News from Nashville
Hotel Thrillist hosts A Nashville Feast for the weekend
Tonight: Hotel Thrillist’s A Nashville Feast will take place on BMI Rooftop on the Row from 7 PM – 10 PM. (10 Music Square East). The event will contain 24 of Thrillist’s favorite local restaurants (full list below) – plus beer, cocktails, and more. You can purchase tickets here. The sprawling feast will kickoff Hotel Thrillist Nashville – the 8th annual Hotel Thrillist event […]
Josh Turner to release a new album collection of hymns
Josh Turner’s I Serve A Savior will release on Oct. 26, adding a new dimension to the GRAMMY® nominee’s already acclaimed career. The faith-based collection includes hand-picked hymns, alongside brand-new originals and live recordings of some of Turner’s most memorable hits including “Me and God” and “Long Black Train.” Baring faith and family in his forthcoming gospel project, […]
Carrie Underwood receives her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Photo credit: Cameron Premo Carrie Underwood was honored with the 2,646th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday, September 20, 2018, by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. The star is dedicated in the category of Recording at 1750 N. Vine Street in front of the historic Capitol Records Building. Emcee Leron Gubler, President & CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, unveiled the star with Simon Cowell, who was […]
Old Dominion sold out the Ryman Auditorium and included special guests
Country band Old Dominion sold out and electrified the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville for their special headline show: “An Evening With Friends.” The gig raised a total of $40K for charity, with half of the proceeds benefitting the Opry Trust Fund and the other half benefitting the Ryan Seacrest Foundation. Old Dominion frontman and […]
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WBBJ meteorologist Corallys Ortiz replies to viewer critique about hairstyle
Corallys Ortiz was recently criticized by a viewer for the way she wears her hair, according to a post on Ortiz’ Facebook page.
Teams gear up for 2018 Canstruction food drive
This is the 14th year that RIFA has hosted Canstruction, an international competition in which teams build themed structures using canned foods and imagination.
West Tennessee shows support for WBBJ meteorologist Corallys Ortiz after hair critique
Column by Brandon Shields
Gallantry in action: Humboldt veteran receives Silver Star
Wilford "Mike" DeNote was awarded a Silver Star on Aug. 30, nearly 50 years after his "gallantry in action" in Vietnam.