the morning cram [red rocking chair edition]

May 30, 2012

"...might help you get through the world."

NPR reports the legendary flat-picking guitarist, banjoist, and vocalist Doc Watson has passed away at the age of 89. 

Kentucky ~ Residents to vote on Paducah-McCracken merger. Former soldier wants wife to face adultery charges. 

Illinois ~ Cigarettes will be a dollar more a pack. Senate rejects anti-bully bill. Panel approves pension overhaul.