Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Explore the “Virtual Library”

    If you suffer from computer overload and search for information, but just keep running in circles, you’re invited to come to the  Huntsville Public Library on February 7th at 5:30 p.m. and learn some useful…

  • Correctional Facilities Crisis Management Program Held at SHSU

    Correctional officials from across the country recently gathered at the Correctional Management Institute of Texas at Sam Houston State University to learn incident command and emergency preparedness skills to deal with crises ranging from daily…

  • Hay Hotline Available for Farmers & Ranchers

    If you are a farmer or rancher, Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples passes along a resource for your future hay supply . . . . HAY1-18-13 On the internet, visit gotexas.org/hayhotlinehome.aspx

  • CMT Blog: Randy Houser Debuts New Music on Live @ CMT

    CMT Blog: Randy Houser Debuts New Music on Live @ CMT

    With an innate intensity and fervor to his music, singer-songwriter Randy Houser commands a crowd. Whether he’s entertaining a rowdy throng of festivalgoers or serenading an intimate gathering, his powerhouse vocals and authenticity are undeniable.…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw: "It’s True Art"

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw: "It’s True Art"

    (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 is under a lot of influences right now. Musically, anyway. He…

  • Taylor Swift, Zac Brown Band Keep the High Ground

    Taylor Swift, Zac Brown Band Keep the High Ground

    Three weeks into the New Year, Taylor Swift‘s album Red and the Zac Brown Band single “Goodbye in Her Eyes” maintain their grips on the top of the Billboard charts. Red has been there for…

  • ACM Announces Outdoor Music Festival

    ACM Announces Outdoor Music Festival

    The Band Perry, Dierks Bentley and Hunter Hayes will perform at a new, outdoor music festival in Las Vegas in early April, leading up to the ACM Awards. Kix Brooks, the Eli Young Band, Florida…

  • Luke Bryan Extends Tour Through October

    Luke Bryan Extends Tour Through October

    Luke Bryan has extended his Dirt Road Diaries tour after selling out the first series of shows. The second leg of the tour will begin May 17 in Virginia Beach, Va., and conclude Oct. 26…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tate Stevens’ Clay Walker Song Was His Best

    OFFSTAGE: Tate Stevens’ Clay Walker Song Was His Best

    CMT Community How many country songs did Tate Stevens sing while he was in the running to win The X Factor? I counted 10. And I applaud him for pulling songs from the way-back files,…

  • Sold-Out Crowd Thursday Night at Wounded Warrior Banquet

    The Wounded Warrior Banquet kicked off before a packed house at the Walker County Fairgrounds Thursday night . . . . WOUNDED#1-1-18-13 That was local singing talent John Sheptock. The purpose of the event was…