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

    Monday Jul 9 | 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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  2. Young yodeler from Illinois announces debut albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | 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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  3. Walmart yodel kid of viral video fame announces debut albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. Watch a Yodelling Kida Mason Ramsey perform at Coachella 201810:59 am - Apr 14, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | NME

    Ramsey, from Golconda, Illinois, became a viral sensation last week after a video emerged of the youngster singing in his local Walmart store. The clip gained enormous popularity, spawning countless memes and fan spoofs.

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  16. Whethan brings the yodel kid to Coachella and the internet freaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Ramsey took the stage Friday afternoon alongside electronic dance artist Whethan. Two weeks ago the preteen from Golconda, Ill., was unknown, and then a video of him yodeling in a Walmart went viral and he became the next overnight sensation - with ...

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  17. Coachella's yodeling boy performance is just the start of the festival's latest makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Yodeler Mason Ramsey, left, and electronic dance artist Whethan perform Friday at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Two weeks ago the preteen from Golconda, Ill., was unknown, and then a video of him yodeling in a Walmart went viral and he became the next overnight sensation - with his own hashtags: #WalmartYodelBoy and #WalmartYodelingKid.

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  18. Watch Yodeling Boy's Coachella DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Stereogum

    Yodeling Boy is the world's newest viral sensation. Young Mason Ramsey, an 11-year-old kid from Golconda, Illinois, yodeled his way into our collective hearts a couple of weeks ago when he sang Hank Williams' "Lovesick Blues" in a Walmart while wearing a bow tie and cowboy boots.

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  19. Coachella 2018: Yodelling Walmart kid Mason Ramsey could perform with Post MaloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... and was also invited to perform on The Ellen DeGeneres Show . But who is Mason Ramsey? Mason Ramsey, from Golconda, Illinois, has become a viral hit after a video was posted on social media of the 11 year old yodelling Hank Williams' song, Lovesick ...

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  20. Coachella 2018 lineup adds 'Walmart' yodeling boy Coachella 2018 lineup adds 'Walmart' yodeling boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... indie superstars is the viral sensation "Walmart yodeling boy!" Sources close to the 11-year-old Mason Ramsey from Golconda, Illinois say that he as been tapped by Post Malone to perform with him on Saturday night. No news yet on if he has accepted, ...

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