Contact Us
Make My Homepage
History

History - Page 16

Elementary School Children (Mariana Silvia Eliano/Getty)
Elementary School Children (Mariana Silvia Eliano/Getty)
[

Pioneer Park Elementary Celebrates 55 Years

Where did you attend elementary school?

From kindergarten through sixth grade, I went to Pioneer Park Elementary. The school at 1407 Cosgriff Court celebrates it's 55 anniversary tomorrow, May 19.

Former students and staff of Pioneer Park are invited to an open house and lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m on Saturday.

Read More

Fossil London 2011 Matthew Lloyd/Getty)
Fossil London 2011 Matthew Lloyd/Getty)
[

Rock Show at American Legion Post 6 This Weekend!

Do you wanna rock?

You'll find lots more than just rocks this weekend at the American Legion Post 6 at 2001 East Lincolnway.

It's the Cheyenne Mineral, Fossil, Gem and Rock Show from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, and Sunday, May 20 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission is $3 and 12 and under get in free.

Read More

Brendan Smialowski, Getty Images/Joe Raedle, Getty Images/dzbng, Flickr
Brendan Smialowski, Getty Images/Joe Raedle, Getty Images/dzbng, Flickr
[

10 Surprisingly Fun Facts About Mexico for Cinco de Mayo

They’re our neighbor to the south. We share the second largest border between two countries. We enjoy their food and celebrate their culture every year on May 5. But, what do we really know about the officially named United Mexican States?

Read More

Trolley in front of State Capitol (Courtesy Visit Cheyenne)
Trolley in front of State Capitol (Courtesy Visit Cheyenne)
[

Cheyenne Trolley Tours Only Two Dollars This Weekend

Have you ever ridden on the Cheyenne Street Railway Trolley?

The red and green Trolleys aren't just for tourists, locals can still ride them and learn a bit more about our Capitol City.

To kick off the Summer season and to celebrate their 25 year, Cheyenne Street Railway Trolley Tours are only two dollars for Laramie County residents on Saturday, May 5 and Sunday, May 6.

Read More

Category: Fun, History Tags: ,
hqdefault1
[

‘Discover The Dinosaurs’ at The Denver Merchandise Mart

http://youtu.be/jyX9YuX7oFY

Have you ever touched a dinosaur?

You can at 'Discover The Dinosaurs' this weekend at the Denver Merchandise Mart. The exhibit includes more than 60 dinosaur replicas that are moving museum quality dinosaurs.

This fun, learning event for the whole family runs through May 13th, Mother's Day.

Read More

Gary Gershoff/Kevork Djansezian/Handout, Getty Images
Gary Gershoff/Kevork Djansezian/Handout, Getty Images
[

5 Awesome Party Ideas for Cinco de Mayo

You don’t have to be of Mexican heritage to partake in Cinco de Mayo festivities, or even to throw your own bash. Here are five tips for planning the best Cinco de Mayo party this side of the border:

Read More

Kim Kardashian Knows How to Celebrate 'World Pretzel Day' (Florian Seefried/Getty)
Kim Kardashian Knows How to Celebrate 'World Pretzel Day' (Florian Seefried/Getty)
[

How Are You Celebrating ‘National Pretzel Day’? [GALLERY]

Are you doing anything to celebrate 'National Pretzel Day'?

Vendors of pretzels around the globe are offering special deals on this April 26th.

The pretzel has been called 'The World's Oldest Snack.' It was first introduced in 610 A.D. in France.

Read More

Category: Celebrity, Food, History, Photos Tags: ,
WyoTerritorialPrison
[

Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site to Open [VIDEO]

Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site opens to visitors on April 28 it will also be FREE on the 28th, with the Grand Opening celebration of the new "Science on the Range" exhibit. Summer hours will be 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., every day.

Read More

Marc Piscotty, Getty Images
Marc Piscotty, Getty Images
[

This Day in History for April 20 – Columbine Massacre and More

Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1861 – Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the US Army in order to command the forces of Virginia (More info)

1902 – Pierre and Marie Curie isolate radium (More info)

Read More

Civil War Re-Enactor at Emancipation Proclamation Unveiling (Chip Somodevilla/Getty)
Civil War Re-Enactor at Emancipation Proclamation Unveiling (Chip Somodevilla/Getty)
[

Emancipation Day in District of Columbia Pushes Tax Deadline to April 17

Wondering why the tax deadline is midnight on April 17?

April 16 is Emancipation Day in the District of Columbia so many offices are closed in the Nation's Capitol.

April 15 fell over the weekend and due to the holiday Monday, the Internal Revenue Service gives tax filers until midnight on Tuesday, April 17, to get their returns or an extension postmarked.

Read More

Category: History, News
Library of Congress
Library of Congress
[

This Day in History for April 15 – Titanic Sinks and More

Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1912 – After hitting an iceberg, the RMS Titanic sinks at 2:20 a.m., killing 1,517 people (More info)

1923 – Insulin becomes generally available for use by people with diabetes (More info)

Read More

Category: History, Music News, News, Sports
Hulton Archive/Oli Scarff, Getty Images/Paramount Pictures/Oli Scarff, Getty Images
Hulton Archive/Oli Scarff, Getty Images/Paramount Pictures/Oli Scarff, Getty Images
[

10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Titanic

The sinking of the infamous RMS Titanic in 1912 has gone down (no pun intended) as the most famous ocean liner disaster in history, thanks in part to popular culture’s take on the topic from the 1958 Roy Ward Baker film ‘A Night to Remember’ to James Cameron’s legendary blockbuster Titanic.’ And yet the legend surrounding this infamous boat (and the 1,500-plus people it took down with it) has surpassed some of the actual events that transpired in the icy North Atlantic Ocean.

Read More

Category: Events, History

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kingfm.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on 101.9 KING quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Register on 101.9 KING quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Rockstar Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.