My wife Colleen and I were married in 2000. Her grandmother used to own Ma Cole's dinner for all you old timers. And yes we met on the the radio. She was my first winner with Movie trivia 15 years ago. We have helped to for a new Theatre Company that raises money for charity. The Valparaiso Theatrical Company give 60% of every ticket sold back to a 501C3 charity. We have two sons and 4 grand children.
"Live from New York": Lady Antebellum sings "We Owned The Night" and "Just A Kiss" on NBC's "Saturday Night Live"
2010 Jason Aldean's "My Kinda Party" video and Keith Urban's "Put You In A Song" premiere on CMT
2009 Dailey & Vincent repeat as Entertainer of the Year at the International Bluegrass Music Association awards at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville
1997 The video for the Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood duet, "In Another's Eyes," debuts on CMT. Portions of the performance come from their appearance on "The Tonight Show" 20 days earlier
1995 Willie Nelson presents the 10th anniversary Farm Aid in Louisville, with John Mellencamp, Neil Young, John Conlee, Steve Earle, Tom Wopat, Radney Foster, Kris Kristofferson, The Dave Matthews Band, BlackHawk and Hootie + The Blowfish
1986 MCA releases Patty Loveless' self-titled debut album
2005 Dierks Bentley is inducted into the Grand Ole Opry, performing "Come A Little Closer" after being introduced by Marty Stuart
1963 Eddie Montgomery is born in Lancaster, Kentucky. He joins Troy Gentry to form the Southern rock-tinged Montgomery Gentry, winning Vocal Duo of the Year honors from the Country Music Association in 2000
1958 Marty Stuart is born in Philadelphia, Mississippi. He plays mandolin for Lester Flatt as a teen before building a solo career that features rockabilly-tinged singles and a Golden Globe nomination for music. He marries fellow Grand Ole Opry star Connie Smith
2011 Vince Gill invites Rascal Flatts to join the Grand Ole Opry during a Tuesday edition of the show. The group teams with Gill on "Whenever You Come Around"
2008 A "CMT Crossroads" episode featuring Trace Adkins and 38 Special debuts on TV
2007 Sugarland kicks off its first headlining tour at the North Charleston Coliseum in South Carolina. Sponsored by CMT, the tour lineup also features Little Big Town and Jake Owen
2002 Brad Paisley's CMT-sponsored show at Los Angeles' Universal Amphitheatre concludes with a huge jam. "According To Jim" star Jim Belushi sings "The House Is Rockin'" with Paisley and his band, plus Steve Azar, Shannon Lawson and guitarist Albert Lee
1998 Steve Wariner receives a traffic ticket for driving in an HOV lane without a passenger. At the time, Wariner is talking on his cell phone with Bill Anderson
2004 The "Party For Two" video, featuring Shania Twain and Billy Currington swinging from the chandeliers, debuts on CMT
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