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  1. Yodel boy Mason Ramsey continues to win hearts on the Teen Choice Awards' red carpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... Lonnie Chavis, 10, dressed in a racing-inspired ensemble and also grabbed a photo with the musician. Mason is from Golconda, Illinois and has become a viral hit after a video was posted on social media of the 11 year old yodeling Hank Williams' ...

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  2. 2nd man arrested in stolen guns caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... The other man, Eric W. Brantley, 45, of Madisonville, turned himself in at the Pope County Sheriff's Department in Golconda, Illinois, on July 26, apparently after seeing himself of television. Paducah police received a tip July 25 that two men and ...

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  3. A person is dead following a single-vehicle crash in Pope County, Ill.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | KFVS12

    According to ISP, Weston Adams, 28, of Golconda, Ill. was driving on Glen Dale Road in Pope County, Ill.

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  4. 1 arrested, 1 still being sought by police after 29 stolen guns are left in vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | KFVS12

    ... According to police, one of the men, Eric Brantley, turned himself in at the Pope County Sheriff's Department in Golconda, IL at 10:20 p.m. Thursday, July 26. He was booked into the Saline County Jail, pending extradition to Kentucky. Willie Wiseman ...

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  5. IL lawmaker recognizes work at Lusk Conservancy DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | KFVS12

    ... represents the only public developed access point on Lusk Creek upstream from the State Recreation Area Marina in Golconda," Shimkus said. "I have recently visited the completed kayak ramp, and was impressed with what these different organizations ...

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  6. Indiana's Quinlin Wins T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Illini...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2018 | FishingWorld

    Boater Mike Quinlin of Mooresville. IN caught a 5-bass limit weighing 11 lbs, 13 oz, to win the Illini Division tournament on the Ohio River at Golconda.

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  7. Viral video brings album for young yodelerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... including the song that made Mason an overnight Internet sensation, "Lovesick Blues." Raised in the small town of Golconda, Illinois, Ramsey said his grandfather taught him to sing when he was 3 years old and he started performing at nursing homes, ...

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  8. Young yodeler from Illinois announces debut albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | The Daily Gazette

    ... song that made Mason an overnight Internet sensation, “Lovesick Blues.” Raised in the small town of Golconda, Illinois, Ramsey said his grandfather taught him to sing when he was 3 years old and he started performing at nursing homes, ...

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  9. Walmart yodel kid of viral video fame announces debut albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | Daily Times

    ... including the song that made Mason an overnight Internet sensation, "Lovesick Blues." Raised in the small town of Golconda, Illinois, Ramsey said his grandfather taught him to sing when he was 3 years old and he started performing at nursing homes, ...

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  10. Boating can bring a sense of peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... for winter exercise was my saving moment. The navigable headwater of Lusk Creek begins about 10 miles northwest of Golconda, Illinois, in the Shawnee National Forest. It is fed only by the rainwater of the Shawnee National Forest. As a creek fed by ...

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  11. VIDEO: Watch Mason Ramsey's Journey to FAMOUSRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Ramsey will make his anticipated return on Saturday (5/12). Discovered performing in an aisle at his local Walmart, Golconda, IL bred 11-year-old Mason Ramsey has captured the world's attention. The Atlantic Records and Big Loud Records artist's ...

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  12. Arlin J. RhoadsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2018 | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    Arlin J. Rhoads, age 85, of Golconda, IL passed away April 21, 2018 at his residence in Golconda, IL. Arlin was born on November 24, 1932 to the late Nathaniel Rutter and Corine Rhoads in Glenburn, North Dakota.

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  13. Walmart yodeling kid, 11, signs record deal after he became an internet sensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Walmart yodeling boy, 11, signs deal with same record label as Ray Charles after becoming internet sensation singing in Illinois superstore The 11-year-old boy who went viral after a video of him yodeling in Walmart was posted online has signed a record deal. Mason Ramsey, from Golconda, Illinois, shot to fame after he was seen belting his rendition of Hank Williams' Lovesick Blues in the aisles of the superstore.

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  14. That Walmart Yodel Boy's Dreams Are All Coming True Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Time

    A few weeks ago, 11-year-old Mason Ramsey was just a kid filmed yodeling in a Walmart in Golconda, Illinois, as he'd done for years. Then he went viral , picked up a few major fans - and is now cashing in on that success, performing at Nashville's historic Grand Ole Opry stage and at Coachella , signing a record deal and releasing a new original song of his own, called "Famous," of course.

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  15. Southern IL schools take stand against child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | KFVS12

    With that in mind, the Family Counseling Center, Inc. in Southern Illinois has held and will continue to hold activities in the counties it serves throughout the month. Emerson Elementary School in Cairo, Pope County Elementary and Junior High School in Golconda, and Hardin County K-12 School in Elizabethtown took part in Stand Up For Our Kids awareness walks.

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  16. ISP is advising drivers to be cautious during annual River to River RelayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | KFVS12

    Illinois State Police District 22 is advising drivers to use extra caution this weekend due to the annual River to River Relay. According to ISP, many rural roads and some state highways in the counties Union, Johnson and Pope will see high foot traffic on Saturday, April 21. The race starts at McGee Hill in La Rue Pine Hills and ends in Golconda, Ill.

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  17. River to River Relay 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | WOOZ-FM Carterville

    ... Johnson, and Pope counties. The race takes off in Union county, and finishes down by the Ohio river in downtown Golconda! I had a chance to talk to race director, Brad Dillard , on today's #KiTC Morning Show! ...

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  18. ISP is advising drivers to be cautious during annual River to River RelayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | KFVS12

    Illinois State Police District 22 is advising drivers to use extra caution this weekend due to the annual River to River Relay. According to ISP, many rural roads and some state highways in the counties Union, Johnson and Pope will see high foot traffic on Saturday, April 21. The race starts at McGee Hill in La Rue Pine Hills and ends in Golconda, Ill.

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  19. The One and Only Walmart Yodeling Boy Is Going to Bring Some Star Power to CoachellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Yahoo!

    Mason Ramsey, the boy from Golconda, Illinois who shot to fame overnight after a video of him yodeling at Walmart went viral, is taking his talents to Coachella. The 10-year-old Ramsey will perform at the annual music festival, heading back to out west just days after he appeared on The Ellen Show .

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  20. The Yodelling Kid Mason Ramsey did sing at Coachella and Justin Bieber is his biggest fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | Metro

    ... chat with Ellen on her show and once again performed the Hank Williams classic. Whethan recently tweeted about the Golconda, Illinois performer as he jokingly hit out at those who said he bore a resemblance to the yodelling wonderkid. And Post ...

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