Christian County Historian, William Turner paid Ann Petrie a visit during "Hoptown This Morning" to discuss the history behind the Country Boy Store in Newstead, KY. The two visited on Wednesday, June 12th, 2013.
CMA kicked off Music Fest Week with a Global Artist Party at THE STAGE on Broadway. The show was Monday, June 3rd, 2013 in Nashville. 106.5 WKDZ's Bill Booth paid a visit to the festivities. In addition to visiting with the event's Master Of Ceremonies, UK Artist, David Bradley, Bill caught up with a few other artists.
Bill spoke with Country Music Star, Rodrigo Haddad. Rodrigo sings country music in his native country of Brazil. Rodrigo was influenced by his father, and of course some of the greats of Country Music. Learn more about Rodrigo and his music by visiting his website http://rodrigohaddad.com/
Bill also caught up with Swedish Country sensation, Jill Johnson. Jill has opened for Toby Keith and Rascal Flatts in Europe. She was sung a duet with Lionel Richie and Rascal Flatts, and has her own tv show in Sweden. To learn more about Jill go to http://jilljohnson.se/
The Small Town Pistols are a Canadian brother-sister duo. They used to be in a group with their father called The Wilkinsons. Bill visited with Amanda & Tyler, they talked Hockey, Fuel Mileage, Twitter, and managed to talk a little country music as well. You can find them on FACEBOOK..
The Christian County Relay for Life is coming up this Friday and Saturday at the Stadium of Champions. Shawn Langston was a guest Monday on "Hoptown This Morning" talking about the final preparations for the big event. You can hear that interview by clicking below.