Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw, Faith Hill Taylor Swift Tweet Prayers for Boston

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw, Faith Hill Taylor Swift Tweet Prayers for Boston

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) It’s hard to imagine anyone who isn’t praying for everyone in Boston right…

  • Update on Boston Marathon Bombing

    The number of people injured in the bombing near the Boston Marathon’s finish-line is now up to at least 176, with three fatalities–an 8-year-old boy among them. Authorities also now say only two-bombs went off.…

  • HPD Disarms Smoke Bomb

    On Monday afternoon, the Huntsville Police Department responded to a disturbance call in the 2600 block of  Montgomery Road which resulted in the discovery of what appeared to be a small explosive device with a…

  • Elderly Montgomery County Jail Inmate Charged with Trying to Hire a Hitman

    An 84-year-old inmate in the Montgomery County Jail, Dorothy Canfield, faces charges of solicitation to commit capital murder and solicitation to commit aggravated assault on a public servant. Canfield is accused of attempting to hire…

  • Huntsville City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City council will have a workshop session at City Hall on Safe Routes to School projects at five this afternoon. It will be followed by a special closed session at 5:30 to receive…

  • Chamber Plans Small Business Owner Seminar

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a special small-business owner seminar this month. Events & Communications Manager Laura Green tells us all about it . . . . CHAMBSMALL4-15-13

  • Kellie Pickler Thrives on Dancing With the Stars

    Kellie Pickler Thrives on Dancing With the Stars

    For Kellie Pickler, Dancing With the Stars has a family connection. And even though she had to turn down previous invitations to join the cast, this time the timing is perfect. “I think my Grandpa…

  • OFFSTAGE: Brantley Gilbert’s New Girl: His Wedding Planner

    OFFSTAGE: Brantley Gilbert’s New Girl: His Wedding Planner

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Brantley Gilbert has a new girl in his life. But it’s just his…

  • BREAKING NEWS–Explosions at Boston Marathon

    Two huge explosions impacted the Boston Marathon finish line just before 3 today. Several serious injuries were reported. At least two people are reported dead. Up to a hundred people were reported injured–at least, nine…

  • Jason Aldean Makes History at the University of Georgia

    Jason Aldean Makes History at the University of Georgia

    ATHENS, Ga. — Saturday (April 13) was a meaningful night for Jason Aldean as the Georgia native headlined the first-ever concert in Sanford Stadium, home to the University of Georgia Bulldogs football team. “This is…