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98.9 Liberty and the Ford Motor Company welcome the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series to Richmond International Raceway on September 6th ! Listen all this week for the Ford Motor sounder and be the 9th caller when you hear it to win tickets to the race! OR click here to register to win!


Listen all this week for the Prize Vault brought to you by Moe’s Southwest Grill for the Ford Motor Sounder! Hear it, be caller 9 and you win two tickets to the NASCAR Federated Auto Parts 400!


Play NASCAR Math with Kay Thomas while you work to win tickets to NASCAR!
The Nationwide Series and Sprint Cup Series return to Richmond Friday, September 5th and 98.9 Liberty is your ticket connection! All this week, we will be giving away tickets on-air to Friday's Virginia 529 College Savings 250 and Saturday's Federated Auto Parts 400!

Win Tickets to the Chesterfield County Fair AND Southside Speedway!

98.9 Liberty wants you to get out and enjoy these last summer nights before it’s too late! Listen all this week for your chance to win tickets to the Chesterfield County Fair coming to the campgrounds August 22nd – 30th AND tickets to see this Friday night’s race at Southside Speedway!

A photographer shows random people what they look like under ultraviolet light and now a lot more people are interested in using sunscreen!!!





Whats Happening Around the World
The Ant-Man now has some company: Judy Greer, John Slattery, and T.I. will all appear in Marvel's upcoming "Ant-Man," which started filming in San Francisco Monday.
Former 'Jersey Shore' star Ronnie Magro visits JWoww's baby Meilani.
To the wonderful array of characters and names in the "Harry Potter" universe -- Ron Weasley, Dolores Umbridge, Bellatrix Lestrange, Cornelius Fudge and He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named -- add yet another getting a shot at the spotlight: Celestina Warbeck.
The former Bond squared off against Fallon on "The Tonight Show."
Conan will be singing at a special live Simpon's event, so he asks singer Josh Groban for some performance tips.
Jessie J, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj will perform "Bang Bang" at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards.
"Orange Is the New Black," "True Detective" and "Cosmos" picked up Emmys as TV's awards season began at the Creative Arts Emmys Saturday night.
Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul's 'Breaking Bad' reunion for the Emmy Awards has us thinking about other ways to get these actors back together.
At this point are there any celebrities left who have not done the Ice Bucket Challenge?
Roxane Gay, author of "Bad Feminist," reacts to that "I like catcalling" article.
The 2014 Video Music Awards are approaching—fast—and if there's one thing we've learned from poring over photos from VMAs of years past: the red carpet sees a lot of skin. A lot of bare skin. In fact, if there's one thing we can pretty much guarantee at the VMAs, it's that at least a few... Read more »
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If you've never seen it, it's a sight to behold! "The Toughest Short Track In The South," Southside Speedway. Be sure to check out the upcoming race on Friday, August 22nd. It’s a great time for friends, family, and short-track racing!

Yankee Candle Company - August 23

Come join 98.9 Liberty and Kay Thomas at Yankee Candle Village at 2200 Richmond Road in Williamsburg on Saturday, August 23rd, from 10 AM to Noon for a special day just for you! That's right, it's Fan Appreciation Day at Yankee Candle Williamsburg and you're invited come enjoy a great day of events and deals celebrating you!