Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Tweets About Berries and Barry’s

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Tweets About Berries and Barry’s

    (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 looks like Carrie Underwood is totally embracing Twitter. After she was done…

  • Around the Web: Kellie Pickler Felt Overlooked at Label

    Around the Web: Kellie Pickler Felt Overlooked at Label

    Kellie Pickler reveals what led to her record label exit. Dierks Bentley pulls out a rootsy version of the Weeds theme song. Sara Evans tells the story of her latest parental freak-out. Luke Bryan gets…

  • OFFSTAGE: American Idol Needs Country Judge

    OFFSTAGE: American Idol Needs Country Judge

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) This just in from the Most Depressing News Ever files. Steven Tyler isn’t…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Tuesday a 22-year-old man was arrested in the 1000 block of Avenue N for possession of a controlled substance. On Tuesday’s night shift, in the 1500 block…

  • Senator Cornyn on Eric Holder’s Texas Voter ID Comments

    Closing arguments were set to begin in federal court in Washington this morning at a trial which will decide the legality of the Texas voter ID law. A three-judge panel will determine whether the law…

  • Main Street Program Planning Music Event this Fall

    Huntsville’s Main Street program is already looking forward to events for the fall. We talked with Main Street Coordinator Kim McCauliffe . . . . [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/KIMMAINST7-12-12.mp3|titles=KIMMAINST7-12-12] For more info, on the web go to huntsvillemainstreet.com.

  • New Display on Dogs at Texas Prison Museum

    Texas Prison Museum director Jim Willett will be our guest on “Around Town” this Sunday. Jim tells us one of the new exhibits at the museum is on dogs. One new display is on the…

  • OFFSTAGE: Is Lady Antebellum Partly Irish?

    OFFSTAGE: Is Lady Antebellum Partly Irish?

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) The girls in Dublin want to know: Is Lady Antebellum‘s Charles Kelley a…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Want Country Music Immortality?

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Want Country Music Immortality?

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) How would you like to be immortalized in country music history? Well, you can’t exactly be a Country Music Hall of Famer, but your…

  • OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift’s Look in Three Words

    OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift’s Look in Three Words

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Taylor Swift’s look, right now, in three words, is classic, feminine and retro.…