At age 6, Diego Figueiredo's father gave him his first instrument, a mandolin. Two years later, the 8-year-old started playing a guitar. And the sound the acoustic guitar and later on the electric guitar led to Figueiredo discover his eventual career path.
January 26, 2017|
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Every morning, Billy Thomas puts on his green "Australian-style" hat, revs up his motorized Kawasaki mule and drives down to look at his flower, vegetable and fruit gardens. By his side is his wife of 61 years, Latrelle.
As a young girl growing up on a farm near the banks of the Mississippi River in Ripley, Tenn., Emmie Henderson Howard watched her grandfather sow and reap the land during the week. But on Sundays, her grandfather shed his blue jeans and work shirts and donned a seersucker suit complete with bow tie.