Celebrating 50 years with the ‘Grand Ole Opry’: Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton will celebrate 50 years as an member from the Grand Ole Opry with a unique program on NBC Tuesday night.

“Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry” pretense 9-11 p.m. Tuesday on WCYB and will include interviews with down home music’s greatest stars, just as a glance at Parton’s anniversary bash that occurred on Oct. 12.

While the program will be disclosed broadly on NBC associates, Parton holds an exceptional spot in the hearts of Appalachians as the Queen of East Tennessee.

“When you get to that status, where you instantly recognize one name, she’s done very well,” said Tim White, performer, and host of the bluegrass TV program ‘Song of the Mountains.’ “She’s done very well. You know… Dolly!”

Nobody illuminates a room quite like Dolly.

“Not only is she a great entertainer and has made her mark and made a great living out of the music but she’s a good person,” White said.

Dolly has captivated generations of music fans.

“And she’s still going,” said Liz Wilson, a Dolly fan from Hampton, Va. “That’s the important thing. It doesn’t matter how old you get, you keep going.”

Dolly is a main thrust for the travel industry, through her regularly advancing retreat Dollywood, has an energy for youth proficiency and gave a great many dollars on the side of individuals affected by deadly wildfires that tore through Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge three years back.

“Just because she’s Dolly. There’s no way to describe her but that,” said Leah Ross, official chief of the Birthplace of Country Music Museum.

“She is the queen.”

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