Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Wind Advisory

    The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory which is in effect from 9 until 6 this evening.  Southerly winds are forecast at 20 to 30 MPH. These winds could make driving and boating…

  • Severe Weather Awareness Week

    March 3rd through the 9th is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Texas. We talked with Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis about the event on “Around Town” Sunday . . . . DAVIS#1-3-1-13 In…

  • Festival Inspiracion–Update on Music

    Recently we’ve informed you about various art-oriented activities during Festival Inspiracion that kicks off this week. SHSU Professor Sergio Ruiz now updates us on some of the musical activities getting underway for this great event…

  • Main Street Spring-Clean of the Square Seeking Volunteers

    The Main Street Program will be hosting the 9th Annual Spring-Clean of the Square on Saturday, March 23rd, from 9 AM to 1 PM. Main Street intern and SHSU Political Science Junior Fellow, Jessica Rodriguez,…

  • “Let’s Talk” Event Scheduled this Month

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications Julia May informs us that the university will present “Let’s Talk,” an evening of conversation with experts in their field, on March 21st in the Lowman Student Center ballroom .…

  • OFFSTAGE: Little Big Town Rooting for Kree Harrison

    OFFSTAGE: Little Big Town Rooting for Kree Harrison

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) We already know what Keith Urban thinks of American Idol contestant Kree Harrison.…

  • Next Women of Country: Holly Williams

    Next Women of Country: Holly Williams

    Holly Williams named her third album The Highway after a song she wrote about her love of being a touring performer. But the title works on another level, too, considering she’s spent the past several…

  • OFFSTAGE: Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton: Simply Unpredictable

    OFFSTAGE: Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton: Simply Unpredictable

    (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 never know what Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton are going to say.…

  • Tim McGraw Has Week’s Most Heard Song, Taylor Swift’s Red Still Top Album

    Tim McGraw Has Week’s Most Heard Song, Taylor Swift’s Red Still Top Album

    Not much happening chartwise this week. Tim McGraw‘s “One of Those Nights” moves up from No. 2 to No. 1 on Billboard‘s country airplay chart, while Taylor Swift‘s Red persists as the top country album.…

  • Brad Paisley Jams With REO Speedwagon at Sony Music’s CRS Party

    Brad Paisley Jams With REO Speedwagon at Sony Music’s CRS Party

    Brad Paisley moved into the rock zone with REO Speedwagon during Sony Music’s concert and dinner aboard the General Jackson showboat in Nashville. One of the highlights surrounding Country Radio Seminar, the Thursday night (Feb.…