Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Around the Web: Keith Urban Knows How Idol Contestants Feel

    Around the Web: Keith Urban Knows How Idol Contestants Feel

    Keith Urban was once “crucified” on a singing completion show. Toby Keith brings home two British country music trophies. Taylor Swift’s “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” gets a makeover. Americana music earns respect…

  • City Council Discusses Boys & Girls Club Funding

    At Tuesday’s meeting of the Huntsville City Council, FEMA’s funding of a tornado shelter at Emancipation Park which would also be used as a facility for the Walker County Boys and Girls Club was discussed.…

  • Walker County Republican & Democrat Party Debates Scheduled

    Mark your calendar. The Walker County Republican and Democrat Parties are hosting a Walker County candidate debate at 6 PM Thursday, October 4th, at the Veterans Conference Center. Local Democratic Chair Cindy Blaylock tells us…

  • Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration Planned

    There will be a special celebration on Hispanic Heritage Month this weekend in Huntsville. Spokesperson John Escobedo fills us in . . . .

  • Annual “County U” Program

    If you’d like to take an up-close and personal look at how local government runs, SHSU’s Political Science Junior Fellows is bringing back their annual program next month. Professor Mike Yawn tells us more .…

  • The Farm Kings Count Down GAC’s Top 10 Farm Videos

    The Farm Kings Count Down GAC’s Top 10 Farm Videos

    GAC’s Top 10 Down on the Farm countdown airs Thursday, September 20 at 9 p.m. Eastern. Who better to host GAC’s Top 10 Down on the Farm videos than actual farmers? And not just any…

  • Luke Bryan Celebrates "Drunk on You" With Songwriters

    Luke Bryan Celebrates "Drunk on You" With Songwriters

    A persistent drizzle, lingering from a downpour the night before, hurried partygoers into the lobby of the Country Music Association in Nashville Monday afternoon (Sept. 17) to celebrate the singer and songwriters of Luke Bryan‘s…

  • Jason Aldean on Wild Times & Good Timing

    Jason Aldean on Wild Times & Good Timing

    Jason Aldean photo courtesy of Broken Bow Records. Jason Aldean graces the cover of the current issue of Billboard, on newsstands now. In the article, Jason opens up about his growing success, playing sold-out stadiums,…

  • Big & Rich, Easton Corbin Offer New Albums

    Big & Rich, Easton Corbin Offer New Albums

    Big Rich, Easton Corbin and Dwight Yoakam are among the country artists releasing new albums on Tuesday (Sept. 18). Big Rich’s Hillbilly Jedi includes their latest hit “That’s Why I Pray” and a track featuring…

  • GAC Album Review: Big & Rich’s Hillbilly Jedi

    GAC Album Review: Big & Rich’s Hillbilly Jedi

    Big Rich’s 2012 CD, Hillbilly Jedi. Big Rich exploded onto the country music scene in summer 2004 with a full throttle sound that celebrated the duo’s individualism with an entertaining and downright quirky edge. Good…