Articles Posted May 2013

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session at six this evening at City Hall. Previous to the council meeting, there will be a workshop at five on Harnessing Huntsville’s Potential. Deputy City…

  • AFSCME President Lance Lowery on Recent Raise

    President of the local AFSCME Union for correctional officers Lance Lowery said Monday that, in view of the most recent pay raise, the Texas legislature is treating correctional officers as the “ugly stepchild of the…

  • SHSU Wins 4th Southland Conference Cup

    You may have already heard the good news.  Sam Houston State University has claimed its fourth Southland Conference Commissioner’s Cup. Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations Paul Ridings tells us more . . . .…

  • TP&W Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialist Bill Heyde Offers Help

    Texas Parks & Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialist Bill Heyde has some special advice at this time of the year when you may see baby wildlife in our area forests . . . . WILDLIFE5-20-13  

  • SPORTS SHORTS

    TUESDAY SPORTS SHORTS 05/21/13

    AS THE SHSU BASEBALL TEAM PREPARES FOR THE SOUTHLAND CONFERENCE POST-SEASON CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENT, THE CONFERENCE ANNOUNCED MONDAY THAT BEARKAT HEAD COACH DAVID PIERCE HAS BEEN NAMED THE LEAGUE’S “COACH OF THE YEAR” FOR THE 2ND…

  • OFFSTAGE: How Blake Shelton Gets to the Real Truth

    OFFSTAGE: How Blake Shelton Gets to the Real Truth

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) On a recent episode of Drunks ‘Round Here — oops, I mean Extra…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw on the Mississippi in Faith Hill

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw on the Mississippi in Faith Hill

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Remember when that fan grabbed the really important part of Tim McGraw‘s jeans…

  • OFFSTAGE: Trace Adkins Crowned All-Star Celebrity Apprentice

    OFFSTAGE: Trace Adkins Crowned All-Star Celebrity Apprentice

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) On Sunday night’s (May 19) All-Star Celebrity Apprentice season finale, Donald Trump named…

  • Hangout Music Festival: A Summer Soundtrack

    Hangout Music Festival: A Summer Soundtrack

    GULF SHORES, Ala.. — When the bookers for the Hangout Music Festival were securing talent for this year’s lineup, they must’ve been asking, “How would this sound at the beach?” From iconic artists like Tom…

  • OFFSTAGE: Hunter Hayes: Goated by Carrie Underwood

    OFFSTAGE: Hunter Hayes: Goated by Carrie Underwood

    (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 Brad Paisley is kind of the king of concert pranks, then Carrie…