first_imgDelores Hydock, pictured here with Bobby Horton, will headline the Chili Country Christmas event, which will be broadcast on WTBF this year due to COVID concerns. Latest Stories Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Email the author Skip You Might Like Bowden said the program will last 30 minutes, from 6 until 6:30 p.m., and will feature a fun and heartwarming story by popular storyteller Dolores Hydock and music by Bobby Horton of Three on a String.“The year 2020 has been a year of perfect plans turned upside-down,” Hydock said. “So, let’s close it out with a charming story about a cowboy whose perfect plan for a foot-sompin’ good time on Christmas Eve gets derailed by an unexpected detour.”And, that detour takes the Cowboy along an uncharted trail with his radio audience riding right along with him. The trail ride to Christmas will be long remembered by those who turn the radio dial to WTBF RADIO FM 94.7 at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, December 15. Bowden expressed appreciation to WTBF for joining with the BHS in offering this special storytelling gift to its radio audience. Print Article Christmas coming to the Center Christmas is coming and it’s coming early to the Johnson Center for the Arts in downtown Troy. So, mark the… read more Troy falls to No. 13 Clemsoncenter_img Hydock to share tales for ‘Chili Country Christmas’ By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarder In Truman Capote’s world, Christmas time was “fruitcake weather.” But, around Pike County, it’s “Chili Country Christmas” time.For the past 15 years, at Christmas time, the Brundidge Historical Society has opened the doors of the We Piddle Around Theater and invited the community to a supper of piping, hot chili and the spinning of stories told among the Christmas greens.However, in the unprecedented year, Christmas 2020, the BHS is inviting everyone in listening distance of WTBF Radio, to share in an old-fashioned Christmas as the Brundidge Historical Society and WTBF-Radio bring “live from the We Piddle Around Theater” nationally acclaimed storyteller Dolores Hydock and multi-instrumentalist Bobby in a radio broadcast Christmas story at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, December 15.“For more than 19 years, the We Piddle Around Theater has hosted a variety of folk-life events throughout the year,” said Lawrence Bowden, BHS president. “Our Chili Country Christmas features storytelling and traditional Christmas music at the We Piddle Around Theater. “However, because of the restrictions related to the coronavirus, we are inviting everyone to gather around their radios on the night of December 15 and join with us in an old-fashioned Christmas – a John-Boy Walton kind of Christmas.” Sponsored Content Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Published 6:21 pm Tuesday, December 1, 2020 However, this was not the first time that WTBF has broadcast “Live from the We Piddle Around Theater in Brundidge.”Back in 2006, WTBF and the BHS came together to present Jason Ramsey, a Troy University student and radio intern, in Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.”“The radio program on December 15 will take us back to a simpler time when families gathered around the radio to enjoy stories and music,” Bowden said. “Hope your family will join us for a unique old-time Christmas experience in the year 2020.” Book Nook to reopen Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more