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Dolly Parton’s telethon Smoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit for the My People Fund has added performances by Chris Stapleton, Chris Young, Big & Rich, Michael W. Smith, Amy Grant, LOCASH, Chris Janson and Montgomery Gentry. They join previously announced performers Reba McEntire, Kenny Rogers, Alison Krauss and Parton herself. The three-hour event takes place live... Read more »
CMT has revealed “17 for 2017” artists for its year-long Listen Up campaign recognizing and supporting country music’s most promising newcomers. The campaign will run throughout the year, highlighting the 17 artists across CMT platforms to the network’s passionate music fan base, giving them a deeper look at the careers of these artists through featured... Read more »
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Candy Cane Hunt in Ballou Park

The holiday season is upon us and Danville Parks and Recreation has several activities planned to celebrate the season. New this year is the “Candy Cane Hunt in Ballou Park.” This activity is designed for all school age children and will take place Friday, December 9th, 4-6pm at Shelter #6 (by the ball field) in Ballou Park. The cost is $2 per person and all that participate will take home the candy canes they collect on the hunt and enjoy hot chocolate in the park. Call 434.799.5199 for more information.
 

Pet Photos with Santa

Danville Animal Shelter is hosting Pet Photos with Santa, Saturday, December 10th from 11am - 3pm at the shelter.  Cost is $10 per photo.  They are also hosting an adoption fair that day with reduced fees - $50 for dogs and cats. Proceed benefit the shelter. Call 799.0843 for more details.
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Mick Jagger's representatives say the rock legend has welcomed the birth of his eighth child.
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