Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Eli Young Band’s Jon Jones & Wife Are Expecting

    Eli Young Band’s Jon Jones & Wife Are Expecting

    Eli Young Band’s Jon Jones and wife Sarah. Photo by Claire Varnon, courtesy of Big Machine Label Group. Eli Young Band is experiencing a bit of a baby boom! Bass player Jon Jones and his…

  • Keith Urban Confirms His New Role as American Idol Judge

    Keith Urban Confirms His New Role as American Idol Judge

    Keith Urban photo by Beau Grealy, courtesy of GQ Australia. It’s official – Keith Urban is joining American Idol. After media outlet The Country Vibe reported Keith had said yes back in August, Keith himself…

  • OFFSTAGE: Jason Aldean Says "Don’t Compare"

    OFFSTAGE: Jason Aldean Says "Don’t Compare"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Jason Aldean will be in Arizona later this week. And I was there…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban: American Idol‘s Biggest Win

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban: American Idol‘s Biggest Win

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) You know how the whole idea of American Idol is to take crazy…

  • Burn Ban Lifted

    Walker County Commissioners Court has lifted the “Burn Ban” for Walker County effective at noon today– Monday, September 17th.

  • Around the Web: Big & Rich Aim High on Hillbilly Jedi

    Around the Web: Big & Rich Aim High on Hillbilly Jedi

    Big Rich say they spent their four years apart wisely. Luke Bryan and Kimberly Perry make tonight Country’s Night to Rock. Charlie Daniels records “Devil Went Down to Georgia” for Monday Night Football. Josh Thompson…

  • Commissioners Court Special Session Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this afternoon at 3:30 at the Courthouse to discuss the possible approval of the purchase of an air conditioning system for the jail for $18,890 dollars…

  • 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…