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Lew Jetton

American musician


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Lew Jetton is an American blues guitarist and singer, who also spent many years as a meteorologist and local television personality. He was born in Humboldt and raised near Trenton, Tennessee.Career After graduation from college at Middle Tennessee State University in 1981, he worked in radio at WIRJ /WZDQ-FM in Humboldt, Tennessee from 1982 to 1983, moving to television as a weathercaster/news reporter at WBBJ-TV in Jackson, Tennessee. He also spent a short stint as a sports anchor at WBBJ, before moving to WPSD-TV in Paducah, Kentucky in 1989 as weekend news anchor/meteorologist. Jetton is a second cousin of the late Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Nat Caldwell of the Nashville Tennessean. Jetton left local television in 2007 to concentrate on music.

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Middle Tennessee State University

Public university located in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States