Articles Posted September 2012

  • Robert Wayne Harris to be Executed Today

    Forty-year-old Robert Wayne Harris is scheduled for execution in Huntsville tonight for the murder of five people at a car wash in Irving, Texas in March of 2000. He had worked at the car wash…

  • Senior Center Fundraiser Tonight

    The Walker County Senior Center is having their big “Saddle-up for Seniors” fundraiser tonight from 6 to 9 o’clock at the fairgrounds. Spokesperson Rachel Williford tells us more . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/SENIORCENT9-19-12.mp3|titles=SENIORCENT9-19-12]

  • HEARTS Veterans Museum Garage Sale Starts Tomorrow

    The HEARTS Veterans Museum garage sale is almost here. Museum Director Richie Harris fills us in . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/GARAGSAL9-19-12.mp3|titles=GARAGSAL9-19-12] The garage sale is scheduled from 8 to 6 Friday and from 8 to…

  • National Night Out Scheduled for Huntsville

    The City of Huntsville’s National Night Out is scheduled for Tuesday, October 2nd. At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, Officer Justin Schubert told councilmembers, “The purpose of National Night Out” is to…

  • Frankie Ballard & Jon Pardi Team Up for “Tie One On Tour”

    Frankie Ballard & Jon Pardi Team Up for “Tie One On Tour”

    Frankie Ballard photo courtesy of Warner Music Nashville. Frankie Ballard and Jon Pardi have teamed up for the Tie One On Tour, which kicks off October 4 in San Diego, California. Miss Willie Brown will…

  • Kellie Pickler Will Turn the Opry Pink in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness

    Kellie Pickler Will Turn the Opry Pink in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness

    Summer Holt Miller Kellie Pickler. Photo by Russ Harrington, courtesy of Essential Broadcast Media. The Grand Ole Opry is once again teaming up with Women Rock For The Cure for the fourth annual ‘Opry Goes…

  • GAC Album Review: Dwight Yoakam’s 3 Pears

    GAC Album Review: Dwight Yoakam’s 3 Pears

    Dwight Yoakam’s 2012 CD, 3 Pears. Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Nashville. I never really believed in something said with a word, Dwight Yoakam drawls on the groove-heavy “Rock It All Away,” instantly reminding us…

  • Dwight Yoakam Is Back in Action on 3 Pears

    Dwight Yoakam Is Back in Action on 3 Pears

    Dwight Yoakam says his long-awaited new album, 3 Pears, is a collection of songs that fit squarely in the moment. “I think it expressed the thought that it’s just as easy to look for the…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Obamacare

    Congressman Kevin Brady comments on the effects of Obamacare on small businesses . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/BRADOBACAR9-18-12.mp3|titles=BRADOBACAR9-18-12]

  • OFFSTAGE: Rascal Flatts Are Walking in High Cotton

    OFFSTAGE: Rascal Flatts Are Walking in High Cotton

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) On Monday morning (Sept. 17), Rascal Flatts were on Hollywood Boulevard unveiling the…