Ramblin' Rhodes: Duane Allen of Oak Ridge Boys is staying a good ol' boy

...This is the second of two columns about The Oak Ridge Boys. Read the previous column at augustachronicle.com/do. Duane Allen, lead vocalist of The Oak Ridge Boys, likes to unwind from his crazy public schedule by getting away to his farm outside...

Ramblin' Rhodes: 45 years of columns make for some notable quotes

...and take the recognition in stride. If it comes to you, then fine. If it doesn't, then don't brood over it." DUANE ALLEN of The Oak Ridge Boys about welcoming William Lee Golden back into the group after a business feud: "I think if you...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Oak Ridge Boys to stop in Aiken on April 17

...desk phone rang at 10 a.m. March 31 and calling was Duane Allen, lead vocalist of The Oak Ridge Boys.Just a few days...tickets but also hosted them backstage." NEXT WEEK: Duane Allen talks about how The Oaks came to sing background on Paul...

New club to play at Augusta State

...begin its inaugural season in April, will play at Augusta State's Christenberry Fieldhouse, USBA president and CEO Duane Allen Jenkins said. Jenkins, who originally announced plans for the team to play at James Brown Arena, said the bill to...

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Minor league team's collapse irritates ex-Hawk

...Atlanta Hawks, has seen minor league basketball ideas come and go over the years. In fact, he joined with promoter Duane Allen Jenkins a year ago and agreed to coach an Augusta team that was supposed to open play in April 2009.Though the team...

Long career of Oaks has had usual ups, downs

...tickets priced at $37.50 each. That has been pretty much the story of the Oaks in a nutshell since the quartet - Duane Allen, Richard Sterban, Joe Bonsall and William Lee Golden - switched from gospel music to country music in the early 1970s...

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Oak Ridge Boys fans hold key

...We already have our Christmas tour for next year almost completely booked." The Oaks also include lead vocalist Duane Allen, tenor Joe Bonsall and baritone William Lee Golden. The first part of the show is a showcase of their hits, including...

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Detention center bookings

...James Bernard Sampson , 35, failure to appear in family court Johnnie Dixon , 46, six counts of failure to appear Duane Allen Phillips , 45, driving under the influence Nov. 18 Willie James Holmes , 26, receiving stolen goods Thomas Earl Holsomback...

Quotes to remember in new season

...that's good if it also does shed some light on the fact that people have the right to love whoever they want. ...." DUANE ALLEN: Of The Oak Ridge Boy, on his supposed feud with band member William Lee Golden, now back with the group, "The...

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