Articles Posted May 2013

  • OFFSTAGE: Trace Adkins’ Summers, Now and Then

    OFFSTAGE: Trace Adkins’ Summers, Now and Then

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Trace Adkins kicked off his summer last week at an iHeartRadio event at…

  • May’s New Music: George Strait, Pistol Annies and More

    May’s New Music: George Strait, Pistol Annies and More

    From classic gentlemen like George Strait to the feisty women in Pistol Annies, country fans were presented with a wide range of new music in May. Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker and the stars of ABC’s…

  • OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift Makes Grads Feel "22"

    OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift Makes Grads Feel "22"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) My daughter graduated from high school over the weekend. The whole thing was…

  • OFFSTAGE: Now Can Carrie Underwood Be on Rolling Stone Cover?

    OFFSTAGE: Now Can Carrie Underwood Be on Rolling Stone Cover?

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Let me get this straight: Carrie Underwood can sing with the Rolling Stones.…

  • Sheryl Crow Plans Country Album for Sept. 10

    Sheryl Crow Plans Country Album for Sept. 10

    Sheryl Crow will release her first country album, Feels Like Home, on Sept. 10. Crow partnered with other songwriters such as Brad Paisley for the project, marking her first album of all co-written material. She…

  • Memorial Day Observed at HEARTS Museum Monday

    Several hundred showed up at the HEARTS Veterans Museum in Huntsville on Memorial Day to honor fallen soldiers. The event was hosted by Lieutenant Colonel Champe Miller. Congressman Kevin Brady and Commissioner for the General…

  • Commissioners Meet at 9 AM

    Walker County Commissioners’ Court meets for a regular session this morning at 9. Commissioners will hear an update on the new County Jail construction and various monthly reports. They will consider approval of an Interlocal…

  • Several Arrested in Madisonville Assault of Teenager

    As of Monday afternoon, two suspects–35-year-old Sondress Lotts and 33-year-old Earl James Tyler–had turned themselves in to Madisonville Police following the alleged gang rape of a 16-year-old by a group of 11 suspects. Authorities say…

  • OFFSTAGE: Jana Kramer Makes Wedding Singer Wish List

    OFFSTAGE: Jana Kramer Makes Wedding Singer Wish List

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) You wantKeith Urban and Tim McGraw to sing at your wedding? Well, who…

  • SHSU Rodeo Team Signs-Up More Students

    SHSU Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller has acquired some more talent for his rodeo team. He also updates us on what’s coming up next . . . . BUBBA5-24-13