Articles Posted in the News Category

  • SHSU Opens Woodlands Center

    SHSU held a grand opening of their Woodlands Center Wednesday afternoon. Special guests included TSU Chancellor Brian McCall, Senior Vice Chancellor and CEO of the Lone Star System Rand Key, and Congressman Kevin Brady. An…

  • County Commissioners Move Forward in Helping Fire Departments

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court Tuesday, Commissioners approved moving forward in the use of Title III funds for volunteer fire departments. Planning and Development Director Andy Isbell explains . . . .

  • Truancy Case in Willis

    Montgomery County J-P Lanny Moriarty, at the request of the County’s District Attorney, has signed an order that vacates the contempt of court conviction that sent 17-year-old Willis High School honor student Diana Tran to…

  • Crawfest is Coming Soon

    The big plans are still underway for the 7th Annual SAAFEHOUSE Crawfest slated for Thursday, June 7th, at 6 PM. Marketing and Development Director Dee Everett said they’re working real hard to get their orders…

  • Library Program for Teens

    A new program for young people has come to the Huntsville Public Library. Children’s Coordinator Janelle Valera tells us more . . . . For more information, call Janelle Valera at 291-5910 or visit the…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kelly Clarkson Turns 30, Loses 30

    OFFSTAGE: Kelly Clarkson Turns 30, Loses 30

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) What didn’t kill her made her stronger. It’s like Kelly Clarkson‘s own song…

  • Kenny Chesney Shares Tour Plans on GAC’s Conversations from the Road

    Kenny Chesney Shares Tour Plans on GAC’s Conversations from the Road

    Storme Warren Kenny Chesney photo courtesy of Rubin Media. With summertime just around the corner, country superstar Kenny Chesney is putting the finishing touches on the Brothers of the Sun Tour with Tim McGraw, which also…

  • Steep Canyon Rangers Find "Long Shot" Success

    Steep Canyon Rangers Find "Long Shot" Success

    The Steep Canyon Rangers love what they do and would have happily carried on in the underappreciated world of a touring bluegrass band. But lately they’ve been thrust into a spotlight they could never have…

  • OFFSTAGE: See Vintage Taylor Swift Pictures

    OFFSTAGE: See Vintage Taylor Swift Pictures

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) USA Today has been hanging onto this picture of Taylor Swift for almost…

  • Toby Keith & Friends Raise $664,000 for OK Kids Korral

    Toby Keith & Friends Raise $664,000 for OK Kids Korral

    Victoria Knisley, 6, with Toby Keith. Victoria has Wilm’s Tumors and lives with her grandparents in the panhandle of Oklahoma. It is about a five-hour drive one way to the hospital for each of her…