Latest Jason Aldean News

Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line and Toby Keith Headlining Delaware
Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line and Toby Keith are headlining the first-ever Delaware Junction Country Music and Camping Festival next summer. The three-day event runs August 14 through 16, 2015 in Harrington, DE at the Delaware State Fairgrounds.
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Jason Aldean, Martina McBride Join WhyHunger's Hungerthon
Jason Aldean and Martina McBride are joining in the effort to eradicate hunger this holiday season. The country stars have donated one-of-a-kind packages to WhyHunger's 29th annual Hungerthon auction. WhyHunger is a grassroots support organization …
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Latest Waylon Jennings News

Eric Church gives a rocking, sold-out Sprint Center crowd a blast of new
“Country Music Jesus” calls for a second coming in the genre, one led by a “long-haired hippie prophet reading from the book of Johnny Cash.” And in “Lotta Boot Left to Fill,” he invokes Waylon Jennings and Hank Williams and chides poseurs who sing …
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Put up your 'Dukes': Tom Wopat & John Schneider back in tune
The Duke boys are at it again. Though this time around it's Santa Claus, not Boss Hogg, they have on their minds. Fresh off releasing their “Home for Christmas” album, John Schneider, 54, and Tom Wopat , 63, stars of the '80s series “The Dukes of …
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Billy Joe Shaver on His Outlaw Life and Hard-Fought Comeback
He famously penned the bulk of Waylon Jennings' seminal 1973 LP, Honky Tonk Heroes, which included such classics as the title track, "Old Five and Dimers Like Me" and "Ride Me Down Easy." His own solo albums, while never as commercially successful …

Latest Marty Robbins News

Area boys basketball capsules
… Colin Johanningmeier, sr., Carter Melrose, sr., Zach Schlader, sr., Weston Wink, sr., Connor Stallsmith, sr., Mitch Fox, jr., Brandt Gebel, jr., Shane Feller, jr., Ian Dailey, jr., Jacob Nixt, jr., Brady Sickmand, jr., Noah Robbins, jr., Bryce …
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City to close some park facilities for season
The restrooms at Delta, Modesto Gomez, Irwin J. Lamka, Sue Young, Blackie Chesher, Marty Robbins, Leona Forti, Westside Community and Capistrano parks as well as the Westside Sports Complex. The water features at Union Plaza and the Rose Garden.
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Sumrall Elementary announces honor roll
•Preston Clinton, Andrew Hensarling, Zachary Hensarling, Katelyn Hudson, Molly Spiers, Sierra Ballard, Austin Stringer, Justin Ardrey, Chris Carver, Marty Hinchey, Conner Walker, Evan Bayles, Tate Little, Caroline Sibley, Kennedy Smith, Emily Thompson …
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Latest T.G. Sheppard News

Kelly Lang and TG Sheppard Announce Engagement
Nashville, TN. (Top40 Charts/ Intersound Records) – We all know that April showers bring May flowers but for country singer/songwriter, Kelly Lang and longtime love, country legend T.G. Sheppard (shown here backstage at the Grand Ole Opry on April 27, …

Area natives to cap off Dixie concert series
Brandon Lay. Jackson native Brandon Lay will open for T.G. Sheppard during a June 14 concert at the Dixie Performing Arts Center. T.G. Sheppard. Country star T.G. Sheppard will light up the stage at the Dixie Performing Arts Center June 14 as the final …
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DJ Fontana, TG Sheppard and Norbert Putnam to Appear During Memphis' Elvis
Mother Dolores Hart who appeared in the films Loving You and King Creole before entering the church and singer T.G. Sheppard who started promoting records for Elvis before becoming a country star. August 15 includes the Elvis Gospel Celebration with …
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Latest Ricky Skaggs News

Ricky Skaggs, Vince Gill, Lee Ann Womack Highlight Hall of Fame Expansion
Sure, there were speeches, but the songs that threaded through them were eternal and evergreen as Nashville's Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum celebrated a recently-opened addition Tuesday afternoon (April 15) that more than doubled the …

Bluegrass Nights Feat. Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
You'd be hard-pressed to find a more fitting way to wrap up The Ryman's annual summer bluegrass series than with living legend Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, his troupe of picking aces. Performing live from the tender age of 5, Skaggs has played …
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Latest The Judds News

Calling all curd nerds
“The Judds have been dairy farmers since 1946, and they will be talking about their experiences in dairy and sustainable agriculture,” said library CEO Heather King. Along with Jensen Cheese, there will also be samples of yogurt and strawberries, King …

The Judds Are The Original Lohans
While they have been the ultimate bat shit crazy family for a few years, the Judds have been owning that shit for much longer. For multiple decades now, the Judd family has shown that fame and fortune only encourages drama and issues amongst family …
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Latest Keith Whitley News

Inspectors Park School Buses Over Safety Concerns
Keith Whitley has been a state inspector for 30 years. He believes Rockingham County parents have a reason to be concerned. He says it's unusual to park as many buses as inspectors did in Rockingham. "No 40 percent ain't average," Whitley said.
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The Roys Bring Holidays Home with "Bluegrass Kinda Christmas"
Lee's stirring interpretation of "There's A New Kid In Town" (Curly Putnam/Keith Whitley/Don Cook) is another highlight; filled with mature gravitas and nuance. The pair never shies away from fun and they excel on the upbeat classics "Santa Looked Like …
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Latest Bill Anderson News

Black Friday gets a little less frenzied
Bill Martin, co-founder of ShopperTrak, said it is unclear how stores will fare this year. Retailers have turned to Thanksgiving openings to stay competitive and avoid losing sales that have shifted earlier into the holiday, said Ramesh Swarmy, a …
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Fantasy Football: Time to get into the playoffs
If you can figure out the Patriots RB carosel, you must be Bill Belichick. Vereen is at least going to get touches in a PPR, but who knows who gets the goalline carries. For the Packers, I do think Davante … TE Julius Thomas, if he plays, is must …
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Latest Slim Whitman News

Wife of Slim Whitman dies at 84
Alma "Jerry" Crist Whitman, wife of the man once known as "America's Favorite Folksinger," Slim Whitman, died Monday at the age of 84. The Whitmans, who were married for 67 years, have lived in Middleburg since 1955 when they moved onto property once …
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Latest Billie Jo Spears News

Japan 3-month discount bills sold at negative yield for 1st time
TOKYO, Oct 23 (Reuters) – Japanese three-month government discount bills were sold for the first time at negative yields on Thursday, highlighting the strength of investor demand for short-term debt – whatever the yield – because the Bank of Japan is …
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A Minute With: Shailene Woodley on teen sex, violence and Marvel
LOS ANGELES, Oct 22 (Reuters) – For actress Shailene Woodley, transitioning from her teen years into adulthood in Hollywood was an emotional experience. "When I saw 'Fault in Our Stars' for the first time, I started crying," Woodley said of her hit …
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Europe's banks face moment of truth from ECB review
LONDON/FRANKFURT, Oct 23 (Reuters) – The euro zone's 130 biggest banks received the European Central Bank's final verdict on their finances on Thursday after a review aimed at drawing a line under persistent doubts about the health of the region's …
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