George Jones has donated items for Tim McGraw’s annual Swampstock event. On Sunday, September 14, 2003, Tim McGraw hosts his annual Swampstock charity event in Rayville, LA. Swampstock was created by Tim to provide funding to help young people in his hometown area of Louisiana. Proceeds benefit Rayville’s Dixie League Baseball program and provide academic college scholarships for graduating high school seniors, among other worthwhile causes.
George and Nancy are saddened by the loss of their friend Johnny Paycheck. He was a great entertainer. He will be missed and remembered always in our hearts.
George Jones was a part of Wheel of Fortune, when the popular Los Angeles-based game show taped three weeks’ worth of programming in Nashville at the Grand Ole Opry House. The Possum spun the wheel on February 17th!
Would you like to see a little clip from the show, just click here to see what the Possum has to say!
George performed on the Legendary Mother Church Thursday September 18th to a full house. He had lots family, friends and fans enjoying the years of fabulous songs. George’s Daughter Georgette even open the show with her beautiful voice and self penned songs. Georgette even came out toward the end of the show to sing “Golden Ring” that her mom and dad made a #1 hit.
Many fan club members also got to spend time with George before the show. Check out this slide show and an extra slide show in the fan club section.
Great American Country is giving viewers the opportunity to vote for their favorite videos of the year. Now through December 15th, viewers can vote for the Top 50 via GAC’s website at www.CountryStars.com. The Viewers Choice Top 50 Country Countdown of 2002 will debut on the network on December 31 at 9:00 p.m. EST and will repeat the countdown throughout the week.