Shania Twain, Please Call Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift was recently in our studio visiting with Top 20 Country Countdown host Nan Kelley, talking about her Speak Now 2011 World Tour and her big Entertainer of the Year win at the ACM Awards. With such a successful career in a very short time, Taylor’s been an inspiration to many aspiring artists. When Nan asked Taylor who she looks [...] Read More

Chris Young Gets Frisky with “Tomorrow”

Chris Young‘s new video for “Tomorrow” show’s the singer’s sexy side — which is appropriate, considering Chris was recently named Country Weekly‘s Hottest Bachelor. We recently chatted with Chris about the runaway success of the song and the one thing he’d never done before in a video shoot. Find out what that was by watching [...] Read More

New textile plant in Union could create 100 jobs

SCRN affiliate WBCU in Union contributed to this report One of South Carolina’s rural counties that’s been hit hard by the recession got a bit of good news this week. Start-up company Textile Trends LLC announced it will begin a new production facility in Union County, near the town of Jonesville. Union County Supervisor Tommy Sinclair [...] [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! Here at GAC, we follow them too. This week the stars were tweeting about the glamour of the Royal Wedding and the sadness of the devastating tornadoes that ripped through the south. Here are our picks for the Top 10 Country Tweets Of The Week. If you’d like to donate money to help those [...] Read More

Judge denies request to halt bridge construction

A U.S. District Court judge has denied an environmental group’s request to stop construction of a Midlands bridge. “Friends of the Congaree Swamp” had filed legal action against the South Carolina Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration to permanently halt construction on the replacement of the U.S. 601 bridge. The bridge is in Richland [...] [...] Read More