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August 9th Is Officially…
National Hand Holding Day - Hold hands with somebody you care about today! If you've been married a long time (like I have), do you still hold hands with your spouse? Sweetie and I have been married for over 12 years now, and we still hold hands all the time!
August 8th Is Officially…
Sneak Some Zucchini Onto Your Neighbors Porch
Gad zukes! Pennsylvanian Tom Roy created this holiday to encourage sharing zucchini. "Due to the overzealous planting of zucchini, citizens are asked to drop off baskets of the squash on neighbors' doorsteps." Try it in the middle of the night a…
August 7th Is Officially…
National Night Out - The purpose of this night is to bring neighbors and community leaders together. The idea is that by meeting face-to-face the communities will be able to fight crime.Do you know your neighbors? Does your neighborhood have a "Neighborhood Watch"-type program…
August 5th Is Officially…
Work Like a Dog Day- Here at KIXS 108, we honor those who work like dogs today! And with the hot and humid "dog days of summer" upon us, we especially want to salute those who have to work outside in these miserable conditions! We work hard, and we know you do, too! So, thanks for …
August 3rd Is Officially…
Watermelon Day – How often do you eat watermelon? What are your favorite ways to eat watermelon? What watermelon flavored things do you enjoy eating? Candy? Drinks? Arkansas, California and Texas all claim to grow the "best" watermelon; where do you think the tastiest me…
August 2nd Is Officially…
Hug a DJ Day – No, really...it is! The holiday originally started at WJDF Radio in Orange, MA. We here at KIXS 108 work hard to keep you entertained, informed, and play always the most--and only the best--Country music! So, don't ya think we deserve a hug? (In the photo, Skeeter is gettin…
August 1st Is Officially…
Welcome to a brand-new month! We start off with the first day of August officially declared (by somebody!)...
Girlfriend's Day – Ladies! Celebrate your girlfriends today. Write and talk about how much your girlfriend's mean to you. Plan a small party with your friends, or have a "Girls Night Out…
July 30th Is Officially…
National Cheesecake Day
This adored dessert gets celebrated today around the world. Whether is New York style, Italian, or wherever around the world, Cheesecake is a delectable and delicious dessert. Where can you get the BEST cheesecake in town?
July 29th Is Officially…
National Lasagna Day
Time to celebrate that classic Italian dish. The multi-layered meal of pasta, sauce, cheese, and other fillings is surprisingly younger than you’d expect. Because tomatoes are a “New World Food”, pasta with tomatoes or sauce can only da…
July 25th Is Officially…
Culinarians Days
This is a day for basically anyone. As long as you cook, we can celebrate you. You don’t have to be a professional chef or go to culinary school. For the moms and dads who cook for their families. What is the hardest thing you’ve ever cooked? What is y…
July 19th Is Officially…
Flitch Day
A flitch is a side of bacon known as a slab. On this day, trials used to be held and any married couple that could prove that they had been faithful in the last year to each other would be awarded a flitch of bacon. Some say this is where the phrase “bringing home the bacon” comes from. Ho…
July 18th Is Officially…
National Caviar Day
Something smells fishy. Enjoy some fish eggs on caviar day. Whitefish and Salmon make cheaper caviar but sturgeon produces the most expensive. Did you know that the most expensive caviar is in Russia in the Caspian Sea? What is a food that you would never eat? What is the most exp…

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