Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Parade Update

    The Big Walker County Fair Association Parade takes place this week. Parade Spokesperson Ty Williford updates us . . . . PARADE4-1-13 This year’s parade grand marshal is Kooter Roberson.

  • Congressman Brady Comments on a Question on Obamacare Application Draft

    Congressman Kevin Brady reports that a question in the draft of the application for Obamacare spawns more questions . . . . BRADBAMCAR4-1-13 Congressman Brady and fellow House Ways & Means Committee members are looking…

  • The Band Perry: The CMT Hot 20 Countdown Interview

    The Band Perry: The CMT Hot 20 Countdown Interview

    The Band Perry spent the past year and a-half recording their second album, Pioneer. The result is an edgier album that features the sibling trio pushing musical boundaries without sacrificing their signature sound. “For us,…

  • Dustin Lynch Is Cranked Up for ACM Awards

    Dustin Lynch Is Cranked Up for ACM Awards

    It won’t be the first time Dustin Lynch has attended the Academy of Country Music Awards, but Sunday (April 7) will mark the first time the “She Cranks My Tractor” singer steps foot on the…

  • Shain Gandee of MTV’s Buckwild Dies

    Shain Gandee of MTV’s Buckwild Dies

    Shain Gandee, star of MTV’s Buckwild, was found dead on Monday morning (April 1) in Sissonville, W.Va. He was 21. Gandee’s body was discovered in a vehicle along with the body of his uncle David…

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood’s Sad Tweet for Devin Velez

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood’s Sad Tweet for Devin Velez

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) When it comes to talent competition shows, Carrie Underwood is just like us.…

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood’s Sad Tweet for Devin Velez

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood’s Sad Tweet for Devin Velez

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) When it comes to talent competition shows, Carrie Underwood is just like us.…

  • City Council Rules of Procedure Workshop 5 PM

    The Huntsville City Council will take up the heated subject of the council’s Rules of Procedure in a workshop this afternoon at five. The council has seen two heated debates in council chambers about the…

  • TxDOT I-45 Update

    On Tuesday, April 2nd, weather permitting; the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will temporarily close the outside main lane of southbound IH 45 between Exit 118 and Exit 116. This will reduce the southbound traffic…

  • Fair Association Introduces Added Sales Opportunities for 4H-& FFA

    4-H and FFA youth spend a lot of time and money raising, growing, and preparing projects for the Walker County Fair and Rodeo.  Each year, individuals and businesses bid on the projects shown at the…