Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Master Gardners Spring Plant Sale Saturday

    The Walker County Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale kicks of tomorrow morning at 8 o’clock at the County Extension Office on Tam Road . Spokesperson Butch Maywald tells us more . . . . MASTGARD3-7-13

  • Lions Club Annual Bike Ride Tomorrow

    The Huntsville Lions Club is having their 8th Annual Bike Ride to raise money to send kids to the Texas Childrens’ Lions Camp in Kerrville. Spokesperson Tim Dixon informs us that the ride begins Saturday,…

  • Main Street’s Kim McAuliffe Comments on Former Employee

    Former City of Huntsville intern and part-time employee Jessica Carmona is now working in Washington, DC for the U-S Department of State office of Civil Rights. An SHSU graduate and former part-time Main Street program…

  • Next Women of Country: Ashley Monroe

    Next Women of Country: Ashley Monroe

    Ashley Monroe isn’t one to beat around the bush about the fact that her richly traditional new country album, Like a Rose, has been a long time coming. She pretty much spells that out during…

  • OFFSTAGE: Scotty McCreery Hints at "Huge Step Up"

    OFFSTAGE: Scotty McCreery Hints at "Huge Step Up"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Thanks to this new ScotTV, I feel like I know everything about Scotty…

  • OFFSTAGE: The 31 Country Songs on Billboard‘s American Idol List

    OFFSTAGE: The 31 Country Songs on Billboard‘s American Idol List

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) It’s been 11 years since we’ve gotten to know and love American Idol…

  • Around the Web: Natalie Maines Plans Musical Reboot

    Around the Web: Natalie Maines Plans Musical Reboot

    Natalie Maines will debut her edgier new sound at South by Southwest. Blake Shelton hints at the possibility of a future in television. Luke Bryan still looks forward to spring break every year. Lee Brice…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kellie Pickler Says Prayers Are Working

    OFFSTAGE: Kellie Pickler Says Prayers Are Working

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Every time I see a picture of Kellie Pickler, with her adorably short…

  • Next Women of Country: Kacey Musgraves

    Next Women of Country: Kacey Musgraves

    For months now, Kacey Musgraves has been making the rounds with her debut single, “Merry Go Round.” Along with critical praise from Rolling Stone and National Public Radio, the thoughtful single recently reached the Top…

  • Old Crabbs Prairie Schoolhouse Burns

    Wednesday afternoon a fire destroyed the old Crabbs Prairie Schoolhouse near the intersection of Highway 75 North and FM 1696. The building had been converted into a residence by owners Max and Jessie Powell. They…