Carowinds unveils WindSeeker for 2012 season

Carowinds opens for the 2012 season this weekend and Friday park officials held a preview for the media and park VIPs for the unveiling of the 301-foot tall WindSeeker. The 6.5-million dollar attraction takes up to 64-passengers per run at speeds upwards of 30 miles per hour. VIDEO: Carowinds’ Windseeker York County Convention and Visitors [...] Read More

Top 20 Is On Fire With Miranda Lambert, Chris Young, & More!

GAC’s Top 20 Country Countdown is on fire this week! Host Nan Kelley caught up with Miranda Lambert when Miranda’s On Fire Tour stopped for a show in Louisville recently. Nan also sat down to chat with the tour’s special guests, Chris Young and Jerrod Niemann! Rascal Flatts also checks in on tonight’s episode, sharing [...] Read More

Carrie Underwood & Tim McGraw to Headline Largest Canadian Country Music Festival

Carrie Underwood, Tim McGraw, Alabama and Kid Rock will headline the first annual Boots and Hearts Music Festival. Set to take place August 10-12 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, the event will be the largest international country music festival ever hosted in Canada. Big and Rich, Lauren Alaina, Jason McCoy, Paul Brandt, Dallas Smith, High [...] Read More

SC Lottery Chief weighs in on $500M Mega Millions jackpot

A half-billion dollars is up for grabs as Friday night’s Mega Millions drawing approaches. It’s the largest lottery jackpot ever. South Carolina Education Lottery Director Paula Harper Bethea said on Thursday’s edition of Palmetto Mornings on WRHI that the jackpot has been growing for two months. If anyone’s lucky enough to win the 500-million-dollar jackpot… [...] Read More

George Jones Hospitalized

GAC extends get well soon wishes to George Jones. The website of Nashville television station WTVF reported that he has been admitted to a Nashville hospital after suffering from an upper respiratory infection. George’s publicist told the infection was not pneumonia and he would be kept overnight for observation. ShareThis var shared_object = SHARETHIS.addEntry({ title:’George Jones Hospitalized’, url:’’ }); [...] Read More