Articles Posted May 2013

  • Butch Davis with Hurricane Forecast Update

    It’s National Hurricane Preparedness Week through June 1st, and we talked with Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis on our “Around Town” program this past weekend about what some of the hurricane forecasters are saying…

  • Trace Adkins: CMT Hot 20 Countdown Interview

    Trace Adkins: CMT Hot 20 Countdown Interview

    Trace Adkins never has a problem telling anyone what he thinks. It’s a quality that endears him to fans and gains the respect of other country artists and non-music celebrities. A case in point is…

  • Lee Brice, Toby Keith Offer Memorial Day Songs

    Lee Brice, Toby Keith Offer Memorial Day Songs

    Country music has a long history of honoring those who have served in the armed forces, especially those who were willing to die for what they believe in. Notable songs date back to Ernest Tubb’s…

  • Memorial Day Songs

    Memorial Day Songs

    Country music has a long history of honoring those who have served in the armed forces, especially those who were willing to die for what they believe in. Notable songs date back to Ernest Tubb’s…

  • George Strait Cops Top Album Slot (Again)

    George Strait Cops Top Album Slot (Again)

    In yet another demonstration of his unwavering appeal, George Strait rockets his latest album, Love Is Everything, to the very top of this week’s Billboard country albums chart. Nielsen SoundScan pegs the record’s initial sales…

  • Blake Shelton’s Tornado Relief Concert Set for May 29 in Oklahoma City

    Blake Shelton’s Tornado Relief Concert Set for May 29 in Oklahoma City

    Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire and Vince Gill will perform during Healing in the Heartland: Relief Benefit Concert, a telethon taking place Wednesday (May 29) at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. Additional…

  • Around the Web: Kellie Pickler Plans New Album

    Around the Web: Kellie Pickler Plans New Album

    Kellie Pickler aims for a fall release for her new album. Jason Isbell debuts “Cover Me Up” from his new album Southeastern. Jewel shows June Carter Cash was more than just Johnny’s wife in Ring…

  • DPS Increases Patrols for Memorial Day Weekend

    The Texas Department of Public Safety will significantly increase trooper patrols this Memorial Day weekend to help keep Texas roadways safe. During the increased patrols today through Monday, May 27th, troopers will be looking for…

  • Local Law Enforcement Participates in “Torch Run”

    Thursday morning, members of local law enforcement–HPD, University Police, the Walker County Sheriff’s Office, DPS, and the TDCJ Office of Inspector General–participated in the Torch Run to increase awareness for the Special Olympics. Officers jogged…

  • Millionth Visitor to Statue Visitor Center Signs Guest Book

    City of Huntsville Tourism Director Kimm Thomas is happy to announce that the millionth visitor signed the guest book at the Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center Thursday at 9:19 AM . . . . MILLIONTH#2-5-24-13…