Pineville's Jimmy Rose advances on 'America's Got Talent'

Judges love original song, 'Coal Keeps the Lights On'

rcopley@herald-leader.comJuly 9, 2013 

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Pineville's Jimmy Rose at the New Orleans auditions for "America's Got Talent." NBC photo by Skip Bolen.

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Former coal miner and Marine Jimmy Rose got a unanimous thumbs up from the judges on America’s Got Talent Tuesday night and will advance to the next round of competition.


Video courtesy of America's Got Talent

Read the rest of the story on Rich Copley's blog, Copious Notes.

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