WRJB/ WFWL To Pay Tribute To Patsy Cline And Others Killed In 1963 Plane Crash
February 7, 2013 at 7:06 AM (PT)
GRACE BROADCASTING Country WRJB and WFWL-A/CAMDEN, TN is sponsoring an event marking the 50th Anniversary of the plane crash that took the lives of PATSY CLINE, HAWKSHAW HAWKINS, COWBOY COPAS and RANDY HUGHES in 1963. "GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN," will kick off on THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28th and run through SATURDAY, MARCH 2nd , with concerts, a candlelight vigil and other events.
Concerts will feature MANDY BARNETT, BILL ANDERSON, JEAN SHEPARD, and THE AMERICAN THREE.
"It was my senior year in college in 1963, when I heard the news of the plane crash, near CAMDEN," said station GM RON LANE. "This station covered the story and even provided coverage for dozens of other stations and newspapers across the country. Our morning man at the time, CHICK KING, provided live interviews almost non-stop for days."
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