Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Edens Edge on the Cusp of Country Stardom

    Edens Edge on the Cusp of Country Stardom

    With a debut album, a hit song and a big tour, Edens Edge is right on target. The trio will travel with Rascal Flatts this summer, showcasing the singles “Too Good to Be True” and…

  • RaeLynn Signs Record Deal with Republic Nashville

    RaeLynn Signs Record Deal with Republic Nashville

    RaeLynn photo by Jewel Cole, courtesy of Republic Nashville. RaeLynn, the 18-year-old Team Blake competitor from the season two of The Voice, has signed a record deal with Republic Nashville. Blake Shelton chose her for…

  • Wade Hayes Opens Up to Country Weekly About His Battle with Cancer

    Wade Hayes Opens Up to Country Weekly About His Battle with Cancer

    Photo courtesy of Country Weekly. Wade Hayes is featured on the cover of the current issue of Country Weekly, opening up to the magazine about his battle with stage IV colon cancer. “I really do…

  • Sara Evans Discusses Divorce, Family & Fitness

    Sara Evans Discusses Divorce, Family & Fitness

    Sara Evans photo courtesy of Sony Music Nashville. Sara Evans has performing for sold out crowds down to a science these days. She’s also an expert in running her large, blended family with husband Jay…

  • OFFSTAGE: Zac Brown Goes Straight-Up R&B

    OFFSTAGE: Zac Brown Goes Straight-Up R&B

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Usually, it’s an artist from another genre going country or making a “country…

  • Around the Web: Miranda Lambert Crosses the Finish Line on New Video

    Around the Web: Miranda Lambert Crosses the Finish Line on New Video

    Miranda Lambert completes her star-studded video for “Fastest Girl in Town.” Garth Brooks comes out of hiding for the Calgary Stampede. Gloriana weather storms and setbacks for A Thousand Miles Left Behind. Johnny Cash, Merle…

  • OFFSTAGE: Lucy Hale’s Country Playlist

    OFFSTAGE: Lucy Hale’s Country Playlist

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Lucy Hale is no different than any other girl her age, especially when…

  • OFFSTAGE: Grace Potter’s Stay-Sexy Secrets

    OFFSTAGE: Grace Potter’s Stay-Sexy Secrets

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Grace Potter told me all about Tim McGraw’s workout regime when I caught…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners meet this morning at the Courthouse for a special session at nine. Several departments or organizations will be making their budget presentations for fiscal year 2012-13, including Emergency Services District #2, CASA,…

  • Calli Dretke Arrested Following Bond Revocation

    Twenty-six-year old Calli Dretke, originally arrested April 22nd after her Toyota SUV ran into a Breath Alcohol Testing van and two Montgomery County patrol vehicles on Research Forest Road in the Woodlands, has been arrested…