Ramblin' Rhodes: 7th Augusta Amusements season brings in big band, country, rock, more

...production consists of dancers, singers and Nashville musicians paying homage to the hits of Music City stars ranging from Hank Williams and Patsy Cline to Dolly Parton and Taylor Swift. GLENN MILLER ORCHESTRA: (Friday, Jan. 22, $43) Bandleader...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Morris' paradise found performing?'Trop Rock'

...Morris was known as 'Hank' to those who knew him in Grovetown (Harlem High class of 1970)."His father was an avid Hank Williams fan, and Hank spent a lot of time picking and learning the guitar. The last I heard of him, he was living on St...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Musical homecoming weekend filled with family ties

...Augusta.Prior to that performance, Sledge told me how much he loved country music."I grew up with the music of Hank Williams Sr. and Marty Robbins," said Sledge. "You see, where I was growing up in north Alabama, all I could hear was...

Hank Williams' daughter makes most of her trip to the Augusta area

...the seasons, but loves country music at any time.So when he learned that Jett Williams, the daughter of the late Hank Williams Sr., also loved hunting and fishing, Tank and his wife, Dean, worked hard to make her recent visit one to remember...

Hank Williams Jr. surrenders in assault case

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Hank Williams Jr. surrendered to police Tuesday on a warrant issued in an alleged...Webster said. Holly Williams has been released from the hospital. Hank Williams Jr. has had a string of No. 1 hits including "Family Tradition...

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Exhibit explores family, legend of Hank Williams

...Music Hall of Fame and Museum got a tepid response from Hank Williams Jr. on its plans for an exhibit on his family, from...songwriter Holly Williams, the 27-year-old daughter of Hank Williams Jr. "The suitcase that was with Hank the night he...

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ESPN, Hank Williams Jr. end partnership

LOS ANGELES - ESPN and country music artist Hank Williams Jr. have parted ways, both parties announced on Thursday...opener for the show."We have decided to part ways with Hank Williams, Jr.," ESPN said. "We appreciate his contributions...

Hank Williams Jr. to continue Monday Night Football anthem on ESPN

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Hank Williams Jr., who has sung the theme for ABC's "Monday Night Football" since 1989, will continue the tradition next season on ESPN...

Trip to cabin paid for Hank Williams with song, daughter to link lineage

About four months before he died in 1952, Hank Williams was either fired from the Grand Ole Opry or quit the WSM-AM radio show, depending on which story you want to believe. Williams...

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

...when you get to eat lunch with Hank Williams' daughter and a few hours later...festival will be held June 6-7 at Hank Williams Music Park in Georgiana. Visit...the biological daughter of Hiram Hank Williams and his girlfriend, Bobbie Webb...