Contact Us
Articles

Articles

willie nelson waylon jennings the outlaws
Rusty Russell / Diane Freed, Getty Images

Remember Which Country Album Was the First to Be Certified Platinum?

Platinum certification for one million albums sold didn't begin until 1976, so while other recordings may have soared past this sales mark, Wanted: The Outlaws became the first official platinum album in country music history that year.

Read More

Kurt Parsons, Townsquare Media
Kurt Parsons, Townsquare Media

Quincy Chamber Adds Three To Business Hall of Fame

The Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to helping local businesses grow and thrive. They're just as dedicated celebrating established businesses and business leaders who have helped the community grow and thrive...

Read More

2012-06-22-14.04.02

Did you know these famous people lived in Quincy?

What do John Anderson, Roy Brocksmith, James Earl Ray, and Jim Finigan have in common? They are all from Quincy, IL.

Read More

Category: Articles, Hannibal, Movies
Amtrak Station - Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

Ever Wonder Why Quincy Is Known as the “Gem City?”

There's the Quincy Gems, Gem City College, Gem City Pizza, did you ever wonder why and how Quincy became known as the "Gem City?" It's not what you think.

Read More

Category: Articles, Local News
20th Century Fox
20th Century Fox

Brutal New ‘Logan’ Trailer Brings the X-Men Into the Real World

The most jarring line in the new trailer for James Mangold’s increasingly buzzy Wolverine spinoff Logan comes when the gruff mutant informs his young charge, “This is the real world. People die.” He tells her this after seeing one of her vintage X-Men comic books, and informing her that the team’s actual exploits bear little resemblance to what’s on the page. It all sends a clear message: this is a film unlike the solo Wolverine pictures that came before it, distinctive both in its high stakes and self-awareness. It’s a sharply written moment, but the new clip doesn’t linger on it for too long before getting to the good stuff — in this instance, a young girl cutting off an adult man’s hands.

Read More

Category: Articles Tags:
2017 peoples choice awards nominees
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

2017 People’s Choice Awards Winners List

The winners at the 2017 People's Choice Awards on Wednesday night (Jan. 18) include some of the hottest names in country music today.

Read More

Category: Articles Tags:
St. Patrick's Day
Erik Cardona

Sign Up Now For the 2017 St. Patrick’s Parade in Quincy

It is time to sign up for the upcoming 31th Annual St. Patrick’s Parade to be held on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 11 a.m. The parade will start at 12th and Maine Streets and proceed to 5th and Maine Streets and is open to all businesses, organizations and individuals free of charge.

Read More

Category: Articles Tags:
coffee
ThinkStock

Where’s The Best Coffee in Quincy/Hannibal?

Milk

Bought Milk? See If you Qualify for a Milk Refund.

We all know the phrase Got Milk, well if you brought milk within the past 14 years you might be eligible for a refund.

Read More

Category: Articles, Food & Drink Tags:
Panera Bread
Ben Braun, Townsquare Media

Will Quincy’s Panera Offer A Delivery Service in 2017? Should it?

It's the question on everybody's minds. Well... it's A question on SOME people's minds. With the recently announced rollout of delivery to about 800 Panera Bread locations, is Quincy's on the list...

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://979kickfm.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KICK-FM Country Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KICK-FM Country Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.