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This is Buzzy's Country Store blog designed to keep you apprised of what's going on at the Store. Buzzy's is a general store located in St. Mary's County, Southern Maryland near Pt. Lookout State Park. Buzzy and Jean Ridgell purchased the Store from Jean's father Harry Raley in 1953. Buzzy operated it until his passing in 2009. His son J. Scott Ridgell is the current owner.

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Pearcy's General Merchandise


The other day I showed an Alan Jackson video, The Little Man, that contained a scene where he was playing in front of a small store named Pearcy's.  Naturally, it piqued my interest so I hit the old search engine and tracked Pearcy's down.

It is located south east of Nashville in Lascassas, Tennessee.  According to their FB page (click here) Pearcy's is an Agricultural Service.  They describe themselves as follows:

(I think they probably meant "hardware" but regardless, you get the idea of what they are offering.)

Their FB photos section contains numerous photos such as these:
Their FB page also includes this painting shown here that depicts their old front porch.

Musically, it seems I'm on a roll when it comes to the song With a Little Help From My Friends.  My friend Kim Wiley informed me that the tune was performed just Wednesday night at the Country Music Awards show.  Here for you, and I promise you, the last version of this song that I will pass along:

 
P.S. for a good article on the state of today's country music scene (click here.)

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