Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Gator & StyckMan

Gator Styckman (Page) 04-17-15Gator and Styckman are back in the Upper Cumberland waking you up mornings on 106-9 Kicks Country. Start your day with the unique style of this duo that met in high school, and have been cracking on each other ever since.

Lots of fun. The most country. And the news and weather information you need to get your day started.

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Gator Bytes: Dad Tattoos Daughter’s Implant


Charlotte Campbell (6yrs old) got her first cochlear implant when she was just four. Now, she just had her second one put in. Her father, Alistair wanted to find a way to make her feel less self-conscious. So he shaved his head, and got his OWN cochlear implant..in tattoo form. He said he is going to let his hair grow ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Band Banned At Halftime


The Brandon High School Band in Mississippi did not perform at halftime during the season-opening game Friday night. The band had been working up the hymn “How Great Thou Art” during practice. The school district made the decision to ban the halftime show after learning the hymn was included in the performance. WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL Read More »

Gator Bytes: Macon County HS Band Needs Your Help


Mr Joey Wilburn, the Band Director of Macon County High School band is a dear friend of mine. He’s a former assistant director in DeKalb County and was given the opportunity to teach in his hometown. We sure miss him in DeKalb but I can tell you he will do whatever it takes to help his students become the best they can ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Bad Lip Reading Goes Debating


We love what they do with the NFL at the end of each season. Bad Lip reading has tackled a few other things too, including the political world, and they’ve headed back to it for the recent Republican Debate. Politicians saying something that matches their lips. It’s a first. Read More »

Gator Bytes: A Lesson In Not Quitting


I have told this story many times before, and I’m sure at some point I’ll tell it again… I AM A VERY PROUD BAND KID from DeKalb County. I literally have a High School Diploma BECAUSE of my high school band program. I wasn’t the best student in the world but I had a reason to go to school everyday.. ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: UT Fans Ask SEC To Move Kick Off For Wedding


When it came to trying to make the conversion this couple came up a little short. It seems the bride to be didn’t factor in her entire families’ and husband to be’s love for Big Orange. She set the date for the day of the Tennessee/Florida game and then hoped the SEC would help her out. Their answer was not ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: The Voice Of The Vols


We were able to get Bob Kesling to come in with us and talk football for a while.  Known as the voice of the Vols, Bob joined the Vol Network in 1999. He covers all of the Football AND Basketball games for Tennessee. He also has one of the most recognized voices in sports, and certainly in Tennessee. We talked ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Cougars Need Love Too


Attending the Zoo is a good thing, hopping the fence, not so much. Especially when it’s hopping the fence into the animals’ habitats. An Ohio man is now facing charges for doing that and the evidence is something he provided for the charges. Columbus Zoo officials in Ohio, are charging 35 year old Josh Newell for his attempt to “pet a ... Read More »

Gator Bytes: Lips Ain’t The Only Thing Sealed

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  Lots of puzzling looks as fans wonder what exactly caused the divorce of Blake and Miranda. The news of their split was almost as surprising to fans as the speed with which it happened. Having filed July 6th, the divorce was done and over by the 20th, the day it was made public. While they made the divorce known, ... Read More »