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  1. Loretta Lynn returns after stroke to honor Alan JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 24 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    George Strait, left, Loretta Lynn, second from left, and Connie Smith join Alan Jackson, right, in singing "Will the Circle Be Unbroken" during Jackson's induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame on Oct. 22, 2017. NASHVILLE, Tenn.

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  2. Loretta Lynn returns to spotlight after stroke, inducts Alan JacksonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 24 | WPXI

    ... country music.' He hasn't let me down." Lynn joined Alan, George and fellow Country Music Hall of Fame member Connie Smith to close out the ceremony with a singalong of the official anthem of the Hall of Fame, "Will the Circle Be Unbroken." Before ...

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  3. Loretta Lynn returns after stroke to honor Alan JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Nashville, Tenn. (Andrew Nelles/The Tennessean via AP) George Strait, left, Loretta Lynn, second from left, and Connie Smith join Alan Jackson, right, in singing "Will the Circle Be Unbroken" during Jackson's induction into the Country Music Hall of ...

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  4. Country Music Hall of Fame inducts Alan Jackson, Don Schlitz, Jerry ReedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | USA Today

    Country Music Hall of Fame inducts Alan Jackson, Don Schlitz, Jerry Reed Three new inductees were welcomed into country music's most exclusive, unbroken circle Sunday night. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2gDPSj1 musicians George Strait, Loretta Lynn, Connie Smith and Alan Jackson perform onstage at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Medallion Ceremony on Oct. 22, 2017 in Nashville, Tenn.

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  5. Iconic RCA Victor dog returns to Nashville's historic Studio ARead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 22 | USA Today

    ... tug. Chet Atkins, right, RCA's Nashville operations manager, trumpeter Al Hirt, second from left, singer Connie Smith, second from right, and another guest attend the grand opening of RCA Victor's new recording center March 29, 1965. Union members ...

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  6. Country star Marty Stuart proud to act as a bridge between legends of the past and new talentRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2017 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    ... music alive. "I totally understand it and I embrace it to be honest," he said. "My wife Connie (country star Connie Smith) and I really enjoy putting our arms around young artists - singers, musicians or producers - who really have it in their ...

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  7. Woman Dies In Laurel Co. CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... was partially ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. She has been identified as 53-year-old Connie Smith of London. The driver of the vehicle was identified as Connie Smith's husband, Randy. Randy Smith was airlifted by medical ...

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  8. Kelsey Waldon does things the right wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Cincinnati.com

    ... my steel player, and I, we do things for a reason. We were certainly inspired by Weldon Myrick, who played with Connie Smith in the '60s and '70s. "There was about a decade there where Lloyd Green and Buddy Emmons and Weldon Myrick a session ...

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  9. Rural America's Hottest Cable Channel Scrambles to Replace Country...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | Billboard

    ... routine: a couple of songs performed by him and his band; a number from his wife, Country Music Hall of Famer Connie Smith ; two numbers from the guest, one featuring Stuart; and a performance of an old-time tune from local comedic banjo player ...

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  10. 'Miss Country Soul' Jeannie Seely Celebrates 50 Years as Member of Grand Ole OpryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... music history to reach the milestone, joining Minnie Pearl, Jean Shepard, Wilma Lee Cooper, Loretta Lynn and Connie Smith with that distinction. "Jeannie Seely lives and breathes the Grand Ole Opry," Williams said. "It is an honor for all of us to ...

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  11. Bill Withers Covers Little Jimmy Dickens on First New Song in 32 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... was famous for his rhinestone suits.) Other artists on the record include Charlie McCoy, Tim O'Brien and Connie Smith. The album is available for purchase on Bandcamp . Like Dickens, Withers was born in West Virginia. But unlike Dickens, who had a ...

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  12. Gordon Lightfoot's 10 Best Songs: Critic's PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Billboard

    ... of the song belonged to Marty Robbins , who earned a number one hit in 1965 with the song. Later in the decade, Connie Smith also covered the song, earning a spot in the Hot Country Songs Top 20. The singer earned a hit in 1975 with this moving ...

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  13. Little Big Town Covers Tim McGraw's 'Humble and Kind' on Grand Ole Opry's Radio Replay: PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Billboard

    Throughout the annals of the Grand Ole Opry's almost 92-year history, certain members have had penchants for certain songwriters. Connie Smith, for example, recorded over eighty songs that were written by Dallas Frazier.

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  14. Honky-tonkin' with Patsy - Torch and Twang' bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... ng natives Sen. Robert C. Byrd, Little Jimmy Dickens, Wilma Lee and Stoney Cooper, Kathy Mattea, Charlie McCoy, Connie Smith and more. Locals like Pete Gordon of Critton Hollow String Band and Dr. Matt Hahn are also members.

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  15. Judy Foreman: Global Neighborhood Fund Goes the Distance for Last Mile HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Noozhawk

    Thanks in part to Santa Barbara nonprofit organization, Dr. Raj Panjabi and his team are making a health-care difference in Liberia Dr. Raj Panjabi, co-founder and CEO of Last Mile Health, recently spoke to a gathering of the Global Neighborhood Fund, which was co-founded by Sandra Tyler, left, and Connie Smith, along with Nancy Koppelman. It was seven years ago when I first learned of Last Mile Health and its work in the war-torn West African nation of Liberia.

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  16. Tucker Beathard, Ryan Hurd Slate Late Night 'Wrecking Ball' ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... June 7th, at Music City nightspot 3rd & Lindsley. Rhiannon Giddens, the Wild Feathers and Stuart's wife Connie Smith all set to play annual midnight concert in Nashville Beathard and Hurd are both Rolling Stone Country Artists You Need to Know ...

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  17. Committee formed to look at Newton Falls Community Center preservationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    An ad hoc committee is being formed to look at the feasibility of saving the former USO building and gathering funds for restoration work. "They've given us three months to come up with a plan moving forward with fundraising efforts and repairs," said Connie Smith Talcott, historic building preservation committee chairman for the Newton Falls Preservation Foundation.

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  18. Marty Stuart Reveals Late Night Jam Lineup, Performs on 'Colbert'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | RollingStone

    Rhiannon Giddens, the Wild Feathers and Stuart's wife Connie Smith all set to play annual midnight concert in Nashville CMA Music Festival is just around the corner, and with it comes one of Nashville's most anticipated annual events, Marty Stuart's Late Night Jam. In anticipation of the 16th installment of the Jam, Stuart has shared this year's stacked lineup.

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  19. Nashville recording artist to perform at Ohio Valley Opry April 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Marietta Times

    The Ohio Valley Opry in McConnelsville announces that Grand Ole Opry Star and Nashville Recording Artist Connie Smith will be making her third appearance on the OVO on Saturday, April 15. An Ohio native from the Lower Salem area, Connie Smith moved to Nashville to pursue her singing career, and was a virtual overnight success. written by Bill Anderson and recorded on July 16, 1964 when she was just 23, became one of the most celebrated singles in country music history-the first debut single by a female country singer to go to Number One, a position it held for eight weeks.

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  20. Willie Nelson, Keith Richards & More at Merle Haggard Tribute Concert: Exclusive PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Billboard

    ... backstage at the Merle Haggard Tribute concert at Bridgestone Arena on April 6, 2017 in Nashville, Tenn. Connie Smith, Chris Janson, and Tanya Tucker perform at the Merle Haggard Tribute concert at Bridgestone Arena on April 6, 2017 in Nashville, ...

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