Statt-us Update 1/24/20 – Today’s Headlines & More

Here’s a quick way to get caught up on what’s going on in the world. Everyday B-105’s StattMan puts together a collection of news stories that might impact the average person in Cincinnati. In no particular order. Nothing political or to heavy, just good country fun.

Citywide Celebration Planned for Fiona’s Birthday 

Fiona, Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden’s most famous resident, will be three years old this Friday, and celebrations are planned all over Cincinnati. Voted #1 Cincinnatian for the past two years, and nominated again this year, it’s no surprise that there will be multiple parties and promotions for the premature hippo turned celebrity. Click here for all the fun they have planned for her birthday.

‘Obi-Wan’ Disney+ Series on Hold, Crew Sent Home

Lucasfilm president and Obi-Wan producer Kathleen Kennedy was not happy with the scripts. Sources tell us that what will most likely happen next is the scripts will be reworked with the hopeful goal of reassembling this summer. It sounds like Kennedy would rather ensure that the story being told with this Disney+ series is as good as it can be on the page before they roll cameras.

A. J. Green Eager for 2020 With or Without Joe Burrow

More Than 97,000 Gallons of Red Wine Spilled at a Vineyard

The culprit was a blending tank door at Rodney Strong Vineyards that popped open, spilling 97,112 gallons, according to a report from the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services.

The spill has since been stopped and 20% of it has been contained, but an estimated 46,000 to 96,000 gallons have leaked into the Russian River, the report said. The wine was red and had the volume to fill eight large tanker trucks

‘Space Jam 2’ Is Happening

Here are the uniforms for the movie.


Carpool Karaoke, Behind The Scenes

A Twitter user shared a video of James Corden filming his famous Carpool Karaoke segment with Justin Bieber—and fans were shocked to find out Corden wasn’t really driving. The video was posted by Twitter user @ZoliHoning, who said: “Saw James Corden and Justin Bieber filming carpool karaoke and this is why I have trust issues — he isn’t even driving!” depicted Corden and Bieber sitting in a car that was being towed by a truck.

Hot Country Knights New Song

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