Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Says "Kiai" to Workout Regime

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Says "Kiai" to Workout Regime

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) “Kiai!” That’s Japanese for something like “hell, yeah!” My son’s karate sensei once…

  • Gary Allan Wears Triple Billboard Crowns This Week

    Gary Allan Wears Triple Billboard Crowns This Week

    Sound the trumpets and ring the bells. This is the week Billboard‘s country albums and airplay charts came to a boil. And it’s made Gary Allan a very hot item. Not only does he have…

  • OFFSTAGE: How to Make Zac Brown’s Super Bowl Ribloaf

    OFFSTAGE: How to Make Zac Brown’s Super Bowl Ribloaf

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Zac Brown didn’t call it a ribloaf. I just made that up. He…

  • HISD Joint Workshop Held Last Night

    Last night various members of the Huntsville City Council and the City, and Walker County Commissioners, met with the HISD Board of Trustees for a joint workshop to discuss a long-range facilities plan. The plan…

  • Tree Sale Saturday

    This weekend Walker County Proud Communities will be selling trees donated by the Texas Forest Service. They’ll have 2,500 hardwood and softwood trees in quantities and varieties that may be limited. Pecan trees are $2…

  • New Dean of Allied Health at SHSU

    Associate Director of Communications at SHSU Julia May tells us that Dr. Michael Lacourse has been selected to develop a strategic plan for the expansion of allied health programs at the university. He comes to…

  • Kat Club Super Bowl Party at SHSU

    There will be superbowl parties going on around Huntsville and the nation Sunday. There’s one scheduled for SHSU students at the KAT Club on the first floor of the Lowman Student Center Sunday. Kat Club…

  • Senator Cornyn Opposed to Hagel Nomination for Defense Secretary

    The nomination hearing for Senator Chuck Hagel for Secretary of Defense got underway in Washington Thursday. Our U-S Senator from Texas is opposed to his nomination. He spoke on the issue recently . . .…

  • 10 Country Classics That Missed No. 1

    10 Country Classics That Missed No. 1

    Although they are considered classics now, many of country’s most beloved songs stopped shy of No. 1 on Billboard‘s country chart. In no particular order, here are 10 memorable tracks that missed the top spot…

  • Around the Web: Justin Moore Books First Headlining Tour

    Around the Web: Justin Moore Books First Headlining Tour

    Justin Moore announces Outlaws Like Me headlining tour. Tim McGraw shares his secret for living with four women. Actor John C. Reilly follows his love for bluegrass overseas. Journalist Peter Cooper explores Australia’s Tamworth Country…