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Freddy Awards 2015: Haven't heard of a show? Here's a cheat sheet
The story was inspired by the phenomenon of popular singer Elvis Presley and his draft notice into the Army in 1957. The rock star character's name, "Conrad Birdie", is word play on the name of Conway Twitty. Twitty is best remembered today for his …
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'Hee Haw' alum will perform at Branson in Chapman concerts
Sanders was comedian of the year for 2005, 2006, 2007 and won the prestigious Branson Critic Association and 2014 comedian of the year. The “Branson in Chapman” concert will feature Todd Bradshaw as Kenny Chesney, Conway Twitty, Elvis along with …
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Jury seated in trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect
FILE – This file photo released Friday, April 19, 2013 by the Federal Bureau of Investigation shows Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. The trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tsarnaev can stay in Massachusetts, a federal appeals …
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GENEVA AUTO SHOW PHOTO GALLERY: Speed and luxury dominate
… Kayla Whitley and her husband, Kenny, Kristen, Gina, and Taylor Atkins; a great grandson, Lucas Bryan Whitley; two sisters, Alice Butt and her husband, Bill, and Sharon Sale and her husband, Chuck; a brother, Donnie Harris; and numerous nieces and …
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Lorrie Morgan concert deemed a success
Morgan, widow of the late country singer Keith Whitley, has had three No.1 singles in her career, and three of her albums have gone platinum, each with sales in excess of one million copies in the U.S. alone. She is a member of the Grand Ole Opry. Her …
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Latest Willie Nelson News

Musician Bell opens for Willie Nelson on Friday
Cody's own Luke Bell is headed for the bright lights of Atlanta on Friday night as the opening act for Willie Nelson. He'll have two more chances to convince the legendary county-western star that he's got what it takes to follow in Nelson's footsteps.
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Willie Nelson And The Piano Man Top Week In Upcoming Concerts
This week, everyone's favorite ponytailed country legend Willie Nelson continues to wear a hole in his trusty guitar and an Athens country rule-breaker takes the Tabernacle stage. Plus, an indie rocker brings a new kind of grit to the EARL, and Piano …
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Latest Texas sports
Steve Rogers Jr. drilled a 3 to cut Alabama State's deficit to 61-59 with 2:55 left. Brisco answered with a jumper … Baylor (22-8, 10-7) had a chance to tie, but Kenny Chery's shot was blocked by Myles Turner with 1 second left. Seven players from …
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Bob Elliott makes his annual trek to Tom Cheek's gravesite
Rogers Communications went looking for a new president the first week of November, phoning the Chicago White Sox and the Baltimore Orioles looking to replace Paul Beeston, who was in his third-floor office at the park. It was a bungled attempt at …
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Kenny Rogers, Legenda Musik Amerika
Kenny Rogers adalah salah satu dari sedikit artis yang menik mati sukses dalam karier musik dengan berbagai genre, jazz, folk, rock, country, dan pop. Lebih dari lima dekade, Kenny Rogers, penyanyi, penulis lagu, musisi, produser, aktor, fotografer …
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Kenny Rogers Blends Holiday and Country Classics on 2014 Christmas Tour
Kenny Rogers will deck the halls in 22 cities this November and December, as he crosses the U.S. and Canada on his 33rd holiday tour. The country legend's Christmas & Hits Through the Years trek, with special guest Linda Davis, will kick off November …
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Latest Dottie West News

Never a Gamble to See Kenny Rogers With Special Guest Linda Davis at the
Joined this evening by the lovely and extremely talented Linda Davis, Kenny is known as one of the most sought after duet partners being paired in the past with Dottie West, Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, Sheena Easton, Kim Carnes, and Juice Newton to …
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Scott bowls women's top series of season
Civic (Week 21) — Bud Light 32-8, Bowl Inn 26-14, Billy's Bargain Barn 26-14, Shut up and Bowl 24-16, West Central Bank 24-16, Silent Knights 14-26, Crop Production 12-28. HG: Matt Vaniter 278, HS: Andrew Combs 694, HTG: Bud Light 1,088, HTS: Bud …
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What a day out in 1963 looked like
The restaurant opened at its West Main Street location in 1949, run by the two Baruxes brothers, Paul and James. Although it has seen many … Dottie Turner opened her shop, Dottie's, in the early '60s, which I remember my mother frequenting. A popular …
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Latest Country Music Festival News

Joe Nichols to perform at Lansing country music fest
LANSING – Country star Joe Nichols is joining the lineup of Lansing's summer Taste of Country music festival alongside headliner Dierks Bentley. Lansing country radio station 100.7 WITL-FM announced Nichols' performance Thursday. Nichols has five No.
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Night in the Country Music Festival Releases 2015 Artists
YERINGTON, NV–(Marketwired – Jan 30, 2015) – Nevada's largest country music festival, Night in the Country, will kick off its 14th year with some of country music's hottest artists as well as the biggest lineup in its history. To accommodate the …
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Florida Georgia Line Not Paid, Then Sued for 'Defamation' By Country Explosion
Amid the country music festival gold rush, the ongoing legal tussle around Florida Georgia Line at last summer's Country Explosion in Tooele, Utah, serves as a reminder that potential pitfalls exist as new players enter the marketplace and talent …
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Festival Noize: Country Jam, Boston Calling, Veld
“This year's Country Jam delivers one of the strongest entertainment lineups of any major country music event in the nation this summer, with the possible exceptions of our own festivals in Minnesota and New York, WE Fest and the Taste Of Country Music …
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Latest Hank Williams News

Dave Davies Reflects on The Kinks' Origins, Embracing Technology
That's been a great thing about the Kinks over the decades. We always tried to touch on eclectic things we like. It's not one style straight ahead. We've borrowed and been influenced by a lot of music. Hank Williams was a really important writer …
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Bulldogs score seven en route to another shutout victory
Goalkeeper Bryce Williams careened in a soft shot, but when he went to pick it up the ball slow-rolled behind him to make it 2-0. Hank Sofferin made it 3-0 midway to the break on an assist by Neil White. And another Bainbridge miscue put it at 4-0 by …
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Claeys bullish about Gophers defense for 2015
He said Everett Williams and Cody Poock are both candidates to replace Wilson, and Jack Lynn could move back to the middle after starting at outside linebacker last year. Claeys said sophomore Jonathan Celestin's rapid development at outside linebacker …
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Latest Hank Snow News

Wertz Warriors annual ride passing through Arenac, Ogemaw counties
The snowmobiles and support staff are slated to arrive at the Moose Lodge at 10:45 a.m., at Town & Country at 2:40 p.m. and at Hank's at 4:45 p.m. According to an itinerary of the ride, the Wertz Warriors will stop for the evening at the Quality Inn …
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kd lang, Hank Snow, Shania Twain, Tommy Hunter and Renee Martel Honored
k.d. lang, Hank Snow, Shania Twain, Tommy Hunter and Renee Martel have been chosen for the series which will be made available in ten stamp packs and as a souvenir sheet with all five stamps. These will be non-denominational stamps (currently 85 …
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New book looks at Hank Snow's life and legacy
A biography of Hank Snow is something Oickle has been thinking about for many years, but when he realized how close of a milestone was approaching he made the pitch to Nimbus Publishing to get things going. After three years of work, the book I'm Movin …
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Latest Diamond Rio News

Rio Road interchange remains point of contention in US 29 improvement plan
The one-mile project from Dominion Drive to Woodbrook Drive will include an urban-diamond interchange with exit and entrance ramps to and from Rio and two lanes of through traffic passing beneath the intersection. State officials are scheduled to award …
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Rio Tinto Tells Staff Zimbabwe Taxes May Force Gem Mine C
(Bloomberg) — Rio Tinto Group told staff in Zimbabwe that government taxes may force it to close its sole diamond mine in the country, a letter to staff shows. The Murowa Diamond Mine, which is 78 percent held by London-based Rio, was valued at $ 279 …
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Diamond Rio Finds Fans Among Peers
When you've had more than 30 hit songs, it's hard to remember them all. And Diamond Rio admits they forget they cut some songs, but others, not only do their fans remind them, but their industry peers do, too. The band's Dana Williams tells Country …
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Heavy Traffic Expected on Canada's Diamond Ice Road
De Beers, Dominion Diamond Corporation and Rio Tinto jointly fund the road's operations because it significantly reduces transportation costs for bringing supplies to the Diavik, Ekati, Snap Lake and Gahcho Kué mines. Without the seasonal road …
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Latest Roy Clark News

What If the Braves Manage to Land Olivera?
But on Saturday, Atlanta witnessed a private workout for him in the Dominican Republic in front of a bunch of high-ranking Braves' executives: Fredi Gonzalez, John Coppolella, Gordon Blakeley, Roy Clark … and others. This was mentioned recently by …
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Result / Standings
NET: 1, Jim Connell, Mike Hurtt, Selby Hyde, 180; 2, Mike Meiring, Don Valentini, Bruce Mortenson, Wayne Wiedeman, 171. K.P. (0-12 hcp., 13-up hcp.): No. 4, Al Baham, Gordy Carrigan. No. 6, Dave Rush, Jim Clark. No. 14, Dave Stiemert, Jim Connell. No …
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Braves bringing back former scouting chief Roy Clark
An aggressive reshaping of the Braves front office continues with the return of longtime former scouting chief Roy Clark and the promotion of highly regarded scout Brian Bridges to scouting director. The Braves haven't announced the moves yet because …
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