| Oct 15, 2012
| 7:47 PM
| Apr 19, 2012
Dick Clark, the youthful-looking television personality who literally introduced rock 'n' roll to much of the nation on "American Bandstand" and for four decades was the first and last voice many Americans heard each year with his New Year's Eve...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 1:35 PM
New Centerville Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary spaghetti dinner will be from 4 to 7 p.m. March 24 at the banquet hall. Takeouts are available. Tickets sold at door. For tickets in advance call 814-926-3450 or 814-443-3837.
| Mar 29, 2012
Bill Monroe, the man widely acknowledged as the father of bluegrass music, was in search of a new banjo player for his famed Blue Grass Boys when a young musician turned up backstage at Nashville's celebrated Ryman Auditorium during a 1945 Grand Ole...
| Mar 29, 2012
Bluegrass legend and banjo innovator Earl Scruggs died of natural causes on March 28 at a Nashville hospital. He was 88-years-old.
Scruggs' son, Gary Scruggs who played the bass guitar with his father, said that he had been in failing health for some...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 6:21 AM
Editor's note: The If You Go box has been updated on Wednesday, April 4
Dreams really do come true.
The Texas Tenors are living proof.
Marcus Collins, JC Fisher and John Hagen will take The Maryland Theatre stage with the Maryland Symphony Orchestra...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 4:25 AM
Airlines did a better job of getting passengers, their bags to destinations on time last year
WASHINGTON (AP) — Flying is getting better. Honest.
For airline passengers grappling with fare increases, canceled routes and a seemingly endless...
| Apr 9, 2012
Do not read this interview with “Queens of Country” star Lizzy Caplan and picture her as moody Janis Ian from “Mean Girls.”
This year Caplan becomes a leading lady, not a sidekick. She not only delivers a knockout turn in “...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 6:28 AM
To Merle Haggard, his songs are like children.
“They all have different personalities, and different life spans,” he said, during a recent telephone interview from his office in Redding, Calif.
And he should know. The 75-year old wrote...
| Dec 11, 2011
The members of the folk group the Highwaymen were freshmen in the same fraternity at Wesleyan University in Connecticut when they came together to perform at a campus party in 1958.
By their senior year, the quintet had a No. 1 single with their haunting...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 4:29 PM
This is no time to politicize and legislate personhood
To the editor:
Nearly 50 years ago, the Supreme Court in the Griswold case indicated individuals were entitled to privacy in their most intimate relations into which government might not intrude. I...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 2:23 PM
Charlie Daniels is a man who doesn’t like to pigeonhole his music.
During his more than 50 years as an entertainer, his music has been defined as country, Southern rock, folk and bluegrass.
“I call it American music,” Daniels said...