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Tupelo Elvis Fest This Week

Posted: 06/01/2009 - The 2009 Tupelo Elvis Presley Festival includes a pair of parades, a carnival and other activities.

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Jimmie Rodgers Remembered

Updated: 05/26/2009 - The 76th anniversary of the death of "The Father of Country Music" was marked by the tradition of laying a wreath at his grave site in Meridian.

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Mississippi Celebrates Music Legacy

Updated: 05/22/2009 - The third annual Mississippi GRAMMY® Legacy Gala will be May 28 at Harrah’s Horseshoe Casino and Hotel in Tunica.

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Mississippi Grammy Gala May 28

Posted: 05/12/2009 - Country music artists Charley Pride and Marty Stuart and bluesman Pinetop Perkins will headline the third annual Mississippi Grammy gala to be held May 28 in Tunica.

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Ralph Morgan Rodeo Opens Friday

Updated: 04/17/2009 - The Ralph Morgan Rodeo starts Friday night at the arena in Lauderdale. WTOK is giving away a high definition LCD television.

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Tickets on Sale for "The Wiz"

Updated: 04/15/2009 - Students and staff in the Lauderdale County School District are busy preparing for a production of "The Wiz", May 7-10 at MCC.

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DWS Stalker Had Been Stopped Earlier in Alabama

Posted: 04/02/2009 - A man arrested in California for allegedly trying to break onto the set of ABC's "Dancing With the Stars" to meet Shawn Johnson had been ticketed earlier in Alabama.

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Singer Dan Seals Dies of Cancer

Updated: 03/26/2009 - Singer Dan Seals, who earned popularity in both pop and country music in the 70s, 80s, and 90s, has died of complications from cancer.

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JRMF Pageant Saturday

Updated: 03/26/2009 - The Jimmie Rodgers Pageant is Saturday at the Temple Theatre Ballroom.

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Alabama Bluesman Willie King Dies at 65

Posted: 03/09/2009 - Alabama blues singer and guitarist Willie King has died, ending a career that took him from backwoods juke joints to the largest blues festivals in North America and Europe.

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Final Events Announced for 2009 JRMF

Updated: 03/07/2009 - The Jimmie Rodgers Foundation Friday announced its closing events for the 2009 Jimmie Rodgers Music Festival.

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Sucarnochee Revue Gets CMA Honor

Posted: 02/26/2009 - The Sucarnochee Revue radio program and producer Jacky Jack White were recently honored by the Country Music Association.

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Wilson, Grisham, Among Artist Honorees

Posted: 02/26/2009 - Grammy-winning jazz singer Cassandra Wilson and best-selling author John Grisham are among the honorees receiving the 2009 Mississippi Governor's Awards for Excellence in the Arts.

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Mississippi, Georgia Score Early Wins in Pageant

Updated: 01/22/2009 - Miss Mississippi Christine Kozlowski and Miss Georgia Chasity Hardman walked away winners in the second night of preliminary competition at the Miss America pageant.

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