Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Debunks Her Wikipedia Myths

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Debunks Her Wikipedia Myths

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) This is why you cannot always trust Wikipedia (The Free Encyclopedia). On their…

  • South by Southwest: 10 Music Highlights So Far

    South by Southwest: 10 Music Highlights So Far

    AUSTIN — The massive South by Southwest music festival has officially descended upon Austin. Every downtown street is crowded with musicians, managers, label reps, publicists, journalists and curious music fans. And pretty much everybody is…

  • OFFSTAGE: Thank Heaven for Little (Lady A) Girls

    OFFSTAGE: Thank Heaven for Little (Lady A) Girls

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Lady Antebellum‘s Hillary Scott recently revealed she’s pregnant with a baby girl. And…

  • OFFSTAGE: Ouch! Two Hours of American Idol Criticism

    OFFSTAGE: Ouch! Two Hours of American Idol Criticism

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Don’t oversing. Don’t be retro. Don’t get stuck in a genre. Don’t make…

  • Country Music Star Auditions

    Walker County Fair Country Music Star Contest Spokesperson, Steve Fox, tells us that they are now taking applications, and they’ll begin auditions this Saturday . . . . COUNMUS3-13-13

  • Livingston Teacher Arrested

    Tuesday, a Livingston High School teacher was arrested following police response to reports of a man seen hugging a teenage girl at a park in Texas City. Forty-eight-year-old teacher and ROTC instructor, Timothy Glenn has…

  • Coach Fritz to Speak at SHSU

    SHSU’s head football coach Willie Fritz will discuss his reputation for “turning programs around” on Tuesday, March 19th, as part of the Honors Journeys Seminar. His presentation will begin at 5 p.m. in the Smith-Hutson…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Tuesday’s night shift police report three thefts. Items were stolen from a business in the 100 block of I-45 South. Unknown suspects stole items from a vehicle in the parking…

  • Teacher Job Fair at SHSU

    Mark your calendars. More than 90 schools and school districts will be talking to potential educators on Wednesday, March 20th, during the Spring Teacher Job Fair. The fair will be held from 9 a.m. to…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Uncle Willie Is About to Bust 80

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Uncle Willie Is About to Bust 80

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) What has Willie Nelson not done in his almost 80 years on this earth? Well, he has not recorded a polka album, a zydeco…