Elmo Morris

...Church, 1800 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27608 or the National Parkinson's Foundation, 1501 N.W. 9th Avenue/Bob Hope Road, Miami, FL 33136-1494. Arrangements by Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, 300 Saint Mary's St., Raleigh, NC.

Bob Hope introduced new style of humor to America

...thought of with misgivings, if at all, Bob Hope reigned for much of the last century...Zoglin said. "Nobody once mentioned Bob Hope. I thought that was really unjust...life masked by the public face of Bob Hope."I don't think he had many close...

Jack Nicklaus will receive Congressional Gold Medal

...will make his 2015 debut at the tournament he has won two times. Mickelson used to be a regular at what was then the Bob Hope Classic, though he has played only four times in the past 10 years.He last played in the Ryder Cup. Since then, Mickelson...

Comedian Robin Williams dead in apparent suicide

...interview with the AP, Williams recalled an appearance early in his career on "The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson." Bob Hope was also there."It was interesting," Williams said. "He was supposed to go on before me and I was supposed to follow...

Hall of Fame slugger, revered broadcaster Ralph Kiner dies

...Korner' for more than half a century," he added. "He was as comfortable hanging out in Palm Springs with his friend Bob Hope as he was hitting in front of Hank Greenberg at Forbes Field."

Humana Challenge bears no resemblence to former Bob Hope Classic's celebrities and star power

...Challenge resembles the event's glory days.The old Bob Hope Classic was Frank Sinatra and the Rat Pack, T-bone steaks...and early morning power walks."Let's not forget that Bob Hope lived to be 100. He walked every day of his life," tournament...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Anniversary calls for look back at 50 years in journalism

...reporters when his sister's monumental novel was released.It also led me those summers to standing next to comedian Bob Hope at a book signing, interviewing singer Otis Redding a year before his death, being at a media conference for The Beatles...

Watch out, Northerners, here comes the kudzu

...in Miami in 1926 ended up changing Augusta history. TODAY'S GOLF JOKE: Lark Jones, of North Augusta, shares this Bob Hope observation. "That guy cheated all the time. When he made a hole in hole, he put a zero on the scorecard."

Ramblin' Rhodes: It seems Oscar rarely smiles on country tunes

...actually win an Oscar was Buttons and Bows in 1948 from the movie The Paleface. It was sung in the movie by Roy Rogers, Bob Hope and Jane Russell.One of the greatest Oscar-winning songs of all time, in my opinion, was the 1952 winner High Noon...

Aiken Performing Arts Group season has dance, song, improv

...movies and Broadway shows.On Feb. 14 and 15, performers will play in All Hands on Deck, a two-act revue based on Bob Hope's 1942 USO tour for troops fighting in World War II. The revue will feature dancing and big band music with four singing...