendors, arts, crafts, entertainment by Sweet Tea and more. Food court, children’s play area with rides and games, Antique classic car show, Miss Harvest Festival Pageant, The Harvest Moon Midnight Run, Moon Pie and RC Cola Contest. 256-593-8154 for more information

  • 104th White Reunion

When: Saturday, Oct. 8th, starting at 10 am
Where: Pilgrims Rest Baptist Church, 2 miles NE of Geraldine
Reunion will begin at 10 with singing. Bring old pictures and a basket of food. For more information: 256-560-8210 or 256-303-0888.

  • Benefit Singing

When: Saturday, Oct. 8th; 3 pm
Where: Ider Volunteer Fire Hall (Hwy 75)
Event is free, donations are appreciated. Chili, soup, homemade desserts for sale. Live entertainment from: Witness Quartet, Zack Snead, Dixie High Road and more. For more information: Kevin Crump 256-687-9115

  • Boobilicious Marble Run Bikes & Boats 

When: Oct. 8th
Where: Run starting at Little Bridge Marina, 70 Whorton Bend Rd, Rainbow City, Al.
First boat/bike out at 11 am. $20 boater/biker, $10 rider. Auction, door prizes, live entertainment. In memory of Gina Atkins. For more information: Sonya Owens @ 256-312-3631 Kim Turner @ 256-490-0475.

  • Albertville City Schools “Health & Safety Expo”

When: Tuesday, Oct. 11th; 5 pm -7:30 pm
Where: Albertville Primary/Albertville Elementary School Lunchroom
Free admission.

  • Day of Change

When: Oct.15th
Where: Any location that donates to the Ronald McDonald House
It’s the anniversary of the very 1st Ronald McDonald House and Day of Change. You are encouraged to make a donation on this day. #forRMHC

  • 7th Annual Pink Pumpkin Run

When: Saturday, Oct. 29th, 2016
Where: Lake Guntersville
Benefiting the mammography and cancer services at Marshall Medical Centers. For more info:

  • Miss Turkey Trot Pageant

When: Oct. 29th  3 p.m.
Where: Collinsville School Auditorium
Winners for each age division will be recognized on stage at the Annual Turkey Trot Festival in Collinsville on Nov. 12th and will participate in the Christmas Parade. $25 early registration, $35 late (after Oct 21st) For more information: 256-524-3277

  • Gadsden Service Guild Rummage Sale

When: Saturday, Nov. 5th 
Where: Convention Hall – Gadsden
$1 door entry from 6 am – 11 am. $5 bag sale at 12 (noon) All proceeds will benefit the Etowah County non-profits and charities. 256-490-4324




Week 2: Susan Moore Bulldogs Pep Rally