The University of Tennessee announced a new course for their hometown East Tennessee girl, Dolly Parton. The class is titled “Course-Work: Dolly’s America” that will focus on Parton’s career of over 40 year’s that includes 25 No. 1 singles, over 40 Top 10 albums, ten CMA Awards, nine Grammys and among her various other accolades.
A lot goes into choosing a baby name. Parent’s might go through family names, think of names that won’t get their child teased in school, and names of people that have inspired them. Kimberly Schlapman of Little Big Town chose the latter. Earlier this year Schlapman and her husband Stephen adopted a baby girl, Dolly… [Read More]
Facebook is a great place to share pictures of your dinner, maybe a cute cat video, air your grievances, and post adorable kid videos. This is what Brooke Heiler Kingsley did. Kingsley shared an adorable video of her 2-year-old daughter Sophia singing a Dolly Parton classic. Little Sophia can be seen sitting in her room… [Read More]
U.S. Air Force Maj. Troy Gilbert was laid to rest on December 19th at Arlington National Cemetery after his family waited a decade for him to come home. Gilbert was killed outside of Baghdad in late 2006 when his F-16C Fighting Falcon jet crashed, after he attacked al Quaeda-linked trucks threatening U.S. soldiers. After the… [Read More]
Tune in to Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain’s Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund, a three hour telethon on December 13th at 8pm ET/PT on Great American Country. Proceeds will support Dolly’s efforts to provide monthly donations of $1,000 to families who lost their homes in the Eastern Tennessee wildfires. Celebrities scheduled to perform are… [Read More]