Articles Posted April 2013

  • First Responders and Others Remembered at Ceremony in Waco

    Thursday, upwards of 10,000 people gathered at Baylor University in Waco to remember first-responders and others killed in the recent West Fertilizer Plant explosion. In speeches–President Barak Obama, Governor Rick Perry, Senator John Cornyn and…

  • Bush Library Dedicated

    The George W. Bush Presidential Library was dedicated Thursday on the Southern Methodist University campus in Dallas. The ceremonies were attended by President Barak Obama and Presidents George H.W. Bush, Jimmy Carter, and Bill Clinton.…

  • Economic Development Coming to Precinct #4

    Precinct #4 Walker County Commissioner Tim Paulsel will be our guest on “Around Town” this weekend. Tim tells us that some economic development is headed for his precinct. He said, “Recently a 13-acre tract of…

  • Richard Cobb Executed in Huntsville Thursday

    Thursday evening, 29-year-old Richard Cobb was executed for the shooting death of one of three people he and a friend abducted in the robbing of a convenience store over a decade ago. Later convicted of…

  • Crime Stoppers Awards Scholarships

    Walker County-Huntsville Crime Stoppers awarded $500 dollar scholarships to two Huntsville High School students Thursday night. The students had to write an essay as well as be interviewed by Crime Stoppers board members. The winners…

  • 10 Prime Hits: Willie Nelson Duets

    10 Prime Hits: Willie Nelson Duets

    Willie Nelson may be the most popular duet partner in country music history. In fact, his first Top 10 hit — 1962′s “Willingly” — was a duet with Shirley Collie, who became his second wife.…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kellie Pickler: Dance, Caffeinate, Sing, Dance

    OFFSTAGE: Kellie Pickler: Dance, Caffeinate, Sing, Dance

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Kellie Pickler — the singer — has three concerts this week. But Kellie…

  • OFFSTAGE: Dierks Bentley’s Wife Expecting Their Third Child

    OFFSTAGE: Dierks Bentley’s Wife Expecting Their Third Child

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Dierks Bentley took to Twitter late Wednesday night (April 24) to get some…

  • OFFSTAGE: Dierks Bentley’s Wife Expecting Their Third Child

    OFFSTAGE: Dierks Bentley’s Wife Expecting Their Third Child

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Dierks Bentley took to Twitter late Wednesday night (April 24) to get some…

  • OFFSTAGE: Dierks Bentley’s Wife Expecting Their Third Child

    OFFSTAGE: Dierks Bentley’s Wife Expecting Their Third Child

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Dierks Bentley took to Twitter late Wednesday night (April 24) to get some…