Articles Posted June 2012

  • George Jones’ Home Is Up for Auction

    George Jones’ Home Is Up for Auction

    George Jones photo courtesy of Bandit Records. George Jones has put his Williamson County, Tennessee home on the auction block, reports MusicRow. This isn’t the first time George and his wife Nancy have tried to…

  • GAC Album Review: Josh Turner’s Punching Bag

    GAC Album Review: Josh Turner’s Punching Bag

    Josh Turner’s 2012 CD, Punching Bag. Photo courtesy of UMG Nashville. Following an arena-sized introduction sounding like it’s straight out of a boxing ring, Josh Turner launches into his fifth album, Punching Bag, with a…

  • OFFSTAGE: Getting the Miranda Lambert Vibe

    OFFSTAGE: Getting the Miranda Lambert Vibe

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) In my next house, I’m thinking about building a vibe room just like…

  • SHSU Bearkat Baseball (Courtesy David Barfield - GoBearkats.com)

    BASEBALL: Senior Breaks 51-year-old School Record

    With his two-run triple in the fifth inning of Sam Houston’s first round game against Arkansas Friday in the NCAA Baseball Championships Houston Regional, senior right fielder Jake Arrington erased a Bearkat school record that has stood for more than 50 years…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. There will be a presentation of City of Huntsville Employees’ Scholarship recipients and an introduction of SHSU government representatives.…

  • DWI Accident and Arrest

    Twenty-year-old Omar Alejandro Almanza was arrested and charged with DWI by Huntsville Police following an accident at Avenue N 1/2 and 22nd Street Saturday morning. Almanza was reported to have pulled out in front of…

  • OFFSTAGE: The Band Perry Working With Dixie Chicks Producer

    OFFSTAGE: The Band Perry Working With Dixie Chicks Producer

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) I’ve always thought that The Band Perry’s Kimberly Perry had a little bit…

  • SAAFE House Crawfest Tickets Sold Out

    The SAAFE House Crawfest on Thursday June 7th is completely sold out. Those who have reserved  tickets but do not have them yet will still receive them, but the SAAFE House regrets there are no…

  • Recycling for Area #5 Begins July 5th

    Solid Waste and Recycling Center Superintendent, Esther Herklotz, tells us that coming up next month, Thursday, July 5th, they will begin curbside recycling in Area #5, and that encompasses the Forest Hills area . .…

  • Emergency Kits for Hurricane Season

    As the Hurricane season gets underway, we’re passing along important information for your safety during a storm. In a recent program, we talked with Walker County’s Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator David Anderson. He believes everyone…