Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Disaster Seminar Scheduled

    The hurricane season officially gets underway June 1st. A special seminar on what to do in disaster situations is coming up. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis fills us in . . . .…

  • Suspect Questioned by SHSU PD in Suspicious Social Media Message Posting

    Earlier today there was an SHSU KATSAFE message issued by authorities referring to a suspicious social media message posting that mentioned SHSU, which was followed by suggestions from University Police that students be alert and…

  • Sheriff’s Office Makes Big Drug Bust

    The Walker County Sheriff’s office had a big drug bust this month with over a hundred thousand dollars in marijuana plants confiscated. Following a tip on an indoor marijuana growing setup in the 100 block…

  • OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift’s Lonely Girls Club: A Look Inside

    OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift’s Lonely Girls Club: A Look Inside

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift are the best of friends. So much so,…

  • Property Developer Bius Addresses Council on Incentives

    Huntsville property developer Ben Bius addressed the Huntsville City Council last night in regard to his plan to bring a Hobby Lobby and Goodwill store to the old Wal-Mart building. He outlined an incentives plan…

  • Senator Cornyn on Courage of Bostonians

    Referring to the Boston Marathon bombings from the Senate Floor Tuesday, Senator John Cornyn said, “We still don’t known whose responsible for this terrible atrocity, but we do know that the people of Boston responded…

  • Around the Web: Pistol Annies Become Comic Book Heroes

    Around the Web: Pistol Annies Become Comic Book Heroes

    Pistol Annies draw up an online comic book adventure. Trisha Yearwood tells People magazine about her slimmed-down look. Kree Harrison earns a country star’s respect on American Idol. Sarah Darling gets engaged to her British…

  • Billy Ray Cyrus’ Life Is an Open Book

    Billy Ray Cyrus’ Life Is an Open Book

    More than 20 years after “Achy Breaky Heart,” Billy Ray Cyrus is still one of country music’s most recognizable names. Now he’s put his life story to the page in Hillbilly Heart, an autobiography published…

  • OFFSTAGE: Brad Paisley’s Mona Lisa Moment

    OFFSTAGE: Brad Paisley’s Mona Lisa Moment

    (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 Brad Paisley was in Las Vegas for the Academy of Country Music…

  • OFFSTAGE: Jason Aldean’s Mom Gets the Ultimate Backstage Pass

    OFFSTAGE: Jason Aldean’s Mom Gets the Ultimate Backstage Pass

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) The night before Jason Aldean played the University of Georgia’s Sanford Stadium for…