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  1. he new and improved Ramage will be an important tool in the war on terror.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... hardware out there," said Finklea. The new and improved Ramage will be an important tool in the war on terror. George Jones is the Vice President of Operations at Ingalls. "We'll be upgrading combat systems and spaces and doing general maintenance ...


  2. Florida Georgia Line put on a party at Edmonton's Rogers PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 |

    ... as though the gates to hell had opened behind the band, with eldritch horrors awaiting. The screaming head of George Jones may have appeared, or possibly that was an illusion. Read into that what you will. Anyways back to partying. Cursory rapping ...


  3. George Strait: "We Were Just a Band Like...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 |

    ... co-wrote "Kicked Outta Country" with Jamey Johnson over text about legends like Johnny Cash , Merle Haggard and George Jones getting phased out of country music toward the end of their careers. "I knew that was gonna happen at some point, and I ...


  4. Brad Paisley 'Touched' by Support After Death of Kimberly Williams-Paisley's MotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | ABC News

    ... heroes, he was also thinking about his own legacy. "The friendships with Jimmy Dickens and Bill Anderson and George Jones and Buck Owens -- and the list goes on and on. You know, Steve Wariner, Vince Gill. I didn't just get to meet these guys, I got ...


  5. Mentor Williams, Writer of Dobie Gray's 'Drift Away,' Dies at 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Billboard

    ... and ASCAP President Paul Williams was also known for co-writing such tunes as Randy Travis and George Jones' "A Few Ole Country Boys" in 1990, and Alabama's 1984 hit "When We Make Love." His best-known song by far, however, was Gray's "Drift Away," ...


  6. [LISTEN] Aaron Lewis does an incredible cover of Rascal Flatts "What Hurts The Most"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    ... ingle "That Ain't Country" He's actually been dabbling in Country for a whilecheck out this tune from 2010 with George Jones, Chris Young and Charlie Daniels


  7. Songwriter Mentor Williams of a oeDrift...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 |

    ... as Alabama's "When We Make Love" (1984), Eddy Raven's "She's Gonna Win Your Heart" (1984) and Randy Travis and George Jones' "A Few Ole Country Boys" (1990). Narvel Felts had a Top 10 country hit with "Drift Away" in 1973. The song was later covered ...


  8. All the Hits from Dierk Bentleya s...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 |

    ... had no money and just played for the love of music. He started the show with his way-back set list, including George Jones ' "Why Baby Why," Merle Haggard 's "Running Kind," and Hank Williams ' "Moanin' the Blues." Then Cole Swindell joined Bentley ...


  9. Heartbreak and hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    When American country singer George Jones died at the age of 81, his fans remembered his remarkable voice and his hard life and personal struggles. While many of his songs reflected his own despair and longing, it was the way he sang them that touched people deeply.


  10. Houston Cinema Arts Festival at MFAHRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2016 | Houston Press

    ... the Broken Spoke in Austin has hosted the likes of George Strait, Willie Nelson, Ernest Tubb, Bob Wills, George Jones, and Roy Acuff as regulars on its stage. Known as the last of the true Texas dance halls, this storied family establishment has ...


  11. Three-Legged Dawg keeps its classic soundRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... country music era, and it shows in the variety of bands we like to cover, such as ZZ Top, Lynyrd Skynyrd, George Jones, Merle Haggard, the Marshal Tucker Band and many more. Q. Was the plan to always be a cover band? Or was consideration ever given ...


  12. Howie Bros to perform in HorshamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Wimmera Mail-Times

    ... ic's top award. Raised near Benalla, Wayne spent 25 years performing in the US with the likes of Merle Haggard, George Jones and Vince Gill.


  13. Chesnutt unplugged at SondheimRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Country music treasure Mark Chesnutt will be unplugged, sharing his hits and the stories behind the music at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Fairfield Arts & Convention Center's Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts. Critics have hailed Chesnutt as a classic country singer of the first order and some of country music's most elite entertainers, from George Jones to George Strait, echo the sentiment.


  14. Sacco Sez: The roller derby RaiderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | Denver Broncos

    ... working for him. And in some cases, one would wonder, "Where the heck did this guy come from?" So was it with George Jones, and that will be the absolute last reference to him by his birth name. For the Raiders, their fans, and opponents like me ...


  15. Curly Putman Passed AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | Elvis Presley E-zine

    Claude Putman Jr. aka "Curly Putman" the "Green, Green Grass of Home" composer died on Sunday of heart failure at his home in Lebanon, Tenn. He was 85. "The Green, Green Grass of Home" became a worldwide hit for Tom Jones in 1967 and in 1975 was also a UK Top 30 hit for Elvis, his other hits included "D-I-V-O-R-C-E" for Tammy Wynette and "He Stopped Loving Her Today" for George Jones.


  16. 18 Black Country Singers You Need To KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Essence Magazine

    ... Black country stars you should know. Check them out! The noted soul singer dabbled in country with a cover of George Jones' "The Grand Tour." The single made it onto the Billboard country charts, another achievement in Neville's illustrious career. ...


  17. Grand Ole Opry to Bring Back Classic Country Series that Nashville MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 |

    TV is bringing back THAT NASHVILLE MUSIC which features classic country performances by musical legends from the Grand Ole Opry archives in Nashville, TN. The series offers rare performances not seen in decades from legendary stars such as George Jones, Mickey Gilley, Tammy Wynette and more! The series premieres on the national cable network with Barbara Mandrell and the Statler Brothers on November 5th at 8:30 p.m. ET during the network's weekly music and entertainment lineup, "Saturday Night Music Row."


  18. 50th Annual CMA Awards: Brad & Carrie Take on the ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | KZKX-FM Lincoln

    Politics is usually something country music award shows shy away from, but co-hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood played it for laughs during the 50th Annual CMA Awards Wednesday night. After a star-studded musical opening, Brad and Carrie took the stage and started singing George Jones' " The Race Is On," changing the lyrics to "We're so freakin' sick of politics/we don't even care who wins."


  19. CMA Awards 2016: Alan Jackson & George Strait Honor 50 Years of the CMAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Billboard

    ... Jackson and George Strait followed up their show-stopping 2013 CMA Awards performance (which served to honor George Jones ) with another tribute, to the heroes of country music after a half-century of ceremonies. Jackson kicked off the tribute with ...


  20. Claude 'Curly' Putman dead; country hitmaker was 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Newsday

    ... songwriter Bobby Braddock. Together they wrote "He Stopped Loving Her Today," which became a signature song for George Jones and is considered to be one of the greatest country songs in history. "The Green, Green Grass of Home" became a country hit ...