Entries by Randall Franks

Political service, not for the faint of heart

I like so many others have wondered why are there not more good people serving politically. I come from a family that has always been politically active. As a child, I helped to go door to door as my mother encouraged people to vote for a particular candidate she and my father were supporting. I […]

Jeannie Seely marks 48 years with the Opry

Grand Ole Opry friend Jeannie Seely celebrated her 48th Anniversary with the show recently. “The Grand Ole Opry has been a part of my life since I first heard it at four years old,” she said. “For many years it seemed like an impossible dream to even attend it, let alone be on it. After […]

A fiddler, a singer and a banjo stylist

As part of the country music family I have been blessed to do shows with these country friends. They are all adding to the fall colors with their latest musical sounds and shows. Fiddle legend Charlie Daniels brings his career spanning over 50 years full circle with Live At Billy Bob’s Texas CD and DVD […]