Articles Posted in the News Category

  • SAAFE House “Strike Out Abuse” Bowl Open to More Participants

    Coming up on Saturday, March 23rd, the SAAFE House is holding their 10th Annual Strike Out Abuse Bowling Tournament. Novice and experienced bowlers are invited. Marketing Development Director Dee Everett tells us more . .…

  • Around the Web: Taylor Swift Paints the Town Red

    Around the Web: Taylor Swift Paints the Town Red

    Taylor Swift launches her new tour in Omaha, Neb. Willie Nelson gets in the Christmas spirit early at South by Southwest. Kacey Musgraves hopes to create a “new normal” for females in country. Ryan Adams…

  • Seats Still Available for SHSU’s “Let’s Talk”

    Sam Houston State University will bring together a group of renowned experts on a variety of subjects to speak with guests in a conversational setting during the sixth annual “LET’S TALK!” on March 21st. Seats…

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Debunks Her Wikipedia Myths

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Debunks Her Wikipedia Myths

    (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 why you cannot always trust Wikipedia (The Free Encyclopedia). On their…

  • South by Southwest: 10 Music Highlights So Far

    South by Southwest: 10 Music Highlights So Far

    AUSTIN — The massive South by Southwest music festival has officially descended upon Austin. Every downtown street is crowded with musicians, managers, label reps, publicists, journalists and curious music fans. And pretty much everybody is…

  • OFFSTAGE: Thank Heaven for Little (Lady A) Girls

    OFFSTAGE: Thank Heaven for Little (Lady A) Girls

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Lady Antebellum‘s Hillary Scott recently revealed she’s pregnant with a baby girl. And…

  • OFFSTAGE: Ouch! Two Hours of American Idol Criticism

    OFFSTAGE: Ouch! Two Hours of American Idol Criticism

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Don’t oversing. Don’t be retro. Don’t get stuck in a genre. Don’t make…

  • Country Music Star Auditions

    Walker County Fair Country Music Star Contest Spokesperson, Steve Fox, tells us that they are now taking applications, and they’ll begin auditions this Saturday . . . . COUNMUS3-13-13

  • Livingston Teacher Arrested

    Tuesday, a Livingston High School teacher was arrested following police response to reports of a man seen hugging a teenage girl at a park in Texas City. Forty-eight-year-old teacher and ROTC instructor, Timothy Glenn has…

  • Coach Fritz to Speak at SHSU

    SHSU’s head football coach Willie Fritz will discuss his reputation for “turning programs around” on Tuesday, March 19th, as part of the Honors Journeys Seminar. His presentation will begin at 5 p.m. in the Smith-Hutson…