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In which stadium did the Dallas Cowboys play their home games from 1960 to 1970?
ANS..The Cotton Bowl
Winner…David Dean, Longview
Name the group who had the popular 1978 hit song “Stayin’ Alive.”
ans..The Bee Gees
Winner…John Wetzel, Flint
Which guitar legend was a former paratrooper who made 26 jumps with the ‘Screaming Eagles’ the elite 101 airborne division?
Winner…Joe Staicer, Red Springs
Name King Soloman’s father and mother.
ans..David and Bathsheba
Winner…Theresa Byers, Tyler
Name the two actors who have been named honorary Texas Rangers.
ans..John Wayne and Chuck Norris
Name the statesman who wanted to make the turkey America’s national bird.
Winner…Brian Sterling, Chandler
Name the singer of the 1972 hit song “I Can See Clearly Now.”
ans Johnny Nash of Houston, Texas
Winner…Kevin Braly, Tyler
The name of what American State Capital means “Sheltered Harbor”?
Winner…Mark Lusk, Tyler
According to the book of Samuel, David didn’t trust Saul so who did David join up with?
Winner…Mike Wright, Whitehouse
Name the major cattle trail used by the Texas cattle industry in the mid and late 1800′s.
ans..The Chisholm Trail….The creator’s name was Jesse Chisholm.
Winner…John Byers, Tyler
What player holds the career record for stealing home plate?
ans..Ty Cobb stole home plate an amazing 54 times during his career. On four occasions, he went so far as to steal second, then third, then home plate in the same inning!
In the movie Forrest Gump, who played Forrest’s mother?
Winner…C.G. Matta, Overton
In the movie Saving Private Ryan, what was Private Ryan’s first name?
Winner…Margie Newsom, Tyler
According to the book of James, the testing of our faith produces what?
Winner…Kelly Langlinais, Arp
Which Texas governor refused to take an oath to the Confederacy before Texas seceded from the Union?
Winner…Marylin Stasila, Tyler
Who holds the Super Bowl Record for the most career touchdowns?
Winner…Joe McNamara, Longview
What is the name of the skunk in the movie Bambi?
Winner…Angie Gordon, Lindale
What was the first hit for the Beatles?
ans..Love Me Do, released in 1962
Winner…Duffie Monroe, Tyler
Sampson drew honey from the carcass of what dead animal?
ans..a lion..Judges 14:8
Michael Wilson, Big Sandy
The infamous “Chicken Ranch” made what Texas City famous?
ans..La Grange…The Chicken Ranch was located 2.5 outside La Grange
Winner…Jim Wilburn, Tyler
Who is the youngest player ever inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame?
Winner…Bob Holster, Tyler
Name two of the three actresses who have been married to Tom Cruise.
ans..Katie Holmes (current wife) Nicole Kidman and Mimi Rogers
Winner…Nancy Page, Bullard
In what country was the Terracotta Army sealed underground?
ans..China..When uncovered in 1978, there was a total of 8,000 soldiers, 670 horses and 130 chariots.
Winner…Les Beekman, Noonday
Who ran off to Mount Horeb to hide from Jezebel?
ans..Elijah…1 Kings 19:8
Winner…Ken Rigsby, Lindale
Where in Texas would you find the Jersey Lily Saloon?
Winner…Jason Waller, Tyler
Which of the following sports will not be included in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro? • Rugby • Taekwondo • Sailing • Squash • Golf • Badminton
Winner…Roland Pritchard, Flint
Name the actress who was married for 50 years to the late Paul Newman.
Winner…Tom Ward, Chapel Hill
Greenland is within the kingdom of what country?
Winner…Steve Rainwater, Tyler
In the King James Bible, which book comes right after Numbers in the old testament?
Winner…Ken Poppelwell, Teaselville
For a while, Sam Houston lived with what tribe of Indians?
He lived with the Cherokee in the Arkansas Territory. They called him, “The Raven.”
Winner…Kenneth Medlin, Red Springs
Who is the only person in history to win a Super Bowl and a Rose Bowl as a head coach?
ans..Dick Vermeil..UCLA and with the Eagles and the Rams
Winner…Kevin Johnston, Henderson
What is the only U.S. State to Produce Coffee?
Winner…Wayne Barton, Tyler
Name the only actress to win an Oscar for a movie directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
ans..Joan Fontaine for the 1941 film Rebecca and the 1942 film Suspicion. By the way, today is her 96th birthday.
Winner…Dick Johns, Tyler
How did Saul escape from those who wanted to kill him in Damascus?
ans..lowered in a basket through an opening in the city wall..Acts 9:25
Winner…William Johnson, Lindale
Who is called The Father of Texas?
ans..Stephern F. Austin
Winner…Ann Baldwin, Fort Worth
Which two athletic endeavors make up the Biathlon at the winter Olympics?
ans..Cross country skiing and rifle shooting
Winner…Van Jordan, Tyler
Vincent Van Gogh was born in what country?
ans..The Netherlands..also called Holland
Winner…Brian Tuttle, Tyler
On the TV sitcom The Munsters, what was Lily Munster’s maiden name?
Winner…Marci Newsom, Tyler
Which of Joseph’s brothers did he have bound to remain in Egypt?
Winner…Ray Terry, Whitehouse
Name the man who left the Alamo twice to deliver messages, only to die soon after his second return.
Ans.. James Butler Bonham
Winner…Carmen Bennett, Tyler
If a batter “hits for the cycle”, what is the minimum number of total bases that he will achieve?
Winner…Chad Vichard, Tatum
Poland is located on the southern end of what sea?
ans..The Baltic Sea
Name the first film to gross an amazing $1 billion worldwide.
ans..the 1997 version of Titanic
Winner…Duffie Monroe, Tyler
What animal did Moses’ staff turn into?
ans..A snake..Exodus 4:3
Winner…Shelly Ballou, Tyler