Articles Posted in the News Category

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Mindy McCready Coulda Been a Contender

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Mindy McCready Coulda Been a Contender

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) It’s not often you see a career self-destructing before your eyes in an astonishing matter of moments, even seconds. It was hard for me…

  • OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift’s Grammy Mini-Me

    OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift’s Grammy Mini-Me

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) You know that long, bright white J. Mendel Grecian goddess gown that Taylor Swift…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban: Not Into Soul Crushing on American Idol

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban: Not Into Soul Crushing on 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.) When Janelle Arthur auditioned for American Idol in North Carolina, she did something…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kelly Clarkson: "I Refuse to Be Bullied"

    OFFSTAGE: Kelly Clarkson: "I Refuse to Be Bullied"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Music mogul Clive Davis, 80, has written a memoir called The Soundtrack of…

  • Council Votes Again on Buxton Retail Recuritment Study

    At last night’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, the council had to reconsider a $60,000 dollar contract with the Buxton Company for a retail recruitment and retention study. The council’s original mistake occurred…

  • HPD Arrests Shepherd Men for Alleged Participation in Car Chase

    HPD has arrested two Shepherd men for alleged participation in a car chase through the city last week that included shots fired at a vehicle driven by local residents. Nineteen-year-old Eric San Juan Gonzales has…

  • City Plans Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies for Homes

    The City of Huntsville has some special ribbon-cutting events coming up. Community Development Specialist, Dr. Sherri McKibben, updates us . . . . RIBBON#1-2-19-13 Dr. McKibben explained how the program worked for qualified participants .…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday a commercial burglary was investigated in the 700 block of I-45 South where unknown suspects entered a storage building and stole items. On Monday’s night shift,…

  • Wynne Home’s Linda Pease Updates Scheduled Spring Classes

    City of Huntsville Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease has more information about the Wynne Home’s upcoming spring classes beginning the week after Spring Break on March 18th . . . . WYNNSPRING2-19-13

  • Sunny Sweeney Finds Satisfaction in Songwriting

    Sunny Sweeney Finds Satisfaction in Songwriting

    During a phone conversation, Sunny Sweeney receives a Twitter message from a fan that she reads aloud: “Is your song ‘Carolina on the Line’ ever going to be on iTunes? I’m tired of the YouTube…