Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Enjoy Live Music From Hangout Festival

    Enjoy Live Music From Hangout Festival

    Music fans can let it all hang out at the Hangout Festival this weekend with exceptional artists ranging from Tom Petty to Shovels Rope. And this year, MTV is diving right in. Starting Friday and…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Hears a "Young Hank Jr."

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Hears a "Young Hank Jr."

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Tim McGraw is out on the road right now with Love and Theft…

  • Courthouse Plaza Project

    Monday, Walker County Commissioners awarded a contract to Legacy Builders to build the courthouse plaza project. The $43,500 dollar project will add seating and improve the general overall appearance at the Sam Houston Avenue entrance.…

  • New Jail Construction Update

    At Monday’s session of Walker County Commissioners’ Court, Jail Project Manager Eddie Smith reported that the rain last week slowed them down a couple of days on pouring concrete for the new County Jail. However,…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on last Friday’s night shift police investigated the unauthorized use of a vehicle in the 3200 block of Elks Drive. At the corner of Avenue G and 8th Street a 22-year-old…

  • Hurricane Season Ahead

    In Commissioners Court Monday, Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis informed everyone about the upcoming hurricane season June 1st through November 30th . . . . HURRPREP5-13-13 Davis said he understands there’s “a 47%…

  • SHSU Excellence Awards Presented

    Four SHSU employees have been recognized by their peers as excellent in regard to their job abilities, performance, attitude, and contributions. SHSU Staff Excellence Awards this year go to University Police Department detective Chanda Brown,…

  • OFFSTAGE: Play Keith Urban’s Fill In the Blank

    OFFSTAGE: Play Keith Urban’s Fill In the Blank

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) When Keith Urban asked his fans and followers to fill in the blank…

  • OFFSTAGE: Jennifer Nettles Shares Son’s Photo

    OFFSTAGE: Jennifer Nettles Shares Son’s Photo

    (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’ve been waiting — pretty impatiently, I have to say — to see…

  • OFFSTAGE: Jennifer Nettles Shares Baby Photo

    OFFSTAGE: Jennifer Nettles Shares Baby Photo

    (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’ve been waiting — pretty impatiently, I have to say — to see…