Meet Jake, our new pet of the week!

For more information follow the link below


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Thanks to Shannon Johnson from the Williamson County Tourism Bureau for stopping in and reminding us about the 3rd annual Southern Illinois Bike Giveaway. Friday is the deadline to send in your monetary donations so they can place a bulk order for bikes. 1600 kids across southern Illinois are counting on bikes on December 20th! For more info on how you can donate, call 997-3690 or email info@VisitSI.com.

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Join us along with the Fowler-Bonan Foundation this Friday evening at Just One More Bar & Grill at 7pm, for a Shotgun Wedding Reception featuring the band Rosewater, a benefit concert for Coats for Kids. Bring a coat or a cash donation and enjoy a great evening benefiting children in the Marion area.


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Wanna win tickets to see Saluki basketball vs Olivet Nazarene on November 29th? You’ve gotta know the code! This week’s code is TIPOFF. When you hear the cue to call in, tell us the code and you’re a winner.

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We do have a few school closings this morning… http://ow.ly/Eo7Bp

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With accumulation expected tonight across much of the listening area, be sure to check our Winter Weather page at the link below for any possible closings or delays.


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Several counties have been upgraded to a Winter Storm Warning until 6am. All other counties remain under a Winter Weather Advisory. All counties should expect some snow accumulation this evening. http://ow.ly/Em7bR

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Winter weather advisory in effect for the entire listening area Sunday night thru Monday morning. http://ow.ly/EkIPg

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Updated forecast: looks like most of southern Illinois could see an inch of snow or better tomorrow night.

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Thanks to Tracy Newton and friends for stopping in and letting us know about “One Dance At A Time”, a dinner and dance fundraiser for Miss Claire Porter tomorrow at the Murphysboro American Legion.


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Saluki Sports Network



Withers Broadcasting is proud to be the flagship home of the Saluki Sports Network.  

Catch Saluki sports all season on a Withers Broadcasting station near you.  Football and men’s basketball on 105.1 VZA and the Saluki Network.  Women’s basketball on 105.1 VZA and US 97-7. Baseball on AM 1300 WFRX and 105.1 VZA.

For a full list of stations along the Saluki Sports Network, click here.

Letters of Thanksgiving


105.1 VZA, SIU Credit Union, Dr. Toni Marie Young, TJ’s Fine Jewelry and Pepsi Mid-America are asking area schoolkids to write down why they’re thankful for their families this Thanksgiving, and read some of those letters on the air. We’ll accept Letters of Thanksgiving through November 21st. The best letter-writers in each of 2 age groups will win prizes for themselves and their families from our sponsors.

Teachers, for info on how your class can take part, call us at 997-8123 and ask for our promotions director.

Withers Broadcasting and SIU Credit Union’s Letters of Thanksgiving is sponsored this year by:









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