Author Archives: bigdave

Write A Song Wednesday: What Makes America Fun

There is so much bad news these days we want to remember what makes our country awesome. So we asked why do you love America and what is fun about the USA. The B-105 House Band put together an awesome patriotic song. Read More »

One of America’s 30 safest small towns is in Northern Kentucky.

One of America’s 30 safest small towns is in Northern Kentucky. That’s according to new analysis from the website, Compare Insurance Companies.  Villa Hills made the list. In compiling the list, Compare Insurance Companies looked at cities with populations below 30,000 people, and referenced a variety of web sites to access stats about crime rates and the likelihood of a ... Read More »

Sonny Melton Died Protecting His Wife In Las Vegas, We Talked To His Co-Worker

Sonny Melton died protecting his wife, Heather Melton, from the bullets.  ‘He saved my life. He grabbed me and started running when I felt him get shot in the back,’ she told WSMV. ‘I want everyone to know what a kind-hearted, loving man he was, but at this point, I can barely breathe.’ The couple lived in Big Sandy, Tennessee, ... Read More »

How To Help Las Vegas Shooting Victims

Consider giving money to the Southern Nevada chapter of the American Red Cross, which accepts donations on its website, by phone at 702-369-3674 or via mail at 1771 East Flamingo Road, #206B, Las Vegas, Nevada, 89119. You can also support the National Compassion Fund, which directly distributes donations from the public to victims of a mass crime. Read More »

Rock legend Tom Petty dead at 66

Petty, best known as the frontman of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, went into cardiac arrest and couldn’t be revived, the band’s longtime manager said Monday. Petty died at age 66 surrounded by family, his bandmates and friends. Read More »

At least 50 dead and 400 injured after gunman opens fire at Jason Aldean Concert

-The victims were slain at both the Route 91 Harvest festival and the Mandalay Bay hotel just over the road -Witnesses reported automatic gunfire coming from the hotel onto the festival and police cars below -Police said one shooter was ‘down’; at around 12:38am they said they believed there were no more shooters -People listening to police scanners said that shooter ... Read More »