-John loves saving money with daily deals from Groupon. Today, they're offering 5 rentals from the Blockbuster Express Kiosks for $.40 each. Get the deal
-John and Cleve invite you to join them from 10 AM to Noon tomorrow at the CareFair for Women in Augusta.
-Coming up Monday: You could win the music from our Back to School Bashes. It's a stack of three CD's from Royal Tailor, Caleb and Samestate. Listen to win with the Monday Morning Mindbender at 6:10 and the Cheapie of the Week at 7:40.
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-Dan Uggla has gone being booed to being celebrated with a great hitting streak for the Atlanta Braves. Early in the season, he wasn't performing too well, but now he's on a roll. It's a great lesson in perseverance. Read more
-Coming up Friday: Cleve thinks he's discovered the mystery sound that awaits him outside when he leaves his house each morning. He'll share his theory at 6:10 AM. Our movie guy, Bob Waliszewski from Focus on the Family, joins us at 7:10 to talk about the weekend's new movies. In the 8:00 AM hour, listeners like you join us for a unique experience called Backstage Pass Friday.
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-John got a call from a telemarketer last night who was trying to sell him a short getaway to Orlando. When John told her that he could actually get a better deal than what she was offering, she started to sweeten the pot with lower prices and extras. He declined the offer because it involved a timeshare presentation, but found a new way to handle telemarketers...haggle with them!
-Navy SEAL Officer Aaron Vaughn died in the helicopter crash over the weekend in Afghanistan, but he leaves behind a legacy of faith for his family. Read more
Rush of Fools stopped by to visit this morning to share their new song "Grace Found Me" from the upcoming We Once Were CD. These guys are from John's hometown of Birmingham, Alabama. While they may share the same hometown, their football loyalties are different. John is an Alabama fan, and Kevin and Wes are Auburn fans. So, John had a special surprise for them this morning. Click the links to see pictures: Picture 1 Picture 2
-Coming up Thursday: Cleve thinks he's discovered the mystery sound that awaits him outside when he leaves his house each morning. He'll share his theory at 6:10 AM. Lindsay from The Augusta Chronicle and Kathy from Doctors Hospital join us at 7:10 and 8:40 AM with the scoop on this Saturday's CareFair for Women.
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1 box chocolate(any variety) cake mix
1/3 c. vegetbale oil
Mix all together, roll into 1" balls, then roll in sugar, bake 8-10 min. at 350 on sprayed cookie sheet. Optional - could push a kiss on top before baking.
Submitted by Margie Johnson of Windsor. If you have a quick and easy recipe to share, please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org and include a daytime phone number. You'll get a thank-you gift if we use your recipe.
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Royal Tailor, joined us this morning to talk about his band's heart for youth ministry as they headline next week's Back to School Bashes. Listen to the conversation: Part 1 Part 2
-Superwoman, or Krystal Mueller as most people know her, was inducted into Cleve's Coffee Club this morning. Listen to why she's so super.
-Walmart sells everything anyway, so add one more to the list: online movie rentals. Read more
-Coming up Wednesday: Margie Johnson of Windsor shares her quick and easy recipe for Chocolate Crinkle Cookies in Simple Cooking with John and Cleve at 8:10 AM. Also, Kevin and Wes from Rush of Fools join us live in studio between 8:30 and 9:00 AM.
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Q: This cereal's mascot holds the record for most consecutive years on commercial television. It first hit the air in 1959, and you still see it on their commercials today. Who is it?
A: The Trix Rabbit
-The death of 30 American soldiers in Afghanistan over the weekend reminds of the incredible sacrifice that our military personnel make on our behalf. Read more
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-David McNeal of North Augusta correctly guessed that the Cheapie of the Week is Rice Krispies Treats (8 count box). There was a $1 off 2 manufacturer's coupon you can use from Sunday's newspaper, along with a printable $1 off 2 store coupon. Those coupons will get you two boxes for a total of $1.98 plus tax.
-Coming up Tuesday: We'll talk about your first day of school stories at 6:10 AM.You'll meet Superwoman when we induct her into Cleve's Coffee Club at 6:50. Tauren from Royal Tailor will join us at 7:10 to talk about the Back to School Bashes next week.
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