Listener Thomas Draheim created this poster raising awareness for an upcoming ALS Run for his friend and St. Cloud neighbor Mike Smith. Find out how you can get involved here:
“Hometown Hero” Emily Cornelius On The 97.5 Breakfast Club!
17 year old Emily Cornelius made sure one Homeless Lakeland Veteran was able to board “The Flight To Honor” to Washington D.C. Listen to her story here:
“Hometown Hero” Principal Brian Andrews On The 97.5 Breakfast Club!
Congrats to Lawton Chiles Middle Academy Principal Brian Andrews for being named Florida’s “Innovative Principal Of The Year”! Listen to how he motivates his students to believe in themselves and how Polk County is keeping our students safe everyday.
“Hometown Hero” Jun Ling On The 97.5 Breakfast Club!
Hats off to Haines City High School student Jun Ling along with 10 other students and teachers for stepping up so French Teacher Mr. Hoffman can see in Color!
“Hometown Hero” Sam Swafford on The 97.5 Breakfast Club!
Check out the GREAT things Bartow Middle School teacher Sam Swafford is doing for our kids!
“Hometown Hero” Kelli Elliot on The 97.5 Breakfast Club!
Congrats to Kelli Elliot she just won Geico’s National Citizens Volunteer Of The Year Award! Check out all the great things she doing to make a difference here in Polk County!
“Hometown Hero” Carson Rudy on The 97.5 Breakfast Club!
12 Year Old Carson Rudy is “Up In The Air” raising funds for Hurricane Irma victims! Check out what he’s up to here:
“Hometown Hero” Britny Belskis on The 97.5 Breakfast Club!
Britny Belskis was recently able to see for the first time in her life thanks to eSight Glasses. Listen to how she has been inspired to make sure “All Can See” here:
“Britny Belskis” with Roger and Julie on 97.5!
“Hometown Hero” Sonja Scheffler Weinacker on The 97.5 Breakfast Club!
Polk County’s very own Sonja Scheffler Weinacker has just been inducted into The Wakeboarding Hall Of Fame! Listen to her story here:
Wakeboarding Hall Of Famer Sonja Scheffler Weinacker!
“Hometown Heroes” Haines City’s K9 Unit On The 97.5 Breakfast Club!
Haines City Canine Officers Dave Heptinstall and “Phoenix” with Officer David Smith and “Wesson” share the hard work and dedication these “partners” put in every day! Check out what they told us here: