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‘Every day is precious.’ Zac Brown Band’s John Driskell Hopkins reflects on ALS diagnosis
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Musician John Hopkins and wife Jennifer visit Gainesville Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2022, for lunch at brother Mark's Gainesville restaurant Hop's Kitchen. - photo by Scott Rogers
A year after receiving a grim diagnosis, John Driskell Hopkins — otherwise known as “Hop” — is still singing, cherishing each grain of sand in his hourglass.