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Stories with person: Hank Williams
  • Rosa Parks to get new historical marker in Montgomery 
    Updated: Aug-21-15 10:54 am

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama - On Dec. 1, 1955, Rosa Parks boarded a Montgomery bus and refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. This moment was commemorated in 2007 with the unveiling of a historical marker in downtown Montgomery, but Parks still had to share the two-sided sign with the story of famed country singer Hank Williams.

  • New Kenneth Lonergan play heads to Atlantic Theater Company 
    Updated: Aug-18-15 2:23 pm

    NEW YORK - Kenneth Lonergan has gone a little bit country in his latest play, "Hold on to Me Darling," a comedy that will make its world premiere at the off-Broadway Atlantic Theater Company.

  • Rauner opens Illinois State Fair despite not having budget story has photos
    Updated: Aug-14-15 5:51 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Gov. Bruce Rauner, the former college football quarterback, presaged Friday's Illinois State Fair kickoff with a pep-rally cheer: "Let's have fun, let's open these gates up and celebrate with this fair. Let's go, 2015!"

  • Kid Rock, Bret Michaels among headliners for Gretna Festival 
    Updated: Aug-05-15 4:13 am

    GRETNA, Louisiana - Kid Rock, Hank Williams Jr., Bret Michaels and Uncle Kracker are among the headliners for this year's Gretna Heritage Festival.