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This Day In Country Music

  • On this day December 09, 2005

    The cowboy movie opened in theaters across the US. The soundtrack featured Roger Miller's "King Of The Road," Tammy Wynette's "D-I-V-O-R-C-E" and Merle Haggard's "I'm Always On A Mountain When I Fall", as well as tracks by […]

  • On this day December 09, 1995

    Alan Jackson was at #1 on the Country charts with his version of "Tall, Tall Trees". Written by George Jones and Roger Miller, both singers recorded their own versions: Jones on his 1958 album and Miller on his 1970 cover […]

  • On this day December 09, 1968

    During recording sessions at Capitol Recording Studios in Los Angeles, Merle Haggard recorded "Hungry Eyes" which was featured on his 1969 album and when released as a single became a Country #1 and one of the most famous […]

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  • Mandarin beats Columbus 37-35 to win state 8A title
    on December 9, 2018 at 3:42 am

    Mandarin quarterback Carson Beck threw five touchdowns, a state finals record four to wide receiver Demario Douglas as Mandarin won their first ever state football championship, 37-35 over Miami Columbus on Saturday.Mandarin […]

  • #11 Seminoles keep rolling with win over UConn
    on December 9, 2018 at 2:42 am

    Terance Mann scored 20 points, reserve David Nichols had 16 and No. 11 Florida State beat Connecticut 79-71 on Saturday night in the second game of the Never Forget Tribute Classic. Mfiondu Kabengele added 15 points for […]

  • Oklahoma's Kyler Murray wins 2018 Heisman Trophy
    on December 9, 2018 at 2:11 am

    Kyler Murray replaced a Heisman Trophy winner by becoming a Heisman Trophy winner. The Oklahoma quarterback won college football's most prestigious individual award Saturday night, edging Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa and setting […]

  • Army beats Navy for 3rd straight year; 17-10
    on December 9, 2018 at 12:27 am

    Army had the corps bouncing in front of the president and kept the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy. The No. 22 Black Knights recovered two fumbles in the fourth quarter, Kelvin Hopkins Jr. had two rushing touchdowns and Army […]