Archive for September, 2021

Rules – Last Blast Before Summers Past

Posted on: September 20th, 2021 by brent

September 19, 2021

‘CAT COUNTRY 98.7 LAST BLAST Listen to Win Contest

CONTEST RULES AND REGULATIONS

The specific rules for this Contest written below are in addition to “Cat Country 98.7 General Contest Rules” dated 02-11-21. If there is a conflict in language, these specific rules will govern.

Contest Name: LAST BLAST Contest (the ‘Contest’)

Station(s):  CAT COUNTRY 98.7 – WYCT(FM), PENSACOLA (the “Stations(s)”)

Station Business Address:  7251 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida 32504

Station Business Telephone:  850-262-6000

 

  1. Description of Contest/Promotion.

 

  1. DATE OF CONTEST:09-18-21 through 10-01-21

 

  1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE ODDS OF WINNING. Void where prohibited.  Odds of winning depend upon the number of participants.

 

  1. HOW TO ENTER

 

Listen to Cat Country 98.7.

  1. HOW TO PLAY

Be the 9th Caller at 850-430-1987 when you hear the cue to call at approximately 9am, 11am, 1pm, and 3pm. 

  1. ELIGIBILITY

This is a local contest sponsored by Cat Country 98.7, and it has no connection to any other organization.  The Contest is open to all Cat Country listeners, 25 or older, who reside Escambia, FL, Escambia, AL, Mobile, AL, Santa Rosa, FL, Baldwin, FL, Okaloosa, FL. 

  1. Due to delays in the online streaming of the Station’s broadcast signal, listeners to the online stream may not be able to participate in or may be disadvantaged in participating in on-air contests. Entrants are encouraged to listen to the Station on-air. The Station is not responsible for online streaming delays.

Any prizes not awarded due to ineligibility of contestant are returned to the Station for reuse. 

  1. PRIZES
  • A stay at “Casa De Luna” on Penacola Beach, October 15 – 17, 2021. Maximum of 10 Persons can be on the property.
  • $100 Gift Card from Drift/Casino Beach Bar & Grille (Gift Card Can be used in either location)
  • 5 Locals Passes & $100 Restaurant Voucher from Laguna’s Beach Bar + Grille
  • 3 Kayak Rentals from Glow Paddle on Pensacola Beach
  • Other Prizes may be awarded

 

All prizes must be accepted as awarded and are non-transferable.  To claim prize, winner must come to the station during the hours of 8:00am to 6:00pm Monday through Friday, within 30 days after winning, and provide government-issued photo ID and that Station will copy for file. After identification procedure and forms are satisfactorily completed, winner may claim their prize. If prize is cash prize will be sent to winners mailing address no later than 30 days after prize is won. The station’s business office is at 7251 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida.

See “Cat Country 98.7 General Contest Rules” dated 2-11-21 for important additional prize information.

 

 

 

Kayleb Wagner Sets the High School Run Record – September 20, 2021

Posted on: September 20th, 2021 by brent

Don’t miss this Good News Story.  Kayleb Wagner from Baker High School.

Cat Country 98.7 · Kayleb Wagner is Today’s Good News… Set the High School Running Record

Rules – Big Lip Sync Battle 2021

Posted on: September 18th, 2021 by brent

September 19, 2021

CAT COUNTRY 98.7 BIG LIP SYNC BATTLE

CONTEST RULES AND REGULATIONS

The specific rules for this Contest written below are in addition to “Cat Country 98.7 General Contest Rules” dated 02/11/21 If there is a conflict in language, these specific rules will govern.

Contest Name: CAT COUNTRY 98.7 BIG LIP SYNC BATTLE (the ‘contest’)

Station(s):  CAT COUNTRY 98.7 – WYCT(FM), PENSACOLA (the “Stations(s)”)

Station Business Address:  7251 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida 32504

Station Business Telephone:  850-262-6000

 

  1. Description of Contest/Promotion.

 

  1. DATE OF CONTEST:09/20/21-10/21/21

 

  1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE ODDS OF WINNING. Void where prohibited.  Odds of winning depend upon the number of participants.

 

  1. HOW TO ENTER

 

Submit a short video of your Lip Sync Crew performing at CatCountry987.com.

 

  1. HOW TO PLAY
  • A Panel of station judges will select 8 Lip Sync Teams from online submissions to join 4 finalists from an “on site” event for the Cat Country 98.7 BIG Lip Sync Battle Finals. (if no onsite event can be held a total of 12 participants will be chosen from online).
  • Finals at the Pensacola Interstate Fair on Thursday October 21st.At The Lip-Sync Battle Finals, up to 12 finalists will compete and perform the same song or new song (your choice).
  • Performances should not exceed a 5 minute time limit.
  • Performance will be judged on both crowd participation and judges scoring.
  • Performance may not have repetitive foul language or lewd behavior. Doing so will disqualify you immediately.
  • All songs are to be approved during registration.
  • Performance may be a solo or group (up 10 members would be given fair tickets).
  • If more than two contestants want to do the same song for a performance, the first to submit their song choice gets to do that selection.
  • Each performance song selection in the Finals must be unique and provided to representatives no later than Monday Oct. 18.

 

  1. ELIGIBILITY

This is a local contest sponsored by Cat Country 98.7, and it has no connection to any other organization.  The Contest is open to all Cat Country listeners 18 or older who reside in the terrestrial reach of the WYCT signal.  Performers at the Lip Sync Battle must be 12 or older. Prizes must be signed for by a team member who 18 or older.

Employees of Cat Country 98.7 (or other radio stations), The Shrimp Basket, EW Bullock, the Pensacola Interstate Fair are not eligible to WIN.

Any prizes not awarded due to ineligibility of contestant are returned to the Station for reuse. 

 

  1. PRIZES

Grand Prize winners at the Pensacola Interstate Fair: 1st place individual or group is $1000 (total), $400 for 2nd, and $100 for 3rdPlace.

Other prizes may be awarded.

 

All prizes must be accepted as awarded and are non-transferable.  To claim prize, winner must come to the station during the hours of 8:00am to 6:00pm, Monday through Friday, within 30 days after winning, and provide government-issued photo ID and that Station will copy for file. After identification procedure and forms are satisfactorily completed, winner may claim their prize. If prize is cash prize will be sent to winners mailing address no later than 30 days after prize is won. The station’s business office is at 7251 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida.

 

See “Cat Country 98.7 General Contest Rules” dated 02/11/21 for important additional prize information.

 

 

 

Rules – Chris Lane Fill Them Boots Fly Away

Posted on: September 17th, 2021 by brent

September 14, 2021

‘CAT COUNTRY 98.7 CMA DREAM TRIP FLYAWAY

CONTEST RULES AND REGULATIONS

 

The specific Rules for this Contest written below are in addition to “Cat Country 98.7 General Contest Rules” dated 02/11/21.  If there is a conflict in language, these specific Rules will govern.

 

Contest Name: Chris Lane FLYAWAY Contest (the ‘Contest’)

Station(s):  CAT COUNTRY 98.7 – WYCT(FM), PENSACOLA (the “Stations(s)”)

Station Business Address:  7251 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida 32504

Station Business Telephone:  850-262-6000

 

  1. Description of Contest/Promotion.

 

  1. DATE OF CONTEST: September 19-September 24

 

  1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE ODDS OF WINNING. Void where prohibited.  Odds of winning depend upon the number of Participants.

 

  1. HOW TO ENTER

 

Listen to Cat Country 98.7 Weekday mornings between 6am-9am.

 

  1. HOW TO PLAY

 

Listen for the “Fill Them Boots” Cue to Call and be the 9th Caller to Qualify at 850-430-1987.

 

  1. ELIGIBILITY

This is a local contest sponsored by Cat Country 98.7, and it has no connection to any other organization.  The Contest is open to all Cat Country listeners, 21 years or older who currently reside in: Escambia, FL, Escambia, AL, Santa Rosa, FL, Baldwin, AL, Okaloosa, FL. 

 

  1. Due to delays in the online streaming of the Station’s broadcast signal, listeners to the online stream may not be able to participate in or may be disadvantaged in participating in on-air contests. Entrants are encouraged to listen to the Station on-air. The Station is not responsible for online streaming delays.
  2. At least one (1) trip participant must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older at the time of the trip. Minimum age for 2nd participant is thirteen (13) years of age. NO EXCEPTIONS.
  3. A parent or legal guardian must accompany any trip participant under eighteen (18) years of age.
  4. Winner and guest agree to fully comply with all applicable government mandates and any Sponsor, Prize Provider and venue policies so as to protect against the spread of COVID-19/Coronavirus. Such mandates/policies may include mask-wearing, social distancing, completion of a health questionnaire as well as conditioning venue admission/Concert attendance upon a negative COVID-19/Coronavirus test and/or provision of adequate and satisfactory proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19/Coronavirus. If winner or guest refuses to comply with such mandates/policies or if winner/guest cannot satisfy applicable conditions, he/she will be denied admission to venue and Concert, with Sponsor and venue not having any liability under any legal theory to winner and/or guest (as applicable). 

 

  1. Acknowledgement of Risk: I acknowledge that participation in the sweepstakes, acceptance of the prize, and travel associated therewith has inherent risks, hazards, and dangers which include, without limitation, exposure to and infection with or from COVID-19. ON BEHALF OF MYSELF, I HEREBY ASSUME AND ACCEPT ALL OF SUCH RISKS. 

 

  1. No parent or legal guardian may leave anyone under eighteen (18) years of age alone (or in the care of anyone else) at any time, event, venue or in the hotel.

 

Employees of the Station and its contractors and the Contest’s participating sponsors and their advertising agencies, employees of or contractors to other radio, cable, or television stations, former employees (until 30 days after last date of compensation), and members of the immediate family of any such persons are NOT eligible to participate and win. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents, stepparents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren, whether as in-laws, or by current or past marriages, re-marriage(s), adoption, co-habitation or other family extension, and any other persons residing at the same household whether or not related.

 

 

Any Prizes not awarded due to ineligibility of Participant are returned to the Station for reuse. 

 

 

  1. PRIZE

 

One (1) Grand Prize includes: (ARV: $1,500)

  • Round-trip flight for two (2)
  • Double occupancy hotel accommodations for two (2) nights at Margaritaville Hotel Nashville (10/13-10/15)
  • Two (2) passes to see Chris Lane perform at a private performance for winner and their guest at Margaritaville on 10/14
  • $200 gift card to cover winner’s ground transportation in and around Nashville
  • $150 in Pensacola Boot Store Gift Card.

Qualifiers will receive a $50 Pensacola Boot Store Gift Card.

 

All Prizes must be accepted as awarded and are non-transferable.  To claim Prize, winner must come to the Station offices during the hours of 9:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday, within 30 days after being the prospective winner, and provide government-issued photo ID that Station will copy for file. After identification procedure and forms are satisfactorily completed, prospective winner may claim their Prize. Winner must complete an IRS W-4 Withholding Allowance Form; 25% will be withheld and paid to IRS on winner’s behalf and an IRS 1099 will be issued in January 2019. If Prize is cash, a check for the Prize will be sent to winners mailing address no later than 30 days after Prize is won. The Station’s business office is at 7251 Plantation Road, Pensacola, Florida  32504. 850-262-6000

 

See “Cat Country 98.7 General Contest Rules” dated 02/11/21 for important additional contest information.

CMA 2021 Nominations

Posted on: September 9th, 2021 by brent
CMA Award NomineesNominations are in for the 55th Annual CMA Awards to air Nov. 10 on WEAR.
 
Radio Station of the Year
Small Market
  • KCLR/Columbia, MO
  • KTTS/Springfield, MO
  • WBYT/South Bend, IN
  • WXBQ/Johnson City, TN
  • WXFL/Florence, AL
  • WYCT/Pensacola, FL
Entertainer
  • Eric Church 
  • Luke Combs  
  • Miranda Lambert   
  • Chris Stapleton 
  • Carrie Underwood  
Female
  • Gabby Barrett
  • Miranda Lambert   
  • Ashley McBryde  
  • Maren Morris  
  • Carly Pearce 
Male
  • Dierks Bentley
  • Eric Church   
  • Luke Combs  
  • Thomas Rhett  
  • Chris Stapleton
Group
  • Lady A 
  • Little Big Town  
  • Midland  
  • Old Dominion   
  • Zac Brown Band
Duo
  • Brooks & Dunn  
  • Brothers Osborne  
  • Dan + Shay   
  • Florida Georgia Line  
  • Maddie & Tae
Single
  • “Famous Friends,” Chris Young with Kane Brown; Producers: Corey Crowder, Chris Young; Mix Engineer: Sean Moffitt
  • “The Good Ones,” Gabby Barrett; Producers: Ross Copperman, Zach Kale; Mix Engineers: Chris Galland, Manny Marroquin
  • “Hell Of A View,” Eric Church; Producer: Jay Joyce; Mix Engineers: Jason Hall, Jay Joyce  
  • “One Night Standards,” Ashley McBryde; Producer: Jay Joyce; Mix Engineers: Jason Hall, Jay Joyce  
  • “Starting Over,” Chris Stapleton; Producers: Dave Cobb, Chris Stapleton; Mix Engineer: Vance Powell
Album
  • 29, Carly Pearce; Producers: Shane McAnally, Josh Osborne, Jimmy Robbins; Mix Engineer: Ryan Gore 
  • Dangerous: The Double Album, Morgan Wallen; Producers: Dave Cohen, Matt Dragstrem, Jacob Durrett, Charlie Handsome, Joey Moi; Mix Engineer: Joey Moi 
  • Heart, Eric Church; Producer: Jay Joyce; Mix Engineers: Jason Hall, Jay Joyce
  • Skeletons, Brothers Osborne; Producer: Jay Joyce; Mix Engineers: Jason Hall, Jay Joyce
  • Starting Over, Chris Stapleton; Producers: Dave Cobb, Chris Stapleton; Mix Engineer: Vance Powell
Song
  • “Forever After All,” Luke Combs, Drew Parker, Robert Williford 
  • “The Good Ones,” Songwriters: Gabby Barrett, Zach Kale, Emily Landis, Jim McCormick
  • “Hell Of A View,” Casey Beathard, Eric Church, Monty Criswell 
  • “One Night Standards,” Nicolette Hayford, Shane McAnally, Ashley McBryde
  • “Starting Over,” Mike Henderson, Chris Stapleton 
Event
  • “Buy Dirt,” Jordan Davis, Luke Bryan; Producer: Paul DiGiovanni 
  • “Chasing After You,” Ryan Hurd, Maren Morris; Producers: Aaron Eshuis, Teddy Reimer
  • “Drunk (And I Don’t Wanna Go Home),” Elle King, Miranda Lambert; Producer: Martin Johnson 
  • “Famous Friends,” Chris Young, Kane Brown; Producers: Corey Crowder, Chris Young
  • “Half Of My Hometown,” Kelsea Ballerini, Kenny Chesney; Producers: Kelsea Ballerini, Ross Copperman, Jimmy Robbins
Musician
  • Jenee Fleenor, Fiddle 
  • Paul Franklin, Steel Guitar 
  • Aaron Sterling, Drums 
  • Ilya Toshinskiy, Banjo 
  • Derek Wells, Guitar 
Video
  • “Chasing After You,” Ryan Hurd, Maren Morris; Director: TK McKamy 
  • “Famous Friends,” Chris Young, Kane Brown; Director: Peter Zavadil 
  • “Gone,” Dierks Bentley; Directors: Wes Edwards, Travis Nicholson, Ed Pryor, Running Bear, Sam Siske
  • “Half Of My Hometown,” Kelsea Ballerini, Kenny Chesney; Director: Patrick Tracy 
  • “Younger Me,” Brothers Osborne; Director: Reid Long 
New Artist
  • Jimmie Allen  
  • Ingrid Andress  
  • Gabby Barrett  
  • Mickey Guyton
  • Hardy