Bob Wills

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Chicago Tribune
Culture flourishes when it's all shook upwrites: "His first big hit, 'Maybellene,' adapted an old melody that had been r
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
writes: "His first big hit, 'Maybellene,' adapted an old melody that had been recorded by country-music performers like Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys. Berry combined the 'hillbilly' sound of white country with the African-American rhythm and... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Residents in Turkey recovering after severe stormsbusinesses also lost power and took damage. A small restaurant dedicated to Am
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 8 days ago
businesses also lost power and took damage. A small restaurant dedicated to American country music singer and fiddler Bob Wills was severely damaged. Many residents say it'll probably have to be taken down and are sad to see it go. Edward... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Bay Minette police chief retires weeks after being found guilty of illegally dumping sewageBay Minette Police Chief Clarence Crook is retiring, according to the city's ma
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 13 days ago
Bay Minette Police Chief Clarence Crook is retiring, according to the city's mayor. Mayor Bob Wills said Chief Crook's last day will be August 30. This announcement comes just weeks after Crook landed into trouble, because of his side business,... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Bay Minette police chief retires weeks after being found guilty of illegally dumping sewageBay Minette Police Chief Clarence Crook is retiring, according to the city's ma
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 13 days ago
Bay Minette Police Chief Clarence Crook is retiring, according to the city's mayor. Mayor Bob Wills said Chief Crook's last day will be August 30. This announcement comes just weeks after Crook landed into trouble, because of his side business,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Newly formed Citywide Sports Network to produce area games this seasonon Nov. 4, Marshall-UTSA on Nov. 18 and two Texas State games. “Citywide Sport
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
on Nov. 4, Marshall-UTSA on Nov. 18 and two Texas State games. “Citywide Sports Network will start providing the television coverage and exposure local universities deserve,” Quarter Moon CEO Bob Wills said in a statement. sports@express-ne... Read more
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Billboard
Patsy Cline's 10 Best Songsthe song apart. 4. Patsy Cline - "Faded Love" Cline’s death was still in the
Billboard / Posted 25 days ago
the song apart. 4. Patsy Cline - "Faded Love" Cline’s death was still in the news when Decca released her version of this Bob Wills classic in 1963. This Patsy Cline song speaks for itself, as the 1960-1963 Decca years with Bradley stand as one of... Read more
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Billboard
Merle Haggard's 10 Best Songshits of his run on Epic Records, thanks in part to some tasty fiddle licks from
Billboard / Posted 26 days ago
hits of his run on Epic Records, thanks in part to some tasty fiddle licks from veteran instrumentalist (and one time Bob Wills & The Texas Playboys member) Tiny Moore. 19. Merle Haggard - "Someday When Things Are Good" Haggard teamed up... Read more

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