2017 Rotary Radio Auction on Beaver County Radio

Today, Saturday April 22,2017 was the 31st Annual Rotary Radio Auction. Frank Sparks and Al Goehring were joined by Dr. Paul Caton on WBVP and WMBA as they emceed the auction throughout the day. Check out the pictures below of the Rotarians hard at work during the auction. WBVP/WMBA and the Rotary  Club would like to say thank you to everyone who participated in another successful auction.

Tull Family Theater, Huntington Business Spotlight.

Carolina  Beyers the Executive Director of the Tull Family Theater was a guest on Teleforum with Frank Sparks as part of this months Huntington Business Spotlight . Steve Carpenter, Senior Vice President, Retail Area Manager at Huntington Bank was also in studio.

The Tull Family Theater is a film-based arts organization created to strengthen cultural, educational and entertainment experiences in the region northwest of Pittsburgh. The theater is located at 418 Walnut St, Sewickley, PA 15143.

Special Edition of Saturday Sports Slam on Teleforum Friday April 21, 2017

Tomorrow Teleforum with Frank Sparks is going to be a busy place on Beaver County Radio . To start the show at 9:10 a.m. with Huntington Business Spotlight. This month the Spotlight will be on the Tull Family Theater and Carolina Pais-Barreto Beyers the Executive Director of the Theater will be our guest. Steve Carpenter, Senior Vice President, Retail Area Manager at Huntington Bank will also be in studio.

The Tull Family Theater is a film-based arts organization created to strengthen cultural, educational and entertainment experiences in the region northwest of Pittsburgh. The theater is located at 418 Walnut St, Sewickley, PA 15143.

At 10:10 Kevin Martin, Executive Director of Peace Action will be Frank’s guest via a telephone interview to talk about the Peace Not War Seminar this Saturday April 22, 2017 at CCBC starting at 1 p.m.

In the Eleven o’clock Hour There will be a special one hour presentation of the Saturday Sports Slam with Frank Sparks and Greg Benedetti.  The Show will be not be broadcast in it’s normal time slot on Saturday morning due to the Rotary Radio Auction being broadcast from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m..

The phone lines will be open at 724-843-1888 and 724-774-1888 throughout the morning. Tune in and call in.

Beaver County Radio Greets Job Seekers at CCBC

Many job seekers crowd around the Pennsylvania State Police recruiter at the CCBC Job Fair on April 19, 2017.

(Center Township, PA) Hundreds of prospective future employees visited the CBC golden dome to talk with dozens of employers on hand Wednesday Afternoon.  WBVP and WMBA  did a live broadcast at the event and talked with many potential recruits about careers in the radio industry.  Frank Sparks hosted the popular “Teleforum” talk show live on site from 10 until noon.

Come Try “Grandma Billie’s Chili” at Today’s 8th Annual Chili Cook Off!

Beaver County Radio will be serving up “Grandma Billie’s Chili” at the Rochester Chamber of Commerce’s 8th Annual Chili Cook Off.  The recipe is brought to us by our very own Frank Sparks’ mother in-law Carolyn Karas and family. Grandma Billie Hollein passed in 2001 and her recipe of over 75 years lives on.

Be sure to stop by the Brady’s Run Park Lodge in Brighton Township starting at 5:00 PM to sample some of the best chilis in the county.  After you try some of our “Grandma Billie’s Chili” you can vote for it as the Fan Favorite!  Along with all of the fabulous chilis, there will be fries, chicken wings, beer and other beverages being served.

So stop by the Rochester Chamber of Commerce’s 8th Annual Chili Cook Off today at the Brady’s Run Park Lodge starting at 5:00 Pm to get your hands on “Grandma Billie’s Chili”.

Life Beaver County on Teleforum

Mary Lou Harju and Serena Brandt joined Frank Sparks on Teleforum on Tuesday morning to talk about Life Beaver County and the great benefits Life offers and exactly how the program works. They talked about all aspects of the program and answered questions from the listeners.  If you would like more information on LIFE Beaver County  they are located at 131 Pleasant Drive
Aliquippa, PA 15001
Phone  (724) 378-5400

Check out their website

http://www.lutheranseniorlife.org/senior-living/locations/life-beaver-county

Live Broadcast from Tractor Expo Today

Join 1230 WBVP and 1460 WMBA  today April 15, 2017 from 10 AM to 12 noon.  Frank Sparks will be Broadcasting “The Lead Lap”   and Eric McKenna will be broadcasting “Your Personal Realitor”  from the The Bi-Annual Tractor and Farm Equipment Expo at the Big Knob Grange.  Frank and Eric will be conducting interviews through out the morning.

The Expo is from 10 AM to 2 PM today.  There will be a wide variety of Tractors on display and free refreshments.  Stop out and spin the Beaver County Radio Personality Prize and maybe you can be a winner.

Terry Mann and Michael Dengel on Teleforum on April 11, 2017

Terry Mann and Michael Dengel on Teleforum on April 11, 2017. Terry is the Director of Luthern Senior Services and Micahel is the Meals on Wheels Manager in Beaver County  for Luthern Senior Services. They discussed the Meals on Wheels program with host Frank Sparks and A.M. Beaver County host Matt Drzik joined in and was trying some of the meals that Michael had brought in for sampling.  Matt told the listeners how tasty the Beef Stew meal is. Check out the pictures of the tasty meals. For volunteering or to participate in the Meals on Wheels program give them a call at 724-774-0292.

Wayne Harley talked Rural Road Safety on Teleforum

Wayne Harley from the Beaver Lawrence Farm Bureau joined Frank Sparks on Teleforum to talk about Rural Road Safety on Tuesday April 11, 2017. The discussion was about driving safely on rural roads and sharing the roads with farmers who must travel on those roads to go from crop to crop. Wayne and Frank Also talked about the upcoming tractor expo at the Big Knob Grange this Saturday April 15, 2018 from 10 am to 2 pm. Wayne displays a sign that is being used in yards of rural neighborhoods to warn drivers of Farm vehicles.