Articles Posted July 2012

  • Johnny Cash Music Festival Set for October 5

    Johnny Cash Music Festival Set for October 5

    Johnny Cash Music Festival. With the success of last year’s Johnny Cash Music Festival, festival founder Bill Carter and Arkansas State University officials have decided to hold the festival again this year. This year’s event…

  • Little Big Town Writes & Records Good Afternoon America Theme Song

    Little Big Town Writes & Records Good Afternoon America Theme Song

    Little Big Town photo courtesy of Capitol Nashville. Little Big Town is coming to a TV near you – or at least one of their songs is. The band recently recorded the promo campaign and…

  • Dierks Bentley Shows Off His “SS Grizzled Veteran” Houseboat

    Dierks Bentley Shows Off His “SS Grizzled Veteran” Houseboat

    Dierks Bentley photo courtesy of Capitol Nashville. Dierks Bentley took his band and crew out on the lake in Nashville for ‘Lake Day 2012’ to show his appreciation for the hard work they’ve been putting…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Looks Like Iron Man to Grace Potter

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Looks Like Iron Man to Grace Potter

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Tim McGraw works out. Have you noticed? Even if you haven’t caught one…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Does Verses From "The Book of John"

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Does Verses From "The Book of John"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) A song titled “The Book of John” sounds like it should be a…

  • Around the Web: Kenny Chesney Loves Baseball, Too

    Around the Web: Kenny Chesney Loves Baseball, Too

    Kenny Chesney shares his enduring love of America’s favorite pastime. Martina McBride moves to L.A. to support her daughter’s dream. Zac Brown Band rewrite their formula for success on Uncaged. Hank Williams Jr. responds to…

  • City Manager Workshop Held Monday

    Monday evening the Huntsville City Council held a workshop on their search for a permanent city manager. CEO Ron Holifield, and his firm, Strategic Government Resources, or SGR, will be helping the council find the…

  • Downed Power Line Causes Loss of Service Monday

    A power line that was apparently hit by a vehicle Monday morning, took out power from the Avenue M and Thomason area to downtown Huntsville. There were reports to police of a logging truck in…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Friday’s night shift a vehicle was reported burglarized in the 200 block of FM 247. An aggravated assault was investigated at the corner of I-45 North and Avenue S–a possibly…

  • Chamber Planning 3rd Annual “Diva Night”

    The 3rd Annual Diva Night, hosted by the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce, will be held on August 16th on the campus of Sam Houston State University in the LSC Ballroom. It’s an opportunity for…