If you have a birthday or anniversary to day, congratulations! Here are some names in country music that are celebrating along with you. Jimi Westbrook, born in Jacksonville, Arkansas, in 1970. He joins the vocal group Little Big Town, identified by thick, four-part harmony on such hits as "Boondocks," "Pontoon," "Tornado" " and "Little White Church".

Christopher Polk

Happy 45th, Jimi!

Happy Wedding Anniversary to:

Jemal Countess

Happy 24th, to Clint and Lisa Hartman Black!

Michael Buckner

Happy 2nd Anniversary today to Kelly Clarkson and Brandon Blackstock!

 

Country Music History for this date:

1958- Ray Price's "City Lights" becomes the first song written by Bill Anderson to hit #1 on the Billboard country singles chart.

1979- Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers Band hit  #1 on the Billboard country chart with "All The Gold In California".

1992- "Pure Country" has its Nashville premiere, attended by Garth Brooks, Joe Diffie and Randy Travis, plus the movie's star, George Strait.

Now Let's P-A-R-T-Y! 

Rick Diamond

Concho Valley birthdays include:

Joshua Lopez, 4. From Mom, Dad and brothers, Ryan and Jayden.

Mike Latham, old enough. From Terri, Cade, Tanner and Molli.

Ruth Wilburn-Setser, 64. From her husband, Fred.

(Twins) Favian & Xavier Sanchez 7. From Grandma, Viola. They win their choice of desserts today from Papa Murphys. 

Happy Wedding Anniversary to:

Dennis & Terri Holland, 15 years. They will be in our drawing Friday morning for a dozen roses from Southwest Florists