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  • It's cool to be country

    It's cool to be country
    The Coen brothers' "True Grit," which plays out over rural Arkansas and the Indian Territory of the 1870s, is the duo's highest-grossing film to date, and last week it became the second-most-nominated movie in this year's Oscar race. Earlier in January,...
  • Blizzard warning issued as massive storm takes aim

    Blizzard warning issued as massive storm takes aim
    The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning for the Chicago area as a dangerous storm swooping in from the South could dump more than 18 inches of snow and pack 40 mph winds. The warning is in effect from 3 p.m. Tuesday until 3 p.m....
  • Rapt in Palin's presence

    Rapt in Palin's presence
    When officials at Lubbock Christian School were pondering who should headline their annual benefit dinner for the 350-student institution in northwest Texas, someone suggested inviting Sarah Palin. "We all laughed and said, 'That's impossible,' "...
  • Book review: 'Going Home to Glory' by David Eisenhower with Julie Nixon Eisenhower

    Book review: 'Going Home to Glory' by David Eisenhower with Julie Nixon Eisenhower
    Going Home to Glory A Memoir of Life With Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1961-1969 David Eisenhower with Julie Nixon Eisenhower Simon and Schuster: 324 pp., $28 David Eisenhower's touching memoir of his grandfather's final years raises an uncomfortable issue...
  • Book review: 'Nashville Chrome' by Rick Bass

    Book review: 'Nashville Chrome' by Rick Bass
    "Nashville Chrome" is Rick Bass' 25th book — at this stage in the game, there's no such thing as a fresh start …and thank goodness. Pieces of the writer's previous work — landscapes, "pewter skies," endangered species (human and animal),...
  • Market Watch: Indian Blood Freestone peaches are diamonds in the fuzz

    Market Watch: Indian Blood Freestone peaches are diamonds in the fuzz
    The most distinctive and enigmatic stone fruit in markets currently is the Indian Blood Freestone peach. The first thing you'll note is its intense rose-like aroma, which can fill a room with peachy perfume. The fruits look like nothing else, with thick...
  • Mike Huckabee's intentions unclear even to close aides, who say that's a sign he won't run

    Mike Huckabee's intentions unclear even to close aides, who say that's a sign he won't run
    Political advisors and close associates of former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee remained in the dark Friday about what he will say Saturday night when he announces his decision about whether to pursue another White House bid – an indication he has...
  • New website solicits prayers as Mike Huckabee considers presidential run

    New website solicits prayers as Mike Huckabee considers presidential run
    Usually, potential presidential aspirants seek cash before waging a campaign. Mike Huckabee wants your prayers. To that end, a new website has been launched seeking divine inspiration for the former Arkansas governor, called www.prayforhuckabee.com. "As...
  • Money speaks for 2012 hopefuls

    Money speaks for 2012 hopefuls
    By one measure, the 2012 presidential campaign is off to a slow start. No major candidate has officially jumped in, unlike four years ago, when nine White House hopefuls had declared their bids by the end of January 2007. Mindful that the first...
  • Grammy-nominated folk/blues/pop singer to open for Mary-Chapin Carpenter at Musikfest Cafe

     
    Grammy-nominated Texan folk singer Eliza Gilkyson will open singer Mary-Chapin Carpenter’s show at Musikfest Cafe at ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem on Wednesday, ArtsQuest has confirmed. Gilkyson recently released her 19th album, &#...
  • Glen Campbell, with Alzheimer's and a 'final' album, looks back

     
    Glen Campbell: Glen Campbell, with Alzheimer's, plans for final album, tour and recalls some early gigs. Glen Campbell's “final” album, “Ghost On the Canvas” includes several songs he has written with the album’s producer,...