Vol MMXVII, No 119
April 28, 1988
Singer B W Stevenson dead at 38
B W Stevenson dies
On this date in 1988 B W Stevenson died from complications of heart surgery. His 1973 hit "My Maria" was later recorded by Brooks and Dunn who sent it to No.1 for three weeks in 1996.
Stevenson was 38.
Cisco hit by Tornado. Many Killed.
On this date in 1893, a tornado hits Cisco in Eastland County, killing 23 and injuring 93.