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  • Lady Antebellum Dishes on Their New Christmas Album

    Lady Antebellum Dishes on Their New Christmas Album

    Lady Antebellum’s 2012 Christmas album, On This Winter’s Night. Lady Antebellum will release their Christmas album, On This Winter’s Night, on October 22. In a recent episode of Webisode Wednesday, the band sat down to…

  • Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman Talks Cooking with Top 20

    Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman Talks Cooking with Top 20

    Nan Kelley Kimberly Schlapman on the set of Top 20 Country Countdown. Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman is stopping by GAC’s Top 20 Country Countdown to talk about her new GAC show, Kimberly’s Simply Southern,…

  • OFFSTAGE: LeAnn Rimes: Built Up and Torn Down

    OFFSTAGE: LeAnn Rimes: Built Up and Torn Down

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) LeAnn Rimes was already happy and healthy. She just wants to be more…

  • OFFSTAGE: LeAnn Rimes: Built Up and Torn Down

    OFFSTAGE: LeAnn Rimes: Built Up and Torn Down

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) LeAnn Rimes was already happy and healthy. She just wants to be more…

  • Robert Wayne Harris Executed

    Forty-year-old Robert Wayne Harris–who confessed to murdering five people in an Irving, Texas car wash in March of 2000–was executed by lethal injection Thursday night at the Walls Unit in Huntsville. A few hours before…

  • Wynne Home Prison Art Show

    City of Huntsville Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease tells us the Wynne Home will be presenting a “Retrospective of Prison Art . . . .” [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/WYNNEPRIS9-20-12.mp3|titles=WYNNEPRIS9-20-12] Ms. Pease said that, “Also, in the Friends Sales…

  • Curbside Recycling Scheduled to Begin in Area #6 in January

    The Huntsville City Council approved the expansion of curbside recycling to begin in Area #6 on Friday, January 4, 2013. Area #6 includes customers within the area of Angier, Boettcher, Elks Drive, and Lake Road.…

  • SHSU Plans Gallery for Professional Dancers

    A special dance festival is planned at Sam Houston State University. Manager of Communications Jennifer Gauntt updates us . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/GalleryDanc9-20-121.mp3|titles=GalleryDanc9-20-12] Gauntt said, “The concert will feature a diverse and international dance program…

  • National Museum Day on September 29th

    The Sam Houston Memorial Museum will open its doors to visitors on Saturday, September 29th, making cultural education accessible to everyone by allowing them to explore the museum for free as part of National Museum…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Gregg Allman’s Autobiography Tells Almost All

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Gregg Allman’s Autobiography Tells Almost All

    The Allman Brothers Band, along with Lynyrd Skynyrd, have defined Southern rock and roots music for decades. Both have many vocal advocates — and critics, as well. I myself love both bands for what they…