Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Madison County Grand Jury Indicts Officer

    In Madison County, a grand jury has indicted 37-year-old Madisonville Police Officer Jeffrey A. Covington on public corruption and narcotics charges in connection with an alleged plan to plant methampthetamine on an innocent person. Covington…

  • Festival Inspiracion Coming Up

    The Festival Inspiracion is coming up in Huntsville. There are a great number of art activities planned in association with the festival. Craft Artist and spokesperson Tamara Chasteen fills us in on some of them…

  • Master Gardener Program Scheduled

    Huntsville Library Adult Services Coordinator Denise Tilson tells us that with spring just around the corner the library is delighted to host the Walker County Master Gardeners once again . . . . MASTGARD2-25-13 Walker…

  • Grass Fire Monday Night

    Walker County Dispatch reports there was a grass fire off 1696 and Scales Ranch Road last night around 7:30. About two acres were burned, and the fire was put out. No injuries were reported.

  • Around the Web: Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw Rake In the Cash

    Around the Web: Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw Rake In the Cash

    Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw lead country’s top money makers in 2012. CMT Hot 20 Countdown poll seeks fans’ opinion on Dixie Chicks. Ashley Monroe deconstructs four songs for a Daytrotter session. Son Volt premiere…

  • The Mavericks Feel the Time Is Right for a Comeback

    The Mavericks Feel the Time Is Right for a Comeback

    When the Mavericks called it quits in 2003, the band was barely even on speaking terms. It looked like their unique fusion of country, rock and Latin music would be lost for good. But now…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw: The Top 12 Quotes

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw: The Top 12 Quotes

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Tim McGraw was recently on the air for 25 long minutes with CBC-TV’s…

  • OFFSTAGE: Gary Allan Is on Warren Buffett’s Mind

    OFFSTAGE: Gary Allan Is on Warren Buffett’s Mind

    (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 corroborates everything I’ve ever thought about country music. The fact that billionaire…

  • Little Big Town’s Tornado Tour Hits Tennessee Theatre

    Little Big Town’s Tornado Tour Hits Tennessee Theatre

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Little Big Town have funneled a career’s worth of material into their top-notch Tornado tour which touched down Saturday night (Feb. 23) in Knoxville. Surrounded by the ornate decor of the historic…

  • OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift: "It’s Fair Game"

    OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift: "It’s Fair Game"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) She can dish it out, and she can take it. It’s just one…