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Bureau County Republican
Donnie ChristiansenShriners, and Planning and Zoning Commission of Kewanee. His hobbies included g
Donnie Christiansen
Bureau County Republican / Posted 11 hours ago
Shriners, and Planning and Zoning Commission of Kewanee. His hobbies included genealogy, traveling,gardening, listening to George Jones and watching his kids and grandkids play sports. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 30, at the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Country singer Jean Shepard dies; was Grand Ole Opry stapleJean Shepard, Janie Fricke, Jeannie Seely and Emmylou Harris perform during Pla
Country singer Jean Shepard dies; was Grand Ole Opry staple
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
Jean Shepard, Janie Fricke, Jeannie Seely and Emmylou Harris perform during Playin' Possum! The Final No Show Tribute To George Jones - Show at Bridgestone Arena on November 22, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Larry Busacca/NJ/Getty... Read more
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The News-Times
Country singer Jean Shepard dies; was Grand Ole Opry stapleJean Shepard, Janie Fricke, Jeannie Seely and Emmylou Harris perform during Pla
Country singer Jean Shepard dies; was Grand Ole Opry staple
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
Jean Shepard, Janie Fricke, Jeannie Seely and Emmylou Harris perform during Playin' Possum! The Final No Show Tribute To George Jones - Show at Bridgestone Arena on November 22, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Larry Busacca/NJ/Getty... Read more
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cmt.com
Grand Ole Opry Star Jean Shepard Dead at Age 82as a commercial art form. But Shepard said in subsequent interviews that the ch
Grand Ole Opry Star Jean Shepard Dead at Age 82
cmt.com / Posted yesterday
as a commercial art form. But Shepard said in subsequent interviews that the charter members, including the chief movers, George Jones and Tammy Wynette, lacked her crusading ardor and either drifted away or were pressured away from the... Read more
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Daily Press
Sizing up the state of Virginia's artistsphotographer Glen McClure's larger-than-life black-and-white image of an old ye
Sizing up the state of Virginia's artists
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
photographer Glen McClure's larger-than-life black-and-white image of an old yet eminently dignified gentleman — "Mr. George Jones" of Newport News — which won the Second Place Award, not to mention the ethereal watercolor portrait of "The... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Balloon Fair begins with Friday night entertainmentJerry Jeff Walker, Son Volt, Wilco, Billy Bragg, Woody Guthrie, John Prine, Ala
Balloon Fair begins with Friday night entertainment
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
Jerry Jeff Walker, Son Volt, Wilco, Billy Bragg, Woody Guthrie, John Prine, Alan Jackson, the Grateful Dead, Jimmy Reed, George Jones, Bob Dylan, the Band, Lee Dorsey, Commander Cody, Guy Clark, Utah Phillips, Shake Russell, and some... Read more
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cmt.com
CMT's Artist Discovery Reveals Newest Talentand who doesn’t love a good sweet twist at the end of the video? [ video unava
CMT's Artist Discovery Reveals Newest Talent
cmt.com / Posted 4 days ago
and who doesn’t love a good sweet twist at the end of the video? [ video unavailable on this device ] Hoge has opened for George Jones, Rascal Flatts and Craig Morgan, to name a few, and toured all over the world to perform for our... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Education Insider: Hartley web calendar befouled by hackoffline Tuesday after the nationwide hack. No other parts of the school’s websi
Education Insider: Hartley web calendar befouled by hack
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
offline Tuesday after the nationwide hack. No other parts of the school’s website were compromised, said diocese spokesman George Jones. Jones said in an email that no one yet knows who did this or why. “School officials met with all students... Read more
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Billboard
John Prine on His Duets Album 'For Better, or Worse' & His 'Sassy' Song With Kacey Musgraveshe said, allowing that one artist’s suggestion led Prine on somewhat of an educ
John Prine on His Duets Album 'For Better, or Worse' & His 'Sassy' Song With Kacey Musgraves
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
he said, allowing that one artist’s suggestion led Prine on somewhat of an educational listen through the early works of George Jones. “Most of them chose one of the songs, but Susan Tedeschi wrote me a letter and said ‘John, I’ll do anything you... Read more
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Accounting Today
Wolters Kluwer Projects Inflation-Adjusted Tax Bracketsfor the 12-month period ending on August 31, 2016, show a slight uptick for the
Wolters Kluwer Projects Inflation-Adjusted Tax Brackets
Accounting Today / Posted 7 days ago
for the 12-month period ending on August 31, 2016, show a slight uptick for the year ahead, according to Wolters Kluwer’s George Jones. “Dollar wise, the inflation adjustments yield significantly greater amounts if you’re beginning with a larger... Read more
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Philly.com
Jazz guitarist John Scofield brings his modern sounds in country and western to Ardmoreever-eclectic Scofield takes a variety of approaches to the material on Country
Jazz guitarist John Scofield brings his modern sounds in country and western to Ardmore
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
ever-eclectic Scofield takes a variety of approaches to the material on Country for Old Men. The album opens with George Jones' "Mr. Fool," all its twang and bar-room melancholy intact, complete with a piano solo by Goldings that would... Read more
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Billboard
Garth Brooks' SiriusXM Channel a Tech Toy With Some Big Advantagesof mainstream radio. “Whiskey,” a dramatic 6/8 ballad with honky-tonk sensibili
Garth Brooks' SiriusXM Channel a Tech Toy With Some Big Advantages
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
of mainstream radio. “Whiskey,” a dramatic 6/8 ballad with honky-tonk sensibilities, recalls the stark-country tone of George Jones’ duets with Melba Montgomeryin the 1960s. With the Garth Channel, Brooks can invoke “the old stuff,” as he’s... Read more
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Louth Leader
Louth Old Boys Reds open season with high-scoring winwhich found the top right corner to seal an 8-5 victory. The Reds manager said
Louth Old Boys Reds open season with high-scoring win
Louth Leader / Posted 10 days ago
which found the top right corner to seal an 8-5 victory. The Reds manager said a big thank-you to Franco Cowley and Idris George-Jones for stepping up without hesitation or complaint, both playing and doing the club proud. The management team... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Celebrities who served in the militaryHefner (U.S. Army) Jimi Hendrix (U.S. Army) Charlton Heston (U.S. Army Air Co
Celebrities who served in the military
KTXS Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
Hefner (U.S. Army) Jimi Hendrix (U.S. Army) Charlton Heston (U.S. Army Air Corps) Ice-T (U.S. Army Rangers) George Jones (U.S. Marine Corps) James Earl Jones (U.S. Army Rangers) Ed McMahon (U.S. Marine Corps) Steve McQueen (U.S.... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Celebrities who served in the militaryHefner (U.S. Army) Jimi Hendrix (U.S. Army) Charlton Heston (U.S. Army Air Co
Celebrities who served in the military
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 days ago
Hefner (U.S. Army) Jimi Hendrix (U.S. Army) Charlton Heston (U.S. Army Air Corps) Ice-T (U.S. Army Rangers) George Jones (U.S. Marine Corps) James Earl Jones (U.S. Army Rangers) Ed McMahon (U.S. Marine Corps) Steve McQueen (U.S.... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Celebrities who served in the militaryHefner (U.S. Army) Jimi Hendrix (U.S. Army) Charlton Heston (U.S. Army Air Co
Celebrities who served in the military
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 days ago
Hefner (U.S. Army) Jimi Hendrix (U.S. Army) Charlton Heston (U.S. Army Air Corps) Ice-T (U.S. Army Rangers) George Jones (U.S. Marine Corps) James Earl Jones (U.S. Army Rangers) Ed McMahon (U.S. Marine Corps) Steve McQueen (U.S.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Tight ensemble in ‘Calendar Girls’ hits all the right emotional, naked notesto get a dose of classic country Oct. 1 and 2 when Andrew Crowe performs “The G
Tight ensemble in ‘Calendar Girls’ hits all the right emotional, naked notes
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
to get a dose of classic country Oct. 1 and 2 when Andrew Crowe performs “The Grand Tour — A Celebration of the Music of George Jones” at the Opera House. “Calendar Girls” runs Wednesdays-Sundays through Sept. 25 at the Bangor Opera House.... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 12while waiting for a red light in London, conceives the idea of the nuclear chai
On this day: September 12
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 13 days ago
while waiting for a red light in London, conceives the idea of the nuclear chain reaction. 1931: Country music singer George Jones, best known for hits such as "He Stopped Loving Her Today" and "White Lightning," is born in Saratoga, Texas. He... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 12while waiting for a red light in London, conceives the idea of the nuclear chai
September 12
KTXS Abilene / Posted 14 days ago
while waiting for a red light in London, conceives the idea of the nuclear chain reaction. 1931: Country music singer George Jones, best known for hits such as "He Stopped Loving Her Today" and "White Lightning," is born in Saratoga, Texas. He... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 12while waiting for a red light in London, conceives the idea of the nuclear chai
September 12
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 days ago
while waiting for a red light in London, conceives the idea of the nuclear chain reaction. 1931: Country music singer George Jones, best known for hits such as "He Stopped Loving Her Today" and "White Lightning," is born in Saratoga, Texas. He... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 12while waiting for a red light in London, conceives the idea of the nuclear chai
September 12
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 14 days ago
while waiting for a red light in London, conceives the idea of the nuclear chain reaction. 1931: Country music singer George Jones, best known for hits such as "He Stopped Loving Her Today" and "White Lightning," is born in Saratoga, Texas. He... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 12while waiting for a red light in London, conceives the idea of the nuclear chai
September 12
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 days ago
while waiting for a red light in London, conceives the idea of the nuclear chain reaction. 1931: Country music singer George Jones, best known for hits such as "He Stopped Loving Her Today" and "White Lightning," is born in Saratoga, Texas. He... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Voices: A beautiful boy is born ��� and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born ��� and then comes 9/11
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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First Coast News
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
First Coast News / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
KTVB Boise / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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11 News Houston
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
11 News Houston / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, Georg
Voices: A beautiful boy is born — and then comes 9/11
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 17 days ago
needed to get the baby out, and fast. Fortunately, all was well. My son, George — named by me for the great country singer George Jones and by my wife because she always loved the name — came into the world with a bemused look, as if nothing much... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Tuesday funeral set for local musicianalso was a popular radio disc jockey, and the list of legends he interviewed du
Tuesday funeral set for local musician
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 17 days ago
also was a popular radio disc jockey, and the list of legends he interviewed during his career included Red Sovine, George Jones, Buck Owens, Connie Smith and Grandpa Jones. An outgoing and humble man, Rountree was a popular local musician.... Read more
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Times News
Palmerton fest opens tonight with music, morecrafts, rides and food. The event continues Saturday and Sunday. Georgette Jon
Palmerton fest opens tonight with music, more
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
crafts, rides and food. The event continues Saturday and Sunday. Georgette Jones, country music star and daughter of George Jones and Tammy Wynette, will perform at the festival from 9-10:30 p.m. on the main stage. Tamala Georgette Jones was... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Corinthian: Higher Bebington return to the CWFL summitthis sad time, but I am sure they will know that when Bernie refereed not many
Corinthian: Higher Bebington return to the CWFL summit
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
this sad time, but I am sure they will know that when Bernie refereed not many people argued with his decisions. Despite George Jones bagging a superb hat-trick for Eastham Rangers Colts in their opening game in the Grove Youth division they... Read more
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walesonline
Man jailed for murder of ex-girlfriend found in 'smashed up' homeA man has been sentenced to life imprisonment after being found guilty of the m
Man jailed for murder of ex-girlfriend found in 'smashed up' home
walesonline / Posted 17 days ago
A man has been sentenced to life imprisonment after being found guilty of the murder of his ex-girlfriend. Luke George Jones, 33, of Hakin, Milford Haven, will serve a minimum of 17 years after being convicted of the murder of Natasha Bradbury this... Read more
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New York Post
Billy Ray Cyrus and Kurt Cobain were secret buddieskind of flak you’re taking now.” It’s framed on my wall here in Nashville. But
Billy Ray Cyrus and Kurt Cobain were secret buddies
New York Post / Posted 18 days ago
kind of flak you’re taking now.” It’s framed on my wall here in Nashville. But another new friend of mine at the time was George Jones. He actually picked me up in his car, and drove me to meet Johnny Cash so I could say thanks for the letter.... Read more
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