Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: The Nashville Sisters’ Soundcheck Song

    OFFSTAGE: The Nashville Sisters’ Soundcheck Song

    (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’m usually all about the music. Until it comes to Nashville. Then, I’m…

  • A Lot of Entertainment at Fair this Weekend

    Hundreds lined the streets of Huntsville Thursday night to watch the 2013 Annual Walker County Fair Parade pass by. There were over 35 entries this year that passed down Sam Houston Avenue and 11th Street.…

  • Judge Pierce Comments on Courthouse and Prosecutor Security

    Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife Cynthia were found dead last weekend in their home in Forney. This occurred only a few months after one of Kaufman County’s Assistant District Attorneys was…

  • PRCA Rodeo Kicks-Off Tonight

    The big PRCA Rodeo starts tonight at 7:30 at the Walker County Fair rodeo arena. Rodeo Announcer Mike Mathis has the details . . . . MIKERODEO4-4-13

  • SHSU Rewarded for Energy Efficiency

    Sam Houston State University was recognized for a successful year of energy efficiency improvements during a check presentation on March 19th. Campus officials accepted a check for the $136,824 dollars in cash incentives it earned…

  • HOT Fund Applications Available

    The City of Huntsville Tourism Department has finalized the 2013-14 Hotel Occupancy Tax, or HOT, grant application, and interested parties may retrieve the application on the City’s Web site at www.huntsvilletx.gov. For the last four…

  • Little Big Town Storming to ACMs With Four Nominations

    Little Big Town Storming to ACMs With Four Nominations

    Little Big Town will enter the ACM Awards on Sunday (April 7) with four nominations, the most they’ve ever received in one year. The upbeat quartet will compete in the vocal group category, while “Pontoon”…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Covers "This Little Light of Mine"

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Covers "This Little Light of Mine"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Granted, Tim McGraw was only 5, and his stage was a Pentecostal church…

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Inspired to Be a Hot Wife

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Inspired to Be a Hot Wife

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Say your husband was a little pudgy. Maybe had a beer belly, even…

  • Fair Association Parade Kicks-Off Tonight

    The 2013 Walker County Fair Association parade kicks-off tonight at 7. The parade’s theme this year is “Ridin’, Rockin’, and Livestockin.” Lineup begins at 5:30 around Pritchett Field, and all entries must be checked in…