Ville Platte Broadcasting Company, the parent company of KVPI AM/FM is growing. We are looking to hire one or more part time radio announcer/DJ's to work nights and weekends. This is an entry level position. No experience is necessary. We will train the right candidates. The right candidate must be able to read well, be computer literate and have reliable transportation. Please come apply in person with KVPI General Manager Mark Layne during regular office hours at KVPI at 809 West Lasalle Street in Ville Platte. KVPI AM/FM is an equal opportunity employer
Tune in to a special interview with actress Danica McKellar Friday at 12:45 over Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI FM. Listen as DJ Mallory talks with the actress who starred in "The Wonder Years". Danica will be appearing with Dolly Parton in a new original movie "Christmas at Dollywood" Sunday night at 7:00pm on the Hallmark Channel.
Very proud to display our brand new KVPI Christmas card staff photo. Special thanks to Bobby Dardeau of Bonnes Nouvelle for his photographic magic. Shown in the front : Swabby, Mallory, Cheryl and Becky. In back are: Mike, Tunie, Charlie, Mark, Jim and Danny J. Not shown: Lizzy and Gram. Happy Holidays!!
We had three more winners visit KVPI to claim their turkey prizes. They all won a free turkey in our "Turkey Shoot" contest over KVPI FM 92.5. Congratulations to Monica Aucoin, Vickie Vidrine and Steve Bushnell. Your last chance to win a free turkey takes place Tuesday with Lizzy in the morning . Happy Thanksgiving!
Two more winners came forward today to claim their turkey prizes in our "Turkey Shoot" contest on Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI. They are Debbie Charlie and Kristy Courville. Keep listening for your chance to win a turkey for Thanksgiving each day on your station with more winners: Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI.
Classic Hits 92.5 is giving you a chance to win a turkey for Thanksgiving. Starting this week, we are running our Turkey Shoot contest. Whenever you hear the hear the shotgun blast, call us up on the contest line at 506-2444 and be caller five. Our DJ will put you on the air and join you in a special turkey hunt. Be careful, you may end up shooting another critter. Happy Thanksgiving from your friends at Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI.
A special reminder to businesses and firms in the Eunice, Opelousas, Church Point and Crowley areas, KVPI AM/FM has a special Account Representative Bert Miller working in your area. If you are looking at reaching more listeners through radio and through our radio streams during the Chirstmas Holiday Season, we can get you the results you're looking for. Our various music formats, Oldies, Swamp Pop, Classic Hits and Cajun French can reach your target audience at an affordable price.. Call Bert Miller at 337-363-2124.
KVPI had over 147 entries in our 13th Gate ticket giveaway on our Facebook page. Here are our winners who have each won a family four pack of tickets to attend the South's premiere Haunted House in Baton Rouge, the 13th Gate. Congratulations to our four winners: Meredith Soileau Shexnider, Meagan Lafleur, Shawna Royer and Thu Valerie Middleton. Thank you to everyone who qualified for the contest.
Who wants to win tickets to Louisiana's premiere haunted house: The 13th Gate in Baton Rouge? Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI is giving away family four packs of tickets to some brave listeners. To qualify to win: visit the Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI page and look for the 13th gate , like the post....then comment "I am not Scared"...and share the post with all your friends. On Monday October 21, we will draw the names of our winners. Hurry and quality today and be prepared to enter the 13th GATE!!
Listen to an interview with two original members of the legendary O'Jays Monday at 12:30pm on Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI. We will be talking with Eddie Levert Sr and Walter Williams to help promote their new PBS TV special "Live in New York" The group will be honored in October into the Philadelphia Music Hall of Fame.
KVPI drew the names of five winners from the more than 50 qualifiers on our Facebook page in our Church's Fried Chicken promotion. Listeners were asked to like the contest post, comment "I want to win Church's Chicken" and share it.
Our winners are: Mary Thrasher, Rogers Fontenot, Kristen Ramsey, Kristie Lane Bordelon and Diane Manuel. Each of our winners won an 8 piece box of chicken along with a brand new KVPI T shirt. We want to thank everyone who qualified for this contest.
Church'sChicken has brought back its popular boneless mega bites in a brand new sweet n spicy flavor called the "Flamin Honey Megabites"
For a limited time at your local Church's chicken location.
Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI will spotlight the late Eddie Money all day Monday. Be sure to join DJ Jacob in the morning and Swabby in the afternoon as we play back all of his greatest hits.. As an added feature, we plan to play back a phone interview with Eddie Money at 12:30 Monday that was recorded several years ago when he played at an area casino.
Elvis My Way Contest Winners
August 16, 2019
Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI had a drawing this morning from the dozens of listeners who qualified to win tickets to see Elvis Tribute Artist, Brandon Bennett in concert next Friday night August 23 at Paragon Casino in Marksville. Listeners qualified by calling us on the contest line when they heard Elvis sing "Hound Dog".
Our winners include: Steven Frey of Eunice, Cindy Stewart of Sunset, Charles Perdices of Mamou, Kristie Castille of Mamou, and Sarah Chauvin of Bunkie. Each of our winners have won a pair of tickets to the show.
Thank you to everyone who qualified.
Classic Hits 92.5 KVPi is teaming up with Paragon Casino to send five of our listeners to attend Elvis Tribute artist Brandon Bennett's "Elvis My Way" show Friday August 23. Here is how you can qualify to win one of of five pairs of tickets: Starting Tuesday, when you hear "Hound Dog" by Elvis Presley, call us on the contest line at 337-506-2444. You must be 21 or older and one qualifier per family. On Friday August 16, we will draw the names of five qualifiers who will each win a pair of tickets to the show. Good luck from the station that still plays music from the King of Rock and Roll, 92.5 KVPI.
Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI had a drawing of all our qualifiers this morning to select the grand prize winner in our Johnnie Allan tickets giveaway. Congratulations to our grand prize winner: Renee Dupre Pitre. She was chosen from everyone who qualified on Facebook and on the air. She has won two pairs of tickets to attend the sold our Johnnie Allan show at Café Evangeline this Friday night in Ville Platte. The tickets include the show, meals and drinks, a $200 value. Our special thanks to Jay Giehlow at Café Evangeline for teaming up with KVPI for this special promotion.
Geebo the Clown visited with the KVPI staff today and even performed a magic trick for us. Check out his free shows at the Evangeline Parish Library Branches.
Be sure to join us Wednesday at 12:30pm on Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI as we talk with two members of the British group, UB40. James Brown and Robin Campbell talk with us from their home in England about their upcoming 40th Anniversary World Tour and the release of their new album. The band's tour schedule includes a stop in New Orleans at the House of Blues August 20. The band is known for two major hits: "Red, Red Wine" and "Can't Help Falling in Love".
Raising Cane's Prize Winners
July 4, 2019
Classic Hits 92.5 had our drawing from everyone who qualified with Morning Show hosts Nick Dangerous the past two weeks to choose our grand prize winner for the Raising Cane's Gift Basket. Our grand prize winner is Peter Brignac.
Each morning, we had a gift pack winner that includes winning sunglasses and a Raising Cane's gift card. Here are our daily gift pack winners: Whitney Arvie, Donna Dean, Austin Ashduin, Danny LaHaye, Jonella Hayes and Tiffany Lartigue.
Congratulations to all our winners and thank you to everyone who qualified. Special thanks to Kyle McFarlain with Raising Cane's in Opelousas for his cooperation .
Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI is teaming up with Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers to give away gift packs....Listen to the morning show with Nick Dangerous each morning from 9-12 for your chance to win a gift card, T shirt and sunglasses. You'll also be in the running for the grand prize drawing of the gift basket from Raising Cane' Chicken Fingers and Acadiana's Greatest Hits station, Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI
Congratulations to all our winners in our "Double Play" contest from Red Roof Inns. Our KVPI winners are: Tony Goudeau, Angie Briley, Suzanne Batiste, Kevin McDaniel and Debbie Perry.. Each of our winners won certificates for a two night stay at Red Roof Inn for being the second caller when they heard two songs in a row by the same artist. Enjoy your free nights from all of us at Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI.
Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI is teaming up with Red Roof Inns to reward our listeners with free hotel stays this summer in our KVPI "Double Play" promotion. When we play two songs by the same artist, call us up on the contest line at 506-2444. If you're the second caller, you're an automatic winner. You win two free nights at a Red Roof Inn of your choice plus we play your favorite Classic Hit request. It's the "Double Play" contest and you could be our next winner...from your friends at Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI. This summer, Red Roof Inn Redicard members will earn a $25 Gift Card after just two stays. With Redishop, it only takecs 6500 Redipoints to purchase a $25 gift card at great and retailers including Amazon, Target, Walmart, Lowe's and more!
Hundreds of listeners qualified their fathers or the father of their children in our KVPI Father's Day "Who's Your Daddy" contest on Facebook.
Congratulations to our "Father's Day" grand prize winner: Jacob Demoruelle. His wife, Heather, submitted a photo showing Jacob holding his twins.
Jacob has won a BBQ grill and tools from Ace Hardware, Budweiser beer from Southwest Beverage and a meat pack from Paul's Meat Market.
Our KVPI judges had a tough time choosing the winner with several hundred qualifiers.
KVPI plans to read all of the names of the Dads who qualified Friday morning during the Swamp pop Friday show with Lizzie.
Thank you to everyone who qualified their fathers.
Who wants to win Blue Bayou tickets? Here's your chance to win family four-packs of tickets to enjoy the South's premiere water theme park...Blue Bayou/Dixie Landing in Baton Rouge. Listen for splashy sound effect cue to call...be caller five at 506-2444 and you'll qualify for our weekly drawing every Friday of a family four pack of tickets to Blue Bayou/Dixie Landing. One qualifier per family. You must be 18 or older to qualify. Get ready to have a good time this summer with your friends at Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI.
Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI wants to honor Fathers everywhere in our "Who's Your Daddy" contest. We're giving our listeners a chance to award your Father prizes fit for a Cajun King....Here's how to enter the contest....Go to our Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI Facebook page....Look for our "Who's Your Daddy" Father's Day contest post....like it...share it...and comment by posting a picture of your Dad.....One entry per family...Our grand prize drawing is set for Wednesday June 12 at noon...Our Grand prize winner will win Budweiser beer from Southwest beverage, A Barbecue grill and tools from Ace Hardware and a meat package from Paul's Meat Market.. Hurry enter dear old dad in our "Who's Your Daddy" contest...Happy Father's Day from Dad's favorite station...Classic Hits 92.5 KVPI.
Ville Platte Broadcasting, the parent company of legacy stations, KVPI AM and FM, is now accepting resumes and applications for full-time and part time DJ positions.
The full- time position includes a daily on-air shift, handling programming, contests, newscasts, promotions, production, and other responsibilities. Must be able to read well, be computer literate and have a knowledge of music. Part time positions including nights and weekends and ideal for students and retired individuals who love music. Experience is preferred but not necessary. We can train the right candidate.
If you're ready to come work for an locally owned ,award winning company that has been serving our community for more than 65 years, here is your opportunity to move up and work for Ville Platte Broadcasting Company. Come apply in person with KVPI General Manager Mark Layne at 809 West LaSalle Street or call 337-363-2124. Ville Platte Broadcasting Company is an equal opportunity employer.