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Baylor, West Virginia share Big 12 women's title

...12-18, 5-13).After the game, West Virginia's players gathered arm-in-arm and joined fans in singing John Denver's Country Roads, the school's unofficial anthem. A trophy presentation was held afterward and the players took...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-03-04/baylor-west-virginia-shar
Readers respond to Phil Everly's death

...are gone but their music is still here!" he wrote. "Also remembered in other ways. Near Aspen, Colo., is the John Denver Sanctuary. John didn't pick the spot, but if you visit it you will believe he did! A grassy meadow, a stream flowing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-19/readers-respond-phil-everlys-
Radio music brings back memories -- and places

...airport. We dreamed of the day we would be on one of those birds.As it turned out, Leaving on a Jet Plane, written by John Denver and recorded by Peter, Paul and Mary, had been a top song, and it still got heavy airplay. We would hear it on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-20/radio-music-brings-back-memor
Starkey Flythe, lauded Augusta writer and poet, dies at 78

...on a Middle East trip and interviewed such celebrities as Lady Bird Johnson, Cher, Johnny Cash, The Beach Boys, John Denver, James Brown and Mac Davis. Flythe was known as an engaging, genial speaker who brought audiences to laughter and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-13/starkey-flythe-lauded-augusta
'Stoner Bowl' has pot puns at all-time high

...they're calling "Bud Bowl XLVIII."If Denver wins, the Washington chapter has to dress in Broncos colors and sing John Denver's Rocky Mountain High. If Seattle wins, the Colorado chapter must dress in Seahawks colors and sing Purple...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-27/stoner-bowl-has-pot-puns-all-
Time takes away our musical memories

...Bryants are long gone. One of the two Righteous Brothers. Johnny Cash and June Carter. Frank Zappa, Patsy Cline, John Denver. A big chunk of Lynyrd Sky nyrd. Half of the Mamas and both of the Papas. One third of Peter, Paul and Mary. Not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-12/time-takes-away-our-musical-m
Starkey Flythe Jr.

...interviewed a number of celebrities, including Lady Bird Johnson, Johnny Cash, Cher, James Brown, The Beach Boys and John Denver. In the early 1980s, he returned home, where he became a respected and forceful cultural leader. He was a central...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000167110028
Ramblin' Rhodes: Brotherton, on road with Keen, recalls Augusta roots

...called The National Friendship Fire Engine Company. There were seven of us, and we did secular songs of John Prine, John Denver, Cat Stevens and others like that."Brotherton also got heavily involved with The Augusta Players Youth Theatre and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-06-19/ramblin-rhodes-brothe
Athletics' Josh Reddick inspired by his dad's resilience

...hat on backward with his shaggy hair hanging out. The slugger slapped his knee and tapped his foot while dancing to John Denver's "Thank God I'm a Country Boy.""Aside from any baseball stuff, I think it has to do with being comfortable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-07-05/athletics-josh-reddick-i
Readers share Christmas traditions

...the year I would find snow that had not melted." A JOHN DENVER CHRISTMAS: Matthew Hodges says his Christmas tradition is simple. "We always listen to John Denver's Christmas album that came out when I was a kid. Our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-12-24/readers-share-christmas-tradi