Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Home Fire Safety

    As temperatures fall over the coming days, residents will be firing up their home’s heating appliances– many for the first time this year. Home heating fires often occur at the worst possible time, breaking out…

  • HISD Superintendent Dr. Johnson Comments on Fall Semester

    The fall semester will be ending this month at HISD. We asked HISD Superintendent, Dr. Steve Johnson, about some of the things accomplished in the district this past semester . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/FALLJOHNS12-6-12.mp3|titles=FALLJOHNS12-6-12] Dr.…

  • Burn Ban Lifted

    Administrative Assistant to Walker County Judge Danny Pierce, Sherri Pegoda, announced Thursday morning that the burn ban for Walker County had been lifted. Fire Chief Tom Grisham has said that, although the ban is lifted,…

  • Congressman Brady Comments on America’s Credit Rating

    Our 8th District Congressman Kevin Brady says, “America has already been downgraded in its Triple-A credit rating, and we can’t afford another hit. He thinks Americans should learn from what’s happening to France’s credit rating…

  • OFFSTAGE: Martina McBride’s New Video From A Very Special Christmas

    OFFSTAGE: Martina McBride’s New Video From A Very Special Christmas

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Some of the very best parts of Christmas are the music, the videos,…

  • CMT Blog: First Aid Kit Bring International Flair to Big & Best of 2012

    CMT Blog: First Aid Kit Bring International Flair to Big & Best of 2012

    As 2012 continues to wind down, CMT prepares for the biggest party of the year by adding some international flavor to The Big Best of 2012: A Year End Celebration Presented by T-Mobile. The eight-hour…

  • OFFSTAGE: Giuseppe Zanotti: The Other CMT Artist of the Year

    OFFSTAGE: Giuseppe Zanotti: The Other CMT Artist of the Year

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Move over Manolo Blahnik. From the looks of the CMT Artists of the…

  • Kip Moore’s Real Job History Inspired His “Beer Money” Video

    Kip Moore’s Real Job History Inspired His “Beer Money” Video

    Kip Moore photo by Stephen Shepherd, courtesy of UMG Nashville. Kip Moore’s “Beer Money” video opens with a scene between Kip, playing a mechanic, and his boss who fires Kip for slacking on the job.…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Chili Time in America

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Chili Time in America

    Editor’s note: Due to popular demand and the arrival of cold weather, we’re once again revisiting one of CMT/CMT.com editorial director Chet Flippo’s most popular columns — featuring the recipe for Chet’s Tennessee Velvet Chili.…

  • Lady Antebellum Shares Favorite Holiday Traditions

    Lady Antebellum Shares Favorite Holiday Traditions

    Lady Antebellum at the taping of their GAC Christmas special, Lady Antebellum: On This Winter’s Night, December 3, 2012. Photo courtesy of Borman Entertainment. The holiday season is a time for traditions. With three members,…