Rainsville Fire Dept

Rainsville Fire & Rescue is currently assembling a data base for individuals interested in a career in firefighting. If you are interested in a skilled technical profession that is exciting and challenging, firefighting may be for you!

Basic information will be used for future hires as well as shared with local volunteer units in your area. Volunteer Fire Departments are in desperate need of qualified applicants. If you are 18+ and one of the exceptional men and women interested in learning more about this exciting career, please submit the form below.
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First Responder of the Week



START DATE: 5-2-2016 END DATE: 8-26-2016

HOW TO PLAY: Go to WQSB.com and click on the First Responder Link. You can nominate a First Responder Unit or Department to win a check for $100. Each week a First Responder Unit will be chosen and the Unit or Department will receive the check for $100

INELIGIBLE: Employees and immediate family members of WQSB, and Sand Mt. Broadcasting are not eligible to win

Send your nominations here: barry@wqsb.com

First Responders



START DATE: 5-2-2016
END DATE: 12-26-2016

HOW TO PLAY: Go to wqsb.com, wkxx.com or power1075fm.com and click on the First Responder Link. You can nominate a First Responder Unit or Department to win a check for $100. Each week a First Responder Unit will be chosen and the Unit or Department will receive the check for $100

INELIGIBLE: Employees and immediate family members of WQSB, MIX 102.9, POWER 1-07.5 FM and Sand Mt. Broadcasting are not eligible to win.

Send your nominations here: barry@wqsb.com


Week #1: Boaz Fire Department
Week #2: The City of Gadsden Police Department
Week #3: Fischer Rescue Squad in Fort Payne
Week #4: Sand Rock Volunteer Fire Department
Week #5: Marshall-DeKalb Electric Cooperative’s Lineman
Week #6: DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office

Week #7: Cherokee EMS in Centre
Week #8: Beaulah Volunteer Fire Department
Week #9: Rainbow City Police Department
Week #10: Aroney Volunteer Fire Department
Week #11: Blount County Sheriff’s Department
Week #12: Albertville Police Department
Week #13: Glencoe Fire Department
Week #14: Fort Payne Police Department
Week #15: Webster’s Chapel Volunteer Fire Dept.
Week #16: Douglas Police Department
Week #17: A-Med Ambulance Service of Altoona
Week #18: The Crossville Volunteer Fire Department
Week #19: McCord’s Crossroads Volunteer Dept.
Week #20: Marshall County Drug Task Force
Week #21: Etowah County E911
Week #22: Collinsville Police Dept.
Week #23: Bangor Fire Dept.
Week #24: Arab Fire Department
Week #25: Hokes Bluff Police Department
Week #26: Rainsville Fire Department
Week #27: Piedmont Police Dept.
Week #28: Asbury Volunteer Fire Dept.
Week #29: Advantage EMS in Gadsden
Week #30: Henager Police Dept.
Week #31: The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency- Jacksonville Highway Patrol Post
Week #32: Mountainboro Volunteer Fire Department
Week #33: Attalla Police Department
Week #34: Geraldine Rescue Squad
Week #35: Big Oak Community Fire Dept. (Calhoun County)
Week #36: Nixon Chapel Volunteer Fire Dept.
Week #37: Altoona Police Department
Week #38: Sylvania Fire Dept.
Week #39: Leesburg Volunteer Fire Dept.
Week #40: Boaz Police Dept.
Week #41: Lookout Mountain Volunteer Dept. in Gadsden
Week #42: Mentone Volunteer Fire Department
Week #43: Skyline Police Dept. in Jackson County
Week #44: Mt. Hebron Volunteer Fire Department













Teacher of the Week

Do you know of a teacher that has gone over and beyond for their students? If so, send their name, photo (if available), school/class they teach and what they have done to barry@wqsb.com.  One teacher each week will be chosen at random to win $100 for their classroom. Don’t wait, nominate your teacher TODAY! 🙂

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  1. Nominate you favorite teacher to be recognized as our Teacher Of The Week by submitting their name, school and grade thru the link provided on any of our station’s web pages.
  2. Any teacher, instructor or principal currently employed in a public, private or religious school is eligible to be nominated for this contest.
  3. Each week a person will be chosen to acknowledge as our “Teacher Of The Week”.
  4. Each “Teacher of The Week” selected will receive a check in the amount of $100 to off-set classroom expenses.
  5. Entries not yet selected as “Teacher of The Week” will remain in consideration for the duration of this contest.
  6. This is a multi-station contest with one weekly winner airing on WQSB, Power-107.5 and Mix-102.9.

Week #1: Bridgett Ott of Crossville High School – $100
Week #2: Colonel Wayne Davenport – Gadsden City High School – $100
Week #3: Colleen McGinnis – Cedar Bluff School -$100
Week #4: Missy Lindley – Albertville Middle School – $100
Week #5: Tracy Coots – Plainview Elementary School – $100
Week #6: Sharra Callahan, Carlisle Elementary School – $100
Week #7: Angie Studdard, Piedmont High School – $100
Week #8: Rachel Drain, 1st grade teacher Boaz Elementary – $100
Week #9: Robin Pair, 3rd grade teacher, Sylvania High School – $100
Week#10: Jennifer Bishop Wright, Mitchell Elementary School, Gadsden -$100
Week #11: Amanda McDaniel, Cherokee County High School – $100
Week#12: Michael Pruitt, Arab High School-$100
Week#13: Jan Faulkner, Geraldine Elementary School – $100
Week #14: Alicia Watson, First Baptist Church Glencoe – $100
Week #15: Taylor Biggs, Special Edication Teacher, Gaston – $100
Week #16: Jennifer Morrison, Brindlee Mtn. High School – $100
Week #17: Whitney Wigley, Wills Valley Elementary School – $100
Week #18: Dianne Owensby Sigmon, Etowah High School – $100
Week #19: Jamie Maddox, Sand Rock Elementary School – $100
Week #20: Ashley Carr, Guntersville Elementary School – $100
Week #21: Jessi Hairston, Collinsville High School – $100
Week #22: Gena Ingles Nox, Gaston Band Director – $100
Week #23: Jessica Kerr Kiser, Walter Welbourn Elementary School – $100
Week #24: Rebecca Williams, Corely Elementary School Boaz – $100
Week #25: Mrs. Regina Parris, Fyffe High School – $100
Week #26: Amy Maroney, Special Education Teacher at John S. Jones Elementary School in Rainbow City – $100








St. Jude Radiothon 2017

Our Annual St. Jude Radiothon was be held  Tuesday, March 14th from 6 am – 9 pm.
We are so thankful to every person who helped us with this year’s St. Jude Radiothon! Currently, we have raised $116,000.00 and we still have a more to coming in. We will give a final total, in just a few weeks. Again, thank you for helping us, help the families of St. Jude. 


We were at the following locations LIVE accepting donations:

7 am – 9 a.m
Hardees – Boaz (Power 107.5)
Hardees – Fort Payne (WQSB)
Hardees – Attalla (MIX 102.9)

11 a.m. – 3 p.m. 
Bruce’s Foodland – Fort Payne (featuring hot dog lunches & Big Dogs)

10 a.m. – Until
Sand Mountain Toyota – Albertville (featuring Dale’s BBQ Brown Bag Special/Lifesouth Blood Mobile)
*pre-order for 10 or more at 256-393-4526*

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
McDonald’s – Gadsden (Mix 102.9)

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Krystal’s – Boaz (Power 107.5)
Krystal’s – East Gadsden (Mix 102.9)
McDonald’s – Rainsville (WQSB)


The Big Deal Store: Wintzell’s Oyster House

Starting Monday, March 27th at 10 a.m. save 50% off Wintzell’s Oyster House in Guntersville in our Big Deal Store!

Wintzell’s Oyster House has been serving seafood dishes to the Gulf Coast for over 75 years. Our famous oysters have earned us praise far and wide. We also offer banquet facilities and catering for all occasions. Be sure to come see us in person soon!

Check out the online menu! Serving fresh seafood since 1938.

Wintzell’s on Hwy 431 in Guntersville, located directly on the lake. Visit our online menu at wintzellsoysterhouse.com

Hours of Operation

11:00am – 9:00pm Sunday – Thursday
11:00am – 10:00pm Friday and Saturday


**Certificate not good for purchase of alcohol**