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Listen all day on your radio at 7 a.m., 8 a.m., noon, 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. on 95.7 for the Secret Sound clues. Think you know what the sound is? Call and guess the EXACT sound and you’ll win.

Below, you’ll find the latest clues to help you in your guessing. And you’ll find the latest guesses to show you how close or how far away everyone has been.

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Current prize: $3,000 (Starts Wednesday, April 27)
Round 1 Winner: Misty from Hope Mills (Listen here)
Round 2 Winner: James from Lumberton (Listen here)

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    Secret Sound Round 3 Clues

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  • Round 3, Clue 16 - May 18, 2022

    • Clue coming Wednesday morning!
  • All Previous Round 3 Clues

    1. America
    2. Concrete
    3. Jewelry
    4. Will get you in
    5. Internet
    6. Summer
    7. Diamond
    8. Miniature
    9. A packet of fun
    10. A very small version on top
    11. Removing
    12. Where you attend
    13. They love trees
    14. Your feet don’t move
    15. This replica is on top
  • Round 3 Guesses and Closeness Meter

    Secret Sound Latest Guesses

    Pay special attention to each guess below to see just how hot or cold it is!

    The hotter it is, the more likely it is to have some of the key parts of our sound in it!

    Check back regularly!

  • Wednesday, May 18

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Coming soon! Check back after 7 a.m. for this guess.

    8a Coming soon! Check back after 8 a.m. for this guess.

    Noon Coming soon! Check back after noon for this guess.

    3p Coming soon! Check back after 3 p.m. for this guess.

    5p Coming soon! Check back after 5 p.m. for this guess.

  • Tuesday, May 17

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Marie from St. Pauls “A summer pass package from the Woodpeckers being ripped apart and going to find your seat and put it down and then dropping a miniature baseball bat down the concrete steps”

    8a Vanessa from Red Springs “Someone opening a Season pack of Woodpecker tickets, tearing off a stub to enter a game, they’ve been given a miniature trophy with a baseball on top and they are sitting down to enjoy a fun family pack”

    Noon Sara from Clio “Someone removing Woodpecker baseball Season tickets from a package, tearing them apart, stacking them, setting them down and placing Bunker the bobble head on top of them and thumping his head twice”

    3p Audrey from Fayetteville “Tearing a ticket off a season pack of Woodpeckers tickets, handing it to them, and setting the tickets down, with a bobblehead on it, and walking through the turnstyle gate.”

    5p Thelma from Hope Mills “Tickets to the Segra Stadium Woodpeckers baseball game being ripped, and dropping a miniature bobblehead down concrete stairs, landing in the ballfield diamond.”

  • Monday, May 16

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Tommy from Laurinburg “Tearing off tickets to a Woodpeckers game then tapping the tickets on the table while bouncing a miniature bat off the ground”

    8a Norma from Stedman “Taking the Woodpeckers tickets and breaking the end off, putting it in the round cage you draw tickets from, spinning it and opening up the door and drawing a ticket out”

    Noon Doretta from Lumberton “Tearing open a packet of the Woodpeckers tickets stacking them on the desk and hitting on top of them with a miniature Woodpecker necklace or pen or something like that”

    3p Phyllis from Laurinburg “Woodpeckers – stands for the fans – diamonds – tickets – ordering tickets – play ball – ballfield – ballplayer on trophy – hot dogs and popcorn – trophy – removing the stub off the ticket – ball stadium – Woodpeckers – at bat.”

    5p DeeDee from Fayetteville “Someone tearing open and removing season Woodpecker baseball tickets from a package, then pulling them apart, and hitting a mini-bat twice on the counter.”

  • Friday, May 13

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Theresa from Autryville “At Segra stadium, walking through the gates, taking your tickets out of the envelope, and ripping them, and going to see Bunker and taking your hat off”

    8a Sophia from Fort Bragg “Taking a box of cereal out of the cupboard, getting a handful, taking a bite and putting it back”

    Noon Marsha from Cameron “Someone at Segra stadium getting their Flex packet ticket stubs pulled apart, going through the turnstile, and playing a little game inside of the stadium”

    3p Aubrey from Fayetteville “Going to the Woodpeckers game, someone tearing off your ticket, and giving it back to the person. And then going to sit down, getting popcorn, and crunching on the popcorn.”

    5p Chris from Fayetteville “A coupon being torn out of a coupon book for a free ice cream. Handing the lady the coupon and getting one of the helmet ice creams from Segra Stadium and setting it on the counter.”

  • Thursday, May 12

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Allison from Fayetteville “Shuffling some tickets and getting your tickets to the Segra stadium for a baseball game and having a birthday party there for a child with a birthday cake with a baseball diamond on it and little men standing on it”

    8a Marsha from Cameron “Pulling apart season packet Woodpecker tickets, pushing a Woodpecker bobble head, and then sitting a trophy down, picking up, putting the tickets inside and sitting it back down.”

    Noon Chris from Hope Mills “Someone going up to the Woodpeckers game, someone taking their ticket, ripping it off and stamping it before they go in”

    3p Ruth from Parkton “I’m at Segra Stadium ticket booth, picking up tickets I already purchased on the internet for the Fayetteville Woodpeckers – in which they have a diamond printed on each ticket – and the ticket master is printing them out and giving them to me.”

    5p Patrick from Rockingham “Pulling apart a pack of Woodpeckers tickets and packing them up and putting a stamp on them to be shipped to somebody.”

  • Wednesday, May 11

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Charles from Myrtle Beach “Removing tape from a box”

    8a Marsha from Cameron “Woodpecker tickets being pulled apart, opening baseball cards, and then sitting a miniature baseball player figurine down on the table”

    Noon Amy from Holden Beach “Someone removing baseball game tickets from a season package of tickets for the Woodpeckers baseball team, and then stacking them, sitting them down, and placing a baseball trophy on top of them to use like a paper weight”

    3p Corey from Rockingham “Woodpecker baseball tickets being torn off the ticket stub, and being thrown back on the counter.”

    5p Jeffrey from Stedman “Opening up a miniature Woodpeckers baseball bat, dropping the box on the ground, and tapping Woodpeckers tickets.”

  • Tuesday, May 10

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Marsha from Cameron “Someone getting Woodpecker ticket stubs torn off and opening a miniature baseball bat and sitting them on top of a baseball bollard”

    8a Barbara from Wilmington “Someone entering a Woodpeckers baseball game on miniature baseball bat night, getting their tickets torn in half, then taking a drink out of a cooler and closing the lid”

    Noon Gary from Fayetteville “Someone getting their tickets torn in half at a Woodpeckers game and ordering a sundae and opening a pack of miniature peanuts and pouring them on top”

    3p Marsha from Cameron “Pulling Woodpecker baseball tickets apart, putting them together, and putting a miniature baseball on top of it.”

    5p Marie from St. Pauls “A summer package to the Woodpeckers games, being ripped open, and tearing out the tickets, with a miniature baseball bat, and a baseball diamond with a tiny Woodpecker on top.”

  • Monday, May 9

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Marie from St. Pauls “Tickets being shredded and put into a box and a miniature baseball bat hitting a golf ball and the golf ball rolling and hitting a baseball diamond”

    8a Marsha from Cameron “Woodpeckers tickets being torn apart, put into a prize packet and then a miniature baseball bat hitting the top of it twice”

    Noon Irene from Richlands “Opening a bag of peanuts and cracking the shells and watching a baseball game on a baseball diamond”

    3p Tammy from Fayetteville “Someone opening a gift, like a pair of diamond earrings.

    5p Christopher from Aberdeen “A deck of cards being shuffled.”

  • Friday, May 6

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Brandy from Rockingham “Opening a Chick-Fil-A sauce and dropping it on a Miranda Lambert album cover with a South of the Border sticker on it”

    8a Valerie from Hope Mills “Going to Segra stadium Woodpeckers game getting their ticket stub torn off and entering the turnstile”

    Noon Bonnie from Shannon “Tearing the stubs off a Woodpeckers baseball game tickets and then tapping the tickets on a counter and then dropping a miniature golf ball onto the ground”

    3p Georgia from Georgia! (And Fayetteville) “A miniature horse eating a carrot.”

    5p Amy from Holden Beach “Tearing the stubs off of Woodpecker baseball tickets, taping them to a baseball, and hitting the ball with a baseball bat.”

  • Thursday, May 5

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Gerald from Stedman “Getting a drink out of the ice of a cooler and shutting the lid of the cooler”

    8a Kiana from Shannon “Opening up a package and seeing what’s inside the package”

    Noon Sara from Clio “Someone tearing Woodpecker baseball tickets apart and then tapping them on a baseball bollard”

    3p Kendra from Spring Lake “Someone opening a bag of chips, eating them, opening a bottle of champagne and placing it on a table”

    5p Charles from Raeford “Opening a package of fireworks on the Woodpeckers baseball diamond, and putting them next to a baseball bollard.”

  • Wednesday, May 4

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Valerie from Hope Mills “Peeling back duct tape off a roll, ripping a piece off and then taping a keyboard to a flag pole”

    8a Sara from Clio “Opening a pack of tennis balls and bouncing them on the sidewalk in front of a Ring doorbell”

    Noon Marsha from Cameron “Summer Jam tickets being torn apart, shuffled together and then tapped on the table twice”

    3p Tim from Bennetsville “Bowling balls in the chute.”

    5p Melissa from Lumberton “An AT&T neck lanyard, with a VIP pass to the Carolina Country Music Fest beach trip in the sleeve, scraping on the sidewalk.”

  • Tuesday, May 3

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Russell from Fort Bragg “A present wrapped in American flag wrapping paper being opened, and inside is Chuck Norris with kung-fu action grip beating up Putin”

    8a Unknown from Fayetteville “Someone opening a package for a cable modem”

    Noon Heather from Whiteville “Someone typing in their password on a computer keyboard and then hitting the Enter key with a Vann Underwood pen”

    3p Jimmy from Shannon “The combination being turned on a safe, opening it, placing jewelry in it, and closing it back.”

    5p Amy from Holden Beach “Somebody tightening zip ties around computer wires to organize them.”

  • Monday, May 2

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Sara from Clio “Someone ripping open a bag of rocks and dropping them 1 by 1 into a 5 gallon bucket”

    8a Heidi from Elizabethtown “Going to a concert, going through the bars there with your ticket and you’re getting it stapled and they let you through the gate”

    Noon Marsha from Fayetteville “Eating ramen noodles, slurping the juice and then setting the bowl on the table”

    3p Amy from Holden Beach “Somebody wrapping a set of keys with a Vann Underwood keychain on it in tape, and dropping it on the concrete.”

    5p Amy from Pinehurst “Boots walking in the snow, up to a door.”

  • Friday, April 29

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Diana from Fayetteville “Someone tearing duct tape and sticking it on a countertop.”

    8a Dylan from Chadbourn “Pulling packing tape off an Amazon package and dropping the microphone in the package”

    Noon Richard from Fayetteville “Tearing open a pack of things you make jewelry with, and you’re making a pair of American earrings.”

    3p Norma from Stedman “Taking an American flag out of the package, sticking it on the hook for the flagpole, and lifting it up.”

    5p Heather from Whiteville “Someone opening a plastic pack of American flag earrings, and then dropping them on a granite counter top.”

  • Thursday, April 28

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Tiffany from Hope Mills “An American flag being taken out of the package and placed in the ground”

    8a Marie from Chadbourn “Taking a bag of ice, breaking it against the concrete and dumping it in a cooler”

    Noon Charles from Raeford “American flag printed duct tape being peeled and torn and then setting the roll on top of a concrete slab”

    3p Steve from Lumberton “Leveling wet concrete, and taking the leveling tool and knocking off the excess concrete.”

    5p Lou from Fayetteville “Opening bags of Quikrete and pouring concrete.”

  • Wednesday, April 27 - Start of Round 3

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Ashley from Fayetteville “Packing tape being pulled off the dispenser and being placed on a box”

    8a Barbara from Wilmington “Changing of the Guard in Arlington cemetery”

    Noon Sara from Clio “Somebody opening a bag of apples and dropping them in a baseball glove”

    3p Mystery Caller “Bells (maybe)”? “Mail?”

    5p Derek from Lumberton “Someone cutting up romaine lettuce on a chopping board.”

  • Winners!

  • Congratulations Misty from Hope Mills! - Round 1 Winner

  • Round 1 Making the Secret Sound Video

    “A bottle of crushed red pepper flakes being slid side to side on a countertop.”

  • All the Round 1 Clues

    • These are too hot to eat by themselves
    • Move it smoothly
    • A bunch of these “flakes” will fire up a recipe
    • You put your coffee maker on it
    • Pizza
    • It’s Electric!
    • It’s dried
    • It’s usually in a rack
    • Every kitchen has one
  • Tuesday, April 12 - Round 1 Winner Day Guesses

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a Misty from Hope Mills ROUND 1 WINNER!
    “A bottle of crushed red pepper flakes being slid side to side on a countertop.”
  • Congratulations James from Lumberton! - Round 2 Winner

  • Round 2 - Making the Secret Sound Video

    “Balling up a piece of parchment paper and stuffing it into a WKML Yeti cup.”

  • All the Round 2 Clues

    • You don’t pull it or rip it, it’s out of the package laying on the table before you do this
    • Your favorite station is on this
    • It’s already out of the package
    • You probably have one
    • Hands make it happen
    • Veggies
    • It’ll go in.
    • Coffee
    • Make it smaller
    • Hot
  • Tuesday, April 26 - Round 2 Winner Day Guesses

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    OUR GUESSERS LATEST GUESSES HOW CLOSE WAS THE GUESS?

    7a James from Lumberton “Balling up a piece of parchment paper and stuffing it into a WKML Yeti cup.” WINNER!