Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Taylor Swift, Zac Brown Band Top Albums and Airplay Charts

    Taylor Swift, Zac Brown Band Top Albums and Airplay Charts

    Taylor Swift‘s Red refuses to budge from the peak of Billboard‘s country albums chart, an eminence it has enjoyed for 10 continuous weeks. But on the airplay chart, the Zac Brown Band‘s “Goodbye in Her…

  • Tim McGraw, Faith Hill Take on Las Vegas

    Tim McGraw, Faith Hill Take on Las Vegas

    Fans of Tim McGraw and Faith Hill have hit the jackpot, now that the country superstars have reunited for a series of Soul2Soul shows at the Venetian Las Vegas. “We wanted to tour again for…

  • OFFSTAGE: What Reba Wants to Learn

    OFFSTAGE: What Reba Wants to Learn

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Let’s first think about all the things Reba McEntire has accomplished. She’s a…

  • Update on Saturday’s Bearkat “Tailgate Town”

    The SHSU Bearkats take on North Dakota State in Frisco tomorrow, and a special event is scheduled to begin adjacent to to FCS Dallas Stadium in the Gold Parking Lot. Associate Director of the Department…

  • New City Manager Matt Benoit Comments on Finances

    Our guest on “Around Town” this Sunday will be new Huntsville City Manager Matt Benoit. We asked him if he had any comments on the finances of the City and the budget. How were they…

  • Wounded Warriors Banquet Keynote Speaker Chosen

    The keynote speaker for the Wounded Warriors Banquet in Huntsville on January 17th has been announced.  He is 29-year-Army-veteran, Purple Heart recipient, and veterans advocate Colonel David W. Sutherland. Col. Sutherland, who has served in…

  • Governor Perry Declares January Crime Stoppers Month

    Governor Rick Perry has declared January Crime Stoppers’ month in Texas. Since they began in 1976, Crime Stoppers programs have empowered citizens across our state to take a stand against crime. These programs bring together…

  • SHSU Active-Shooter Training Exercise Begins Monday

    SHSU Police Department Deputy Chief James Fitch informs us that beginning Monday active shooter training exercises will include the University Police Department, the Office of Inspector General, the Huntsville Police Department, and the Walker County…

  • OFFSTAGE: Toby Keith Visits Sea World

    OFFSTAGE: Toby Keith Visits Sea World

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Toby Keith‘s “Red Solo Cup” was one of the biggest songs of 2012.…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: What Do You Know?

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: What Do You Know?

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) I was throwing this idea around the other day with a couple of comrades from the ultra-secret Country Music Identity Committee, and we came…