My wife Colleen and I were married in 2000. Her grandmother used to own Ma Cole's dinner for all you old timers. And yes we met on the the radio. She was my first winner with Movie trivia 15 years ago. We have helped to for a new Theatre Company that raises money for charity. The Valparaiso Theatrical Company give 60% of every ticket sold back to a 501C3 charity. We have two sons and 4 grand children.
1964 Wynonna Judd is born at King's Daughters Hospital in Ashland, Kentucky, the same day her mother, Naomi Judd, graduates from high school. After performing with Naomi in a record-setting duo, The Judds, Wynonna embarks on a soul-tinged solo career
2012 An edition of "CMT Crossroads" featuring Joe Walsh & Friends is shot at The Factory in Franklin, Tennessee. The friends include Hunter Hayes, Brad Paisley, Luke Bryan, Sara Evans and ZZ Top's Billy GibbonsÂ
2000 Mark Chesnutt picks up a platinum album for his "Greatest Hits"
1995 MCA releases "One," the first George Jones & Tammy Wynette single in 15 years
1992 Billy Ray Cyrus and "Achy Breaky Heart" begin a five-week stay at the top of the Billboard country chart
1991 "Anne Murray's Greatest Hits" is awarded a quadruple-platinum album, making her the first country female to reach that milestone
1981 The Oak Ridge Boys' "Elvira" reaches #1 on the Billboard country chart
1966 Dolly Parton marries Carl Dean in Ringgold, Georgia
2009 Steve Martin makes his Grand Ole Opry debut, playing "Foggy Mountain Breakdown" in Nashville with Vince Gill, Randy Scruggs, John McEuen and Stuart Duncan among his backing musicians
2012 Brantley Gilbert nabs a gold single for "You Don't Know Her Like I Do"
2010 Taylor Swift headlines a stadium for the first time, at the Bayou Country Superfest at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge. Also appearing: Keith Urban, David Nail, Kellie Pickler and Gloriana
2001 Arista releases Brad Paisley's "Part II" album
1998 Shania Twain launches her first major concert tour with a show in Sudbury, Ontario
1998 The movie "Hope Floats" opens, with Harry Connick Jr. and Sandra Bullock in the leading roles. The soundtrack includes Garth Brooks' "To Make You Feel My Love," plus Martina McBride, Bob Seger, Lila McCann, Deana Carter, The Mavericks and Trisha Yearwood
2004 George Strait, Alan Jackson and Jimmy Buffett co-headline a date at Texas Stadium in Irving. The three join voices on "Hey, Good Lookin'" and "Margaritaville" as the show becomes an album, "Live At Texas Stadium"
1962 Singer-songwriter Phil Vassar is born in Lynchburg, Virginia. He builds a series of hits as an artist on top of a songwriting resume that includes "Right On The Money," "I'm Alright," "Bye-Bye," "Little Red Rodeo" and "My Next Thirty Years"
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