Fashion collections proving to be a hit with country stars

...musicians has moved far away from the country western wear personified by Porter Wagoner's embellished Nudie suits and Dolly Parton's rhinestone-encrusted denim and fringe.Today's biggest country stars embrace retailers and brands that are...

Rotary marks century in Augusta

...build a waterfall in Pendleton King Park.A big local initiative is literacy. The Rotary Club of Augusta partners with Dolly Parton's Imagination Library and pays for children from birth to age 5 to receive a new book each month. Additionally...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Waldon offers new voice singing about small towns

...experiences.Some extraordinary such songwriters have been Dolly Parton from Sevierville, Tenn.; Johnny Cash from Kingsland...we do is talk about Tammy Wynette, Loretta Lynn and Dolly Parton."It's too late for Waldon to cross paths with Wynette...

'9 to 5' is funny tale of friendship

...Resnick and the 1979 movie starring Dolly Parton, Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda, 9...Great music by a great songwriter, Dolly Parton. The cast worked hard to put this...a fun time for me. I'm a big Dolly Parton and country music fan. I grew up...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Daughters keep legends of country, soul music alive

...bluegrass album with Grammy-nominated producer Kent Wells, who has worked with several recording stars including Dolly Parton.Williams said most of the musicians working on the album come from Ricky Skaggs' Kentucky Thunder band including...

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

...songs were On the Road Again composed by Willie Nelson and from the movie Honeysuckle Rose and Nine To Five composed by Dolly Parton for the film of the same name.But the Oscar went to Fame from the movie of the same name with music by Michael Gore...

Georgia-based firm buys Harlem Globetrotters

...parks, aquariums and other attractions nationwide. Among its operations is a partnership with country singing star Dolly Parton for Dollywood and Dollywood's Splash Country in Tennessee. It also is an operating partner of Stone Mountain Park...


...Butler, bachelor of science in chemistry.Money for literacyThe Greater Columbia County Republican Women presented a check for $100 to the Greater Augusta Partnership for Literacy to sponsor children for Dolly Parton's Imagination Library.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Fans of blues, Americana to welcome Buddy and Jim

...Nashville in a recording studio at Miller's Nashville-area home with Emmylou Harris, Patty Griffin, Gillian Welch and Dolly Parton supplying their talents as duet partners.He toured as lead guitarist and backing vocalist for Harris, Steve Earle...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Catch bluegrass by County Clare just up the highway

...significance to it, but Slaughter said he and his wife lately have been working up their version of the Porter Wagoner/Dolly Parton song Move It On Home. REMEMBERING JEAN STAPLETON: The death of actress Jean Stapleton on May 31 at age 90 brought...