Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Tim McGraw Has Week’s Most Heard Song, Taylor Swift’s Red Still Top Album

    Tim McGraw Has Week’s Most Heard Song, Taylor Swift’s Red Still Top Album

    Not much happening chartwise this week. Tim McGraw‘s “One of Those Nights” moves up from No. 2 to No. 1 on Billboard‘s country airplay chart, while Taylor Swift‘s Red persists as the top country album.…

  • Brad Paisley Jams With REO Speedwagon at Sony Music’s CRS Party

    Brad Paisley Jams With REO Speedwagon at Sony Music’s CRS Party

    Brad Paisley moved into the rock zone with REO Speedwagon during Sony Music’s concert and dinner aboard the General Jackson showboat in Nashville. One of the highlights surrounding Country Radio Seminar, the Thursday night (Feb.…

  • Darius Rucker Announces True Believers Tour

    Darius Rucker Announces True Believers Tour

    Darius Rucker will perform in 20 U.S. cities in May and June during his True Believers tour. He’ll be joined on select dates by Rodney Atkins, Justin Moore and Jana Kramer. The tour kicks off…

  • OFFSTAGE: Ready to Make Nice With the Dixie Chicks?

    OFFSTAGE: Ready to Make Nice With the Dixie Chicks?

    (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 the question of the day today: “It’s been 10 years since…

  • Home Invasion Victim Released from Hospital

    The victim of a local home invasion robbery Wednesday afternoon, a Huntsville man, has been released from the hospital. The unidentified man is expected to fully recover. Around 1 PM Wednesday, two men forced their…

  • Sam Houston Birthday Celebration Saturday

    Sam Houston’s birthday celebration kicks off tomorrow in Huntsville. Statue Visitor Center Coordinator Jamie Matthews fills us in . . . . SAMBDAY2-28-13

  • “Trash Bash” Tomorrow

    The Big Trash Bash is coming to Walker County this weekend. Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel tells us more . . . . TRASHBASH2-28-13 Try 2 Recycle at 916 15th Street will be accepting aluminum…

  • EMC Butch Davis on New Mobile Command Post

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend will be Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis. Butch informed us that March 3rd through the 9th will be National Severe Weather Preparedness Week. Emergency Managment’s new…

  • CASA Superhero Run Saturday

    Tomorrow–CASA of Walker, San Jacinto, and Trinity counties– will have their fundraising run at Bowers Stadium on the SHSU campus. Check-in starts at 7:30 Saturday morning, with the 5K run kicking off at 8:15. Their…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Praises Idol Guys

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Praises Idol Guys

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Once again, Keith Urban is proving what I have been saying all along:…