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Chatham escapee arrested

(Tightsqueeze, Va.) — James Jones, the man who escaped from the Chatham jail Friday morning, was recaputured Saturday night, without incident. A sheriff’s spokesman says a concerned ...Read more

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Bye Bye 20s

I said goodbye to my 20s Saturday, July 29th. My husband surprised me with an 80s themed birthday party. The day started off with a shopping trip (as a distraction) and I came home to several cars ...Read more

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Cruise-In

Historic Downtown Danville and the Time Machines Car Club hosts the Cruiz’n in the River District Car Show every 2nd Saturday of each month through September 9th, 5pm – 9pm, at the ...Read more

Blood Donations

Danville Regional Blood Donor Center is in need of donations, especially O Positive and O Negative.  Their office is located at 159 Executive Drive, Suite K and hours are Monday, Wednesday and ...Read more

Spirit Night

Rolling Ridge Riding is a Non-Profit dedicate to providing free PT, OT and Speech Therapy based on horseback riding that also includes basic educational tutoring for physically, mentally and ...Read more

RSS Nashville News

  • Sun Records Legend Sonny Burgess Dead at Age 88 August 20, 2017
    Rockabilly pioneer Sonny Burgess, one of the key artists at Sun Records in Memphis, died Friday night (Aug. 18) in Little Rock, Arkansas at age 88, according to The Commercial Appeal newspaper in Memphs. While Sun labelmates Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis eclipsed Burgess in terms of commercial success, Burgess... […]
  • Charley Pride: “I’m in the Business of Selling Lyrics, Feelings and Emotions” August 18, 2017
    Charley Pride has one of the best and most distinctive voices in the history of country music — or even pop music, for that matter — but the 83-year-old gets right to the point when it comes to talking business. “I’m in the business of selling lyrics, feelings and emotions. …That’s what’s keeping me so... […]
  • Aubrie Sellers’ Intergalactic, Sci-Fi Glam “Paper Doll” Takes on the Copycats August 18, 2017
    One week ago, CMT premiered Aubrie Sellers’ stellar and perfectly timed video for “Magazines” as part of her campaign to empower girls everywhere by tackling the stereotypes surrounding today’s woman. Now, she’s back with “Paper Doll,” an intergalactic-glam ode to the importance of standing out in the crowd. Inspired to take a stand and make... […]