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A Great Vacation

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I was able to take a little vacation this past Wednesday through Sunday and I went to the Eli Young Band Concert and Drummond Island! First of all, my sister and brother showed their pigs at the fair and did great! That night I was going to the Eli Young Band Concert at the U.P. […]

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The NBC hit show “The Voice” has added some changes for the season 3 premiere. Christina Aguilera, Blake Shelton, Adam Levine and Cee Lo Green joined reality-TV produced Mark Burnett, social-media expert Christina Milian and host of The Voice Carson Daly at a press conference in Malibu to talk about the changes. One new feature […]

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Dierks Bentley’s annual Miles & Music for Kids motorcycle ride and  concert has more stars. Sheryl Crow, Chris Young, Brantley Gilbert, Cadillac Black and Craig Campbell have been added to the Nashville set list for Sunday, October 14th. With 12 events in seven U.S. cities, Dierks has already raised over $2 million dollars for the […]

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You can ride in a vintage 1929 Ford Tri-Motor Airliner restored by the EAA. This plane is making an eight stop tour this year and it is at the Sawyer International Airport today. This plane was the world’s first mass-produced airliner built by the Ford Motor Company. This exact aircraft was also Eastern Airlines very […]

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American Idol season 10 winner, Phillip Phillips, has made country music news on with his latest hit single “Home.” The hit went from #89 on the Billboard Hot 100 to #9 after being played during women’s gymnastics in the Olympics. People seem to love the song and even though it may not be called country, […]

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The U.P. State Fair, going on at the Escanaba fairgrounds, is getting bigger and even better! Now that the state doesn’t fund the event, it seems like it is doing even better with more buildings being added and more attractions. My family has brought our camper down and camped out at the fair for 13 […]

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Well when you’ve been in the country music scene for 60 years it is hard to experience something new, but Dolly Parton does have another recent first under her belt. “An Evening with Dolly” is Dolly’s newest live DVD album. It was released in April at the Cracker Barrel Old Country Stores and it has […]

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I got to go to America’s largest water park, Noah’s Ark in Wisconsin Dells, yesterday and it was so great! I have never been to the outside water slides at the Dells, just the inside ones during winter break in high school. So this time, my boyfriends cousin was home from the Air Force and […]

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Emmylou Harris is going to be hosting the Woofstock music festival in Nashville at the Fontanel Mansion on Saturday, August 18th. Emmylou loves dog so she was a natural choice to host the event.  Emmylour founded Bonaparte’s Retreat, which raises money to help rescue dogs from euthanization and puts them in loving homes. Woofstock is […]

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Well, we are 6-5 now in Marquette Mountain’s B league sand volleyball. We had our first round of tournament play this past Wednesday, it was actually a bit cooler for a change but still nice! Of course, this happened to be the only game that we were short people for. We had four girls, my […]

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