Articles Posted May 2013

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: A George Jones Collection Worth Keeping

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: A George Jones Collection Worth Keeping

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) A recent George Jones CD release has become one of the more desirable Jones keepers in his canon of recordings. George Jones: The Complete…

  • OFFSTAGE: Dierks Bentley on Truly Hearing George Jones

    OFFSTAGE: Dierks Bentley on Truly Hearing George Jones

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) There’s a big difference between listening and hearing, according to Dierks Bentley. In…

  • SPORTS SHORTS

    WEDNESDAY SPORTS SHORTS 05/01/13

    THE POSTSEASON CONTINUES FOR THE HUNTSVILLE LADY HORNET SOFTBALL TEAM. THE HUNTSVILLE GIRLS RALLIED FOR AN 8-5 VICTORY OVER GEORGETOWN EAST VIEW TUESDAY IN COLLEGE STATION. THE LADY HORNETS TOOK THE BEST-OF-3 SERIES 2 GAMES…

  • Charter Review Meeting Hears Citizen Input

    The City’s Charter Review Committee listened to citizen input during their meeting at City Hall Tuesday. Former council candidate and SHSU student Kendall Scudder said he would like to see the two at-large positions on…

  • Folk Festival Focusing on Crafts and Former Ways of Doing Things

    The General Sam Houston Folk Festival takes place this weekend on the Sam Houston Memorial Museum grounds. Spokesperson Mel Strait tells us festival planners have been focusing on having several people on hand demonstrating old…

  • Congressman Brady to Hold Law Enforcement Roundtable

    This Thursday, May 2nd, Congressman Kevin Brady is holding a series of roundtable meetings with local law enforcement officers, constables and deputies from Walker, Trinity, and San Jacinto counties to get their input on the…

  • “Shot in the Dark” Golf Tournament Planned This Month

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce is bringing their “Shot-in-the-Dark” golf tournament back this month. Spokesperson Tommy Stewart has the info . . . SHOTINDARK4-30-13 For more information, call the Chamber at 295-8113.

  • SHSU Commencement Ahead

    SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt tells us that approximately 2,100 students are scheduled to receive degrees during commencement ceremonies at Sam Houston State University on May 10th and 11th . . . . COMMEN4-29-13…

  • Around the Web: Check Out Brad Paisley on Nashville

    Around the Web: Check Out Brad Paisley on Nashville

    Brad Paisley joins Connie Britton onstage for ABC’s Nashville. Blake Shelton sticks with country on The Voice. Dailey Vincent offer a new version of a Louvin Brothers classic. Ashley Monroe kicks off Country Music Hall…

  • OFFSTAGE: Girls Star Made Taylor Swift’s Day

    OFFSTAGE: Girls Star Made Taylor Swift’s Day

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) If there really is a Mutual Adoration Society out there somewhere, I think…