Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld joins country musician Dolly Parton on stage at the Grand Ole Opry during a live broadcast in Nashville, Tenn. on April 23, 2005.  Rumsfeld visited Nashville to thank Dolly Parton, the Grand Ole Opry and the American people for their support of our troops.  DoD photo by Tech. Sgt. Cherie A. Thurlby, U.S. Air Force.

The University of Tennessee in Knoxville is offering an honors history course on legendary country singer/songwriter and actress, Dolly Parton.

The course, called :Dolly’s America: From Sevierville to the World”, follows the Tennessee native’s life from “‘hillbilly’ girl from Appalachia” who “grew up to become an international one-word sensation,” the course descriptions reads.

 

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