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Texas Rangers baseball fans gathered for an iconic celebration in Arlington, Texas in honor of the Rangers winning the World Series Championship for the first time in franchise history. You know the Beat gang had to pull up and celebrate the right way with our listeners to capture the occasion; and let’s just say, it […] The post Texas Rangers World Series Championship Parade(Photos) appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

  This Saturday, Radio One Dallas will join our beloved Nickthang Jones at the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Awareness Walk. Help us uplift and celebrate her as she celebrates 3 years of being cancer free! Show up in your best pink outfit and be ready to party for a great cause. Tap here to […]

Saturday, October 14th chaos erupted on fair grounds after shots were fired and families ran for cover. Cameron Turner, age 22, was identified by Dallas police as the suspect. He is in custody on three counts of aggravated assault with a lethal weapon. https://www.instagram.com/p/CyZn_zOgrhH/ Sunday morning, the Texas State Fair issued a statement in which […] The post Breaking: Suspect Identified and Charged in State Fair of Texas Shooting That Injured 3 appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

Take a look at the 11th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament which kicked off an exciting weekend for Radio One Dallas! State Fair Classic weekend is always one we look forward to in raising money for IamGolfer foundation. This year we collected a total of $2,000 in donations! See the recap video below! Golf Tournament Winners: […]

The 11th Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament at Cedar Crest Golf Course in Oak Cliff,Texas kicked off an amazing weekend in celebration of one of the most anticipating times of the year, Grambling vs. Prairie View football game at Cotton Bowl Stadium. This year we did things a little different and began with a live broadcast […]

Just when we thought Jerry Jones had done it all, he’s outdone himself with the new AI technology at AT&T Stadium! The interactive experience features a hologram of the Cowboys owner and allows fans to ask questions about his life, the Boys, and whatever your imagination can come up with. According to Yahoo!  Sports, “The […] The post Ask Jerry Jones ANYTHING You Want With New AI Technology appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

The 2023 Tax-Free Weekend in Texas runs from Friday, August 11 through midnight on Sunday, August 1st. There is a three-day window where you can buy certain things without paying sales tax; if you haven’t finished back-to-school shopping yet, now is the time to do it. What you should know before getting out and participating […] The post DFW Tax-Free Weekend Guide 2023 appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

Texas Governor Greg Abbott and other North Texas law enforcement leaders reportedly met Wednesday as Abbott signed two bills addressing street racing in the Lone Star State, according to WFAA. Abbott was joined by Fort Worth Mayor Mattie Parker, Fort Worth Police Chief Neil Noakes, Tarrant County Sheriff Bill Weybourn and Texas Department of Public […] The post Street Racing Is Illegal, New Laws Take Effect September 1st appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.

Help us celebrate! Majic 94.5 was awarded the 2023 Lone Star Leader Award in Austin, Texas Thursday. Texas Association of Broadcasters presented KZMJ-FM with the award for outstanding service through the TAB Public Education Partnership Program. General Manager, Tami Honesty, accepted the award on behalf of everyone at Radio One Dallas. It is an incredible […]

Join 97.9 The Beat/Majic 94.5 as we prepare to send the kids back to school the right way! You know we are #1 in the the community, so we decided to compile a list back to school events & more. Check out the many resources and events coming up and meet us there! BACK TO […] The post DFW Back to School Tour! appeared first on 97.9 The Beat.