| Feb 1, 2011
| 8:06 AM
NASHVILLE - Miranda Lambert, one of country music's hottest entertainers, led the way on Tuesday with seven nominations for the 46th annual Academy of Country Music Awards, including her first Entertainer of the Year nod.
Lambert learned firsthand of her...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 12:45 PM
The Academy of Country Music announced the nominations for its 46th annual awards Tuesday morning (Feb. 1). Miranda Lambert led with seven nominations, including Top Female Vocalist and her first ever nomination for Entertainer of the Year. In addition,...
| Aug 20, 2010
Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards reports the safe return of prisoners Eric Maurer and his father Rickey Maurer to Tangipahoa Parish.
Today, August 20, 2010, at approximately noon, Tangipahoa Parish Detective Dale Athmann and Detective Jimmy...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 1:55 PM
It’s hardly breaking news that the Taste of Chicago has entered a new age of austerity. You may still be able to score your decadent Eli's Cheesecake, but music-wise, the days of shoulder-to-shoulder crowds at Elvis Costello concerts are over....
| Jun 30, 2011
| 2:38 PM
Loretta Lynn: The 79-year-old country icon has never gone out of style with her no-guff attitude and classic songs such as “Fist City,” “Rated X” and “Coal Miner’s Daughter,” 5 p.m. Friday with Court Yard Hounds...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 4:24 PM
Fans hoping to see country music legend Loretta Lynn this weekend at the American Music Theatre in Lancaster county will have to wait a little while longer. AMT posted on its website that the show has been rescheduled for Monday, August 1 at 8 pm. The...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 8:45 AM
3.5 stars (out of 4)
The merger of country and punk has a long, irascible history, a plainspoken chronicle of everyday outsiders from the Knitters to Hank Williams III trying to find their place in a world that doesn’t deal well with surly bad...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 8:37 AM
After getting a new job on CBS' Friday medical/supernatural drama "A Gifted Man," playing Rita Perkins-Hall, a nurse and personal assistant to brilliant surgeon Michael Holt (Patrick Wilson), actress Margo Martindale took home an Emmy for outstanding...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 8:13 AM
PHL17's Eye Opener Host Ashley Johnson Reports on Country Music singer Payton Taylor of New Jersey and her journey to achieve her dreams of becoming a star. Payton hopes to follow in the footsteps of her idol Loretta Lynn. She released her first album...
| Oct 1, 2011
Philip Matthew Hannan
Cleric gave the eulogy for President Kennedy
Retired New Orleans Archbishop Philip Matthew Hannan, 98, who sought to console a grieving nation in his eulogy for President Kennedy, died Thursday in New Orleans after a long period of...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 6:35 AM
• Thursday: Stephen Haynes and Joe Morris present Improvisations IV, 7 p.m., $12-$15, Real Art Ways, Hartford; Zach Birdcall Yost, The Benedicks, Mandrake Mechanism and Details, Sully's, Hartford.
• Friday: An Indie Good Time ft. Departures,...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 11:26 AM
Taste of Chicago’s musical line-up may not have had as many arena-filling stars this summer as in years past, but the performers still flexed their rock star prerogatives in spelling out the food, beverages and other amenities they would get...