During her six decades long career, Rose Marie McCoy wrote hundreds of songs that were recorded by legendary artists across musical genres. Here's a look at how she broke down barriers in the music industry and made her mark on history.
On February 3, 1959, Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. “The Big Bopper” Richardson and their pilot Roger Peterson died in a plane crash, a tragedy that has been remembered as “The Day the Music Died.”
Thirty years ago today, the Space Shuttle Challenger broke up 73 seconds after liftoff, devastating the nation. Greg Timmons, a writer and former middle school teacher, remembers the tragic event as he witnessed it from his 7th grade classroom.