Tagged: Coal Miner’s Daughter

Loretta Lynn playing guitar as she celebrates 50 years since Coal Miner's Daughter song was released. Photo by David McClister.

Loretta Lynn: My Story in My Words set to premiere February 27 on PBS

It is hard to imagine that 2021 marks the 50th anniversary of “Coal Miner’s Daughter,” the Loretta Lynn song that became a book, a feature film, and an indelible part of popular culture. Like so many other songs written by Lynn, the lyrics told the story of her life and...

Loretta Lynn is Still Woman Enough to be the Queen of Country Music. Photo by Russ Harrington.

Loretta Lynn is still woman enough to release new album in March 2021

Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Still Woman Enough, Loretta Lynn’s new studio album on Friday, March 19, 2021.  The American music icon’s 50th studio album (excluding her 10 studio duet collaborations with Conway Twitty), Still Woman Enough celebrates women in country music. From her homage to the originators,...

Herman Webb passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2018. Photo courtesy of Phelps-Son Funeral Home.

Memorial service planned for Herman Webb

On early Saturday morning, Herman Webb passed away after a serious illness at the age of 83. Born September 3, 1934 in Johnson County, Kentucky, Webb was the son of the late Melvin “Ted” Webb and Clara Marie (Ramey) Webb. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death...