Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Around the Web: George Jones Plans His Nashville Farewell

    Around the Web: George Jones Plans His Nashville Farewell

    George Jones fills final concert with guest stars. Dierks Bentley wins $35,000 at the Phoenix Open golf tournament. Reba McEntire lets loose on her TV show, Malibu Country. Mary Chapin Carpenter wins an Emmy for…

  • OFFSTAGE: Ask Charlie Worsham Anything

    OFFSTAGE: Ask Charlie Worsham Anything

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) About a year and a-half ago, I had the chance to ask country…

  • OFFSTAGE: Rascal Flatts Fiddler Gives Journey Song a Country Solo on CMT Crossroads

    OFFSTAGE: Rascal Flatts Fiddler Gives Journey Song a Country Solo on CMT Crossroads

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) About halfway through Journey’s performance with Rascal Flatts on Saturday’s (Feb. 2) live…

  • A&M Athlete from Huntsville Arrested

    The Brazos County website shows that 22-year-old Texas A&M Defensive Lineman Kirby Ennis from Huntsville was arrested Friday night for disorderly conduct/displaying a firearm. He was released on a $2,000 dollar bond. Regarding Ennis, A&M…

  • SHSU President Gibson Comments on Research Park Efforts

    We recently talked to SHSU President Dr. Dana Gibson about the university’s ongoing efforts toward research facilities. She said that because of a recent update of their master plan focused on keeping the academic and…

  • Huntsville Memorial Hospital Names New CEO

    Huntsville Memorial Hospital announced recently that its Board of Directors has appointed Shannon Brown as Chief Executive Officer. Currently Chief Financial Officer at Huntsville Memorial Hospital, Brown succeeds Sally Nelson who announced her retirement after…

  • Free Tax Assistance

    Free tax assistance is going to be offered again this year. Local coordinator Dick Morton says the free service by IRS certified counselors will start today and go to April 15th every Monday and Wednesday…

  • Ag Commissioner Staples on Texas Master Gardeners

    Texas Master Gardener Programs can be found throughout the state, including here in Walker County. Texas Department of Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples explains . . . . TEXMASTGRD1-31-13 For more information, call Texas AgriLife Extension…

  • Tim McGraw Talks About "Nights" and Nashville (Part 1 of 2)

    Tim McGraw Talks About "Nights" and Nashville (Part 1 of 2)

    In spite of being one of the biggest stars country music has ever known, Tim McGraw is an easy guy to talk to. That appealing personality is one of the reasons he’s had such a…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Says "Kiai" to Workout Regime

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Says "Kiai" to Workout Regime

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) “Kiai!” That’s Japanese for something like “hell, yeah!” My son’s karate sensei once…