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Clint Black Announces 2024 World Tour Celebrating 35 Years of ‘Killin’ Time’

Feb 19, 2024 at 04:02 pm by Bethany Bowman

Following three sold-out shows at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium, Clint Black is going on tour to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the award-winning album, Killin’.... Read More

Celebrate Presidents’ Day!

Feb 19, 2024 at 01:54 pm by JC Bowman

Presidents' Day is a US national holiday that honors the first president, George Washington. The role of the President of the United States is unlike any other and requires un.... Read More

Help Wanted: Seeking Qualified Teachers

Feb 14, 2024 at 03:18 pm by JC Bowman

The truth is that teaching is a challenging profession that requires a unique set of skills and abilities, and not everyone is cut out for it. The pandemic worsened the proble.... Read More

Purple Paws Mixer for the Beesley Animal Foundation

Feb 14, 2024 at 03:17 pm by Beesley Animal Foundation 4

Purple Paws is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds to assist domestic, non-domestic, and service animal charities along with spay/neuter programs through.... Read More

T.G. Sheppard and Kelly Lang Release ‘You’re Still The One’ Just In Time For Valentine’s Day

Feb 12, 2024 at 09:43 am by Bethany Bowman

One of my favorite country music couples is T.G. Sheppard and Kelly Lang. I learned last year that the pair were planning a new duets album for 2024. They decided that the f.... Read More

The Achievement School District is a Failed Approach to School Reform

Feb 11, 2024 at 08:04 pm by JC Bowman

"What did Ronald Reagan comprehend that many current conservatives fail to see? This quote encapsulates it perfectly: "The most frightening words in the English language are,.... Read More

Music Spotlight: Scotty Hasting

Feb 09, 2024 at 06:00 am by Bethany Bowman

I often run across veterans while writing about country music. And while only a few veterans also become performing musicians, there is something about having served that ma.... Read More

Music Spotlight: Josh Abbott Band

Feb 05, 2024 at 11:10 am by Bethany Bowman

One of the bands I have been wanting to feature for a while is the Josh Abbott Band. With multiple hit songs having multi-million streams, they are hugely popular in th.... Read More

Music Spotlight: Josh Abbott Band

Feb 05, 2024 at 11:10 am by Bethany Bowman

One of the bands I have been wanting to feature for a while is the Josh Abbott Band. With multiple hit songs having multi-million streams, they are hugely popular in th.... Read More

Tennessee State of the State Preview and Thoughts

Feb 03, 2024 at 09:06 am by JC Bowman

State of the State speeches are highly significant for governors as they allow them to communicate their vision, priorities, and plans to the citizens and lawmakers of the sta.... Read More

Artimus Pyle Releases ‘Anthems - Honoring The Music of Lynyrd Skynyrd'

Feb 02, 2024 at 08:47 am by Bethany Bowman

Artimus Pyle, a distinguished Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Member and former drummer for Lynyrd Skynyrd, unveils his tribute album, Anthems - Honoring The Music of Lynyrd Sk.... Read More

I often run across veterans while writing about country music. And while only a few veterans also become performing musicians, there is something about having served that makes their music ri

Feb 02, 2024 at 06:00 am by Bethany Bowman

I often run across veterans while writing about country music. And while only a few veterans also become performing musicians, there is something about having served that ma.... Read More

Becca Bowen Releases New EP, County Line

Jan 31, 2024 at 11:14 am by Bethany Bowman

An artist that I have featured a few times in the past is Becca Bowen. I love her energy, passion, and big, beautiful voice. The South Carolina native mixes her authent.... Read More

Eliminate Bureaucratic Barriers in Public Education

Jan 31, 2024 at 09:37 am by JC Bowman

Over the past four decades, schools and their staff have been burdened with burdensome regulations and requirements, hindering effective teaching. Public education is often ha.... Read More

Lee to Deliver the State of the State

Jan 30, 2024 at 03:20 pm by JC Bowman

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee announced he will deliver the State of the State address to the General Assembly on Monday, February 5 at 6 p.m. CST. The joint session will take p.... Read More
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