Deana Carter’s Pop Will Have His Day

Deana Carter’s father, guitarist Fred Carter Jr., will be honored April 13 in his hometown, Winnsboro, La., with a proclamation declaring the day Fred Carter Jr. Day throughout the state. The ceremony will take place during the town’s annual Catfish Festival. This year’s event also is a stop for the Louisiana Music Cavalcade. Carter has told organizers that his daughter hopes to be on hand for the event. 02/12/02