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  • …and, a great night was had by all

    SANFORD–A Dinner theatre at the Temple for the show Legally Blond, featuring former Miss North Carolina, Haley Best, was a quite a hit Thursday evening and was a financial boon for the Bread Basket. More local news can be heard Monday through Friday on WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits.

  • Arkansas executes fourth prisoner in eight days

    Arkansas executes fourth prisoner in eight days

    (VARMER, Ark.) — Arkansas executed its fourth prisoner in eight days on Thursday night, within an hour of the U.S. Supreme Court denying a motion for a stay of execution. Kenneth Williams, a 38-year-old man convicted of two murders, was scheduled to be put to death by lethal injection at 7 p.m. local time at a correctional facility in Varmer, but the execution was delayed so that the Supreme Court could resolve a handful of other cases before considering Williams’ fate. The execution comes as one of the trio of drugs it uses in lethal injections is due to expire […]

  • Tad Cummins slept with teen student, his wife says

    Tad Cummins slept with teen student, his wife says

    (NEW YORK) — The wife of the former Tennessee teacher who was discovered last week in a rural cabin after over a month on the run with his 15-year-old student, said that he told her that he slept with the teen. Jill Cummins spoke out about 50-year-old Tad Cummins’ alleged relationship with Elizabeth Thomas in an exclusive interview with Inside Edition, saying that she asked him, “‘Did you sleep with her?’ And he said, ‘Yes, I did,’ and so I did not want any details.” “I knew the truth, I just wanted to hear it from him,” she added. “He […]

  • Trisha's Southern Empire: Trisha Yearwood forges a new partnership with Williams-Sonoma

    Trisha's Southern Empire: Trisha Yearwood forges a new partnership with Williams-Sonoma

    Trisha Yearwood is adding a new venture to her lifestyle empire. In addition to her Emmy-winning cooking show, best-selling cookbooks, cookware, and furniture, Trisha’s embarking on a new partnership with the high-end culinary chain Williams-Sonoma. Starting today, you can order Trisha’s Biscuit Mix, BBQ Sauce, Applewood Molasses Rub, an Unfried Chicken Kit and a Summer in a Cup Cocktail Mix from the company’s website. “Summer in a Cup is a true story from living in Oklahoma…” Trisha tells People. “My friend Mandy made up this drink with fruit juice and coconut rum and we tasted it and she said, ‘That’s summer in a cup.’” The […]

  • Batter up! Reba, Lauren Alaina and more sign up for this year's City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game

    Batter up! Reba, Lauren Alaina and more sign up for this year's City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game

    Reba McEntire is set to sing the national anthem to kick off this year’s 27th annual City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game in Nashville. The 2017 edition of the CMA Music Festival tradition will take place Saturday, June 10 at First Tennessee Park, the home of the Nashville Sounds.  Lauren Alaina, Kellie Pickler, and Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth from ABC’s The Bachelorette are among the first stars who’ve signed up to play in the typically less-than-serious charity game. Tickets are on sale now, will all the proceeds going to City of Hope, an organization that works to fight cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening diseases.   Copyright © […]

  • Florida Georgia Line delivers an encore surprise with The Chainsmokers

    Florida Georgia Line delivers an encore surprise with The Chainsmokers

    Pop duo The Chainsmokers teased they had a big surprise for fans on social media ahead of their Wednesday night show in Cincinnati, Ohio — and boy, did they deliver. For the encore, the duo brought out Florida Georgia Line to perform their collaboration, “Last Day Alive.” The song’s the closing track on The Chainsmokers’ chart-topping album, Memories… Do Not Open. Thursday morning, Tyler Hubbard and Bryan Kelley gave their fellow duo a shout-out on Twitter and Instagram. “Thanks to the Chainsmokers for having us last night in Cincinnati!!!” they shared, along with a photo, adding “#epic #thechainsmokers.” This week,  FGL  continues on their Dig Your Roots Tour with Dustin Lynch and Chris Lane, playing Charleston, South […]

  • Jason Aldean plans a tour high point with "They Don't Know"

    Jason Aldean plans a tour high point with "They Don't Know"

    Tonight in Toledo, Ohio, two-time ACM Entertainer of the Year Jason Aldean kicks off his They Don’t Know Tour at Huntington Center. While he’s been rehearsing, Jason’s been vocal about how excited he is to perform the tour’s namesake tune, promising the song that also happens to be his new single definitely will be a high point in his set. The Georgia native believes “They Don’t Know” is simply one of the rarest kinds of songs to have in your arsenal. “A lot of times, the hardest songs to find are the songs like ‘She’s Country’ and some of those hits that […]