Ronny and I are the occasional concert-goers. Usually we like the low-key red dirt county concerts like Aaron Watson, Wade Bowen or Jason Boland at Longhorn’s in Manhattan or Uncle Ron’s in Lincoln.
But at State Fair, we were given a couple of tickets by a State Fair Board Member to a concert and we weren’t doing anything that night, so we decided to go for it. He told us to meet on the West side of the event center and they would take us from there. Well, they did. Right to the center of the front row! What a great surprise.
I’ve always thought she did a nice job musically – and she was quite the entertainer! She sang a lot of classic country songs, as well as a few of her new ones. And being right there, not having to view her from the big screen or peering around others for a good picture, was quite impressive.