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He once played three days straight right here in Texas! (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Texas Had Its Own Woodstock In 1969, And Here’s B.B. King’s Set…As It Happened

Upon the death of Blues legend B.B. King, something of a local throwback. B.B. King played Dallas-Ft. Worth many times, over many decades – but one appearance can’t be forgotten. Less than two weeks after […]

05/15/2015

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Jody: RIP Charlie Joyner

Charlie Joyner was one of those people you always loved seeing, and you would usually see him on the sidewalk outside Reata in downtown Ft. Worth. Charlie lost his legs in a train accident long […]

05/05/2015

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Bert Shipp Snagged A Beatles Interview In 1964

We mentioned Bert Shipp’s passing yesterday, and I went looking for some audio. The only time the Beatles ever played Dallas-Ft. Worth was on September 18, 1964. They stayed right off Stemmons in the Cabana […]

04/22/2015

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The Proper Way To Say “Goodbye”

Florida teacher Emily Phillips died last month after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer, but saved her best lesson til the very end. That being, the proper way to say “Goodbye”. Although she wasn’t happy […]

04/06/2015

That's a good rock! (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

The Creator Of The Pet Rock Has Died

Gary Dahl died this week at 78 – and though you may not know the name, he created one of the signature fads of the 1970’s. Dahl was the man who came up with the […]

04/02/2015

This story will send chills down your spine! (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Baby Survives 14 Hours In A Submerged SUV

Okay, this kind of story fascinates me. By now you’ve heard the the 18-month old baby saved from the overturned SUV. Lilly was trapped upside down in her mother’s vehicle for 14 hours, and as […]

03/11/2015

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Jody: Terry Dorsey Was A True Hall Of Famer

If you didn’t hear, Terry Dorsey passed away over the weekend – just three months after retiring from the the radio business. Terry was a legend here, and I first met him while I was […]

03/09/2015

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Leonard Nimoy Has Passed Away At 83

Leonard Nimoy, Spock from Star Trek, has passed away at the age of 83.

02/27/2015

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In Utah, You Can Sue Yourself

Call me crazy, but it seems a little insane to sue yourself. Perhaps counterproductive? However, a court has ruled that it is perfectly legal. Barbara Bagley is suing herself over the wrongful death of her […]

02/20/2015

RIP Lesley Gore. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

It’s My Party & I’ll Cry If I Want To

If you’re a fan of Ariana Grande, or knew about Taylor Swift when she was 17, or remember Miley as Hannah Montana, then we’ve got to spend a minute on the great Lesley Gore – […]

02/17/2015

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