Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Darius Rucker Didn’t Lead Hootie

    OFFSTAGE: Darius Rucker Didn’t Lead Hootie

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Back when Hootie the Blowfish were the biggest thing in pop music, Darius…

  • Kenny Chesney Crowns Album Charts, Debuts Four New Songs

    Kenny Chesney Crowns Album Charts, Debuts Four New Songs

    This is emphatically Kenny Chesney’s week. Not only does his Life on a Rock top both Billboard‘s country and all-genres charts, he also has four new songs on the country airplay list. By Neilsen SoundScan’s…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kellie Pickler’s Next Step

    OFFSTAGE: Kellie Pickler’s Next Step

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Yes, she is blowing us away with her grace and rhythm on Dancing…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Keeps Me Hanging On

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Keeps Me Hanging On

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Ever since the rumors started that American Idol would be getting rid of…

  • Storm Causes Damage in Walker County

    A big storm and a lot of rain came through Walker County last night. Walker County Dispatch reported to us early this morning that Davis Road off of State Highway 30 was closed last night.…

  • Fallen Officer Memorial at HEARTS Complex at 10:30 AM

    TDCJ Public Information Officer Jason Clark informs us that the Fallen Officer Memorial has been moved inside this morning to the HEARTS Museum Complex beginning at 10:30.

  • Vietnam Vets Walkway Dedicated Saturday

    Coming up tomorrow, Saturday, there’s a special dedication ceremony planned for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Walkway at the HEARTS Veterans Museum. HEARTS Veterans Museum President Richie Harris has more information . . . . VIETVETS5-9-13

  • Millionth Person Week at Statue Visitor Center

    The millionth person to visit Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center is getting closer to reality during Tourism Week. We talked with City of Huntsville Director of Tourism Kimm Thomas Thursday afternoon . . . .…

  • HISD Bond Election Day Tomorrow

    Election Day for the HISD Bond election takes place tomorrow, Saturday, from 7 AM to 7 PM, at various precinct locations. For election day poll locations go to the website walker.tx.us under “Current Elections,” or…

  • Around the Web: Pistol Annies Aim High

    Around the Web: Pistol Annies Aim High

    The Pistol Annies chart their own course and have fun doing it. Kacey Musgraves speaks candidly from one of her favorite Nashville haunts. Natalie Maines describes her new musical direction on NPR. Justin Townes Earle…