Tagged: johnny cash

Barn-Raising Planned at Johnny Cash Home

by Associated Press 12/1/2014 8:25 am

Hoping to collect money for a barn-raising at the site of the boyhood home of country music legend Johnny Cash, the Arkansas State University Alumni Association is planning an online fundraising campaign for Tuesday.

Depression Colony Cashes In On Johnny Cash's Fame

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 8/15/2014 11:28 am

Money and memorabilia from Johnny Cash's family and friends have helped historians restore a significant part of the Historic Dyess Colony, a government collective built to pull Depression-era families out of poverty.

Historic Dyess Colony Project Expects to Bring Tourists, Revenue

by Lee Hogan 5/2/2014 1:58 pm

The restoration of the Dyess Administration Building and the Johnny Cash boyhood home are part of a broader Historic Dyess Colony project, led by the Arkansas Heritage Sites. Project leaders hope the restoration, and inclusion into the Arkansas Heritage Sites, will incite investment and increase revenue in the area.

Dyess Administration Building Restoration Nearly Complete

by Associated Press 4/7/2014 8:14 am

A project to restore the boyhood home of Johnny Cash and the Dyess Administration Building is underway in the tiny Mississippi County town, and the projected completion date of the first phase is the end of April.

New Johnny Cash Album to be Released Next Spring

by Associated Press 12/10/2013 6:56 am

Johnny Cash's estate is releasing "Out Among the Stars," an album he recorded with Billy Sherrill in the early 1980s that was never released by Columbia Records, then disappeared when the company dropped Cash in 1986.

Oxford American to Bring Roseanne Cash to Its South on Main Venue

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/12/2013 12:00 am

Warwick Sabin, publisher of the Oxford American, shared good news about a performance scheduled for November in the magazine’s recently opened restaurant and event venue, South on Main.

The Wall Street Journal Visits Johnny Cash's Boyhood Home in Dyess

by Lance Turner 7/8/2013 11:11 am

The Wall Street Journal on Sunday took a look at efforts to restore Johnny Cash's boyhood home in Dyess in northeast Arkansas.

Johnny Cash Home in Dyess Set for 2014 Opening

by Associated Press 5/7/2013 7:18 am

Organizers haven't set a date yet but the restoration of the Johnny Cash home in Dyess is on track to open in 2014.