Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Jason Sudeikis Is No Brad Paisley

    OFFSTAGE: Jason Sudeikis Is No Brad Paisley

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) FYI, Jason Sudeikis: Brad Paisley does not sound like Foghorn Leghorn. I get…

  • Two New Waverly Men Die in Accident

    Early Sunday morning, two New Waverly men were found dead inside a car near the intersection of North Clark Road and Mt. Zion Road in northern Montgomery County. Thirty-eight-year-old Jerry Hamm, the driver, was found…

  • Barbecue Cookoff & Country Music Star Contest Held at Fair

    In Saturday’s Barbecue Cookoff Awards at the Walker County Fair, the Butler Chicks from Conroe were honored as grand champions of the competition. Cline’s Prairie won second place overall, and the Carmona Cookers came in…

  • HISD Board Workshop at 5:30

    A board workshop is scheduled for the HISD Board of Trustees at 5:30 this afternoon at the Hawkins Administration Building at 441 FM 2821 East. The Board will have a discussion with K12 Virtual School.…

  • Good Shepherd Mission Banquet

    The Good Shepherd Mission is celebrating 30 years of ministry with a special banquet. The Mission’s Executive Director, Reverend Dave Smith, tells us more . . . . GOODSHEP4-12-13 You can get tickets through First…

  • “Earth Week” at SHSU Starts Today

    SHSU’s Recreational Sports Department will celebrate Earth Day for an entire week with a series of activities designed to increase awareness and get students, faculty, and staff members moving. SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt…

  • HOT DISH: Stars Aligning for We’re All for the Hall Concert

    HOT DISH: Stars Aligning for We’re All for the Hall Concert

    (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: Carrie Underwood Says Julie Andrews Has a Royal Air

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Says Julie Andrews Has a Royal Air

    (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 Carrie Underwood takes on The Sound of Music later this year, she…

  • The Band Perry’s Pioneer Debuts as Week’s No. 1 Album

    The Band Perry’s Pioneer Debuts as Week’s No. 1 Album

    Propelled by initial sales of 129,291 Nielsen SoundScan-confirmed copies, The Band Perry‘s Pioneer arcs to the top of this week’s Billboard country albums chart. The album also comes in at No. 2 on the magazine’s…

  • Welcome to Hunter Hayes’ World

    Welcome to Hunter Hayes’ World

    “You’re on the road with us now,” Hunter Hayes proclaims. “Welcome!” He’s partnering with CMT, MTV and VH1 to provide fans access to the behind-the-scenes activities of his life and career. The Louisiana native promises…