Wagoner, Carlisle Tapped for Hall of Fame

Longtime Grand Ole Opry members Porter Wagoner and Bill Carlisle received surprise word Saturday night (Aug. 10) of their upcoming induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame. When the Dixie Chicks concluded their appearance on the Opry, Martie Maguire called Wagoner and Carlisle onstage to tell them the news. Wagoner, 75, and Carlisle, 93, will be inducted at the CMA Awards show on Nov. 6. 08/12/02