Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Voter Information Update

    The last day to register to vote in the November 6th, 2012 General and Special election is Tuesday, October 9th at 5:00 p.m., and citizens are encouraged to take the required steps before the deadline.…

  • City Political Sign Rules

    The November elections are around the corner, and political candidates are encouraged to observe regulations for political signage. We talked with City of Huntsville Building Official Mike Roempke about political sign rules . . .…

  • Community Planning Meeting Scheduled

    Walker County Community Plan Coordinator David Anderson tells us that Wednesday morning of the 26th of this month from 9:30 to 11:30, at the Walker County Storm Shelter, the Annual Walker County Community Planning Meeting…

  • Child Safety Seat Check Tuesday

    Tomorrow, from 10 to 1, the Walker County Extension Office is presenting a program to instruct parents on how to properly install and use child safety seats in vehicles. The program will be presented at…

  • HOT DISH: Dierks Bentley Adding Friends to Miles & Music for Kids Fundraiser

    HOT DISH: Dierks Bentley Adding Friends to Miles & Music for Kids Fundraiser

    (CMT Hot Dish is a weekly feature written by veteran columnist Hazel Smith. Author of the cookbook, Hazel’s Hot Dish: Cookin’ With Country Stars, she also hosts CMT’s Southern Fried Flicks With Hazel Smith and…

  • Kenny Rogers Will Release His Memoir on October 2

    Kenny Rogers Will Release His Memoir on October 2

    Kenny Rogers’ 2012 autobiography, Luck Or Something Like It. Photo courtesy of Keith Hagan. Kenny Rogers will release his memoir, Luck or Something Like It, on October 2. In the book, he will reflect on…

  • Keith Urban Becomes American Idol Judge

    Keith Urban Becomes American Idol Judge

    Keith Urban and rapper Nicki Minaj are the newest American Idol judges, the Fox network officially announced Sunday (Sept. 16). “It’s really an honor to have been invited to be a part of the American…

  • Carrie Underwood, Little Big Town Still Have Top Album and Song

    Carrie Underwood, Little Big Town Still Have Top Album and Song

    There are no changes at the top of Billboard‘s country albums or country songs charts this week. Carrie Underwood‘s Blown Away and Little Big Town’s “Pontoon,” respectively, continue to reign. Frank Foster’s Red Wings and…

  • Dierks Bentley Visits Bronx Students to Stress Music Education

    Dierks Bentley Visits Bronx Students to Stress Music Education

    Dierks Bentley performs for the students at P.S. 103 The Hector Fontanez School in the Bronx neighborhood of New York on Thursday, Sept. 13. The CMA Foundation donated $20,000 to the school’s music program as…

  • Get the Kix Brooks Look with His New Facebook App

    Get the Kix Brooks Look with His New Facebook App

    Kix Brooks’ 2012 CD, New To This Town. Photo courtesy of Sony Music Nashville. Halloween is coming up and if you’re looking for a costume idea, how about going as Kix Brooks? You can test…