Articles Posted in the News Category

  • AFSCME Union Seeks Pay Raise

    Just this last week Lance Lowery, president of the AFSCME Union for correctional employees, testified before the Texas House Select Committee on Appropriations that if his members didn’t get a cost of living raise the…

  • Charter Review Committee Approved

    This week, the Huntsville City Council approved an eight-member City Charter Review Committee. The new committee includes James Anderson, Bill Daugette, John Escobedo, Maria McIver, Vanetta Mills, Rhonda Reddoch, Charles Smither, Jr., and Mike Yawn.…

  • Art Winners Announced at Library Tomorrow

    The Huntsville Public Library is holding a special event tomorrow. Childrens Coordinator Janelle Valera updates us . . . . JANELLE2-21-13  

  • Sheryl Crow Moves Closer to Country

    Sheryl Crow Moves Closer to Country

    Editor’s note: Watch the Sheryl Crow interview in the new episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown premiering Saturday (Feb. 23) at 11:30 a.m. ET/PT. The country music influences that have underscored some of Sheryl Crow‘s…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Wednesday a vehicle was reported stolen in the 2500 block of Pine Shadows. A vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2400 block of Montgomery Road. On the…

  • Around the Web: Scotty McCreery Does the Harlem Shake

    Around the Web: Scotty McCreery Does the Harlem Shake

    Scotty McCreery and his Pittsburgh fans get in on the latest dance craze. Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell harmonize by instinct. Buddy Miller gets some mainstream visibility. Son Volt pay homage to the Bakersfield sound.…

  • OFFSTAGE: Miranda Lambert Reveals All Her ACM Emotions

    OFFSTAGE: Miranda Lambert Reveals All Her ACM Emotions

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) There’s nervousness, intensity, excitement. And love. That’s pretty much the range of emotions…

  • OFFSTAGE: "Book of John" Got Tim McGraw’s Attention

    OFFSTAGE: "Book of John" Got Tim McGraw’s Attention

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Last summer, before one of his big shows with Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw…

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood on Filling Julie Andrews’ Shoes

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood on Filling Julie Andrews’ Shoes

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Carrie Underwood cannot fill Julie Andrews’ shoes. She will do her best, I’m…

  • OFFSTAGE: Jason Aldean Song Ignites Major #TBT

    OFFSTAGE: Jason Aldean Song Ignites Major #TBT

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) This is a Throwback Thursday in the very best way. Since Jason Aldean…