The Peach 99.3

The Peach 99.3 The Peach, playing the 70’s 80’s and whatever else we want. The best music of the 70's and 80's played all the time.

Available on the radio at 99.3 FM online at ThePeach993.com and on iPhone or Android Devices with the Retro Radio App

04/10/2024

All are welcome at this Chili Cook Off Event! Proceed support the West Ouachita Wellness Park.

04/09/2024

Couples Court: Paul and Ali are getting ready to host a first birthday party for their daughter at their home. It is being catered by a local restaurant. Paul's mother thinks it's terrible that they aren't making all the food themselves. She is Greek and thinks that they should be cooking for their guests. Ali reminds Paul that it's not "her" guests, it's theirs and she does not want her mother-in-law cooking in her kitchen on the day of her daughter's party. Paul says he can't ban his mom from his house if she wants to come over and cook! What do you think?
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04/08/2024

All about the solar eclipse today! People are celebrating by doing lots of different things including getting married, divorced… and even planning their first kiss! Where was your first kiss? What happened?! Check out the podcast.

04/05/2024

Couples Court: Beth and her husband Steve are both in the medical field. Beth is a psychologist and would like to take two months off this summer to spend it with their children. Her husband is very much against it. He thinks that taking that much time off puts her practice in jeopardy, isn’t fair to her patients, and could signify a loss of income for their family. Beth disagrees and says that she preaches about burn out and she needs to give herself the self-care. She doesn’t think she’ll lose patients and thinks it’ll all be okay. What do you think?
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04/04/2024
The Grambling State University Visual & Performing Arts will be having our Spring 2024 Play Production "Little Shop of H...
04/01/2024

The Grambling State University Visual & Performing Arts will be having our Spring 2024 Play Production "Little Shop of Horrors" by Frank Oz on Monday, April 8th thru April 11th!

🆓 for GSU Students with Valid Student ID 🪪

If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Henderson at 318.274.2201.

Don’t miss the “Pack the Park - Battle of the Bands”. Saturday April 20th from 10a-4p in Ruston’s Railroad Park. Present...
03/29/2024

Don’t miss the “Pack the Park - Battle of the Bands”.

Saturday April 20th from 10a-4p in Ruston’s Railroad Park. Presented by Ruston Youth Advocacy through the Arts.

Bands 🥁 will battle it out on the Railroad Park stage. There will be Pack the Park t-shirts, jambalaya lunch plates plus burger & nugget plates from the RHS Band Grillmasters.

For details click:
https://rustonband.com/Pack-the-Park-2024/

03/28/2024

Couples Court: Monica and Jonathan’s teenage daughter's birthday (turning 14) is this weekend, and she has one request, tickets to see Olivia Rodrigo. Tickets are selling on the resale market for over $600 each for not great seats. Mom says that they should just buy a pair, she can take one friend, she'll sit outside and wait. Dad says no way, that's a ridiculous amount of money and she's too young to go into a show by herself. What would you do?
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03/28/2024

Anna was shocked when she went an entire day without coffee, it must be over a decade since she had done that. Sadly, she couldn’t quit cold turkey and returned to her usual three cups a day yesterday.

03/27/2024

Couples Court: Can you force your teenager to shower and wear deodorant? Logan and Joe’s son stinks, he's in middle school and Logan is constantly yelling at him about showering. Their son is an athlete and she says he makes her car, and their home, smell. Her son refuses to shower before school and won’t wear deodorant consistently. Dad says to leave him alone, he's 13! All boys are like this and she's giving him a complex. She argues a complex? Just shower before school and at night! She thinks it’s ridiculous that he isn’t helping her enforce this. What do you think?
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03/26/2024

Raven asked his mom to make him lasagna, and she said nope, I'll just buy it for you. Do you think you can still ask your parents to do things for you/make things for you once you become an adult?

🟡𝐀𝐋𝐋 𝐆𝐎𝐋𝐃 𝐄𝐕𝐄𝐑𝐘𝐓𝐇𝐈𝐍𝐆🟡Listen to Grambling Lady Tiger Basketball as they take on ULM tonight at 6:30 on our sister station...
03/25/2024

🟡𝐀𝐋𝐋 𝐆𝐎𝐋𝐃 𝐄𝐕𝐄𝐑𝐘𝐓𝐇𝐈𝐍𝐆🟡

Listen to Grambling Lady Tiger Basketball as they take on ULM tonight at 6:30 on our sister station SportsTalk977 and online at www.sportstalk977.com

The pregame begins at 6:15 with Santoria Black and Onaje Morris.

03/22/2024

Couples Court: Lilliana and her husband Axel have a son that is a senior in high school. He has not asked anyone to the prom and doesn’t know who to ask. Their next door neighbor (that they’ve been friends with for years), their daughter is also a senior with no one to go with to the prom. Mom would like to encourage her son to take the neighbor, even as friends, so that they can both go. Axel says she needs to mind her own business, he already said that he didn’t like her “like that” and wasn’t keen to the idea. She wants to push it and doesn’t see why he wouldn’t. Should she continue to push it?
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03/22/2024

Sign up to clean up litter during , happening from April 20-28!
This is our state's LARGEST litter cleanup event, organized by Keep Louisiana Beautiful and supported by the Office of Billy Nungesser Lt. Governor of Louisiana.
In 2023, 12,777 individuals volunteered a total of 61,493 hours at 547 events and removed 313 tons of litter from all 64 parishes!

Register your own cleanup event or sign up to volunteer at www.lovetheboot.org.
Every effort counts, and together, we will clean up Louisiana.🌳💙

    BIG TIME WIN for the Lady Tigers in the Women’s NIT!  |   |  🐯🏆
03/22/2024

BIG TIME WIN for the Lady Tigers in the Women’s NIT!

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03/21/2024

Grambling Tigers win in their first NCAA Tourney Game!

Tune in as GSU TIGERS take on MONTANA STATE BOBCATS here on The Peach 99.3 and www.thepeach993.com 🏀
03/20/2024

Tune in as GSU TIGERS take on MONTANA STATE BOBCATS here on The Peach 99.3 and www.thepeach993.com 🏀

03/19/2024

Former Ruston Mayor Dan Hollingsworth dies at 89
MARCH 19, 2024
Lincoln Parish Journal

Former Ruston Mayor Dan Hollingsworth (middle) passed away Monday at the age of 89.

By T. Scott Boatright
Former Ruston Mayor Dan Hollingsworth, who served four terms at the city’s helm from 1999-2015, died in his Ruston home on Monday at the age of 89.
Hollingsworth, who owned several radio stations at the time, first ran for mayor of Ruston in 1994 but lost to incumbent Mayor Hilda Taylor Perritt before defeating Perritt in the 1998 election and taking office on Jan. 1, 1999.
After being reelected three times, Hollingsworth did run in the 2014 election.
Hollingsworth was the brainchild behind “Ruston 21,” a plan he introduced in 2008, to address the city’s needs well into the 21st century. From Ruston 21 came plans for capital improvements, economic development, and zoning and land-use improvements.
That plan saw Ruston upgrade electrical and sewer systems,facilities and equipment for the Ruston Police Department, and begin work to restore and revitalize downtown Ruston, work that is still happening today.
Hollingsworth also oversaw completion of a $22 million service road and overpass project that included widening of the intersection of Georgia Avenue and U.S. Highway 167 from a two-lane roadway to three lanes at that intersection to help alleviate traffic congestion.
Born in Meridian, Mississippi, Hollingsworth was inducted into the Meridian Community College Hall of Fame in 2015.
Beginning a radio career in Mississippi, Hollingsworth was honored by Best Spot Series in 1965 by the Mississippi Broadcasters Association.
He moved to Ruston in 1968 and in 1969 bought KRUS radio and ended up also owning KNBB and KXKZ before selling the stations in 2001.
In 2013, Hollingsworth was honored with the Robert E. Russ Award, presented by the Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce to recognize individuals for outstanding contributions to the local business community or overall economic development of the area.
Hollingsworth is also remembered for strengthening the town and gown relationship between city government and Louisiana Tech University during his time in his office.

03/19/2024

Couples Court: Chris and Blythe have been married for 10 years. She has totaled three cars during this time and now he wants her to drive a used be**er car. He says that she has proven she is not responsible enough for a new car and has wrecked enough. She thinks it’s ridiculous, it was bad luck, and it’s not fair that he drives a brand-new Jeep and he wants to put her in a car that’s ten years old. They both work, she should be able to get whatever she wants. He doesn’t even want her to put the kids in the car with her anymore!
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Celebrate “3-1-8 Week” with Free admission day to Lincoln Parish Park. It’s Saturday , March 23rd starting at 8am. Come ...
03/16/2024

Celebrate “3-1-8 Week” with Free admission day to Lincoln Parish Park. It’s Saturday , March 23rd starting at 8am. Come relax by the lake. Enjoy the trails, the kids playground, and get a sneak peek at the new mountain bike trail.

    𝗢𝗻𝗲 𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗽 𝗰𝗹𝗼𝘀𝗲𝗿. 𝗜𝘁’𝘀 𝗚𝗔𝗠𝗘𝗗𝗔𝗬‼️🆚: Bethune-Cookman📍: Birmingham, Ala. | Bartow Arena⌚️: 2 p.m.💻: www.thepeach993...
03/15/2024

𝗢𝗻𝗲 𝗺𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗽 𝗰𝗹𝗼𝘀𝗲𝗿. 𝗜𝘁’𝘀 𝗚𝗔𝗠𝗘𝗗𝗔𝗬‼️

🆚: Bethune-Cookman
📍: Birmingham, Ala. | Bartow Arena
⌚️: 2 p.m.
💻: www.thepeach993.com

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03/14/2024

At what age should you stop calling your parents "mommy and daddy"? Anna asks because someone suggested that she needed to tell their 13-year-old son that he was too old to do that now… and she wondered if that was a thing. Get the whole story, plus the surprising calls, in th...

03/14/2024

Couples Court: Susie and Mark’s 30-year-old son has moved back in with them after his divorce. He’s been living with them for a year and recently said that he plans to stay for another two to three years to be able to save up for a home. Susie has no problem with her son being home, and neither does Mark- except Mark thinks he should be paying rent or contributing to the household expenses. He pays alimony, has a good job, why should he be living in their house like he’s 15 again? Susie thinks you never ask your children for money, he's getting back on his feet! What do you think?
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𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗾𝘂𝗲𝘀𝘁 𝗯𝗲𝗴𝗶𝗻𝘀 𝘁𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 ➡️ 𝗥𝗼𝘂𝗻𝗱 𝟭🆚: No. 8 Alabama State📍: Birmingham, Ala. | Bartow Arena⌚️: 8:30 p.m.💻: www.thepeach9...
03/14/2024

𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗾𝘂𝗲𝘀𝘁 𝗯𝗲𝗴𝗶𝗻𝘀 𝘁𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 ➡️ 𝗥𝗼𝘂𝗻𝗱 𝟭

🆚: No. 8 Alabama State
📍: Birmingham, Ala. | Bartow Arena
⌚️: 8:30 p.m.
💻: www.thepeach993.com
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03/12/2024

2nd Annual Doggie Easter Egg Hunt & Lunch
🐶 WIN UP to $100 IN PRIZES
💰 Saturday, March 23rd 11 am - 1 pm 🍔🌭 🥤
FREE 🎟️ EGG PRIZES WITH LUNCH! 🐰🐣 🐩

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