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Martina McBride Part of ‘Artist Developement Team’

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Another Singing Competition Set For July “Opening Act” is going to premiere July 9th on E! at 10 p.m. The “Artist Development Team” will include Martina McBride, Jason Derulo, Pete Wentz from “Fall Out Boy”,”Rock Mafia” producer Antonino Artmato and vocal coach Nick Cooper. Mother of three, Martina, is going to be teaching more than […]

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Scotty McCreery’s ‘Water Tower Town Video’

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Fame Hasn’t Gotten To Him Even though Scotty has blown up in the country music scene, he is still just a home-town guy. In his latest video “Water Tower Town,” Scotty used neighbors, friends, and local fans as the co-stars of his video. He said this is his most personal song off his debut album […]

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Dome Model A Car Show

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The Twenty Millionth Car On Display The public event for yesterday’s MAFCA convention was a display of all the cars, including the twenty millionth Model A, in the Superior Dome. I got some great pics of all the car, trucks, dump trucks, and firetrucks that were on display. Women were even dressed up as flappers […]

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Win a Guitar Signed By Kenny Chesney

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Want Kenny’s Autograph? Kenny is teaming up with The Boot to give away an acoustic guitar signed by him personally. HOW TO WIN? You need to follow The Boot on twitter and re-tweet their giveaway post. All that can be found at The Boot.com. Along with the CONTEST RULES. The contest began yesterday at 6 […]

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NMU Offers New Dance Minor

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MARQUETTE, Mich.—Northern Michigan University will offer a new academic minor in dance beginning this fall. The program falls under the health, physical education and recreation department. It is composed of 20 credits—12 in required courses and eight in electives. Mary Jane Tremethick, head of the HPER department, said the program will allow students to explore […]

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Backwoods Ballers 2 and 1

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We Won!! We’ll we have won our second match in Marquette Mountain’s B league volleyball! We got there are sat around until the other team was ready to play. We were kind of sloppy, missing our attacks and serves and we ended up losing the first match. The second game we got down early on, […]

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The Band Perry’s Upcoming Album

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The Perry Siblings are Growing Kimberley, Reid and Neil Perry are working on their second album with famed producer Rick Rubin, known for his work with the Dixie Chicks. The band is going for more of a “live” feel for this album compared to their first self-titled album from October, 2010. They said they are […]

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Chatting With a Model A Member

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An Interview With a Model A Enthusiast In Town For The National Convention Jim Costello and his wife were pulling into the Comfort Inn Hotel in Marquette, the MAFCA host hotel, when I asked him about his 1931 Model A and his trip. They were just getting back from their site seeing adventure for the […]

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Will Nelson Re-Opening Golf Course For Charities

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‘Shotgun Willie’ Starts The Texas Hill Country 9-Hole course is being re-opened next Saturday, June 30 by Willie himself. The 1st Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament at the Pedernales Cut N Putt Golf Club in Briarcliff, Texas is going to benefit 4 charities: Pedernales Fire Department, Helping Hands Ministries of Spicewood, the Children Music Foundation of […]

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Repair Tent For The Model A’s

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The Model A Repair Tent In Downtown Marquette Ken Mulholland was at the tent on west Washington St. today with his 1960 Model A. He told me a lot of the Model A’s are coming from California and he is one of the ones that met up in Reno, Nevada to make the 5,600 mile […]

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