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  • Johnny Cash Music Festival Special to Air on GAC

    Johnny Cash Music Festival Special to Air on GAC

    Johnny Cash Music Festival. The Johnny Cash Music Festival, filmed at last year’s inaugural event, will air on GAC this summer. The one-hour special stars Rosanne Cash, John Carter Cash, Kris Kristofferson, George Jones, Rodney…

  • GAC Album Review: Love and Theft

    GAC Album Review: Love and Theft

    Love And Theft’s 2012 self-titled album. In the three years since Love and Theft released their debut album, World Wide Open in 2009, the group has undergone some major changes. The biggest shifts involved the…

  • OFFSTAGE: George Strait’s New "Drinkin’" Song

    OFFSTAGE: George Strait’s New "Drinkin’" Song

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Now that George Strait’s “Drinkin’ Man,” which he co-wrote, is on country radio,…

  • OFFSTAGE: Was Springsteen Forced Out?

    OFFSTAGE: Was Springsteen Forced Out?

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) I tend to look at rules in black and white. But if Bruce…

  • Around the Web: Kellie Pickler Shares a Steamy "Drinkin’" Pic

    Around the Web: Kellie Pickler Shares a Steamy "Drinkin’" Pic

    Kellie Pickler joins Bucky Covington for “Drinkin’ Side of Country” video. Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban plan ahead for WE Fest. Dwight Yoakam is still in style on Austin City Limits Live. Rachel Reinhart of…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Covers GQ in Australia

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Covers GQ in Australia

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Keith Urban is on the cover of the August/September issue of GQ. But…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session tonight at six at City Hall. HISD Superintendent, Dr. Steve Johnson, will make a presentation on the Bring Your Own Technology Initiative. TxDOT will also have…

  • Commissioners Move Ahead on New County Jail

    Monday morning, Walker County Commissioners moved forward in their efforts to build a new Walker County Jail. We talked with County Purchasing Agent Linda McKenzie . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/JAIL1-7-16-12.mp3|titles=JAIL#1-7-16-12] Sedalco President Tom Kader attended…

  • Calli Dretke Bond Reinstated

    Three-hundred-and-fifty-ninth District Court Judge Kathleen Hamilton reinstated bond at $25,000 dollars for 26-year-old Calli Dretke Monday. She had been held in the Montgomery County Jail since Friday, after she allegedly submitted two diluted court-ordered urine…

  • Chamber of Commerce New Teacher Project Underway

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce education committee is actively pursuing a project right now. Chamber President Carol Smith tells us more . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/TEACHAPP7-16-12.mp3|titles=TEACHAPP7-16-12] Drop your donations off at the Chamber office…