Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Rascal Flatts Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

    Rascal Flatts Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

    Rascal Flatts photo by Zach Henderson, courtesy of Schmidt Relations. Rascal Flatts was honored with a star on the coveted Hollywood Walk of Fame by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce on Monday. The star is…

  • Grand Ole Opry to Celebrate Minnie Pearl with Special “Hats Off” Show

    Grand Ole Opry to Celebrate Minnie Pearl with Special “Hats Off” Show

    Minnie Pearl on the Grand Ole Opry in 1990. Photo courtesy of Schmidt Relations. The Grand Ole Opry will celebrate Minnie Pearl’s 100th birthday with a special ‘Hats Off’ show in honor of the comedienne…

  • Hunter Hayes Celebrates His First No. 1

    Hunter Hayes Celebrates His First No. 1

    Hunter Hayes photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Nashville. Hunter Hayes has something he’s ‘wanted’ for a very long time – the No. 1 song in country music! Hunter’s current single, “Wanted,” has topped the charts.…

  • OFFSTAGE: Where Jason Aldean Got the Night Train Name

    OFFSTAGE: Where Jason Aldean Got the Night Train Name

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Well, now at least we know where Jason Aldean didn’t get the name…

  • Huntsville City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Tonight the Council will hold a public hearing to receive citizen input regarding the proposed Houston-Galveston Area Council Regional Hazard…

  • Commissioners Approve A/C Replacement at Jail Facility

    Walker County Commissioners met for a special session Monday afternoon to approve purchase of a replacement air conditioning unit for the County Jail building facility. The original estimate was around $10,000 dollars, but that was…

  • City Moving Forward on New City Manager

    The City of Huntsville is moving forward in the recruitment of a new City Manager. We talked with Mayor Mac Woodward recently . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/MACITMGR9-17-12.mp3|titles=MACITMGR9-17-12]

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift last Friday police were called to the 2300 block of Gainous Street where an unknown suspect had set fire to a mobile home. On Saturday’s day shift,…

  • HCT Presents “Boys Next Door”

    Huntsville Community Theatre is presenting a play called the “Boys Next Door.” Stage Manager Margie Eglsaer tells us more . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/HUNTCOMM9-17-12.mp3|titles=HUNTCOMM9-17-12]

  • 10 Top Moments From Americana Music Festival

    10 Top Moments From Americana Music Festival

    The Americana Music Festival deserves a big shout-out this year for striking a near-perfect balance between showcasing longtime favorites as well as the genre’s rising talent. Nashville hosts a lot of outstanding music all year…