Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Covers "This Little Light of Mine"

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Covers "This Little Light of Mine"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Granted, Tim McGraw was only 5, and his stage was a Pentecostal church…

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Inspired to Be a Hot Wife

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Inspired to Be a Hot Wife

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Say your husband was a little pudgy. Maybe had a beer belly, even…

  • Fair Association Parade Kicks-Off Tonight

    The 2013 Walker County Fair Association parade kicks-off tonight at 7. The parade’s theme this year is “Ridin’, Rockin’, and Livestockin.” Lineup begins at 5:30 around Pritchett Field, and all entries must be checked in…

  • Huntsville Development Code Update Underway

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers considered approving a contract with James Duncan and Associates for the Huntsville Development Code Update. In addressing councilmembers, Project Director Kirk Bishop said his…

  • City No Longer Picks Up Glass at Curbside

    The City of Huntsville Solid Waste and Recycling Department has updated its regulations on heavy trash collection. As of April 1st, glass material of any kind is no longer being accepted on a curbside basis.…

  • Council Hears Presentation on Airport Improvement

    At the Huntsville City Council session Tuesday, Director of Community and Economic Development Aron Kulhavy updated everyone on improvements to the Bruce Brothers Huntsville Regional Airport. He said, “With these projects, 90 percent are funded…

  • TxDOT to Use “Rumble Strips” in Work Zones

    The next time you’re on the roadway and see all those orange highway construction signs, you may notice something different.  The difference will be rumble strips in the work zone.  Rumble strips are an array…

  • Around the Web: Blake Shelton Brings Home a New Voice

    Around the Web: Blake Shelton Brings Home a New Voice

    Blake Shelton wants to adopt a country singing Voice contestant. Kenny Chesney gets grilled by former football coach John Gruden. Neko Case reveals the anxiety behind creating original music. Buckwild star Shain Gandee died of…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: The Year of the Woman

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: The Year of the Woman

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) In a year that looks to see a dramatic return of female artists to a place of prominence, we’ve already experienced the sounds of…

  • OFFSTAGE: Miranda Lambert: Before the Randarita

    OFFSTAGE: Miranda Lambert: Before the Randarita

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Everyone who loves Miranda Lambert knows how much she loves her Randarita. It’s…