Jake Owen will host the eighth annual ACM Honors ceremony recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 49th annual Academy of Country Music Awards.
Ever since country music emerged as a distinct art form in the 1920s, it has serenaded, aroused and comforted generations through the Great Depression, World War II, the Cold War and conflicts in Korea, Vietnam and the Middle East.
Senator McCaskill hopes for quick Senate action on the campus sexual assault bill she has been working on for several months. She has been holding roundtable discussions with college officials and other meetings trying to determine the scope of the problem and which of varying approaches works best.Â She admits there are some things she […]
The annual school supplies sales tax holiday has started, but not for a lot of cities and counties. And for some people, sales tax holidays happen every day. The state does not collect its sales tax on numerous itemsÂ on the first weekend of each August that are considered school supplies.Â But the items don’t […]
One of the speakers at the recent Beef Welfare Symposium in Ames, Iowa was Cozad, Nebraska cattle feeder Ann Burkholder.Â Among other topics, Burkholder talked about the importance of reducing stress in cattle by properly acclimating them to the feedlot.Â She also discussed the auditing of animal welfare practices in their feedlot operation.Â After her […]
Saturday, August 2nd is Soybean Day at the 2014 Ohio State Fair. Fairgoers entering through the Cardinal Gate at the north end of the fairgrounds tomorrow will be greeted by Ohio soybean farmers. Patrick Knouff , Chairman of the Ohio Soybean Council and soybean farmer from Shelby County says the soybean farmers will be able […]