31st Annual Greencastle Christmas Parade

(GREENCASTLE, PA — September 29, 2016)

Thursday, September 29, 2016:  The 31st Annual Greencastle Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, November 19th, 2016 and is sponsored by VerStandig Broadcasting radio stations 104.7 WAYZ, 101.5 Bob Rocks, 92.1 HITS FM, and ESPN 1380 AM.

The parade will begin at 9:21am at the Lillian S. Besore Memorial Library and will proceed down E. Baltimore Street, making a left at the square and onto S. Carlisle Street, ending at the American Legion Post.  Spectators will see marching bands, classic cars, dance groups, emergency services vehicles, and of course, Santa!

Information and registration forms are available online at wayz.com under the interact tab. Registration deadline is October 28, 2016.

For questions about the parade contact Stacey Haynes at 717-597-9200 or shaynes@verstandig.com.

104.7 WAYZ & 101.5 Bob Rocks Raise $7,950 for West Virginia Flood Fund

(HAGERSTOWN, MD — July 1, 2016)

VerStandig Broadcasting’s 101.5 Bob Rocks and 104.7 WAYZ held one-day fundraisers for those affected by the devastating floods in southern and central West Virginia. Each station held 12 hour broadcasts collecting monetary donations for United Way of Central West Virginia and relief items for Shepherd University to deliver to the affected areas. Collectively, the sister stations raised $7,950 and filled three trucks with donations.

Bob Rocks was live from Break Away II Sports Lounge while WAYZ set up at Antrim Way Honda in Greencastle, PA.

“We put this together in two days and our listeners made it happen. We can’t think the community enough for helping us help our neighbors,” said Promotions Director Stacey Haynes (aka Nasty Bob on the Bob Rocks Morning Show).

Several local businesses made donations to the cause including Hafers Gunsmithing, Greencastle Lube Center, Hagerstown TEA Party, and Shiley Acres. Antrim Way Honda made a promise to donate $500 for every car sold during the broadcast.

Shepherd University will continue to collect items at the Wellness Center until July 15. Donations can be made to the Emergency Flood Fund at www.unitedwaycwv.org.

About United Way of Central West Virginia

United Way of Central West Virginia established a Flood Emergency Fund to assist affected residents who suffered from loss during the recent flooding in Kanawha, Clay, Boone, Logan and Putnam Counties in West Virginia. Donations can also be made ON-LINE at www.unitedwaycwv.org by clicking on the Flood Emergency Fund box.

About VerStandig Broadcasting

VerStandig Broadcasting is home to the tri-state area’s top radio stations including 104.7 WAYZ, 101.5 Bob Rocks, NOW 92.1, and ESPN Radio 1380. For more information please visit, www.verstandig.com.

101.5 Bob Rocks and 104.7 WAYZ Plan Fundraiser for United Way of Central West Virginia

(HAGERSTOWN, MD — June 27, 2016)

VerStandig Broadcasting’s 101.5 Bob Rocks and 104.7 WAYZ will each be operating one-day fundraisers in an effort to raise funds for those affected by the catastrophic floods in central and southern West Virginia.  On Thursday, June 30th, both stations will participate in 12 hour live broadcasts from 6am to 6pm benefiting the Emergency Flood Fund created by United Way of Central West Virginia. The funds will help meet basic needs of food, shelter, and clothing that were lost in the recent disaster.

“These people are our neighbors, whether we have had the pleasure of meeting them or not. In times like these, neighbors lend a helping hand,” said 101.5’s Big Bob.

Donations can be made via cash, check, or credit. Anyone unable to visit the live broadcasts can donate online at www.unitedwaycwv.org. or stop by the VerStandig Broadcasting office at 10960 John Wayne Drive, Greencastle, PA.

101.5 Bob Rocks will be live from Break Away II located at 13726 Pennsylvania Avenue in Hagerstown, MD.

104.7 WAYZ will be live from The Café at Antrim Way Honda located at 200 S. Antrim Way in Greencastle, PA.

About United Way of Central West Virginia

United Way of Central West Virginia established a Flood Emergency Fund to assist affected residents who suffered from loss during the recent flooding in Kanawha, Clay, Boone, Logan and Putnam Counties in West Virginia. Donations can also be made ON-LINE at www.unitedwaycwv.org by clicking on the Flood Emergency Fund box.

About VerStandig Broadcasting

VerStandig Broadcasting is home to the tri-state area’s top radio stations including 104.7 WAYZ, 101.5 Bob Rocks, NOW 92.1, and ESPN Radio 1380. For more information please visit, www.verstandig.com.

101.5 Bob Rocks Raises Over $2,400 For Testicular Cancer Society

 

(HAGERSTOWN, MD — May 26, 2016)

VerStandig Broadcasting’s 101.5 Bob Rock’s presented a check for over $2,400 to Mike Craycraft of the Testicular Cancer Society. Money for the donation was raised through the “2016 Rock Your Balls” golf tournament held at The Greens at Hamilton Run on April 29. The event was held to create awareness during April for Testicular Cancer month.

“Thank you to 101.5 Bob Rocks, the participants, and sponsors for all the effort and the awareness they’ve brought to the cause with this event,” said Craycraft.

Participants were challenged to 18 holes with opportunities to take home several prizes including a car donated by Hagerstown Ford.  Other challenges included “Beat the Pro” with professional golfer Caroline Hutchison and a hole-in-one competition with Bob Rock’s Big Bob being the closest to accomplishing. The title sponsor was Hafer’s Gunsmithing and lunch was sponsored by Break Away II Sports Lounge. Other event sponsors included: Middletown Valley Bank, Line-X of Hagerstown, Maryland Lottery, Millennium Motors, Olde Line Tattoo, Lancaster County Career and Tech, Twiggs Cycle, Toys for Tots, Keeler Chiropractic, D’s Nuts, Stacey Nikirk with Le-vel Brand Promoter, and Hollie Hall with Mary Kay.

Click here to view additional photos from the event.

About VerStandig Broadcasting

VerStandig Broadcasting is home to the tri-state area’s top radio stations including 104.7 WAYZ, 101.5 Bob Rocks, NOW 92.1, and ESPN Radio 1380. For more information please visit, www.verstandig.com.

About Testicular Cancer Society

The Testicular Cancer Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization to raise awareness for the most common form of cancer in men age 15-35. We are dedicated to increasing awareness and education about the disease and providing support for fighters, survivors and caregivers. For more information, please visit www.testicularcancersociety.org.