DOLLY NAMED TENNESSEAN OF THE YEAR

Dolly Parton has been honored as Tennessean of the Year by Nashville’s daily newspaper, The Tennessean.

Dolly-Parton300.jpg

Dolly was recognized not just for her music but also for her Imagination Library, which provides free books to pre-school children until they enter kindergarten. Since Dolly founded the organization in 1996 in her native Sevier County, the program has expanded to every county in Tennessee as well as 42 states.

[Photo courtesy Sugar Hill Records]

Comments

More News

Singer/songwriter and his music industry bride tie the knot.
Show will feature dazzling production and plenty of hits.
Museum artificats include the infamous lawnmower.
Charles, Hillary and Dave belt out “Downtown” with a fan from Georgia.
Join us June 9 at Cannery Ballroom in Nashville.
Music City’s Ascend Amphitheater in Riverfront Park welcomes Eric on July 30.