Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets this Morning

    Walker County Commissioners will hold their regular meeting at the Courthouse this morning at nine. This morning’s “Consent Agenda” includes the approval of a change to the Employee Acknowledgment for the Electronic Communication Device Policy…

  • OFFSTAGE: Patsy Cline Makes Rolling Stone Sob

    OFFSTAGE: Patsy Cline Makes Rolling Stone Sob

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Now that Rolling Stone has come right out and said that Patsy Cline,…

  • SAAFE House Crawfest Raises Largest Profit in their History

    The 7th Annual SAAFE House Crawfest was a huge success, raising the largest profit in its history with a sell-out crowd. Over $44,000 was raised thanks to the overwhelming generosity of the community. The SAAFE…

  • Price Going Up Slightly on Child Nutrition Program Meal

    At the HISD School Board meeting, the board approved a Child Nutrition Program Meal price increase. HISD Superintendent, Dr. Steve Johnson, informed the board that a section of the 2010 Health and Hunger-Free Act indicates…

  • Bubba Miller on Rodeo Team Training

    You’ve probably heard about the great job the SHSU Rodeo team did out at the National College Finals in Wyoming. The men’s team came out number two in the nation, their women’s team was third…

  • Declaration of Independence Reading Planned

    Mark your calendar, on Tuesday, July 3rd, at noon, local members of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and local officials, including Judge Danny Pierce and Mayor Mac Woodward, will take part in a reading…

  • OFFSTAGE: Zac Brown Tests My Balance

    OFFSTAGE: Zac Brown Tests My Balance

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) You may not know this about Zac Brown. But along with his signature…

  • Watch Scotty McCreery’s “Water Tower Town” Video

    Watch Scotty McCreery’s “Water Tower Town” Video

    Scotty McCreery photo courtesy of UMG Nashville. Scotty McCreery’s latest video, “Water Tower Town,” takes fans to his hometown of Garner, North Carolina. The video features footage of the small town Scotty grew up in…

  • HOT DISH: Nashville Will Always Be a Song Town

    HOT DISH: Nashville Will Always Be a Song Town

    (CMT Hot Dish is a weekly feature written by veteran columnist Hazel Smith. Author of the cookbook, Hazel’s Hot Dish: Cookin’ With Country Stars, she also hosts CMT’s Southern Fried Flicks With Hazel Smith and…

  • Trisha Yearwood’s Cooking Show Renewed for Second Season

    Trisha Yearwood’s Cooking Show Renewed for Second Season

    Photo courtesy of Trisha Yearwood. Trisha Yearwood will be back for a second season of her cooking show, Trisha’s Southern Kitchen. The Food Network has ordered up a 13-episode cycle, which will begin production this…