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KNEK Internship Opportunities

KNEK Internship Opportunities

*Now Accepting Applications For the Spring 2019 Semester* If your Interested in the world of radio or just curious about radio and want a more in depth grasp on it, Magic 104.7 KNEK is looking for New interns for the upcoming semester! We are looking for dedicated hard working individuals who are looking to learn…More

Magic Groove Cruise 2019!!!

Magic Groove Cruise 2019!!!

  Prices Starting at $366 per person!! You must book through Travel Machine in order to gain access to private performances. Call Travel Machine TODAY to get the best stateroom! (337) 981-7870 / info@travelmachine.net CRUISE DESCRIPTION    Get ready for fun and sun on board Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Seas! Join Magic 104.7 for…More

“The Community Hour” KNEK Magic 104.7

“The Community Hour” KNEK Magic 104.7

"The Community Hour" KNEK Magic 104.7Host- Kenneth Keep'em Talkin Boudreaux, Every Sunday at 11am, one hour live call in talk show.Featuring guest from various disciplines including butMore

KNEK Blogs

Budget Your Money

Budget Your Money

No one likes to be surprised that they have no money to pay their bills. Start to budget your money so that way you don’t become stuck in a bad situation. Begin to put money aside when you can, so that way when something unexpected comes up, you will be able to cover it WITHOUT…More

Men Don’t Listen

Men Don’t Listen

Most times when women are talking to men, they aren’t actually listening. They will be thinking about something else or be ‘multi-tasking’.  No man can actually be taking in everything that a woman is saying when they are doing something else. So next time a woman is speaking to you: sit back, stop what you…More

Keep Your Commitments

When you choose to make a commitment you do it for a good reason, whether it be to better yourself or to help someone else. If you chose to do it, stick to it. Don’t give up on what you promised, because that is how you fail yourself. By not sticking you your commitment you…More

Ignore Small Slights

Ignore Small Slights

It can become easy to get upset over things that happen in your life, especially if it comes from someone else. People tend to get angry with others over small slights. Many times people will choose to be angered with someone due to a small action that they did. These actions can easily be ignored…More

Don’t Let Sickness Stop You

Don’t Let Sickness Stop You

Everyone gets sick, it’s the ones who keep going that succeed. Yes, if you are contagious or seriously ill that is the time to stay home but just because you are not physically at work does not mean you cannot be there mentally. Think of ways that you can continue to excel while you are…More

Readers are Leaders

Readers are Leaders

For the year of 2019 I plan on reading 40 books. Reading opens your mind to new creative thoughts and ideas. It broadens your vocabulary and helps you to become more knowledgeable. The ones who read often lead. Join me, you too should try and read more! Maybe not 40 books, but start somewhere and…More

Preform a Random Act of Kindness

Preform a Random Act of Kindness

When was the last time you did something nice for a stranger? Pay it forward? Gave a random person a compliment? Life is too short, do a random act of kindness. When you show others in the world that even strangers can have a good heart it gives people a sense of comfort, comfort that…More

Write Down Your Goals

Write Down Your Goals

We are continuously moving and working to get things done, but being a hard worker can mean that your goals get put on the back-burner or you forget you even have goals at all. Write down your goals that way you can visualize and go through the motions of creating and realizing what your goals…More

Don’t Be Afraid

Don’t Be Afraid

People do not accomplish or participate in acts because something is holding them back and that something is almost always fear. Fear of losing, fear of rejection, fear of pain, and so much more. Fear helps us from doing things that could potentially be dangerous but it also keeps us from expanding and reaching out…More

Spoil Yourself

Spoil Yourself

With the busy lives that we tend to lead it becomes difficult to pay attention to ourselves. Most people also have others that they have to care for, causing them to put others before themselves. But if you do not stop and make time for yourself then you cannot be there to make others happy…More

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Country star Travis Tritt’s tour bus sideswiped in crash that killed 2

A tour bus carrying country musician Travis Tritt was sideswiped during a crash that left two people dead in South Carolina, he said. In a series of posts on social media, Tritt said the accident occurred Saturday morning in front of his tour bus on Veterans Highway in Myrtle Beach. The bus was sideswiped while…More

‘Game of Thrones’ finale: A poisoned chalice?

The world is set to look like a very different place for millions of people on Monday, May 20. No idea why? Then you’ve clearly not been part of the huge cultural phenomenon that has swept the globe since “Game of Thrones” (GOT) first took to our screens eight years ago. The first-ever episode drew…More

Comedian Sammy Shore, father of Pauly, dies at 92

Comedian Sammy Shore, father of fellow comedian Pauly Shore and co-founder of one of the most iconic venues in all of comedy, has died at the age of 92, according his son’s verified Twitter account. “Dad, you lived an amazing life and I’m so proud to say that you are my father. When you’re in…More

Arnold Schwarzenegger got kicked in the back while he was in South Africa

Arnold Schwarzenegger was attacked on Saturday during his visit to South Africa. The 71-year-old actor and former California governor was in the country for Arnold Classic Africa, a multi-sport event held in Johannesburg each May. A video shows Schwarzenegger on the sidelines filming a rope-skipping competition on a phone. As he turns back around to…More

Halle Berry knew this movie would be a flop while she was filming it

Halle Berry knew that her movie “The Rich Man’s Wife” would be a flop while she was filming it. The actress appeared on “The Late Late Show with James Corden” this week. She revealed her least favorite role during a game of “Spill Your Guts or Fill Your Guts,” where one opts to either answer…More

Trey Songz reveals he’s a father to a newborn son, Noah

Grammy-nominated singer Trey Songz had a sweet surprise for his fans this week. The Virginia native posted a picture of his napping son on his Instagram account — in a cute blue bear onesie, no less. “My son Noah,” said Songz, whose real name is Tremaine Neverson. “We are blessed and overjoyed.” The photo came…More

In 7 years, Grumpy Cat accomplished more than most people do in a lifetime

In seven years, Grumpy Cat achieved more celebrity than most of us could ever dream of. The cranky internet sensation’s million-dollar frown and deadpan humor captured our hearts, especially when we were feeling a little disgruntled with the world. The furry sensation’s family announced her death on Twitter on Friday. “We are unimaginably heartbroken to…More

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Jazzy Report: Mammograms To Start At age 40

Jazzy Report: Mammograms To Start At age 40

For years people have been suggesting that women begin getting mammograms at age 50. But new guidelines suggest all women begin them at age 40. At age 25 it is recommended that all women undergo a risk assessment.  Ladies, this is extremely important please make sure you’re getting your checkups! Most importantly, if something doesn’t…More

DL’s Top 10 Foods That Have More Sugar In Them Than A Donuts

DL’s Top 10 Foods That Have More Sugar In Them Than A Donuts

We all try to be healthy from time to time…but some of our “healthy foods” have more sugar in them than a Krispy Kreme donut! Next time you reach for that Yoplait blackberry harvest yogurt, Naked pomegranate blueberry juice, Campbell’s tomato soup, or a nature valley fruit and nut granola bar….just have a donut (or…More

Michelle Obama Will Headline ESSENCE Festival This Year

Michelle Obama Will Headline ESSENCE Festival This Year

Although her time in the White House is long over, Michelle Obama has no plans of slowing down anytime soon. After a life-changing year including record breaking sales of her memoir, Becoming and a nation-wide book tour that’s just as successful, our forever First Lady is slated to join one of the largest celebrations of…More

Kirk Franklin Debuts Music Video For New Song, “OK”

Kirk Franklin Debuts Music Video For New Song, “OK”

As he gears up to release his 13th album, Long Live Love, Kirk Franklin has unveiled a music video for one of its tracks titled, “OK.” The song follows the premiere of his “Love Theory” and “Just For Me” tracks also released ahead of the album.  In addition to the new body of music due…More

Kansas Is Keeping Foster Kids In Offices Again

Kansas Is Keeping Foster Kids In Offices Again

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Abused and neglected children are again sleeping overnight in the offices of Kansas foster care contractors because homes cannot be found for them quickly enough. According to the Department for Children and Families, more than 70 children have been kept overnight in the offices of the two nonprofit agencies providing foster…More

Chris Rock Teams Up With Lionsgate To Reboot The ‘Saw’ Franchise

Chris Rock Teams Up With Lionsgate To Reboot The ‘Saw’ Franchise

Lately some of our favorite shows and movies from back in the day have been making comebacks! The “Saw” franchise is next on the list of who’s making a comeback and this time around Chris Rock is teaming up with Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures for the next film. According to Deadline, Chris wrote a story…More

Ohio State Team Doctor Abused 177, Leaders Knew

Ohio State Team Doctor Abused 177, Leaders Knew

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — At least 177 men were sexually abused by an Ohio State team doctor who died years ago, the university said Friday as it released findings from a law firm that investigated the accusations, concluding that school leaders knew at the time. The claims about Richard Strauss span from 1979 to 1997…More

Tom Joyner Foundation Launches Exciting New Podcast-HBCUbiquity

Tom Joyner Foundation Launches Exciting New Podcast-HBCUbiquity

Looking for a new podcast to listen to? Well you’re in luck, The Tom Joyner Foundation announced the launch of HBCUbiquity, a new hour-long podcast featuring interviews, discussion and analysis about historically black colleges and university, hosted by Thomas Joyner, Jr., president and CEO of the Foundation. “The Foundation has actively hosted panels and discussions…More

3 Arrested In Death Of Pregnant Woman

3 Arrested In Death Of Pregnant Woman

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the slaying of a pregnant Chicago woman whose baby was cut from her womb (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Chicago Police say the woman who was strangled before her unborn son was cut from her womb had bought baby clothes from her alleged killer before the day she died.…More

Man Executed For Killing Wife Decades Ago In Memphis

Man Executed For Killing Wife Decades Ago In Memphis

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man convicted of killing his wife decades ago at a camping center he managed in Memphis prayed and sang hymns as he was put to death Thursday in Tennessee. Don Johnson, 68, was executed via lethal injection inside a maximum-security Nashville prison for the 1984 suffocation of his wife, Connie…More

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