Articles Posted in 2013

  • Tea Party Presentation

    The Sam Houston Tea Party is having a special presentation tonight. Spokesperson Linda Thompson tells us more . . . . TEAPARTY5-17-13  

  • Texas Reading Club for Kids Begins in June

    The Huntsville Public Library will be hosting the Texas Reading Club for kids, birth to 18, beginning June 10th. Children’s Coordinator Janelle Valera tells us all about it . . . . TEXASREAD5-17-13 They’ll also…

  • Congressman Brady Questions IRS Commissioner at Friday Hearing

    At Friday’s hearing in Washington of the Internal Revenue Service Scrutiny of Non-profit Groups, our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady questioned Acting IRS Commissioner Steven Miller about the targeting of conservative groups . . .…

  • HOT DISH: Kenny Chesney Rocks the Rafters in Dallas

    HOT DISH: Kenny Chesney Rocks the Rafters in Dallas

    (CMT Hot Dish is a weekly feature written by veteran columnist Hazel Smith. Author of the cookbook, Hazel’s Hot Dish: Cookin’ With Country Stars, she also hosts CMT’s Southern Fried Flicks With Hazel Smith and…

  • OFFSTAGE: Underwood’s Parents Say No to Houses and Generators

    OFFSTAGE: Underwood’s Parents Say No to Houses and Generators

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Carrie Underwood’s parents sound like they are about as modest as she is…

  • Lady Antebellum’s Golden Cops Top Album Niche

    Lady Antebellum’s Golden Cops Top Album Niche

    Sound the trumpets and clap your hands — Lady Antebellum has struck gold. The trio’s Golden debuts at No. 1 this week on both Billboard‘s country and Top 200 all-genres albums charts via Nielsen SoundScan-confirmed…

  • OFFSTAGE: American Idol: Nice Girls Finish First — and Second

    OFFSTAGE: American Idol: Nice Girls Finish First — and Second

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) I wish I could recap the American Idol finale with tales of cat…

  • HISD Board Meeting Scheduled to Discuss Future Bond Issues

    The HISD Board of Trustees met Thursday night for a regular meeting at the Huntsville High School. Among many items discussed at the meeting, Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson informed Trustees about a meeting coming up…

  • City Finance Committee Met Thursday

    At Thursday’s City of Huntsville Finance Committee meeting, the committee discussed issues regarding damages to Huntsville Fire Station #2 caused by rain in April. The damages could call for a budget amendment requiring $75,000 dollars…

  • SPORTS SHORTS

    FRIDAY SPORTS SHORTS 05/17/13

    THE SHSU BEARKAT BASEBALL TEAM WON THURSDAY NIGHT FOR THE 10TH TIME IN ITS LAST 11 SOUTHLAND CONFERENCE GAMES AS THE KATS TOPPED CENTRAL ARKANSAS 7-3 AT DON SANDERS STADIUM. WITH THE VICTORY, SAM HOUSTON…