Senate takes up bill to cap damages in civil suits (AUDIO)

With a few days left in this year’s session, the Senate has taken up one of the year’s most talked-about bills. The measure commonly called “tort reform” will make some changes to how civil suits are resolved in the state–the most significant being a cap on damages meant to punish a losing defendant. The current proposal [...] [...] Read More

More jellyfish plus more swimmers equal more stings

Regardless of whether there are more jellyfish or just more people, there seem to be a bit more jellyfish stings being reported. Pearse Webster, a marine biologist with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, says if there appears there are more jellyfish stings being reported, it may be because the warm waters are bringing out more [...] [...] Read More

What Will Reba Do On Her Vacation?

Reba McEntire has more than earned a vacation. Having spent the last year putting out a new album, touring with George Strait and Lee Ann Womack, hosting the ACM Awards, co-headlining two tornado relief concerts with Blake Shelton, appearing as a mentor on NBC’s The Voice and being inducted into the Country Music Hall of [...] Read More

Joey + Rory to Hold 3rd Annual “Bib & Buckle Fest” June 4

If you’re attending this year’s CMA Music Festival and you’re coming to Nashville the weekend before, Joey + Rory have just the thing for you to do. The husband and wife duo have set Saturday, June 4, 2011 as the date for their 3rd Annual “Bib & Buckle Fest” Homecoming Concert, Food & Fun event. What [...] Read More

Brantley Gilbert Beats Out Justin Bieber as Most-Demanded Artist

Justin Bieber who? Brantley Gilbert has reached the fan-requested No. 1 spot on Eventful as the most in-demand artist across all formats, beating out Justin Bieber. Brantley was quick to thank those who got him there – his fans. “Look what ya’ll have accomplished!” Brantley said. “We really can’t take credit for this. Thanks to [...] Read More