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Habitat for Humanity of Ellis County ReStore »

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity of Ellis County has a ReStore in Hays! The ReStore is located at the south end of The Mall with an outside entrance. Hours are 9 am to 2 pm on Saturdays. Donations of building materials, furniture and appliances are accepted during business hours. ReStore Pick ups and Deliveries: Deliveries will be […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 3/13/15 »

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Testy Coffee A diner was agitated that the waiter had brought him no spoon with his coffee. “This coffee,” he said loud enough for most of the other patrons to hear, “is going to be pretty hot to stir with my fingers.” The waiter reddened, made a hasty retreat to the kitchen and returned shortly […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: “Songs and Stories” by John Berry »

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – His music stands as a soundtrack of what was being played on Country Radio in the 1990s, and two decades later, John Berry is breathing new life into his heartfelt lyrics with the release of Songs and Stories, a program style book in which the veteran performer talks about the meaning of […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 3/12/15 »

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Found A Girl A boy says, “Daddy, Daddy, I want to get married!” The father says, “For that son, you have to have a boy and a girl.” The son says, “I’ve found a girl.” “Who?” “My grandmother.” “Let me get this straight,” the father says. “You want to marry my mother? You can’t do […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: Emmylou Harris Receives the Polar Music Prize »

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STOCKHOLM (AP) – Emmylou Harris is one of the winners of the Polar Music Prize. The award jury says Harris’ voice “follows the contours of the American landscape, from the highest peaks to the endless prairie.” Harris says she is “both surprised and honored at the news of this most prestigious award.” The prize comes […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: Popular Songwriter Wayne Kemp Dies »

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NASHVILLE (AP) – The man who wrote “One Piece At A Time” for Johnny Cash and “I’ll Leave This World Loving You” for Ricky Van Shelton has died. The Nashville Tennessean reports songwriter Wayne Kemp passed away Monday at a hospital in Lafayette, Tennessee, at the age of 73. A cause of death was not […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 3/11/15 »

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What Time Is It? A man had been driving all night and by morning was still far from his destination. He decided to stop at the next city he came to, and park somewhere quiet so he could get an hour or two of sleep. As luck would have it, the quiet place he chose […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: John Berry Releases A Book »

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NASHVILLE (AP) – A friend once asked John Berry his advice about marriage and the result was Berry’s first hit, “Standing on the Edge of Goodbye.” Berry tells the stories behind his songs in a new book, “Songs and Stories.” It also includes songs that aren’t technically his. Berry tells what the song “O Holy […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 3/10/15 »

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War Of The Worlds While a six-year-old daughter and her father were reviewing some old photographs, they came across a picture of him when he was a captain in the Army Reserves. “Daddy, were you in a war?” “Yes,” the man lied, just to see what her reaction would be. Wide-eyed, she gasped, “Against which […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 3/9/15 »

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Slice Of The Will A man went to his lawyer and said, “I would like to make a will but I don’t know exactly how to go about it.” The lawyer said, “No problem, leave it all to me.” Astonished, he replied, “well I knew you were going to take the biggest slice, but I’d […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: “ACM Presents: Superstar Duets” on CBS »

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ENCINO, Calif. (AP) – Dierks Bentley, Miranda Lambert and Florida Georgia Line are among the acts who will participate in a CBS concert special, “ACM Presents: Superstar Duets!” Others on the bill include Clint Black, Patty Loveless, Kenny Chesney, Darius Rucker, Dwight Yoakam, Ronnie Milsap, Eli Young Band, Alabama, Sam Hunt and Luke Bryan. The […]

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KZ Country Cheesy Joke of the Day 3/6/15 »

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Very Brave Men General McKenzie was in charge of the Navy, and he was visiting his colleague General Marshall, who was in charge of the Army. McKenzie arrives at the military camp and is greeted by Marshall. They both walk around the place, and McKensie asks: “So how are your men?” “Very well trained, Gen. […]

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KHAZ Country Music News: Shania Announces Final Tour »

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NEW YORK (AP) – Shania Twain is going to launch her first tour in 11 years, and it will be her last. Twain will begin her “Rock This Country” tour June 5 in Seattle. She tells “Good Morning America” it will be a farewell tour because while she enjoyed her two years performing in Las […]

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