Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Bearkat Crew to Walk for Several Causes

    Sam Houston State University’s Bearkat Crew will work to raise awareness of and funds for such causes as AIDS, suicide prevention, leukemia, Alzheimer’s, and autism through a month-long effort that will culminate with their “Walk…

  • OFFSTAGE: Hunter Hayes’ First Songwriting Lessons

    OFFSTAGE: Hunter Hayes’ First Songwriting Lessons

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) With the kinds of lyrics Hunter Hayes has been generating since he first…

  • B.J. Thomas Bows Duet Album of Hits, The Living Room Sessions

    B.J. Thomas Bows Duet Album of Hits, The Living Room Sessions

    “Most people want you to recut your hits, and we’ve always been resistant to that,” says the smooth and much-awarded singer B.J. Thomas. “But the idea of recutting them unplugged [and] with some duets [included]…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Says His Girls Are "Gypsy Kids"

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Says His Girls Are "Gypsy Kids"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Traveling with kids has got to be tough. Unless those kids are just…

  • CMT’s Guntucky Premieres April 21 With Back-to-Back Episodes

    CMT’s Guntucky Premieres April 21 With Back-to-Back Episodes

    The loud and colorful Sumner family of West Point, Ky., come to CMT in Guntucky, a new 10-episode series premiering April 21 at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT with two back-to-back episodes. Fans can get a sneak…

  • Around the Web: Kellie Pickler’s Footwork Paying Off on Dancing With the Stars

    Around the Web: Kellie Pickler’s Footwork Paying Off on Dancing With the Stars

    Kellie Pickler and Derek Hough are heating up on Dancing With the Stars. Wynonna watches her husband walk for the first time since serious accident. Brad Paisley tackles racism with LL Cool J on new…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kacey Musgraves’ Nancy Sinatra Muse

    OFFSTAGE: Kacey Musgraves’ Nancy Sinatra Muse

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) She may sing about living in the occasional trailer park, but Kacey Musgraves‘…

  • Council Holds Rules of Procedure Workshop

    Monday afternoon, Huntsville City Councilmembers got together to discuss the suggested revisions they made to their Rules of Procedure as the result of a workshop a few weeks ago. City Attorney Leonard Schneider had also…

  • Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift Friday police investigated an assault at 2nd Street and Martin Luther King. A 48-year-old woman was arrested for assault in the 700 block of Sabrina Lane. On…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Among the items on the council’s “Statutory Agenda” will be discussion and possible action to consider an addendum to the…