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Texaco Country Showdown – International Food Fest – Lower Harbor – Marquette, Michigan – July 5, 2012 – WFXD 103.3 and Great Lakes Radio, Inc.

Marquette, Michigan – A warm, humid evening at Marquette’s Lower Harbor Park during the Exchange Club’s International Food Festival didn’t stop eight eager contestants from taking the stage to sing their hearts out for a chance to win $1000.00 locally and up to $100,000 if they moved on to the national competition.  Great Lakes Radio’s […]

Great Lakes Radio’s Texaco Country Showdown was at the Ishpeming Festival of Treasures This Afternoon What a blast!! We had some very talented contestants at Great Lakes Radio’s Texaco Country Showdown today, July 2nd. From groups to female soloists to the winner, A.J. Stone, a male soloist there was a lot of variety and talent! […]

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  stival of Treasures.  5 performers participated in  today’s showdown.  Concord Through Keys a band from Negaunee kicked off the showdown and did a very nice job.  Four solo acts followed from Casey Beaudry, Hailey Richer, John Rowe, and A.J. Stone. The contestants were scored 1-10 under each of the following categories: marketability in Country […]

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Ishpmeing – July 3, 2012 – Festival of Treasures will be held on Tuesday, July 3, 2012  from 10Aam to 4pm in Downtown Ishpeming. This year you’ll enjoy continuous music all day featuring the WFXD Texaco Country Showdown National Talent Search and several local bands co-sponsored by John Deere of Marquette.  Someone is going to […]

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Marquette Seafood Fest Hosts Final Texaco Country Showdown

Marquette – 08/27/2011- Lower Harbor Park in downtown Marquette, Michigan was active early into its second day of Seafood Fest entertainment with 7 talented contestants competing for a final position in the Regional Texaco Country Music Showdown. The beautiful sunny weather naturally lit up the stage as each contestant shared their talent with festival listeners. […]

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Texaco Country Showdown in Palmer Michigan

Palmer, MI – August 23, 2011 – The Texaco Country Showdown in Palmer, Michigan was apart of Palmer’s annual Heritage Days.  The fire department was drilling out food for community members.  There was a parade through town and a car show.  Many members of the community showed up at Kid’s Park in Palmer to enjoy […]

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08/07/2011-Marquette, MI- Musicians with a passion to sing gained a lot of support from the community at the Texaco Country Showdown at Lions Field.  With firefighters grilling out, community members playing softball, and township board members being dunked in the dunk tank, the country showdown participants entertained the crowd with their three best songs. Starting […]

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Marquette, MI- There are three more Texaco Country Showdown dates.  The state finals are coming up very quick.  The finalist from all showdowns this summer will get a chance to sing and win $1,000 at the finals on Saturday, September 10th at the Island Resort and Casino. This Saturday, August 6th at Lions Field in […]

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Marquette County  – July 15, 2011  – Four more Texaco Country Showdowns are slated for the following dates around the Upper Peninsula. You could win $1,000 in Escanaba at the Island Resort & Casino if you win one of the following local showdown preliminary events. WQXO- 8-6 – 1p-4p – at Lyons Field in Marquette […]

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  Marquette, Lower Harbor Park – July 4, 2011 – A 14 and 16 year old duo, The Goldmine Girls, won Great Lakes Radio/Texaco Country Showdown at Lower Harbor Park. Ten contestants sang to win a slot to compete at the Regional Contest and win at $1000.00.   Contestants Participating John Rowe The Goldmine Girls […]

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