Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Jake Owen: No Daddy Songs Yet

    OFFSTAGE: Jake Owen: No Daddy Songs Yet

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) When I had a chance to catch up with Jake Owen after his…

  • Around the Web: Darius Rucker and Lady A Roll Into the Studio

    Around the Web: Darius Rucker and Lady A Roll Into the Studio

    Darius Rucker will cover “Wagon Wheel” with Lady A on his next album. Gloriana cancel two shows in Florida to get some vocal rest. Kristin Chenoweth is doing fine after suffering an onstage injury. Carrie…

  • Council Approves “Strategic Plan” for Huntsville

    The Huntsville City Council recently approved the Strategic Plan, which will serve as a guide for the City staff to develop the budget for the coming fiscal year. The “Strategic Plan,” which was adopted through…

  • Huntsville High School Ex-Student Reunion Coming Up

    Huntsville High School Ex-Student Association President Mickey Evans tells us that the organization is having their Reunion on July 21st at the Walker County Fairgrounds main building . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/HHS-EX7-11-12.mp3|titles=HHS-EX7-11-12] Paid reservations are…

  • Wynne Home Art Camp Classes Scheduled

    The Wynne Home Art Center will be holding summer art classes beginning Tuesday, July 17th.  They’ll run through Friday the 27th. Wynne Home intern Ennel Gonzalez tells us more . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/WYNNEART7-11-12.mp3|titles=WYNNEART7-11-12] Students…

  • SHSU’s LEMIT Completes Texas Police Chief Survey

    SHSU Criminal Justice Public Relations Officer Beth Kuhles informs us that this past spring semester the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas, LEMIT, at SHSU, completed a survey of Texas police chiefs. She passes along…

  • Oil & Gas Lease Program Planned

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee will present a special program for landowners when leasing land for minerals on Tuesday, July 24th. The program starts at 7 PM at the…

  • OFFSTAGE: How’s Nashville, Keith Urban?

    OFFSTAGE: How’s Nashville, Keith Urban?

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) It’s way more cosmopolitan, that’s for sure. That’s how Keith Urban describes today’s…

  • Country Music Hall of Fame: Who’s Next?

    Country Music Hall of Fame: Who’s Next?

    Country fans can get caught up in predicting new members of the Country Music Hall of Fame. Who should get in next? We’ll keep our predictions to ourselves, but we are happy to share the…

  • Brantley Gilbert Announces First Headlining Tour

    Brantley Gilbert Announces First Headlining Tour

    Brantley Gilbert photo courtesy of The Valory Music Co. Hot on the heels of celebrating his second consecutive No. 1, “You Don’t Know Her Like I Do,” Brantley Gilbert has announced his first headlining tour.…