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Jason Aldean Explains Why He Pushed So Hard to Send ‘Small Town’ to Radio
Before he released "Try That in a Small Town" last May, Jason Aldean didn't expect it to be quite as polarizing as it turned out to be, but he knew his song had the potential to ruffle some feathers. In a recent conversation with American Songwriter -- which marks the...
Reba McEntire, Dan + Shay + ‘Voice’ Coaches Sing to Kick Off Season 25 [Watch]
Before they settle into the big red coaches' chairs, The Voice coaches are kicking off Season 25 per tradition: With a group performance. Dressed in ethereal white and backed by a choir, the four coaching acts -- five performers total -- split duties on a soaring rendition of Jackie DeShannon's 1989 pop hit, "Put a Little Love in Your Heart."
‘Yellowstone’ Creator Taylor Sheridan Shares Insane Work Schedule
Taylor Sheridan is best known as the man behind the mega-successful Yellowstone franchise, but he's also working on a number of others shows — often simultaneously. In a recent interview, Sheridan reveals the extremely punishing schedule he keeps in order to keep cranking out the hits. In addition to...
The Rise of Green Burials: Eco-Friendly Trends In Texas Funerals
This is one of those uncomfortable conversations no one likes to have. However, it's become a popular topic amongst young people. The question here is, would you do away with a traditional coffin funeral to have a more eco-friendly burial?. Apparently, in the state of Texas, of the 6,000 people...
20 Country Songs About Getting Old
You know what they say about aging: It's better than the alternative. Some of the all-time greatest country legends have written songs on the topic of getting older. Willie Nelson and George Strait have each share a reflective take on becoming members of country music's older generation. George Jones wasn't quite so ready to age gracefully — in fact, he had a few choice words for anybody trying to push him toward retirement!
Discover The Excitement At The Silver Spur Gun And Blade Show In Abilene
Do you have your favorite shotgun or rifle are you prepared for the spring hunting season? Let us help you by inviting you to the Silver Spur Gun and Blade Show coming to the Taylor County Coliseum for the biggest show of the year. This year you will find deer...
See Inside 11 Country Stars’ Most Unusual Homes [Pictures]
The biggest stars in country music have lived in some pretty spectacular homes over the years, but some of them take things one step further. Some of your favorite country singers have built really unique, one-of-a-kind mansions that you have to see to believe. The following list of country singers'...
The Hilarious Reason Riley Green Won’t Go Hunting With Jelly Roll
While a lot of country artists have quite the hunting resume, few are quite as good a shot as Riley Green. After all, his Instagram handle is @RileyDuckMan. He is known within the country community for his duck hunting prowess. One thing is for sure, collaborating on a country song...
Tired of this Texas-Sized Annoyance? Here’s How to Disable Reply-All on Emails
Office workers across Texas know the pain of receiving a 'reply all' email-- we've heard folks in Amarillo, Lubbock, and all the way down in Beaumont hate seeing their inboxes fill up with unnecessary replies. It's especially annoying when it is something that could have been directed to the original...
Parents Attach Camera to 1-Year-Old for Giggle-Filled POV of First Disneyland Trip
A one-year-old's first visit to Disneyland has been captured in one of the most unique videos you'll see thanks to her own crafty camera work. Brooke and Rhett Scheurn wanted to create a special video to commemorate their daughter's first trip to Disneyland. The couple told Good Morning America they fitted Cloves with a magnetized camera that hung around her neck as the family walked around the park.
Gen Z Has Surprised Texans with Their Fav State and it’s Not California or New York
I was born in 1977 which makes me a member of Gen X. We are the generation that lived without technology but embraced technology in our later teens and early 20's. The Gen X generation is perfectly good with spending time outside without our phones but content enough to stay inside for a day aimlessly scrolling. We listened to the radio, cassette tapes and CDs. We played video games on cartridges then CDs. We were the first generation to get online. Gen X is a cool group to be in.
5 Things Your Texas Home Insurance Policy WON’T Cover
If you’re a Texas homeowner like I am you probably pay your monthly home insurance premium without even thinking about it. Whether it’s included in your monthly mortgage payment or it’s separate it’s normally not something that most people pay attention too. You probably also don’t look at what specifically is covered in case of an emergency, well it might be time to look over your policy because there are some important things that are not covered in your policy.
Hippo at Ohio Zoo Making Campaign to be Next Cadbury Bunny
There is an unexpected heavyweight contender for the title of the next Cadbury Bunny. A hippopotamus at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden has opened up her campaign to get national attention in the candy brand's advertising campaign. How To Enter Bunny Tryouts. Cadbury, known for its chocolate eggs, holds...
What These 6 Porch Light Colors Mean In Texas
If you're like me, maybe you've driven through a Texas neighborhood and noticed a colorful variety of porch lights. It's not just for decoration or personal taste; these colors carry special meanings. From supporting causes to signaling visitors, Texans use different colors of porch lights as a silent and unique form of communication.
Clueless Guy Mansplains Golf Swing to Female Pro at Driving Range: WATCH
Some people just don't know when to shut up. Georgia Ball is a PGA professional golfer and instructor with more than 230,000 followers on Instagram and another 170,000 over on TikTok. Her golf tutorial videos generate millions of views. Suffice to say, Ball knows what she's doing when it comes...
Who Is Reesa Teesa And Why Is Everyone Obsessed With Her?
Earlier this week I saw several people on my social media feeds talking about this woman named, Reesa Tessa. People kept asking if was it worth going down the rabbit hole or saying they were on video 26 and couldn't stop. Who is this woman and why is everyone so into her? So I did a little digging!
Unveiling The Timeless Magic Of Disney’s ‘Pinocchio': A Story Of Redemption And Morality
Disney's second animated feature film Pinocchio was release today back in 1940 to theaters after its initial premiere at the Center Theatre in New York City on February 7th, 1940 that makes Pinocchio 84 years old!!. Pinocchio was based on Carlo Collodi's 1883 Italian children's novel titled "The Adventures of...
Discover The Exciting Plans For Bass Pro Shops In Odessa And Midland
Congratulations Odessa Midland, Bass Pro Shops is coming to town! The official announcement was today for their new retail store to serve the Odessa Midland Market.. The New Bass Pro Shops’ will be the company’s 17th in Texas and will be serving the Odessa and Midland communities along with West Texas. The new store will be even bigger and better than originally planned. The company's original design was for 65,000 square feet and they are now able to expand to 100,000 square feet filled with all you sports enthusiast men, women and kids could ever want. The retail store has such a great reputation of having the best selection and quality products at the best prices around and not to mention their great service!
Is Gmail Going Away? Google Says It’s ‘Here To Stay’
Google wants everyone to know there is nothing to worry about after a viral social media post claimed its Gmail service was shutting down. It all started with a post on X (formerly Twitter) that shared a screenshot of a supposed warning to Google users that the company "is sunsetting Gmail" on Aug. 1.
UTEP Scientist Find Species Long Thought Extinct
It had been almost 20 years since anyone had seen the Yellow-crested Helmet Shrike. In fact, this species had been absent so long it ended up on ornithologists list of “lost birds”. And, it’s not like they don’t stand out. This bird is named for its bright yellow head feathers. This is what one looks like:
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