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October 14, 1912 - Congressman Carl D. Perkins was born. Vernon Cooper shares a funny story about Perkins. Listen
October 14, 1921 - The Kentucky National Guard put on an exhibition at Big Bottom (East Main Street) in Hazard. Onlookers watched as four machine guns were fired.
October 15, 1928 - Elmer Whitaker was born. He owned Whitaker Bank and was part owner of WSGS.
October 15, 1951 - A basketball game was played at Memorial Gym in Hazard for the first time as the Indianapolis Olympians took on the Rochester Royals.
60 years ago today on October 15, 1959 - "The Fly," with Vincent Price, opened at Hazard's Grand Vue Drive-In.

WSGS Tribute to Warren Amburgey Video Classic WSGS Broadcast with Pearl Couch Listen Some Politicians went to the Bull Hole after the election. Listen Hugh X. Lewis on WSGS Video Remembering Keith Whitley Listen 2019 Civic Night Listen Gordon's Photo Center Closing in Hazard Listen WSGS Long Distant Listener in Indiana Video 1975 WSGS Broadcast with Bill Morton Video WSGS Newscast from 25 years ago Listen Bill Morton Fun Facts Bill Morton's Survival Story Listen Tribute to Bill Morton Listen Earl Thomas Conley talked to WSGS in 2008 Listen  Macho Man promo for his 1980 visit to Perry County Listen WSGS Snake prank was heard 39 years ago this week Video Hazard's Jim Rose in the Final Four Video Greasy Creek Basketball Joke Listen WSGS at the Sweet 16 - 30 years ago Video WSGS at the Sweet 16 - 40 years ago Listen  Rare 1960 WSGS Basketball broadcast discovered. Listen 1955 Sweet 16 Memories Listen Paul Harvey died 10 years ago Listen February 23rd 1964 Time Capsule with Ernest Sparkman Listen Dick Cooper Video Watch  Listener Mail Hi guys at WSGS - I was in Indianapolis  yesterday,  50  miles  from Indy and 60 miles north of  Louisville and I picked your  station  up on my car  radio.  Keep up the great work. God  Bless.  Danny Stinnet  I  love this  radio  station. Glad you're  online, now I can hear the best  music all the  way in Louisville. Thanks. Faron & Scott, I enjoy  your show. I try to listen  every morning.  I've been listening to  WSGS since 1988. WSGS is the best  radio  station in the  U.S.A. Heck, let's say  REAL  people stations like this,  and a far fewer of the  Corporation  Garbage types we have  plethora of ... Hello. I  am  very glad to see  WSGS has a live internet stream so I can listen to news and the music from the place where I grew up. I am really enjoying it.  Thanks. Bill in Ohio. I am so thankful to be able to  hear news down here in South Carolina from Hazard and  also to be able to see the pictures you present of our town. I appreciate the Flashback, i.e. Cash  Walker...I  remember watching Cas and his  humor was coarse but  good and sometimes I smiled even after the programs thinking back what he had said. Anyhow, I am blessed to  be able to listen to hometown news. WSGS rides the airways from KY to SC very clearly. Thanks so very much. Idalee Hansel, Spartanburg, SC WSGS, I absolutely love your show! You all are the last station I know of that plays true Country Music. If I lost your show I don't know what I would do. I have listened to WSGS for years on the way from my home in Lexington to Pineville. You all have created countless memories that I could share with my Grandfather with your all's station. One day I hope to visit Hazard and get to see where WSGS is. I also love the listen live streaming. Now when I go off to college in Florida I will be able to keep up with this great station. Thank you guys and keep up the amazing work! God bless! Nathaniel in Lexington, KY