Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Around the Web: Carrie Underwood Tells All in the U.K.

    Around the Web: Carrie Underwood Tells All in the U.K.

    Carrie Underwood chats about Idol and country music in web video. Willie Nelson “Rolls Up” with famous friends for a charity golf tourney. Julianne Hough trades in her blond locks for a new ‘do. Kenny…

  • Transit Plan Meeting Held Wednesday

    Wednesday afternoon, a meeting on the Walker County Transit Plan draft was held at the library community room. Judge Danny Pierce and Mayor Mac Woodward spoke briefly about transportation issues in the County and City.…

  • Jail Land Purchase Underway

    In the next couple of weeks, the County hopes to complete their purchase of land for the new jail. The future jail site will be on 12.6 acres of land on FM 2821. The land,…

  • City of Huntsville Outdoor Program Planned

    It’s summer, and if you’re looking to have some fun in the great outdoors, the City of Huntsville Recreation Department has a program coming up you might be interested in. Program Assistant Kim Barnes has…

  • OFFSTAGE: A Few of Scotty McCreery’s Favorite Things

    OFFSTAGE: A Few of Scotty McCreery’s Favorite Things

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Carly Rae Jepsen and Cookie Monster ice cream? Why, yes, those did make…

  • TxDOT Launches New Online Map Application

    The Texas Department of Transportation has launched a new online map application, Drive Texas™, that provides travelers with real-time traffic conditions, traffic and weather feeds, as well as links to other useful travel information. Drive…

  • Wynonna Judd Ties the Knot

    Wynonna Judd Ties the Knot

    Cactus Moser Wynonna Judd photo courtesy of Curb Records. Congratulations to Wynonna Judd and Cactus Moser! Us Weekly reports the two lovebirds said “I Do” June 10 in a sunset wedding on her farm in…

  • Jake Owen, Writers Toast No. 1 Single, "Alone With You"

    Jake Owen, Writers Toast No. 1 Single, "Alone With You"

    A beaming Jake Owen gathered hundreds of friends and business associates into the trendy Nashville restaurant Cabana on Tuesday afternoon to toast his No. 1 single, “Alone With You.” Everyone stood shoulder to shoulder, including…

  • Toby Keith Strikes Again as the Incognito Bandito at Nashville Benefit

    Toby Keith Strikes Again as the Incognito Bandito at Nashville Benefit

    Just as advertised, the Incognito Bandito (aka Toby Keith) rode in from the trail Tuesday night (June 19) to delight a door-busting crowd at Nashville’s 3rd Lindsley nightclub with an hour-long program of cover tunes.…

  • OFFSTAGE: Hunter Hayes Has a Moment With Joe Walsh at CMT Crossroads

    OFFSTAGE: Hunter Hayes Has a Moment With Joe Walsh at CMT Crossroads

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Hunter Hayes was nervous as heck. That’s what he told me, and actually,…