Terry Morrow: Six classic Dolly Parton songs probed for Ovation series
Published 3/8/2013 at 4:00 a.m. 0 comments
On the same day more than 40 years ago, lightning struck twice for Dolly Parton. She wrote “I Will Always Love You” and “Jolene,” two of her signature songs.
Terry Morrow: Legless Travel Channel star tackles roughest challenges in Pigeon Forge
Published 2/13/2013 at 5:26 p.m. 1 comment
Travel Channel star Kevin Michael Connolly was born without legs — but that doesn't keep him from reaching for new heights in the Smoky Mountains.
Terry Morrow: Looking at 2012, Knoxville celebrity news
Published 12/29/2012 at 12:00 p.m. 0 comments
A look at what happened around here in 2012: January. Production on "Extreme Makeover Home Edition" started for the Watson family of West Knoxville. Jenny McCarthy substituted for the missing Ty Pennington. Hundreds of volunteers fought snow and frigid temperatures ...
Wayne Bledsoe: Top 10 albums of 2012 encompassed heart and soul of Knoxville
Published 12/28/2012 at 12:23 p.m. 0 comments
Years ago I used to scan other critics' best-of lists and make sure I heard their choices and labored over which discs were truly groundbreaking. At some point I realized that my real favorite albums, the one I'd still love ...
Terry Morrow: Dolly Parton, Johnny Knoxville, Quentin Tarantino see net worth zoom
Published 12/20/2012 at 4:44 p.m. 1 comment
Inflation isn't such a bad thing for some Knoxville-area stars. Website celebritynetworth.com, which claims to have the inside track on the financial value of celebrities by using many different sources to formulate an estimate, has updated its numbers of several ...
Dolly Parton addresses gay rumors on ‘Nightline’
Published 11/28/2012 at 1:28 p.m. 2 comments
Dolly Parton set the record straight on "Nightline" on Monday night, as she sat down for an interview to promote her new memoir "Dream More." Parton denied longstanding rumors that she is romantically involved with her childhood friend Judy Ogle, ...
Terry Morrow: Dolly Parton shares East Tennessee wisdom in new book
Published 11/24/2012 at 11:00 a.m. 0 comments
Dolly Parton shares some of that Smoky Mountain wisdom of hers in a new book, out Tuesday. The idea for the book came from Parton's commencement speech made at the University of Tennessee in 2009. In it, she encouraged students ...
Singer-songwriter Adam Hill is still making music against the odds
Published 11/23/2012 at 7:00 a.m. 0 comments
Adam Hill may have been about a decade before his time when he was in Knoxville. After Hill's tenure with the rock band the Satellite Pumps, he performed with a group called the Raggedettes, which, he says, would have fit ...
Terry Morrow: Farragut's Jake Thomas enlists in 'NCIS'
Published 10/26/2012 at 5:14 p.m. 0 comments
Farragut native Jake Thomas has a particularly dark role on this week's installment of "NCIS."
Terry Morrow: As terrorists attacked, Graham Norton was trapped in Pigeon Forge
Published 10/25/2012 at 11:55 a.m. 0 comments
British comedian Graham Norton was trapped. "We were in Pigeon Forge when (the) Sept. 11 (attacks), happened," said the English talk-show host during a phone interview recently. "We were at Dixie Stampede."
Terry Morrow: Pat Summitt says new book will be 'pretty open' about her life
Published 10/3/2012 at 4:22 p.m. 0 comments
Pat Summitt gave me a little insight into her upcoming book, being penned by Washington Post sports writer Sally Jenkins.
Oak Ridge Boys to perform and receive award at Dollywood
Published 9/27/2012 at 1:36 p.m. 0 comments
The Oak Ridge Boys have won lots of awards, but Richard Sterban, the deep bass of the Boys since 1972, says that receiving the James D. Vaughan Impact Award is special.
Terry Morrow: Dolly Parton to go on blind date for charity
Published 8/15/2012 at 5:47 p.m. 1 comment
Dolly Parton is about to go on a mystery date — but it'll cost her charity-hearted suitor $138,000.
Terry Morrow: Reba, T-Bone Burnett want to work with Dolly Parton
Published 8/4/2012 at 4:00 a.m. 0 comments
Hollywood can't get enough of Dolly Parton. Though she isn't particularly interested in doing television right now — she tells me she's taking the next year off to do some writing — Parton could certainly get work in Tinsel Town ...
Terry Morrow: Johnny Cash focus of 6-part special
Updated 8/2/2012 at 2:27 p.m. 1 comment
ohnny Cash's life and career will be featured this fall in a six-part documentary.
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