Keeping it Positive in the Neighborhood

For some folks, the only break from the Stay-at-Home order is a quick walk around the block, whether it’s alone, with your dog, or with your kids.  In my neighborhood, some folks have gone out of their way to brighten things for everyone else, even if it’s just a little bit. Maybe you can take some of these ideas and do them yourself, to brighten up your neighborhood!

Our Favorites from the Disney Family Sing-a-Long

In case you missed it, the Disney Family Sing-a-Long on ABC Thursday was a blast!  Stars from Country, Broadway, TV, and yes, Disney, sang some of our favorite Disney classics with the follow-the-bouncing-ball (well, Mickey ears!) words at the bottom so everyone in the family can sing every word and every note.

“ACM Our Country” Airs Tonight With Tons of Home Performances

The ACM’s may have been postponed until  September, but tonight (Sunday) the Academy of Country Music Awards presents a series of at-home, personal acoustic performances and intimate conversations with Country Music’s biggest stars. The special will be broadcast Sunday, April 5 at 8pm Pacific on CBS and CBS All Access.

Dolly Parton Is Reading Stories To Kids Online

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, which has donated more than 130 million (yes 130 million!) books to kids around the world, is excited to present Dolly Parton’s new, free, weekly read-aloud video series called “Goodnight with Dolly.”

Garth Brooks All-Star Special Airs Tonight

Garth Brooks has plenty of awards and prizes on his mantle, but none quite like this:  Garth has been honored with the nation’s Library of Congress Prize for Popular Song, also known as the Gershwin Prize. You can watch the ceremony tonight at 9 pm on KCTS Channel 9 as it is PBS stations broadcasting the show called Garth Brooks: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.  

Lineup Announced for ACM Presents: Our Country

Last week told you that because of COVID-19 the Academy of Country Music Awards set for April 5th would not be held as an “Award Show” but instead as a series of at-home, personal acoustic performances and intimate conversations with Country Music’s biggest stars, along with clips from the Academy’s 55-year history.  Well, now we know who is going to perform!

Struggling With Isolation? Astronauts Have Some Advice

NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly spent nearly a year on the International Space Station so he knows a thing or two about having to stay inside for long periods of time. Meanwhile NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson, who broke the record for cumulative total days spent in space, says being in isolation is “actually very doable.”

The ACM’s Will Happen In September with Keith Urban Hosting

The 55th Academy of Country Music Awards will be held Wednesday, Sept. 16, airing live on CBS and CBS All Access, where it will also be available on demand. Venue and performers will be announced soon. As previously announced, Keith Urban will host.

A Legend Breaks Even: Kenny Rogers Passes Away

Country Legend Kenny Rogers passed away on Friday night at the age of 81.  His family says he passed away peacefully at home from natural causes under the care of hospice and surrounded by his family.