Hemet sisters, both in their 90s, are avid dancers at the Temecula Stampede

Hemet sisters, both in their 90s, are avid dancers at the Temecula Stampede

Sisters Eveline Baldock and Elsie Shallenberger of Hemet are regulars at the Temecula Stampede in Old Town. They get dressed up and greet all their friends every Friday and Saturday. Country music rings out through the air as teens and young adults line dance across the Stampede’s hardwood floor, and Baldock, 90, and Shallenberger, 91, […]

Dustin Jake wins grand prize at inaugural Wine Country Music Awards

Dustin Jake wins grand prize at inaugural Wine Country Music Awards

Musician Dustin Jake took home the Grand Prize at the Wine Country Music Awards at Wilson Creek Winery Saturday, Nov. 5. In addition to a check for $1,000, Jake also received a four-song recording EP at the recording Farm, a professionally produced music video by Sebaz Productions, an opening slot performance with a national act […]

Country Music legend Clay Walker speaks on love, life and fame

Country Music legend Clay Walker speaks on love, life and fame

Break out those cowboy boots and get ready to two-step on out to Galway Downs for the first concert in their new “Country at the Downs” concert series, featuring multi-platinum country artist Clay Walker. Walker, who took time to speak with Valley News on love, life and what it’s like to be famous, will perform […]

Local singer Maddie Leigh shines bright in Nashville

Natalie Witt Valley News Intern Not many high schoolers are able to say that they rocked a stage in Nashville, Tennessee, but country starlet Maddie Leigh can. The singing phenomenon has visited the country music heartland since the young age of 9, booking performances at world famous venues like the Bluebird Cafe and Jed’s Nashville. […]