Kitty’s Biscuit Adventure

I first tasted country style biscuits when Vernon took me down to meet his family in Maryland.  His mom, Beth, made the BEST!  She didn’t measure either; she’d take a handful of this and a pinch of that… Continue reading

The Day We Left Curt Behind

One of our Appalachian Grass gigs took us down to Dundalk, MD to play at the Sandpiper Inn, a local hotspot for bluegrass.  At that time, band personnel included Vernon, me, my brother Andy on bass, Dwight McCall on… Continue reading

Appalachian Opry Memories

Appalachian Opry Memories from
Famous Old Time Music Company Wapakoneta, OH

Thinking back over my years with Vernon and Famous Old Time Music Company, one of the things I have enjoyed most was hosting the Appalachian Opry at the… Continue reading

Kitty’s Longview Story

As an undergraduate, I majored in clinical psychology.  I planned to become a therapist and help people work out their problems and live better, happier lives.  Laudable goal, huh?

In pursuit of that end, I signed up to… Continue reading

Vernon McIntyre’s Banjo Beginnings

Vernon McIntyre, Junior

Vernon and his younger brother, Gary, were walking to school one morning when an old guy offered them a ride.  I think Vernon was about 9 so it must have been… Continue reading

Concert for a Cause

Concert for a Cause

I met John of John Brown Flooring as a result of a waterline break at the house last February.  The water completely destroyed our newly installed laminate flooring and our Cincinnati Insurance Company agent suggested we… Continue reading

Possum Saloon May 18, 2019

Join us at the Possum Saloon May 18, 2019 for an evening of bluegrass; 23903 Stateline Rd., Bright, Indiana 47025. Showtime is 8pm and admission is free. The freshly renovated Possum Saloon features weekly entertainment and first class wings, hoagies… Continue reading

Newsy Newsletter of October 16, 2018

Newsy Newsletter of October 16, 2018


Make plans to join us any Wednesday in October at Vinoklet Winery, 11069 Colerain Ave in Cincinnati, OH  45252.  Enjoy the famous Vinoklet All You Can Eat Spaghetti and Meatballs buffet or dine… Continue reading