Sammy Kershaw once sang that the best mechanic around was “the Charlie Daniels of the torque wrench.” That line of thinking makes Charlie Daniels “the Charlie Daniels of the fiddle.”
The fair is back, y’all. The 87th North Texas Fair and Rodeo will open for nine days starting Friday with fried foods, attractions for all ages, and plenty of music and rodeo action to go around as fair attendees commandeer the block of space on Carroll Boulevard for the week.
A man who can stretch his limbs to obscene lengths. His best friend, a rock monster. A woman who can turn invisible and create force fields. Her brother, quite literally on fire. The Fantastic Four made their debut in November 1962 as a serial Marvel comic book and since then have skirted on the edge of relevance.
Denton musician and city Traffic Safety Commission member Wally Campbell will watch Star Wars in a public screening that will benefit underprivileged Denton County children. So dire is Campbell’s sin against popular culture that he will watch the movie in public. No date has been announced yet, but the force is strong with Campbell.