Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Commissioners Replace Sheriff Vehicles

    At their last regular session this week, Walker County Commissioners voted approval of replacing five sheriff’s vehicles with five 2013 Chevrolet Tahoes from Caldwell Country Chevrolet. One vehicle was also replaced at the Jail. Precinct…

  • 301 Million Trees Killed by Drought in Texas

    A Texas A&M Forest Service survey of hundreds of forested plots scattered across the state shows 301 million trees were killed as a result of the devastating 2011 drought. The number was determined by a…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on Monday’s night shift police investigated an assault by a known suspect resulting in minor injuries in the 1000 block of 8th Street. Also, police found at the same address, a…

  • Pre-Fair Beer Garden and Fair on the Square Coming Up

    The Fair on the Square is coming up in Huntsville October 6th. Coming up on Friday, October 5th, there’ll be a pre-fair celebration beer garden. Fair spokesperson Sam Moak updates us . . . .…

  • Jason Aldean Sets Date for Annual “Concert for the Cure”

    Jason Aldean Sets Date for Annual “Concert for the Cure”

    Jason Aldean photo courtesy of Broken Bow Records. Jason Aldean has picked his October 27 show at Gexa Energy Pavilion in Dallas as the site of his seventh annual “Concert for the Cure” benefiting the…

  • GAC Album Review: Jerrod Niemann’s Free The Music

    GAC Album Review: Jerrod Niemann’s Free The Music

    Jerrod Niemann’s 2012 CD, Free The Music. Photo courtesy of Essential Broadcast Media. It’s a wild musical exploration when Jerrod Niemann gets behind the controls. Blurring genres and leaping boundaries, Jerrod is set to release…

  • Capitol Records Announces Street Party VIP Packages

    Capitol Records Announces Street Party VIP Packages

    Photo courtesy of Capitol Nashville. ‘Capitol Street Party 5: Luke Bryan Takes Broadway’ is free and open to the public, but if you’re looking to get closer to the action, here’s your chance. Two VIP…

  • Loretta Lynn Celebrates 50th Anniversary as a Grand Ole Opry Member

    Loretta Lynn Celebrates 50th Anniversary as a Grand Ole Opry Member

    NASHVILLE, TN – SEPTEMBER 25: Ashley Monroe, Angaleena Presley and Miranda Lambert of Pistol Annies, Crystal Gayle, Loretta Lynn and Lee Ann Womack perform the finale during the celebration of Loretta Lynn’s 50th Opry Anniversary…

  • George Strait Announces His Final Tour

    George Strait Announces His Final Tour

    George Strait at the Country Music Hall of Fame, September 25, 2012, announcing his final tour. Today at a press conference at the Country Music Hall of Fame Museum, George Strait announced his new tour…

  • George Strait Announces Final Tour

    George Strait Announces Final Tour

    George Strait has announced his plans for his final two-year tour, but he will continue to record and is not ruling out special performances after The Cowboy Rides Away tour ends in 2014. He made…