Articles Posted in the News Category

  • 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.

  • Meeting for Disaster Volunteers

    Mark your calendars. The first meeting to form the “Walker County Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster” is scheduled for next week. Texas District Disaster Response Coordinator from United Methodist Church, Rick Carpenter, tells us more…

  • Commissioner Staples Comments on Bio-Technology

    The energy produced in our state is diverse and plentiful. Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples updates us . . . . STAPBIO1-8-13

  • 12 Civil War Songs to Check Out After You’ve Seen Lincoln

    12 Civil War Songs to Check Out After You’ve Seen Lincoln

    Nominations for the 85th annual Academy Awards will be announced Thursday (Jan. 10). If seven Golden Globe nominations for the Steven Spielberg film Lincoln are any indication, there’s going to be a huge upsurge of…