Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood on What They’ve Learned

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood on What They’ve Learned

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) What have you learned to love about yourself, Tim McGraw? “I’ve learned that…

  • OFFSTAGE: Guess Kristen Bell’s CMT Music Awards Co-Host

    OFFSTAGE: Guess Kristen Bell’s CMT Music Awards Co-Host

    (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 world is her oyster, you know? Kristen Bell could probably have anyone…

  • Around the Web: Dierks Bentley Explains George Jones for CNN

    Around the Web: Dierks Bentley Explains George Jones for CNN

    Dierks Bentley writes to CNN about George Jones’ true importance. Lady Antebellum hopes to impress Blake Shelton on The Voice. Willie Nelson turns 80 years old. Caitlin Rose talks about ABC’s Nashville and writing with…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban’s Salute to George Jones

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban’s Salute to George Jones

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) As of Tuesday (April 30) morning, the late George Jones’ “He Stopped Loving…

  • Courthouse Plaza Project Moving Forward

    Walker County Commissioners approved actions Monday related to the Courthouse Plaza Project. Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell told us the “court applied for and received a grant from the Houston Galveston Area Council. The…

  • Volunteer Firefighters Being Recruited

    Walker County Firefighters Association President Jimmy Williams informs us that the association is recruiting volunteer firefighters . . . . VOLFIRE4-29-13 Williams says, “The State Firemen’s and Fire Marshall’s Association will man those hotlines and…

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Friday’s day shift three thefts were reported–in the 1700 block of 11th Street an unknown suspect used another’s personal information to pass checks; in the 200 block of Royal Oaks…

  • SHSU Hosts “Media Live 2013″ Today

    Professors and professionals from the fields of broadcasting, film, journalism, public relations and television will converge at Sam Houston State University today to share their expertise with anyone interested in those fields. The first “Media…

  • New Music: The Band Perry, Kenny Chesney and More

    New Music: The Band Perry, Kenny Chesney and More

    Things are heating up out there. The Band Perry, Kenny Chesney and Blake Shelton have offered fresh, new material over the last month or so. Willie Nelson, the Randy Rogers Band, Gretchen Wilson and a…

  • Public Comments Are Welcome at Charter Review Meeting

    The 2013 Charter Review Committee has scheduled its next meeting for this afternoon beginning at 5:30. Time will be allotted for public comments at the meeting. Public comments will be allowed at the meeting to…