Articles Posted September 2012

  • Planning and Zoning Commission Denies Rezoning Request

    Thursday night, a good number of local citizens showed up at a City Planning and Zoning Commission meeting at City Hall. The commission denied a request to rezone the area basically between 13th and 15th…

  • County Clerk Kari French Discusses Deed Room Issues with Commissioners

    At last Monday’s Commissioners’ Court, Walker County Clerk Kari French talked about various issues her department was dealing with. She said the clerks in the Deed Room “are having to spend a majority of their…

  • Local Republican and Democratic Debate Scheduled Next Week

    For everyone interested in local government affairs, a debate is scheduled next week in Walker County. Local Republican Chair Russell Martinez tells us more . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/DEBATE1-9-27-12.mp3|titles=DEBATE#1-9-27-12] Local Democratic Chair Cindy Blaylock tells…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Wednesday’s day shift police were called to the 3500 block of Poppy Lane where a known suspect committed assault. Police investigated a couple cases of theft–one in the 1300 block…

  • OFFSTAGE: Ethel Kennedy Says Those Three Little Words

    OFFSTAGE: Ethel Kennedy Says Those Three Little Words

    (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 hope so.” That’s what Ethel Kennedy said when the Boston Herald asked…

  • OFFSTAGE: Brad Paisley’s Farmhouse Sound

    OFFSTAGE: Brad Paisley’s Farmhouse Sound

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Brad Paisley is recording his next album in a farmhouse. Probably not like…

  • SHSU Bearkats Slaughter TSU Tigers 50-6 (via GoBearkats.com)

    Kats Even Record w/ Win Over TSU, 50-6

    Sam Houston State scored early and often as the Bearkats rolled up 549 yards total offense in a 50-6 non-conference win over Texas Southern Thursday at BBVA Compass Stadium.

    Quarterback Brian Bell passed for 209 yards and three touchdowns, including two scoring plays to Chance Nelson. The transfer from Texas A&M caught three passes for 127 yards…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Glen Campbell and the Wrecking Crew

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Glen Campbell and the Wrecking Crew

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) I long did not know that most of the recorded music that I heard coming from Los Angeles singers, groups and producers from the…

  • Reba McEntire Passes the ACM Awards Torch to Blake Shelton

    Reba McEntire Passes the ACM Awards Torch to Blake Shelton

    Reba McEntire announced she won’t return as ACM Awards co-host for 2013. Country Weekly reports that after hosting the ACM Awards 14 times, Reba McEntire announced she won’t be back as host next year. For…

  • Dierks Bentley, Kelly Clarkson, Jason Aldean & More to Perform on CMA Awards

    Dierks Bentley, Kelly Clarkson, Jason Aldean & More to Perform on CMA Awards

    Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Kelly Clarkson and Little Big Town have been announced as the first round of performers for The 46th Annual CMA Awards. ‘Country Music’s Biggest Night’ will air live from Nashville’s Bridgestone…