User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


58° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Music Festival Helps Worthing Grow

August 31, 2012, 6:10 AM by Kellee Azar

Music Festival Helps Worthing Grow
WORTHING, SD -

The Christian music festival LifeLight is not just a weekend event for people living in Worthing. It's a chance for the small town to bring in more business. And the event leaves a lasting mark on the city every year.

Before LifeLight moved to the community three years ago, many people may not have thought twice about stopping in Worthing. But now that it's home to the largest free Christian concert, residents are benefiting from the traffic to the point they have a new gas station.

"Well, I think it's a good deal.  It really helps this town out.  We just got this gas station now and it really is a good deal, wonderful," Worthing resident Jim Johansen said.

Businesses in Worthing are benefiting from the annual event and getting nearly 30 percent more customers in just one weekend.

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments





Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

Plans Released For Pump Park in Brookings

3/27/2015 4:51 PM

The same company that designs BMX bike tracks for the Olympics is coming to South Dakota to create Brookings' newest park.

Full Story
RibFest Announces Concert Headliners

3/30/2015 8:40 AM

Montgomery Gentry, Cheap Trick, Uncle Kracker and Warrant are scheduled to perform at the annual event from May 28 to May 31. 

Full Story
How Much Do You Take Home In Pay?

3/30/2015 9:45 AM

How much does making $50,000 a year differ from one state to another, once you figure in taxes and cost of living?

Full Story
Speed Limit Sign Changes

3/25/2015 6:06 PM

The speed limit is only going up on stretches of road where the limit was 75 miles per hour, now going up to 80 mph.

Full Story | Watch
Woman Pushing For $20 Bill Makover

3/25/2015 9:54 AM

Barbara Ortiz Howard already has a day job maintaining apartment buildings near New York City. Now she has a second job and it's all about money. ...

Full Story


Events