Townsquare Media Evansville is Hiring: Media and Digital Sales Executive
If you would like to work in the fun, fast-paced world of radio, Townsquare Media Evansville is now taking applications for the Media and Digital Sales Executive position. The Media and Digital Sales Executive must be a creative thinker and team player ...
Evansville IceMen Player of the Week – Mark Cody [Sponsored]
Check out this week's Evansville IceMen Player of the Week, Mark Cody!
Preliminary Reports Suggest Libyan Leader Moammar Gadhafi is Dead [Video]
Preliminary reports coming in from CNN suggest Libyan Leader Moammar Gadhafi has been killed during a raid on the town of Sirte where he was believed to have been hiding. We'll pass on more news once it becomes available.
Steve Jobs Stepping Down as Apple CEO
Steve Jobs is stepping down as chief executive at Apple, the company said on Wednesday. Jobs will remain at the company as chairman, but he and his iconic black turtleneck will be replaced by former Chief Operating Officer Tim Cook.
East Coast Rocked by Earthquake, Pentagon Evacuated
An earthquake epicentered in Virginia occurred Tuesday afternoon, with people in Washington, DC, New York, Ohio, North Carolina, Massachusetts and Toronto reporting they felt the tremors, as well. Reports thus far indicate the quake registered a 5.9 on the Richter scale.
Introducing News Talk 1280’s New Weekly Newsletter
Here’s WGBF-AM′s new weekly newsletter. We’ll provide you with the most interesting videos and stories from the world of local, national and world news and life in the Tri-State. If you haven’t signed up for WGBF-AM’s newsletter and would like to, you can simply click here and enter your email address...
Integra Bank Closed by FDIC, Purchased by Old National Bank
Evansville, Indiana bank Integra Bank was closed by the FDIC today in a multi-state closing of three separate banks. According to the WSJ.com, Virginia Business Bank of Richmond, Va. and BankMeridian NA of Columbia, S.C. as well as Integra Bank were all closed today by the FDIC which brings the total of closed banks in 2011 up to 61...
Leading Doctor Recommends Obese Children Be Taken From Their Parents
A doctor has proposed putting severely obese children in temporary foster homes. Dr. David Ludwig, an obesity specialist at Harvard-affiliated Children's Hospital Boston, made this recommendation Wednesday in highly respected 'Journal of the American Medical Association.'
Netflix Customers Upset About Drastic Price Hikes
DVD-by-mail and digital streaming service Netflix has announced a new pricing structure, and its customers are doing the metaphorical version of booing and throwing popcorn at the screen. People who currently pay $10 for one DVD per month plus unlimited digital streaming will see rates jump to $16, while those who get two DVDs plus streaming will have a new rate of $20, up from $15. The price in
Widow of Fallen Texas Rangers Fan Thanks Team for Their Support and Compassion [VIDEO]
In her first public statement regarding the tragedy, Jenny Stone, the widow of the firefighter who fell to his death at a Texas Rangers game last week, thanked the Rangers organization, and said that Rangers star Josh Hamiliton remains her son's favorite player. Her husband, Shannon Stone, who was attending the game with their six-year old son Cooper, was trying to catch a ball tossed to him by H