The department recruited two of the town's famous locals, country artists Aaron Tippin and John Anderson, to help out with the viral internet phenomenon, part community outreach and part stress relief for the participating officers.
Another Country Superstar is making a stop in Victoria on Thursday night at the Leo. J Welder Center. Nashville Songwriters Hall of Famer John Anderson will be live in concert starting at 7:30. "I'm Just an Old Chunk of Coal", "Swingin'," "Wild and Blue", "Seminole Wind", and "Straight Tequila Night...
It's this weekend! More great live music right here in Victoria!!
Shooters Bar and S.U.M advertising present country music legend John Anderson live in concert Saturday, August 1st at the Victoria Community Center Dome. Clay Crockett and the Shotgun Riders open the show. Come out and enjoy a night of great country music and dancing.
Here are some of the events that happened on this day in Country music history:
1961: Patsy Cline suffered serious head injuries and a fractured hip in a car accident in Madison, Tennessee.
1977: the "Ol' Waylon" album by Waylon Jennings was certified Gold.
1980: Alabama's first hit, "My Home's In Alabama," made its chart debut.
A new version of the John Anderson classic 'Swingin'' appears in the upcoming movie 'Super Zeroes.' The legendary country singer re-cut the song with Colt Ford and created a song that truly blends the two singer's unique styles. During an interview shared exclusively with Taste of Country, Ford and Anderson explain the history of the song and the new recording.