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Stories with person: Loretta Lynn
  • 'Mother church of country music' debuts $14M expansion story has photos
    Updated: Jun-08-15 7:18 pm

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Nashville's Ryman Auditorium is known around the world as the "mother church of country music," but if there is one thing Museum and Tours Manager Joshua Bronnenberg wants you to take away from a visit, it's this: The Ryman is also the home of the Hokey Pokey.

  • Kentucky folksinger, dulcimer player Jean Ritchie dies at 92 
    Updated: Jun-02-15 4:35 pm

    NEW YORK - Jean Ritchie, the Kentucky-born folksinger who brought the centuries-old ballads she grew up with to a wide audience from the 1950s onward, died Monday evening. She was 92. Ritchie died in her home in Berea, Kentucky, with family around her, her niece Judy Hudson said.