Contact Us
Heroes

Heroes

Country Night comes to Eden (Getty Images)
Country Night comes to Eden (Getty Images)
[

The Eden VFW Post 8265 Invites You To “Country Night”

Looking for a great way to spend your Saturday night?? Join me for a “Honky Tonk Saturday Night” in Eden this Saturday night!

Read More

Category: Clay & Dale, Events, Heroes Tags:
(THoog@Flickr)
(THoog@Flickr)
[

More Than One Local Connection To The USS The Sullivans

It’s a retired navy ship that’s part of the Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park downtown. It’s the USS The Sullivans – the only navy destroyer named in honor of more than one person. It was named in honor of five brothers from Waterloo, Iowa who served together on the USS Junea during World War Two.

Read More

Cory Will
Cory Will
[

Honoring Western New York’s Veterans — Read Their Stories [PICTURES]

Veterans Day is this weekend (November 11), and WYRK is honoring our listeners that have served our country. You can read their stories below.

If you know a veteran you'd like us to profile, you can send us some information about them.

Read More

Category: Heroes Tags: , ,
Tim McGraw Soldiers
The Tennessean
[

Tim McGraw Surprises Soldiers to Say Thanks During Nashville Luncheon

Tim McGraw surprised 30 soldiers and their families during a Veteran's Day appreciation luncheon at Outback Steakhouse in Brentwood, Tenn. on Thursday. The singer gave out handshakes, words of encouragement and thank yous to the men and women for their service.

Read More

Category: Heroes, Music Tags: , , , ,
(facebook)
(facebook)
[

John La Mond Salutes Our Veterans On Wide Open Country

 

Veterans Day is tomorrow so I thought it would be great to honor the men and women who have worn the uniform of the U.S. Military with a special edition of Wide Open Country. Today's show will feature many songs about our soldiers and our country. The

Read More

We want to meet our WNY Vets (Getty Images)
We want to meet our WNY Vets (Getty Images)
[

WYRK Wants to Honor Western New York’s Veterans

Veteran's Day is this weekend (November 11), and we thought the least we can do is show off some of our veterans that are fans of WYRK. If you, a family member or friend has served our country, we want to know about you and them!

Read More

Category: Heroes, Holidays Tags: ,
hqdefault2
[

Soldiers Sees His Dog After Coming Home From Afghanistan [VIDEO]

A couple of weeks ago, I was away for the weekend in Caneadea doing some bowhunting. When I got home and walked through the door, my dog Bailey went crazy! He actually started to whimper loudly, almost as if he were crying

Read More

Category: Heroes Tags: , , ,
Dog
Shaun Duling
[

Former Marine Raises Money to Bring Home Stray Dog He Befriended in Afghanistan

When former Marine Shaun Duling met Bolt, a stray Labrador-shepherd mix, the little fella was skittish and hungry. Duling was doing contract work in Afghanistan with a German military unit, and while the Germans had adopted Bolt's sister as their mascot, the less-outgoing Bolt was mostly ignored.

Read More

Category: Heroes Tags: , ,
(abc news)
(abc news)
[

Not Even Hurricane Sandy Affects Guard Duty at Tomb of Unknown Soldier

Regardless of the weather, heat, cold, rain, snow or even hurricane, members of the Army’s 3rd Infantry Regiment “The Old Guard” have guarded the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Washington for 24 hours a day, 365 days a year since April 6th, 1948. Not even Hurricane Sandy changes that, or any hurricane for that matter.

Read More

Debbie La Mond and Buffalo Jills
Debbie La Mond and Buffalo Jills
[

Debbie La Mond And Other Breast Cancer Survivors Honored At Yesterday’s Buffalo Bills Game [GALLERY]

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The National Football League and the Buffalo Bills are proud supporters of this cause.

Yesterday, my wife Debbie along with fifty other breast cancer survivors were honored in a special on-field ceremony at Ralph Wilson Stadium at the start of yesterday's Buffalo Bills game

Read More

American Flag
from flickr by brittanylynae
[

Western New York Heroes ‘Red, White & Blue Event Announced

Join Western New York Heroes and WYRK’s Clay Moden for a celebration of local military Veterans on Friday November 2nd.  It’s the annual Armory, ‘Red, White & Blues’ event to honor Western New York’s Veteran of the year, as chosen by the Buffalo News.

Read More

Category: Events, Heroes Tags: , , ,
Military surprise football game
YouTube
[

Military Dad Surprises Family In Front of 85,000 at College Football Game

When Tammy Faile and her two children were chosen as the military family of the game for South Carolina's match up Saturday against the University of Georgia, they probably expected some sort of message from their husband and father Sgt. First Class Scott Faile, who is stationed in South Korea.

And that's what they got at halftime, a video message on the University of South Carolina’s Williams-Brice stadium's Jumbotron.

Read More

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 with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wyrk.com using your Facebook account.

*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.

Register on Country 106.5 WYRK Radio 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 Country 106.5 WYRK Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!