Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Vehicle Fatality Wednesday

    Seventy-year-old Huntsville resident Hadi Adib died Wednesday afternoon after his 2008 Hyundai hit an electrical pole on Autumn Lane in Huntsville. Witnesses saw the car ignite into flames after hitting the pole. Before the fire…

  • DPS Makes Big Marijuana Bust on I-45

    Sixty-two-year-old Herbert L. Johnson of Grapeland was arrested by DPS officers Wednesday morning for delivery of 720 pounds of marijuana. As Trooper Gabino Monjaras walked toward Johnson’s vehicle after pulling him over for speeding on…

  • Primary Candidate Bobby Bates Wants Recount

    Walker County Republican Primary candidate for Precinct #1 County Commissioner, Bobby Bates, will be filing for a recount. Bates was defeated in the primary by candidate Jim Willett by nine votes–500 to 491. After talking…

  • EMC Butch Davis on Hurricane Preparedness

    National Hurricane Preparedness Week is May 27th through June 2nd. Our guest this weekend on “Around Town” will be Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis. We asked Butch about what kind of plans Emergency…

  • OFFSTAGE: CMT Music Awards After-Party Open to Fans

    OFFSTAGE: CMT Music Awards After-Party Open to Fans

    (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 CMT Music Awards are always a party. But, aren’t you just a…

  • Public Works Director Kulhavy on Easement Issues

    City of Huntsville Public Works Director Aron Kulhavy will be our guest this weekend on “Around Town.” A number of water and sewer projects are constantly under design for the City to provide new service…

  • Around the Web: Alan Jackson Never Strays From His Roots

    Around the Web: Alan Jackson Never Strays From His Roots

    Alan Jackson celebrates hometowns in Thirty Miles West. The Band Perry send a “Postcard” from the Today show. Naomi Judd goes live and uncensored on her satellite radio show. Glen Campbell shows his “Gentle” way…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Why the World Will Remember Doc Watson

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Why the World Will Remember Doc Watson

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) There was a whole universe of music inside Doc Watson’s brain. He carried around with him thousands of songs that were part and parcel…

  • Jason Isbell, Gillian Welch Lead Nominations for Americana Music Honors and Awards

    Jason Isbell, Gillian Welch Lead Nominations for Americana Music Honors and Awards

    Gillian Welch, Jason Isbell, Hayes Carll and Justin Townes Earle received nominations for the Americana Music Association’s artist of the year on Thursday (May 31). Isbell and Welch are the leading nominees across all categories,…

  • OFFSTAGE: How Dierks Bentley Gets His Big Sound, Even Unplugged

    OFFSTAGE: How Dierks Bentley Gets His Big Sound, Even Unplugged

    (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 know how I know Dierks Bentley loves bluegrass music? Because about a…