Articles Posted in the News Category

  • SHSU Receives Recognition for Online Education Programs

    SHSU Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt informs us that the university has again achieved high marks in U-S News & World Reports annual rankings of online education programs . . . . shsuonlin1-30-13

  • Jail Construction Update

    At the beginning of the week in court, Walker County Commissioners heard an update on how the County’s $20 million dollar jail project is coming along from Jail Project Manager Eddie Smith. By Monday, the…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news on Sunday’s day shift, in the 1300 block of Utility Road unknown suspects entered a residence and stole items. In the 100 block of Dee lane, a known suspect committed sexual…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Future Budget

    Because of the recent “No Pay-No Budget” proposal in Washington, at least some kind of budget may be on the horizon. We talked with Congressman Kevin Brady recently about the issue . . . .…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Remembering the Great Duane Allman

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Remembering the Great Duane Allman

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) I don’t know of any modern musician who was more naturally tuned in to the musical cosmos than was Duane Allman. Unless it was…

  • OFFSTAGE: The Mom Perry Styles Her Kids, The Band Perry

    OFFSTAGE: The Mom Perry Styles Her Kids, The Band Perry

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) If your mother still dresses you past the age of, say, 12, that…

  • OFFSTAGE: Lucy Hale Counting on Country Loyalty

    OFFSTAGE: Lucy Hale Counting on Country Loyalty

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Lucy Hale hasn’t even finished her country album yet. But once she does,…

  • Kris Kristofferson Still Lives for the Song

    Kris Kristofferson Still Lives for the Song

    Dressed in an unassuming all-black ensemble consisting of a buttoned-down shirt and jeans, legendary singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson previewed new music from his latest album Feeling Mortal and fielded fan questions during a Sirius XM broadcast…

  • Florida Georgia Line Celebrate First No. 1

    Florida Georgia Line Celebrate First No. 1

    “We really shouldn’t be here,” Tim Fink declared as he kicked off a party celebrating Florida Georgia Line‘s hit song “Cruise” Tuesday afternoon (Jan. 29) at the Country Music Association building in Nashville. Fink, who…

  • OFFSTAGE: Sobriety Becomes Tim McGraw

    OFFSTAGE: Sobriety Becomes Tim McGraw

    (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 has been clean and sober for five years. And don’t you…