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Latest Keith Whitley News

Watch: Belfast country singer being tipped for success in US
At that time Country was not seen by others to be cool so I gave up for a while until a couple of years ago when I made my first country music video. Which was a cover of don't close your eyes an old Keith Whitley song. Which was picked up by The Phil …
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Remember How Keith Whitley Died?
Keith Whitley's career may have been short but it gave him just enough time to make his mark on country music. From his first single's release in 1984 to his untimely death in 25 years ago this week, he had 19 hit singles. Whitley's alcoholism was …
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Ironton mayor race draws 4 candidates
Former mayor Bob Cleary wants back in the leadership position and will face off against three others, two from city hall — Katrina Keith, city benefits specialist, former mayor Jim Tordiff and John David Willis, building and code enforcement officer …
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Latest Toby Keith News

Toby Keith at Oak Mountain Amphitheatre: Country star remains large & in
Saxophonist Roman Dudok joins Toby Keith during the opening song on the front of the stage. Toby Keith brought his 2015 Good Times & Pickup Lines tour to the Oak Mountain Amphitheater in Pelham, Ala. Friday July 31, 2015. (Frank Couch/fcouch@al.com).
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Toby Keith's: We've paid our taxes, and we want to stay in Rosemont
But Toby Keith's General Manager Larry Vanni said this week everything owed has been paid — property taxes to Cook County, sales taxes to the state, and sales taxes and rent to the village, which owns the MB Financial Park entertainment district where …
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Rosemont may evict Toby Keith's bar
Boomtown Entertainment that licenses Keith's name did not respond to the Hearld's requests for comment. Other Toby Keith locations around the country have closed. Rosemont Mayor Brad Stephens says that he's already talking to other potential users of …
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Latest Sonny James News

Cal football 2015 season preview: Escaping Life on the Margins
Sonny Dykes sounds pleased with what he's seen from the offensive line, and I think Cal fans can be confident in the current starting five. Certainly the running game came on strong late last year, and there's no reason to think that Lasco and company …
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Rays 5, A's 4: The Rays face off against Sonny Gray
I could hear the season, which had long since been over, sound the faintest of bells, as if to announce its presence. The clouds were parting and the sun was peeking out. In the top of the sixth, the Rays went down in order, but not before James Loney …
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The top 10 shows around Philly this week
The tour for this consummate rock star-veteran producer's 25th (!) album, Global, has brought him back home again. philly.worldcafelive.com. Maseo + Mr. Sonny James + Manuvers Aug. 19 at Underground Arts “3 Feet High: A Creative Co-mix” is a …
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Latest Chet Atkins News

Picking the right chord – Australian virtuoso guitarist Tommy Emmanuel
The late Chet Atkins told me: 'I have spent my whole life trying to unlock some of the mystery in this instrument, now it is over to you Tommy." Atkins remains Emmanuel's biggest influence and it has been that way ever since he wrote to the American …
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Despite his accomplishments, Ricky Skaggs still looks forward to learning
Even though he's playing Chet Atkins style or Merle Travis style, when we do Louvin Brothers songs, he's taking solos. Then, when he and I do this old Jimmy Martin song called 'Oh What You Got,' he's doing some other things that just rock out. We're …
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Latest Kitty Wells News

OMG Never Again
Then my kitty was playing with and about to kill a mouse in our foyer. I shrieked. Poor little thing. I scooted out the door and drove to the Charles River — put one leg out of my car (it's pitch black out) and no joke, something big and furry brushes …
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Fargo-Moorhead LGBT Pride to celebrate 15 years
Hosted by Sasha Maria, the event doors open at 8pm and will feature several performers including Miss Kitty, Mia Star, Oliver Longtime, Alison Wunderlust and Taylor Sandhofner. … Minnesota State University Moorhead, North Dakota State University …
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Latest Jean Shepard News

Jean Shepard, Mandy Barnett to Set Sail On Opry Country Classic Cruise
The Grand Ole Opry is inviting fans to set sail with classic country music artists aboard the Royal Caribbean International's Voyager of the Seas. Famed country music broadcaster Ralph Emery, along with fellow Hall of Fame member Jean Shepard, Jan …
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10 Years Ago: Jason Aldean Makes His Grand Ole Opry Debut
He shared the stage with John Conlee, Jean Shepard and Diamond Rio, among others. But his mind was also on many of his own musical heroes, whose legacy he was continuing. “It makes you feel good to go out and stand in that little circle [taken from the …
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Latest Willie Nelson News

Willie Nelson, Kacey Musgraves and More to Perform at Farm Aid 2015
“We organized the first Farm Aid concert in Illinois in 1985 to respond to the people suffering during the farm crisis,” Nelson, president and founder of Farm Aid, says in a statement. “Thirty years later, in Chicago, we'll bring together so many of …
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Jimmy Carter discusses book, race and Willie Nelson's love of pot
When Jimmy Carter nearly bounds out of a hotel armchair to greet a journalist, it's refreshing to see that the 90-year-old former president has not been passing the time — like so many of us these days — deep in a smartphone. Instead, he's holding a …
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See Willie Nelson concert from center stage and support the Jackson County
JACKSON COUNTY – Do you want to see Willie Nelson up close and personal from the front row – center stage of the Clay Center on September 21st? The opportunity to win two of the best seats in the house could be yours! The Jackson County Community …
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Latest Taylor Swift News

Boss speaks out over Taylor Swift's criticism of Apple Music
Two months after Taylor Swift published a letter urging the company to reconsider Apple Music's stance on royalties, a Beats Music executive has revealed how Apple reacted to her calls. After it was announced that artists would receive nothing for the …
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Lena Dunham Turns Down a Makeover From Taylor Swift!
It used to be mad love, but now there's a bit of bad blood between Taylor Swift, 25, and pal Lena Dunham, 29. After Lena complained about feeling “chubby” while standing onstage next to the singer and her supermodel BFFs at a concert on July 10, an …
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Taylor Swift Vs. Spotify: Should Artists Be Allowed To Opt Out Of Free Streaming?
Many months ago, Taylor Swift created quite the stir in the music industry (and beyond—this is Taylor Swift we're talking about) when she decided to pull her music from Spotify after negotiations between her team and the Swedish streaming service fell …
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Taylor Swift's Gingham Crop Top: SHOP It Under & 15 Ways To Sport The
Taylor Swift sported one of the hottest summer trends, gingham, as she greeted fans backstage at her concert in her cute crop top — and you can SHOP for it right here, along with 15 other ways to show off the trend. Whether she's on or off the stage …
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Latest Kenny Rogers News

Does Scott Boras run the Nationals?
In 2006, that trio — catcher Ivan Rodriguez, outfielder Magglio Ordonez and pitcher Kenny Rogers — helped Detroit to its first World Series in more than two decades. So the Nationals – run by Rizzo, with Boras as the puppeteer? Both have heard it all …
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Kenny Rogers: Why I Never Slept with Dolly Parton
So what does Rogers, 76, love most about his longtime friend? "Dolly has no filter – if it goes in her mind, it comes out her mouth, she doesn't stop to think 'Maybe I shouldn't say this,'" he says. "She came over and put her arms around me and she …
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Bernie: The Jaime Garcia saga continues
(It's the same malady that ended Chris Carpenter's career _ though other pitchers, including Kenny Rogers, successfully made it back from similar repairs.) As Cardinals pitcher Lance Lynn told MLB Network radio: "I think we're going to see big things …
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Latest Eddy Arnold News

Still on the Hill to play at Faulkner County Library
Donna Stjerna — vocals, fiddle, cello, mandolin, washboard, mbira and songwriter — grew up in New York and California and began playing the fiddle at the age of 12, after being taken to see the “lady fiddler” in the Eddy Arnold show. As a teenager …
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@FGCU_MBB Travels To Face Xavier On National TV Sunday Afternoon
Iona raced out to a 49-38 halftime lead, but FGCU started to cut into that deficit early in the second half, and following a Marc-Eddy Norelia (Orlando, Fla./Olympia … J.R. Arnold HS/Georgia Tech) is tied for second in the A-Sun with 1.1 blocks per …
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