Tuesday July 7, 2015

Tuesday July 7, 2015 Today is National Father/Daughter Take A Walk Day and Strawberry Sundae Day - so Dad, take your little girl for a walk and share a big strawberry sundae, she will always remember it. BrightStar Radio Fun 101 would like to wish the following a Happy Birthday Jeffery Welch-Gastonia, Ricky Hagans-Gastonia, Jackie Stewart-Charlotte, Tammy Roberson-Charlotte, Steven Edwards-Belmont, Elisa Phillips-Belmont and Steve Mullinex-Gastonia Celebrity Birthday includes Beatles Drummer Ringo Starr Today in History: 1930: Construction begins on the Hoover Dam 1972: 1st group of women were sworn in to the FBI BrightStar Radio Fun 101 plays your favorite oldies from the 50's, 60's, and 70's and the BEST Carolina Beach Music - so tune us in and turn it up while at work or home. We are always on the air


Monday July 6, 2015

Monday July 6, 2015 Today is National Fried Chicken Day Please joining the BrightStar in wishing the following a Happy Birthday Wanda Franks-Mt. Holly and Archie Huffstetler also from Mt. Holly Celebrity Birthdays include: Janet Leigh from Psycho, Burt Ward aka Robin from Batman & Robin, Sylvester Stallone and the 43rd President George W. Bush Today in History: 1924: 1st photo sent experimentally sent across the Atlantic by radio 1928: 1st all-talking motion picture was shown in NY 1933: 1st All-Star Baseball Game - played in Chicago 1942: Anne Frank's family goes in to hiding 1947: Soviet Union start production of the AK-47 1957: Paul McCarty & John Lennon meet for the first time 1994: Tom Hanks as Forrest Gump hits the movie theaters.


Sunday July 5,2015

Sunday July 5, 2015 THANK YOU for all that came out yesterday to the fundraiser for America Diabetes all proceeds go to the association in memory of Howard Black. Happy Birthday to our local listeners; Dick Dubler-Mt. Holly, and Dale Parker of Gastonia Celebrity Birthday - Huey Lewis, singer Today in History: 1865-The Salvation Army was Founded 1946-the bikini was introduced


Saturday July 4, 2015


1776 - AMERICA DECLARES INDEPENDENCE - HAPPY 239th BIRTHDAY TODAY 10am - Noon join the team for a American Diabetes Association fundraiser in memory of Howard Black, there will be Music, Food, Prizes and Surprises. Happy Birthday to our local patrons, Eleni York-Gastonia; Ronnie Huffstetler-Mt. Holly, Lisa Brakett-Belmont; Lisa Thompson-Belmont and Ginger Richmond-Gastonia.


Friday July 3, 2015

July 3, 2015 Come enjoy the Best Oldies and Carolina Beach Music while enjoying great food at the BrightStar Grill - But if you can't make it Tune us in online, where the music never stops. REMINDER: Come join us for a America Diabetes Association fundraiser in memory of Howard Black. There will be Music, Food, and Prizes, 7/4 from 10:00-Noon Join BrightStar Radio in wishing Trevor Shuping of Gastonia a Happy Birthday Celebrity Birthdays include: Geraldo Rivera , Montel Williams Talk Show Hosts, Aaron Tippin - country music singer and Tom Cruise - actor Today in History: 1985: Back to the Future was release


Thursday July 2, 2015

Thursday July 2, 2015 FIREWORKS TONIGHT - DOWNTOWN MT. HOLLY REMINDER: Come join the BrightStar team for a fundraiser for the American Diabetes Association in memory of Howard Black. No local birthdays to report Celebrity Birthdays include: NASCAR 7 time champion Richard Petty and Sam Hornish Jr. who drives for Richard, WWE Superstar Brett "the hitman" Hart, and actress Lindsay Lohan. Today in History: 1937: Amelia Earhart disappears 1992: Chevrolet builds its 1 millionth Corvette 1997: Men In Black premiers


Wednesday July 1, 2015

Hey Mike what day is it???? Hump Day! This is a special week for American and The BrighStar Grill - Please plan to join us on Independence Day from 10 AM until noon as we have a special fundraiser for the American Diabetes Association in memory of the late Howard Black! We will have free burgers and hotdogs for everyone who joins us! With face painting for the kids, live music, baked goods for sale, and a raffle with awesome prizes, everyone can find something to enjoy while supporting a great cause! For more information, contact us at the restaurant! 704-827-0212 We hope to see you there! No local birthday's to report Celebrity Birthday's are Dan Aykroyd and Pam Anderson Today in History: 1979 the first Sony Walkman goes on sale 2005 The last Ford Thunderbird was produced

Wednesday July 1, 2015



Tuesday June 30, 2015

HAPPY BIRTHDAY FROM BRIGHTSTAR RADIO - Tina Russell of Mt. Holly Celebrity Birthdays include: Mike Tyson-Heavyweight Champion; Michael Phelps-Olympic swimmer and Cody (Rhodes) Runnels-WE wrestler Today in History - 1936 - Margaret Mitchell's novel "Gone With The Wind" was published 1938 - Superman appears for the first time in comic books 1953 - The first Chevrolet Corvette was built