On Saturday night in the ’60s was when dad would load us up in the old station wagon and head to Woodson’s Super Market to buy the week’s groceries. TOP PHOTO: Stevie and the Wonders enterained at Saturday night’s Postmark Jamboree.
And, of course, he’d always be tuned-in to WLAF listening to the Tennessee Jamboree. Those memories were stirred over the weekend when I went to the grocery store on Saturday night with WLAF on listening to Postmark Jamboree. What a good trip down Memory Lane.
WLAF’s Harold Branam, now retired, took-in Postmark Jamboree. His son, Tony, serves as PJ’s emcee.
Fast forward 50-years or so later, and Postmark Jamboree comes in crystal clear on FM 100.9, WLAF. And you can even watch the jamboree on WLAF-TV 12 and world-wide at 1450wlaf.com.
L-R Gene Stevens and Greg Marlow with Olivia Robbins on the PJ stage.
If you’ve not listened, watched or attended in person, it’s worth the time. All the folks who make Postmark La Follette such a great experience are the ones who put all the heart and hard work into Postmark Jamboree. Last Saturday night was the second edition.
Kent Hunley plays as Carie Farra sings
The next Postmark Jamboree is Saturday night, September 22, 7 pm, at the former West La Follette School, now the West End Rec Center, on West Beech Street in La Follette. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 08/20/2018-6AM-PHOTOS COURTESY OF WLAF’S CHARLIE HUTSON)