Statt-us Update 3/24/20 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.


Garth’s Huge Live Show Was A Hit

Over 3.4 million people tuned in for a Facebook Live webcast – and millions more watched the replay – when Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood sang fan request songs. The couple performed everything from Bob Dylan to Lady Gaga and their own songs. We are waiting for Garth to release the video because we want to watch it again.

People Loving People

People Loving People!!! love, g #StudioG

Posted by Garth Brooks on Monday, March 16, 2020

The Olympics Are On Hold

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics will not go down as scheduled on July 24th. International’s Olympic Committee member Dick Pound announced yesterday that they have officially decided to postpone the games in light of the COVID-19 global pandemic. “On the basis of the information the IOC has, postponement has been decided,” Pound said. “The parameters going forward have not been determined, but the Games are not going to start on July 24, that much I know.” It’s unclear when officials will reschedule the games, but 2021 is a possibility

Maren Morris Is A Mom

Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd are parents! The country couple welcomed their first child, a baby boy, on Monday (March 23).

“Love of our lives,” Morris writes in sharing photos of their new son, whom they’ve named Hayes Andrew Hurd. Flip through the pictures below:

https://www.instagram.com/p/B-FwAZPh89d/

Jeff Foxworthy Shaved His Mustache for First Time in 40 Years

Restaurant Coalition Launches The Great American Takeout 

A coalition of national and regional eateries is backing a new campaign called the Great American Takeout–set for Tuesday March 24–in a bid to support the struggling restaurant industry, which has been particularly hard-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Order your local favorite

Ohio’s ‘Shelter In Place’: Frequently Asked Questions

Violate Ohio’s Stay-At-Home order? You Could Be Charged With A Misdemeanor

Thousands Make and Donate Masks to Help Provide PPE to Health Care Workers