Ramblin' Rhodes: Georgia Music Hall of Fame's Royal had unique voice

...of Fame. Also there were Georgia Sen. Frank Albert, Augusta music legend Flo Carter and WMTZ radio station owners Pat Blanchard Sr. and Randy Watkins.When the Georgia Music Hall of Fame building opened in Macon in 1996, I was riding in an...

You Remembered: Teen Town, library memories continue

...Kelley, rhythm guitar; Gary Hardy, upright base; me, Pat Blanchard, vocals and lead guitar; Charles Reeves, drums; and...Cardinals at the Augusta Teen Town.What a great time.? Pat Blanchard I visited the old downtown Augusta Library during the...

Local authors talk about self-publishing their books

...Large publishers are making big profits off work I can do myself."PAT G. BLANCHARD SR.For career bank executive Pat Blanchard, whether to self-publish his first book, Starting at the Top, was never a question."It was recommended so strongly...

The Artside: Photographs by GRU's Rust featured at Kentucky park

...There will be holiday crafts, stories and tours in the galleries and museum store specials.Robert A. Mullins and Pat Blanchard will do book-signings from 2 to 4 p.m. Mullins, a local attorney, is author of 12 Monkeys and a Green Jacket...

Georgia-Carolina Bancshares shareholders approve acquisition by State Bank Financial Corp.

...people are interested in talking to you about acquisitions and mergers. That's one of my roles, and before me, Pat Blanchard. We talk to people to see what makes sense," Brinson said. "Our corporate philosophy has always been to entertain...

John Blanchard

...2014 at Elliott Sons Funeral Home- Lumpkin Road Chapel with Dr. Earl Richards officiating. Pallbearers will be Pat Blanchard, David Blanchard, Larry Blanchard, Jr., Steven Chavous, Jay Chavous, Richard Johnson, Jr., and Wendell Chavous...

Many country music films delight without Oscar

...Baby All Star Band will include local musicians Jamie Jones, Tom Brittingham, Mark Maund, Ed Turner, Lowell Dorn, Pat Blanchard Jr. and others. There will be heavy hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar.Tickets cost $30 advance, $35 at the door...

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Ed Turner: Cooper's song is anthem for the last day of school

...what Cooper said he wanted: "to be the Francis Scott Key of the last day of school."NO MORE TEACHERS DEPT.? Pat Blanchard Jr. got a big surprise last week while gigging on the road with Shawn Mullins. At a show in Cave Creek, Ariz...

Local singer heads to Nashville to try his luck

...improving on his God-blessed talents as evidenced by his local shows and his widely praised 11-song CD (produced by Pat Blanchard Jr.), for which he wrote all the songs.He is an incredible guitarist. He is an incredible singer. He is an incredible...

12 Bands of Christmas will continue

...Scheyer and the Mud Puppy Band, and the other will have Pat Blanchard and Turner Simkins and the Charleston, S.C., band...Tara Scheyer and the Mud Puppy Band (new track) - Pat Blanchard and Turner Simkins (new track) - G-City Rockers...