Archive | August, 2014

Ben Parsons

Posted on 31 August 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—Funeral arrangements have been set for 52-year old Ben Parsons of Boone, Iowa.  He passed due to a massive heart attack while riding his motorcycle near Ames, Iowa last Thursday, August 28, 2014.  Parson was the morning show host and Sales Representative at KWBG Radio.  A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, September 4, […]

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Iowa Street Rod Association Show In Boone

Iowa Street Rod Association Show In Boone

Posted on 30 August 2014 by KWBG

BOONE, Iowa—The Iowa Street Rod Association has moved one of their car shows to Boone.  Vehicles are on display Saturday, August 30 in downtown Boone.  Many will participate in the Madrid Labor Day Car Show Sunday.  Others are expected back to Boone Thursday for the Pufferbilly Day’s™ Car Show.  Traffic is being re-routed around the […]

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Ogden 23, Panorama 13

Posted on 29 August 2014 by KWBG

In Ogden last night, a wet field was a factor as neither the Bulldogs nor Panorama scored in the first quarter, but both teams found pay dirt in the second period.  Ogden’s Austin Lentz went 4 yards to tie the game, 7 all, at the half.  Lentz had a 12-yard touchdown run in the third […]

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Madrid 28, Van Meter 13

Posted on 29 August 2014 by KWBG

Madrid started on the road at Van Meter Friday night, where the Tigers were shutout in the first quarter, but in the second period Jordan Kincart hit Cade Kirkpatrick with a 19-yard touchdown pass before the game was delayed twice by lightning.  In the third quarter, Madrid got a 34-yard t-d rumble from Michael Santi. […]

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Ballard 33, Boone 13

Posted on 29 August 2014 by KWBG

Boone began the season at Ballard Friday night and, because of an early start, the Toreadors tallied the first touchdown of 2014 in the state of Iowa with a 1-yard keeper from quarterback Tanner Schmenke. The Bombers responded with thirteen unanswered points in the first quarter before Boone’s Jaymen Tedrow tied the game in the […]

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ISU officials ask for patience, early arrival for Saturday

Posted on 29 August 2014 by KWBG

AMES, Iowa – With additional rain looming in the forecast, Iowa State officials are asking for fans’ patience and cooperation as it relates to parking and other issues for Saturday’s football game against North Dakota State at 11 a.m.   “We’ve received a lot of rain in the Ames area this week and with more […]

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Boone Varsity Football will kickoff at 6:30pm tonight vs Ballard

Posted on 29 August 2014 by KWBG

Due to impending rain, Boone/Ballard Varsity Football game will kickoff at 6:30pm tonight. The 9th grade game has been postponed to September 1st at 5pm in Boone, JV will follow that night.

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Ben Parsons  July 7, 1962 – August 28, 2014

Ben Parsons July 7, 1962 – August 28, 2014

Posted on 29 August 2014 by KWBG

Ben was a loved and valued member of the KWBG and NRG Media family for 11 years.  He’s been a presence in the community as our Morning Show host, ad sales, former Chamber of Commerce President, and Chamber Ambassador who was always willing to lend a hand. We will miss our friend.

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KWBG Tradio for August 29th

Posted on 29 August 2014 by KWBG

GARAGE SALE 1228 Aldridge Ave. Noon-6pm 427 South Linn. 4-7pm   FOR SALE 298-4239 Transfer Case 298-0046 Five-15″ tires 548-3893 6×9 Trailer   GIVE AWAY 432-1568 Stuffed Animals   WANT TO BUY 432-1568 Dehumidifier    

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KWBG Morning Show Host Killed in Motorcycle Accident

Posted on 29 August 2014 by KWBG

AMES, Iowa—Story County authorities have released details on a motorcycle crash Thursday evening that claimed the life of 52-year old Benjamin Parsons of Boone, Iowa.  Parsons was the morning show host and account representative at KWBG Radio in Boone, Iowa.  Parsons was active with the Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors and had served as Chamber President […]

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