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S&J Homes: Your choice for building and remodeling
The company also specializes in building custom homes. The a Wagoner-based company will also travel to many cities located in the Tulsa metro area, including Coweta, Broken Arrow, Owasso, Skiatook, Porter, Tahlequah, Collinsville, Claremore and …
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Porter 4-H member returns from national conference
Wagoner County 4-H Extension Educator Ethan Green said the theme for this year's Roundup was, “Mission I'm Possible: License to LEAD”. It's goal is for delegates to return to their home communities with the necessary confidence and skills to be …
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Flooding affects roadways across Wagoner County
Wagoner County Emergency Management Director Heath Underwood reported Sunday that crews have made multiple water rescues. Many of them were the result of people driving around barricades put out to shut down traffic in flooded areas.
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Wagoner County Court Records
Editor's note: Information in this column was obtained from the Wagoner County Court Clerk's database and other public documents for the period ending December 18, 2015. Not every incident leads to a charge under the law. If charges are filed, guilt, …
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Wagoner Police Report
Editor's note: Information in this column was obtained from public records at the Wagoner Police Department for the period ending on Nov. 19. Not every incident leads to a charge under the law. If charges are filed, guilt, innocence of other liability …
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Freeport High School Honor Roll
… David Schaedler, Benjamin Schmidt, Bryce Schmidt, Hannah Schnyder, Caiden Shea, Nathan Smail, Madeleine Squibb, Marny Stivers, Xavier Sylvain, Juliette Sylvester, Mackenzie Vachon, James Wagoner, Jessica Wall, Tristan Ward, Brooklyn Washburn …
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Easton's King Henry & The Showmen: The end of an era
His grandmother liked country music and would listen to the Saturday night radio shows broadcast from the Grand Ole Opry to hear favorites like Hank Snow and Porter Wagoner. When he was 12, Casella says, his father bought him a trumpet, but his first …
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Coweta Community Calendar
The community of Porter will usher in the holiday season with its annual Christmas Parade. Line up begins at 10:30 a.m. at the school, …. Wagoner County OSU Extension Fair Building, 30058 E. 147th St. S., Coweta. 10 a.m. For more information, call …
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Just Between You And Me: Complete Recordings 1967-1976

Just Between You And Me: Complete Recordings 1967-1976

(6-CD LP-size box set with 80-page hardcover book. 160 tracks with a playing time of 407:39) Porter and Dolly had even more than the playfulness and sexual chemistry of Conway Twitty-Loretta Lynn and the high psychodrama of Tammy Wynette-George Jones. Because they were both great songwriters, they wrote songs that mirrored their lives and brought an uncommon variety to their music. Both of them dressed in high hillbilly glamor – like no one else before or since. Neither of them was afraid to make a splash.

When Porter and Dolly began recording in 1967, Porter was the bigger star and Dolly watched his TV show every week as a fan. By the time of their last duets in 1976, Dolly was one of the biggest stars that country music had ever seen, and Porter’s biggest hits were his duets with Dolly. Their work was sometimes playful, sometimes romantic, sometimes tortured, and sometimes unbearably sad, much like their personal and professional relationship. For the first time, it’s all in one place!

The greatest male-female duet in country music! ”They made all other duet teams sound like footnotes” (critic John Morthland). Includes 21 timeless hits plus many rarities including their 1973 release of Here Comes The Freedom Train, plus live recordings. 160 recordings in all! The accompanying hardcover book features an in-depth biography by noted journalist and Dolly Parton biographer, Alanna Nash.

List Price: $ 231.22


Newton boys fall on the road

Newton boys fall on the road
NEWTON (2-2, 0-1 AV-CTL I) — J.Kingsley 0 0-0 1, 0; Wagoner 4 6-10 4, 14; Berry 1 5-6 2, 7; Downey 2 0-0 5, 4; Robinson 0 0-0 2, 0; R.Kingsley 0 (2) 1-1 2, 7; Lehman 3 0-0 1, 6; Porter 0 0-0 3, 0; TOTALS 10 (2) 12-17 20, 38. SALINA CENTRAL (3-0, 1-0 …
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Inside Sara Evans and Jay Barker's Mountain Brook home, life in Birmingham
I was into old country stars like Patsy Cline, Roy Acuff and Porter Wagoner — when we visited my grandpa, I'd listen to all his Grand Ole Opry albums." The couple also shares a strong work ethic. Barker's maximum-hustle attitude, displayed long before …
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Muskogee man dies after crash near Porter
A Muskogee man died from injuries he suffered in a two-vehicle crash in Wagoner County on Tuesday. Jerry Mason, 47, was pronounced dead at a Wagoner hospital, where he was taken after the crash about 3:30 p.m. about 4½ miles west of Porter, the …
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Cracker – Berkeley to Bakersfield (2014)
This is country with real soul, in the manner of Porter Wagoner's “Green, Green Grass of Home” — as heard on the devastatingly sad “Almond Grove.” Couple it with the tough attitude of Berkeley, and you get closer to solving the riddle — the …
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Porter Wagoner – Hundred Dollar Funeral

Porter Wagoner – Hundred Dollar Funeral.
Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Newton Railers vs. Hutchinson Salt Hawks
7 p.m. Friday. Fischer Field, Newton. Newton Railers. (1-0, 1-0 AV-CTL I, 0-0 District). W Campus 32-12. Coach — Nate Wollenberg. Roster. Aaron Cruz, so. Aiden Mills, so. Alex Kern, fr. Amarda Melendez, sr. Angel Lujano, fr. Anthony Zieammermann, so.
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Death Notices for August 30
Service 10 a.m. Tuesday, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Green Country. Glenn-Jackson, Ruth, 81, homemaker, died Wednesday. Service 10 a.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, Porter. Shipman, Wagoner. Smith, Charles “Chock,” 75, construction …
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Ogle's late score saves sloppy Salina
The win is the first for Salina's Matt Williams in his second tenure as the Wildcat head coach, and it came at the expense of his brother Jeff, who took the Inola head job this season after serving as a Wagoner assistant. Inola (1-1) took 22-21 lead in …
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Wagoner police arrest suspect on first degree murder charges in deadly Porter

Wagoner police arrest suspect on first degree murder charges in deadly Porter
Charges were filed against Maxx Robinson Monday and a warrant was issued for his arrest. Wagoner County officials said he was taken into custody Monday evening "without incident." Maxx Robinson is being held without bond at the Wagoner County Jail.
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Heartland All-Star Classic begins 14th year today
On the Oklahoma Purple squad are Bracey Kilgore from Porter and Chancey Scott from Wagoner. Oklahoma Black features Graylen Fletcher from Vian while Peyton O'Neal represents Gore on the Oklahoma Gold roster. Fort Gibson's Dylan Nuckolls and Will …
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Radio host Casey Kasem dies at 82
15, 1992 photo, Bruce Dumont, president of the Museum of Broadcast Communication, far left, stood with inductees, from left, ABC radio pioneer Leonard Goldenson, country music's Porter Wagoner, Detroit radio personality J.P. McCarthy, and "Top 40" host …
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Nice Porter Wagoner photos

A few nice Porter Wagoner images I found:

Cowboy Boots
Porter Wagoner
Image by kfjmiller
Cowboy boots & nudie suits at the Sparkle and Twang exhibition at the TN State Museum.

Grand Ole Opry
Porter Wagoner
Image by joshbousel

Fancy duds
Porter Wagoner
Image by afagen
Decorated suit from Porter Waggoner?

Ryman Auditorium, former home of the Grand Ole Opry (and previously knows as Grand Ole Opry House and Union Gospel Tabernacle), in downtown Nashville, TN

Chris Gaffney

Check out these Porter Wagoner images:

Chris Gaffney
Porter Wagoner
Image by kfjmiller
At the "Salute to Porter Wagoner" event at the TN State Museum, Nashville on 31st October. Featuring performances by Jim Lauderdale, Buddy Miller, Mike Farris, Chris Gaffney, Rodney Crowell and Emmylou Harris.

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