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Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockOn Thursday, 1995 CMA Female Vocalist of the Year Alison Krauss was presented the National Medal of the Arts in the East Room of the White House. Watch for Dolly Parton Friday on The View, which starts at 11 a.m. ET

Sam Hunt arrested for DUI in Nashville

ABC RadioSam Hunt was arrested early Thursday morning and charged with DUI, according to ABC’s Nashville affiliate, WKRN. Police stopped the country superstar after someone reported a vehicle driving the wrong way on Ellington Parkway in East Nashville. At

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockOn this day in 1987, Merle Haggard released the last of his 34 No. 1 singles as a solo country artist. Can you guess which song it was? ANSWER: “Twinkle, Twinkle Lucky Star.” Copyright © 2019, ABC Audio. All rights

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockBrother duo High Valley spotlight their families in the video for their new song, “Your Mama,” which was shot at bandmate Brad Rempel’s Nashville home. Florida Georgia Line’s Tyler Hubbard wrote the song, along with Ben West, Josh Miller and Troy Verges. Founding Zac Brown Band member John Driskell Hopkins has