If this is your birthday, congratulations! You happen to share this date with country Singer/songwriter Jon Pardi, born in Dixon, California in 1985. He earns his first country hit with the 2013 single "Up All Night". Happy 30th, Jon!  Here are also some events that have happened on this date in country music. 1957- Marty Robbins song, "A White Sport Coat (And A Pink Carnation)" takes the #1 spot on the Billboard country singles chart. 1994- The movie, "Maverick" makes its theater debut, hitting #1 in its first week of release, with cameo appearances by Kathy Mattea, Hal Ketchum, Waylon Jennings, Vince Gill, Janis Gill, Carlene Carter, Reba McEntire and Clint Black. 2006-Jack Ingram makes his first appearance at the top of the Billboard chart with "Wherever You Are". 

This Is Pick Strawberries Day!!

Abid Katib

What a sweet, tasty way to enjoy a late spring day. If your parents ever took you picking fresh strawberries, you have a wonderful childhood memory.  For those who have never picked them in the field, why not start a new tradition today!

Now Let's P-A-R-T-Y!


Concho Valley birthdays include: 

Ana Knoff, 18. From all her friends at Central High School.

Royal, 16, From Connie and all his family.

Marcia Garrett, 60 something. From Renee and Goldie. Marcia wins our birthday cake today from Halfmann's Cake Cottage.

No anniversaries to report.