Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Wounded Warrior Banquet Adds Second Speaker

    Spokesperson Jimmy Wood tells us that in addition to Wounded Warrior Banquet keynote speaker David Sutherland, a wounded warrior and distinguished veteran who will be at the Fairgrounds on the 17th, will be another honored…

  • Councilmember Olson Files Finance Committee Update

    Position #4 Huntsville City Councilmember Keith Olson filed an annual Finance Committee update for the Council at their regular session Tuesday night. He said the Finance Committee had 16 meetings with himself, Ward #1 Councilmember…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Answers to "What Do You Know?"

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Answers to "What Do You Know?"

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) Thanks to the many readers who embraced my modest suggestion for subjecting wannabe country singers and budding superstars to a rigorous grilling about country…

  • OFFSTAGE: How Do You Move to "Pontoon"?

    OFFSTAGE: How Do You Move to "Pontoon"?

    (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 cannot be right. Every year, Marco Promotions, a company in Nashville, ranks…

  • OFFSTAGE: Luke Bryan Says "Good Job, ACM"

    OFFSTAGE: Luke Bryan Says "Good Job, ACM"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Now that Blake Shelton‘s ACM Awards co-host has been announced, the said co-host…

  • Around the Web: Trace Adkins Keeps It Real on Celebrity Apprentice

    Around the Web: Trace Adkins Keeps It Real on Celebrity Apprentice

    Trace Adkins confesses to disliking his Celebrity Apprentice co-stars. Keith Urban serves as the voice of reason on American Idol. Miranda Lambert reveals her deepest insecurities. Toby Keith, Alan Jackson and more get rounded up…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Likes the America in American Idol

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Likes the America in American Idol

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Keith Urban always seems like he loves everything about his native Australia. But…

  • City Council Discussed Mural Issues Tuesday

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night at City Hall. An issue of contention last night was over a proposed amendment to the 2012-13 budget that could cost around $14,000 dollars to…

  • 83rd Legislature Got Underway in Austin Tuesday

    The 83rd Texas Legislature got underway Tuesday in Austin with many difficult issues ahead like school funding and choice, water supply, health care, and immigration. We talked with our State Representative, John Otto, a few…

  • HISD Facilities Workshop Today

    The HISD Board of Trustees will be having a Facilities Workshop meeting at the Hawkins Administration Building this afternoon at 5:30 to discuss long-range facility planning.