Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Hits the Lake in Canada

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Hits the Lake in Canada

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Carrie Underwood is finally getting a little RR. Well, unless you don’t think…

  • Little Big Town to Release Tornado on September 11

    Little Big Town to Release Tornado on September 11

    Little Big Town’s 2012 CD, Tornado. Photo courtesy of Sandbox Entertainment. Little Big Town will release their fifth studio album, Tornado, on September 11. The group recorded the album in Nashville with producer Jay Joyce,…

  • Around the Web: Jason Aldean Heads North of the Border

    Around the Web: Jason Aldean Heads North of the Border

    Jason Aldean gets to know Canadian fans before the CCMA awards. Zac Brown Band lead the trend of artist-run music festivals. Garth Brooks looks forward to touring again as his daughters grow up. Darius Rucker…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meet Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will hold their regular meeting at six this evening at the Hawkins Administration Building. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes a budget amendment–bid acceptance for music supplies and instruments, counseling supplies and…

  • First Execution Using Single Drug

    At 6:37 last night, 33-year-old Yokamon Hearn became the first TDCJ Death Row inmate to be executed by a single drug. According to reports, he did not appear to have any unusual reaction to the…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kellie Pickler Explains Exit From Label

    OFFSTAGE: Kellie Pickler Explains Exit From Label

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Kellie Pickler’s third album, 100 Proof, is my favorite album she’s made. Possibly…

  • Huntsville General Election Applications to be Accepted

    Huntsville City Secretary Lee Woodward informs us that the applications for a place on the ballot for the City of Huntsville general election for this fall which will be held on November 6th will be…

  • Interim City Manager Update on Upcoming Special Council Session

    Mayor Mac Woodward announced at Tuesday’s Council session that there would be a special council session on July 31st. Interim City Manager Chuck Pinto filled everyone in on what was planned . . . .…

  • HISD Board of Trustee Member Resigns

    HISD Position #5 Board of Trustees member Pamela Baggett has resigned her post. She was first elected to the Board in 2008. She is the senior warden at TDCJ’s Holliday Unit. Ms. Baggett has said…

  • OFFSTAGE: New Love and Theft Song: "If You Ever Get Lonely"

    OFFSTAGE: New Love and Theft Song: "If You Ever Get Lonely"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Before I even hear a new Love and Theft song, I know there’s…