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8/24/08-Carthage

Proud Of East Texas: Texas Country Music Hall Of Fame

Buck Owens, Mickey Newbury, and The Whites (Buck, Sharon, and Cheryl) became the latest inductees into the Texas Country Music Hall Of Fame in Carthage this week.  They join the ranks of top country music stars from Texas such as Tex Ritter, Jim Reeves, Willie Nelson, Gene Autry, Dale Evans, Jimmy Dean, Kris Kristofferson, and other greats.

This is the 11th year for the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame in Carthage.  It has been combined with native son Tex Ritter's Museum.  The Hall Of Fame and Museum is located at 300 West Panola Street in Carthage and is open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Joan Hallmark, Reporting. joanhallmark@kltv.com

 

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