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Newbeats Singer, “Wind Beneath My Wings” Songwriter Dies At 77

Posted On December 19, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Singer-songwriter Larry Henley, who came to fame in the 1960s with The Newbeats, has died. CMT.com says Henley passed away in Nashville Thursday morning at the age of 77. He had been battling Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's. Henley was the lead singer of The Newbeats, and provided the falsetto vocals on their…

Darius Rucker, Hunter Hayes Perform On Friday’s “Christmas In Washington”

Posted On December 19, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Darius Rucker and Hunter Hayes are adding to the holiday season festivities. The country stars are among the celebrities featured on this year's "Christmas In Washington" concert, which airs on TNT Friday night. "USA Today" says Hunter's rendition of "Run, Run Rudolph" is one of the highlights of the show, which was…

Reba McEntire, Thomas Rhett Recall Childhood Christmas Gifts

Posted On December 19, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Reba McEntire admits that as a kid she probably should have been a little more grateful at Christmas. The country star recalls that she didn't exactly display her best behavior on the holiday.   Thomas Rhett says he's received some very special gifts at Christmas. He says when he was a kid,…

Lady A Finds Touring More Exciting Now

Posted On December 19, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum's Dave Haywood admits there's a downside to touring. But the country star says these days he's enjoying playing concerts more than he ever has before. He explains that it's hard to be away from his family, but overall shows are more exciting, because they're performing for more people. Lady A's…

The Louvin Brothers To Receive Lifetime Achievement Grammy

Posted On December 19, 2014

(Undated) -- The Louvin Brothers among those being acknowledged in conjunction with the upcoming Grammy Awards. The pioneering country duo has been tapped to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award. The honorary Grammy recognizes artists' overall accomplishments, contributions, and influence in the music industry. The Louvins will be celebrated along with seven other stars, including George…

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    Seasoned Firewood For Sale

    Posted on December 21, 2014

    Seasoned Firewood for Sale- Located about 5min from downtown Aurora.…

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    Found Dog Rising Sun

    Posted on December 21, 2014
    Location: Rising Sun, IN

    Found little black and white dog on Nelson Road in…