Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Several Arrested in Madisonville Assault of Teenager

    As of Monday afternoon, two suspects–35-year-old Sondress Lotts and 33-year-old Earl James Tyler–had turned themselves in to Madisonville Police following the alleged gang rape of a 16-year-old by a group of 11 suspects. Authorities say…

  • OFFSTAGE: Jana Kramer Makes Wedding Singer Wish List

    OFFSTAGE: Jana Kramer Makes Wedding Singer Wish List

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) You wantKeith Urban and Tim McGraw to sing at your wedding? Well, who…

  • SHSU Rodeo Team Signs-Up More Students

    SHSU Rodeo Coach Bubba Miller has acquired some more talent for his rodeo team. He also updates us on what’s coming up next . . . . BUBBA5-24-13

  • Butch Davis with Hurricane Forecast Update

    It’s National Hurricane Preparedness Week through June 1st, and we talked with Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis on our “Around Town” program this past weekend about what some of the hurricane forecasters are saying…

  • Trace Adkins: CMT Hot 20 Countdown Interview

    Trace Adkins: CMT Hot 20 Countdown Interview

    Trace Adkins never has a problem telling anyone what he thinks. It’s a quality that endears him to fans and gains the respect of other country artists and non-music celebrities. A case in point is…

  • Memorial Day Songs

    Memorial Day Songs

    Country music has a long history of honoring those who have served in the armed forces, especially those who were willing to die for what they believe in. Notable songs date back to Ernest Tubb’s…

  • Lee Brice, Toby Keith Offer Memorial Day Songs

    Lee Brice, Toby Keith Offer Memorial Day Songs

    Country music has a long history of honoring those who have served in the armed forces, especially those who were willing to die for what they believe in. Notable songs date back to Ernest Tubb’s…

  • George Strait Cops Top Album Slot (Again)

    George Strait Cops Top Album Slot (Again)

    In yet another demonstration of his unwavering appeal, George Strait rockets his latest album, Love Is Everything, to the very top of this week’s Billboard country albums chart. Nielsen SoundScan pegs the record’s initial sales…

  • Blake Shelton’s Tornado Relief Concert Set for May 29 in Oklahoma City

    Blake Shelton’s Tornado Relief Concert Set for May 29 in Oklahoma City

    Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire and Vince Gill will perform during Healing in the Heartland: Relief Benefit Concert, a telethon taking place Wednesday (May 29) at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. Additional…

  • Around the Web: Kellie Pickler Plans New Album

    Around the Web: Kellie Pickler Plans New Album

    Kellie Pickler aims for a fall release for her new album. Jason Isbell debuts “Cover Me Up” from his new album Southeastern. Jewel shows June Carter Cash was more than just Johnny’s wife in Ring…