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  • Win Tickets To The Nationwide Series Race At MIS

    Posted by Ken Delaney

    If seeing the NASCAR Nationwide Series Alliance Truck Parts 250 and post-race concert featuring Emerson Drive and Jacob Lyda weren’t enough to fill your plate on Saturday, June 18 at Michigan International Speedway, try adding Sprint Cup Series qualifying to the mix.
    That’s exactly what will take place at MIS on June 18 with qualifyin...g for both the NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series taking place that day, as well as the Nationwide Series Alliance Truck Parts 250 at 3:30 p.m., followed by the post-race concert. It will be one of the most exciting Saturday’s the Irish Hills track has ever offered for its race fans.

    If you want to win tickets, just send a message with you contact message on Facebook or email us at wtvbstudio@wtvbam.com. We'll draw six names to each win a pair of tickets Wednesday, June 15!


  • Summer of Fun Prize Winners

    Posted by Ken Delaney

    Congratulations to our first Summer of Fun prize winners "By Land Or By Sea". Jacque Osborne and Marisa Postula each win a one night stay with whirlpool at the Hampton Inn of Coldwater, plus dinner at Benedict's Steakhouse.  Susan White wins an all-day pontoon rental from Coldwater Lake Marina and a party tray from Tasty Twist of Coldwater.  Listen for details on our next Summer of Fun prize: The Great Grillin' Giveaway!

  • Some Musical School Spirit at Coldwater High

    Posted by Ken Delaney

    The combined Coldwater High School Concert and Symphonic Bands wrapped up their Spring Concert Sunday with a little audience participation on the school fight song "Loyalty".

    The band was lead by Drum Majors Jason Delaney and Jocelyn Sammons.

  • Birthday Club Wnner-Russ Hickey

    Posted by Ken Delaney

    Congratulations to Russ Hickey, this week's Birthday Club member who won a $25 gift card from Meijer!  Russ celebrated his birthday Wednesday, May 11.

  • Vote for Quincy Students in the Solar Car Contest

    Posted by Ken Delaney

    The University of Michigan has a contest to design and draw a solar car.  There were 6,000 entries and 2 Quincy Middle School, Nathan Nohr and Haley Siefken,   are among the top 12.  People are asked to vote for their favorite.  If one of the Quincy students wins, the university will bring a solar car to the school.  They are #4 and #6 on the website.

    There is only one vote per IP address.

  • Coldwater High National Honor Society Inductees

    Posted by Ken Delaney

    On Sunday, April 17 at 4:00 p.m., Coldwater High School's chapter of the National Honor Society inducted its new members for 2011.  A traditional candlelighting ceremony was conducted by chapter officers Abigail Yager, Jaycie Littley, Hayley Wuori, and Janessa Kahler.  Chapter adviser, Amy Nicholls, and Coldwater High School principal, Bill Milnes, shared brief comments, as well.  Honored guest, Dr. Tina Kerr, Superintendent of Coldwater Community Schools, as well as families and friends of the new members were in attendance. Those being inducted were chosen based upon their excellent scholarship, leadership, service and character.  A list of the newly inducted members as pictured are:

     Front Row (left to right): Amber Cekander, Abigail Donbrock, Jazzilyn Dubois, Darby Kahler, Abbey Sommerlott, Virginia Marso, Morgan Miller, Cameron Leist.

     Back Row (left to right): Hamida Askar, Mackenzie Bildner, Kristin Clary, Kaylee Evers, Kelsey Flynn, Brandon Henry, Paige Holicki, Alexis Klein, Austin Littley, Paul Monks, Nathan Rodgers, Abase Salem, Rebecca Schott, BreeAnn Spangler, Nicholas Waterbury, Skylar Watson

  • Jim Whelan to Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

    Posted by Ken Delaney

    My morning show partner, News Director Jim Whelan is partipating the Branch County Coalition Against Domestic Violence fundraiser "Walk A Mile In Her Shoes" this Saturday at the Eby-Klein Youth and Family Center in Coldwater.  He's just learning to walk in high heels.

    A closer look at his new choice of footwear.

    Whelan in Pumps

  • School Election Day on Tuesday, May 3

    Posted by Ken Delaney

    There will be a lot of school board races and millage questions decided on Tuesday, May 3. Click here to check out all the election information from the Branch County Clerk's Office.

    Click here for information on the Coldwater School District's Sinking Fund Renewal information.


  • Shades of Ireland Photos

    Posted by Ken Delaney

    Here are just a few of the many pictures we took during our Ireland trip March 29-April 7, 2011.  We flew into Dublin and toured the Republic of Ireland by bus.

    The famous Blarney Castle

    Killarney National Park

    Downtown Galway City, Ireland

    Holy Trinity Abbey Church, Adare, Ireland