Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Gary Allan Treats Fans to New Tunes in Nashville

    Gary Allan Treats Fans to New Tunes in Nashville

    Gary Allan led an exciting night of new music and memorable hits Wednesday (April 17) at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. While still highlighting his go-to themes of broken hearts and regretful decisions, the California native kept…

  • OFFSTAGE: Can Kellie Pickler Juggle Broadway and Country?

    OFFSTAGE: Can Kellie Pickler Juggle Broadway and Country?

    (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 only way Kellie Pickler would take her newfound dance skills to Broadway…

  • OFFSTAGE: Trisha Yearwood Drops 30 Pounds and Two Sizes

    OFFSTAGE: Trisha Yearwood Drops 30 Pounds and Two Sizes

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) How does a woman who has made recipes like Gwen’s Fried Chicken with…

  • Major Explosion Reported at Fertilizer Plant in West, Texas

    Wednesday, an explosion in a fertilizer plant in the town of West, Texas may have killed at least 15 people.  Several firefighters were reported missing.  One-hundred-seventy-nine people were hospitalized.  The factory is in ruins, and…

  • Image of Bombing Suspect Captured

    An image captured in the surveillance footage of a Boston department store close to the finish line of Monday’s Boston Marathon may be the bombing suspect authorities are looking for. The footage shows a man…

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet at six this evening in the Hawkins Administration Building. Tonight, the Board will honor various students and staff members. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes approval of Board meeting dates…

  • Amendment of Alarm Ordinance Reviewed by City Council

    At Tuesday’s session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers discussed a first reading of the amendment of an ordinance regarding alarm systems that would provide for a penalty and other provisions. Police Chief Kevin Lunsford…

  • Boys & Girls Club Facilities Discussed by Council

    This week the Huntsville City Council voted in approval to appeal the denial from FEMA on the cost overrun for the Community Safe Room that would bascially be used by the local Boys and Girls…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Les Blank Remembered: A Well-Spent Life

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Les Blank Remembered: A Well-Spent Life

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) American popular culture lost its premier music filmmaker when Les Blank died on April 7. He was also our leading food chronicler on film.…

  • OFFSTAGE: Hillary Scott’s Advice: "Own That"

    OFFSTAGE: Hillary Scott’s Advice: "Own That"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Leave it to a girl to give the best advice to the girls…