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When Brandy Clark was in New York City on Saturday (June 27), playing FarmBorough at Randall's Island, she talked with the Village Voice about everything from the Big Apple to the loyalty of country fans to the vibe at festivals. But then, they had to go there. They had to ask about the recent "tomato"... Read more »
If all you did was listen to Chris Janson’s hit song “Buy Me a Boat,” you might think he was getting his priorities mixed up. Like he'd make buying a boat one of his life's goals. But I’ve met him. And his wife. And I know for sure that Janson would only buy a boat... Read more »
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Blood Drive

On Tuesday, June 30th and Wednesday, July 1st , 2016 , The City of Martinsville will host the Danville Regional Medical Center’s Blood Mobile at  the Fire Station located at 65 West Church Street; Martinsville VA  from 9am to 4pm.  Each donor will receive a free t-shirt or an umbrella.  Always remember that every pint saves three lives! “TOGETHER WE MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVE OF OTHERS”.

Power Washing Fundraiser

Recovery Refuge Peer Support Center is offering power washing sessions for donations.  100% of proceeds will benefit their efforts.  They're willing to power wash decks, porches, patios, driveways and sidewalks....no set fee!  Sessions are through Friday, July 3rd. For more information, call Mike at 434.247.0420.
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“My grandfather used to do a Sunday morning gospel show on the radio with my second grade teacher,” Ray said with a laugh. “When I was 9 years old I wanted to learn how to play. I started playing guitar with my grandfather. Two, three nights a week we’d play community centers, Moose Lodges, assisted living homes, the VFW. I grew up with him on very, very old country music, I grew up playing Porter Wagoner, Bobby Bare, Earl Thomas Conley, Merle Haggard, Waylon - that was my first introduction to country music.”

Not long after, he went to his first big concert: Garth Brooks in Orlando.

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