Even though Howard and Vestal’s exit from the group left a void, this combination carried on and released an album in 1981 titled, Goin’ Higher. Johnny Cook took the lead on a particular song, penned by Thomas Alexander, that found a home on the Singing News February 1982 radio chart. Coming in at #6 on the chart that month was the song, “I’ve Already Won The War”.
- The United States performed a nuclear test at a Nevada test site.
- Bobby Allison won the 24th running of the Daytona 500.
- Final episode of the Lawrence Welk Show aired on television.
*Video Credit (Southern Gospel Views from the Back Row)