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  1. County commissioner buys Melody Ranch, to leave office at end of termRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... off Waco's traffic circle. It is showing its age, he concedes, but remains filled with memories and potential. Willie Nelson played there, as did Garth Brooks, Alabama, Rodney Carrington, Merle Haggard and George Strait. With its massive floor space ...

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  2. Athens' Anderson East earns Grammy nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Decatur Daily

    ... received a nod for Best Americana Roots Performance of the Year for "All on My Mind." Other nominees are Willie Nelson, Jon Batiste, Sean Ardoin and Brandi Carlile. A graduate of Athens High School, East, who currently lives in Nashville, caught the ...

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  3. 2019 Grammy Nominees Include Kacey Musgraves, Chris Stapleton, Kelsea ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | WORC-FM Worcester

    ... Brothers Osborne picked up two nominations for Best Country Album and Best Country Duo/Group Performance. Willie Nelson earned nominations for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album and Best American Roots Performance. John Prine scored three nominations ...

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  4. Willie Nelson nominated for two Grammys; other locals also get nodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Austin American Statesman

    Austin legend Willie Nelson received Grammy nominations for both of the albums he released in 2018, topping a short list of locals up for consideration when the Recording Academy presents its annual awards show in Los Angeles on Feb. 10. The title track of "Last Man Standing," which consists entirely of songs Nelson wrote with producer Buddy Cannon, is up for Best American Roots Performance. And "My Way," Nelson's album of standards associated with Frank Sinatra, was nominated for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album.

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  5. Brandi Carlile, Kacey Musgraves, Maren Morris Lead 2019 Country and Americana Grammy NomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CMT.com

    Brandi Carlile , Kacey Musgraves and Maren Morris lead country and Americana nominees for the 61st annual Grammy Awards. The nominees were announced Friday .

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  6. Why Thinking Negatively Isn't Always a Bad ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Connecticut Post

    Willie Nelson, one of my favorite artists, is quoted as saying , "Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results." With all due respect to The Red-Headed Stranger , I suspect Mr. Nelson was a little off-base when he said this.

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  7. Everything we know about Far Cry: New Dawn, plus early screenshotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | TrustedReviews

    A new Far Cry has been announced, set in the post-apocalyptic wasteland of an America ravaged by a nuclear assault. Far Cry: New Dawn is a Primal-esque standalone sequel: an unnumbered entry into the franchise that reuses Far Cry 5's Hope County setting, reworked because of the whole nuclear apocalypse thing, to explore new ideas.

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  8. Thunderbirds to headline Travis base air show in March 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | The Daily Republic

    It is going to be the U.S. Air Force aerial demonstration team, the Thunderbirds, who will bring the thunder to Travis Air Force Base's March 2019 air show titled Thunder over the Bay. The base's public affairs office announced the title act Thursday for the air show/open house that's planned March 30-31.

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  9. Music News: Paul McCartney, Willie Nelson, Queen and Lots of Other Big NamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Dallas Observer

    Classic rock outfits are all the rage in this week's batch of new concert announcements. Paul McCartney, Willie Nelson, Dead & Company, Queen, Steve Earle and Judas Priest headline some of the top upcoming performers.

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  10. Florida Strawberry Festival Announces Headline Entertainment LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Osprey Observer

    ... Orchestra (Free); 3:30 p.m The Oak Ridge Boys ($20) and 7:30 p.m. ALABAMA ($45); Friday, March 1 - 3:30 p.m. Willie Nelson & Family ($45) and 7:30 p.m. Brothers Osborne ($40) Saturday, March 2 - 3:30 p.m. Home Free ($20) and 7:30 p.m. Kool & the ...

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  11. COLUMN: Heroes make us who we areRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | The Gazette

    Are heroes molded by the societies which produce them, or do heroes create the values that define societies? It's a perennial question. Colorado Springs is imbued with the military ethos and we take the question of war heroes seriously.

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  12. 8 Songs To Listen To for a Texan ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Dallas Observer

    ... who feel a little lonely. "Pretty Paper" by Roy Orbison "Pretty Paper" was originally written by fellow Texan Willie Nelson in 1963, but it was Roy Orbison who turned it into a holiday hit. The song was recorded only a year before Orbison's other ...

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  13. Country rocker Steve Earle in Lafayette Thursday Steve Earle performs ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Journal and Courier

    ... The album does just that, harkening back to the early '70s, when these performers, along with the likes of Willie Nelson, Johnny Paycheck and Billy Joe Shaver, began changing the face of country music, adding a more rock-based edge to the ...

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  14. The Highwaymen Live at Nassau ColiseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | KUAT-TV Tucson

    Join Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson -"the Mt. Rushmore of country music"-for this live concert recorded in 1990.

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  15. I generally abhor political correctness, but it really is time to...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Dallas Morning News

    ... to womanhood. Less than a decade ago, 30-year-old Norah Jones walked into a studio to knock out a version with Willie Nelson at 76. If that's not cringe-resistant, I don't know what is. There are examples everywhere these days of people twisting off ...

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    Monday Dec 3 | 102.9 The New W4 Country

    Following in the hallowed footsteps of Merle Haggard, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Loretta Lynn and more, Reba McEntire was honored at the 2018 Kennedy Center Honors during a ceremony in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 2. Sometimes when we meet our heroes, it doesn't always pan out how you hope," said Kelly before performing "Fancy," "but meeting Reba, being friends with her and eventually becoming family has been one of the highlights of my life - truly." "I've been here three times before tonight," said Reba from the stage.

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  17. Reba McEntire Receives 2018 Kennedy Center Honors Award: "I Was ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | WORC-FM Worcester

    Following in the hallowed footsteps of Merle Haggard, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Loretta Lynn and more, Reba McEntire was honored at the 2018 Kennedy Center Honors during a ceremony in Washington, D.C., on Dec. 2. Sometimes when we meet our heroes, it doesn't always pan out how you hope," said Kelly before performing "Fancy," "but meeting Reba, being friends with her and eventually becoming family has been one of the highlights of my life - truly." "I've been here three times before tonight," said Reba from the stage.

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  18. Review: Steve Earle remains a modern day Quixote as he celebrates the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | The Morning Call

    ... Town." Growing up in San Antonio, Texas, Earle was a disciple of outlaw artists such as Townes Van Zandt, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Guy Clark, and many others of a mostly bygone era. Earle evokes the passionate storytelling of yesteryear, painting ...

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  19. LIVE: Anderson East @ The Egg, 11/6/18Read the original story

    Monday Dec 3 | Nippertown!

    ... version of the old Sam & Dave groover "Hold On, I'm Coming". East's wide ranging repertoire traveled from a Willie Nelson song, "Pick Up My Pieces", (which he wryly introduced by first claiming he was no country singer), to "All on My Mind", a ...

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  20. David Wilcox Wins Top Honors in the 23rd Annual USA Songwriting...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 3 | PRWeb

    Singer Songwriter David Wilcox won the top award as well as Best Folk Song award at the 23rd Annual USA Songwriting Competition. I'm grateful my song was selected winner of the top prize in the USA Songwriting competition.

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