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Don’t brag about being a good person, money

The internet can be a great place for discourse, with a free exchange of ideas and giving one the ability to see things from different perspectives. It can also be the worst. Just the worst. Some online users sometimes forget their posts on Facebook/Twitter/TikTok/ect. are a lot more widely seen than they realize. Which leads [...]

By |2022-10-07T09:45:36-05:00October 7th, 2022|Fence Post|Comments Off on Don’t brag about being a good person, money

Hometown Hero Week 1: John Ranum

Our first Hometown Hero is John Ranum! From the nominating letter for John: John is retired Army. He had 5 deployments and 3 overseas assignments. He and his wife June are tireless volunteers in the community. John helps International students at Kansas State University adjust to life in Manhattan. John provides transportation, helps with obtaining [...]

By |2022-09-30T10:16:05-05:00September 30th, 2022|Fence Post|Comments Off on Hometown Hero Week 1: John Ranum

Americans have already stocked up on Halloween candy

We're still days away from October, and a month plus from Halloween, but that hasn't stopped stores from going all out on the Halloween candy, nor Americans from buying it. According to the National Confectioners Association, of which I learned the existence of 30 seconds prior to writing this article, one in five of us [...]

By |2022-09-27T09:14:31-05:00September 27th, 2022|Fence Post|Comments Off on Americans have already stocked up on Halloween candy

Artist Interview: Josh Turner

Josh Turner called into the Morning Buzz with Corey Wednesday morning ahead of his performance at McCain Auditorium Thursday! They got into all sorts of topics, including how Josh views the tendency of singing competitions to use his song, "Your Man." Tickets are on sale still at the McCain website or through the McCain box [...]

By |2022-09-21T09:32:47-05:00September 21st, 2022|Fence Post, On Demand|Comments Off on Artist Interview: Josh Turner

Brace yourself for a potential beer shortage

It's almost October, which means communities across the country will pretend to be German for a weeked (or more in some cases) to celebrate Oktoberfest. Unfortunately, the event could also hasten a looming beer shortage. We've had warnings since 2020 that we could see shortage of suds due to supply chain issues around carbon dioxide. [...]

By |2022-09-20T11:05:07-05:00September 20th, 2022|Fence Post|Comments Off on Brace yourself for a potential beer shortage

Happy National Pepperoni Pizza Day…here’s what NOT to put on one

We, as a people, put some weird stuff on our pizzas. Since today (Sept. 20) is National Pepperoni Pizza Day, naturally people were asked what DOESN'T belong on a pizza. The leading responses were: Fried Eggs Asparagus Zucchini Eggplant Anchovies Shrimp Corn If you have eggplant and zucchini on a pizza, it's not a pizza any [...]

By |2022-09-20T10:45:10-05:00September 20th, 2022|Fence Post|Comments Off on Happy National Pepperoni Pizza Day…here’s what NOT to put on one

40 Things To Do Before 40 include travelling, falling in love

We've all got a bucket list of those things we'd like to do before...well, you know. The internet recently came together to put together a bucket list of things you should do before 40 and the list is pretty encompassing. It includes falling in love, which was the overall top answer, getting fired, visiting other [...]

By |2022-09-14T09:15:17-05:00September 14th, 2022|Fence Post|Comments Off on 40 Things To Do Before 40 include travelling, falling in love

New Music Friday: Kenny Chesney and Old Dominion have “Beers With Friends”

It's Friday and you know what that means! NEW MUSIC FRIDAY!!! We've got a new track today from Kenny Chesney with Old Dominion, as well as HARDY and Lainey Wilson! Plus new album releases from Ingrid Andress, Pat Green, Bri Bagwell, A Thousand Horses and more! Check out our Spotify playlist below! [...]

By |2022-08-26T09:46:52-05:00August 26th, 2022|Fence Post|Comments Off on New Music Friday: Kenny Chesney and Old Dominion have “Beers With Friends”

Watching too much news is bad for you

Most of us already had come to this conclusion, so it's nice to be able to say "I told you so." Researchers at Texas Tech have found that Americans who obsessively follow the news are more prone to both physical and mental health issues. Again, no kidding. Looking at social media will tell us this. [...]

By |2022-08-26T09:27:21-05:00August 26th, 2022|Fence Post|Comments Off on Watching too much news is bad for you

Happy National Dog Day

It's National Dog Day! Celebrate by making your very good boy or girl a king or a queen! I mean, maybe slightly more than you already do. Some stats for National Dog Day courtesy of National Today: 71 percent of Americans have had a dog at some point in our lives. Americans are twice as [...]

By |2022-08-26T09:07:26-05:00August 26th, 2022|Fence Post|Comments Off on Happy National Dog Day
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