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2011-09-29 07:00:00

Lowell Mims and Ernie Land announce the first ever National Convention of ProvisionRx to be held in Nashville, Tennessee on October 7, 8 and 9, 2011. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) September 29, 2011 Lowell Mims and Ernie Land announced the first ever National Convention of ProvisionRx on October 7 â“ 9, 2011 at the gorgeous Sheraton Music City Hotel in Nashville, TN. The convention coincides with the 86th Birthday Celebration of the Grand Ole Opry. ProvisionRx will honor...

2010-09-29 00:28:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Country music's most famous show has come home. The Grand Ole Opry raised the curtain on its historic first show back at the Grand Ole Opry House tonight to reveal the silhouettes of nine-year Opry member Brad Paisley and 61-year Opry veteran Jimmy Dickens center stage on the renowned circle of wood from the Ryman Auditorium. Paisley began singing the standard "Will the Circle be Unbroken," with Dickens joining in on the chorus as cast members...

2010-08-25 15:05:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Country music's most famous show is coming home. Grand Ole Opry officials today announced that the show, displaced from its permanent home due to May's historic Nashville flood, will return to the Grand Ole Opry House with a star-packed show Tues., Sept. 28. Among the artists scheduled for the show are Trace Adkins, Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Charlie Daniels Band, Diamond Rio, Jimmy Dickens, Del McCoury Band, Montgomery Gentry, Brad Paisley,...

2010-04-29 12:21:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Grand Ole Opry superstars Vince Gill, Brad Paisley, Ricky Skaggs, and Steve Wariner are picking up their guitars and hitting the Opry stage Tues., May 25 to officially launch a months-long celebration of the Opry's 85th birthday with an all-star guitar jam. As a part of the night's Tuesday Night Opry, each Opry member will take the stage individually followed by a guitar jam finale featuring the group's take on some of the most popular songs in...

2010-03-16 08:00:00

ENCINO, Calif., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Academy of Country Music and Great American Country (GAC) announced today that Luke Bryan, Gloriana and Joey + Rory have been named Top New Solo Vocalist, Top New Vocal Group and Top New Vocal Duo, respectively. The three winners are now considered nominees for the Top New Artist award, which will be given out on the 45th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards broadcast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 18, 2010...

2009-12-09 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10: GRAND OLE OPRY Profile America -- Thursday, December 10th. Country music and radio joined together on this date in 1927 to create one of the most successful popular culture icons. The occasion was the first broadcast of the Grand Ole Opry on WSM in Nashville, Tennessee. After...

2009-04-05 19:00:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Great American Country (GAC), the network that gives fans an in-depth look at the Academy of Country Music Awards, will bring all the great music and touching moments captured in this year's event for fans to enjoy all over again with an exclusive encore presentation of the 44th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, Sunday May 31st 9pm/ET. Reba McEntire hosts the star-studded event from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. "GAC historically devotes many...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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