First Responders



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

HOW TO PLAY: Go to, or 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:


Week #1: Boaz Fire Department
Week #2: The City of Gadsden Police Department

Dragon Boat Festival 2016

The 5th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival will be this Saturday, August 20th starting at 9 am at the Riverwalk Park & Boardwalk in Gadsden!
FREE admission, FREE parking! A great family event that includes the races, concessions, picnic area, music, drummers’ parade and more. This year Habitat for Humanity celebrates 20 years of service in Etowah County. The funds raised from this Festival will fund our 50th house. There will be food vendors, Kid’s Zone, JSU Steel Drum Band, music, mini-dragon boat rides, and of course ~ the Dragon Boat Races! (Admission for spectators is FREE!) Each dragon boat team consists of 20 paddlers, 1 drummer, coxswain, and 3 alternates. In both the Competitive and Recreational Division, teams race for the gold, silver and bronze paddle. Top three teams also receive individual medals.

The deadline to register is Aug. 5th. Space is limited to 40 teams. With a completed team registration form and full payment, each team can select their tent site in the Athletes Village and their place in line for practice.”

Race Day:
Gold, silver & bronze award paddles in both Competitive and Recreational Divisions for top 3 fastest teams. Other awards: Best Drummer Costume, Best Team Spirit, Best Decorated Tent and Best Team T-Shirts.
9 am – 3 pm at Riverwalk Park & Boardwalk in Gadsden.

For more information: or facebook/habitatdragonboat

Suzanne Scharfenberg  –


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**