Articles Tagged “Caribbean”

  • Hurricane Maria Update

    Overnight, Hurricane Maria hit the Caribbean island of Dominica with the intensity of a Category 5 storm ripping roofs from homes and causing flooding. Early this morning, Maria weakened a bit into a Category 4…

  • Update on Hurricane Irma and Earthquake in Mexico

    Early Friday, the United States Geological Survey recorded a magnitude 8.1 earthquake about 73 miles off Tres Pico, Mexico along the southern coast there. The quake caused tsunami waves rising to at least 2.3 feet.…

  • Hurricane Irma

    The incredibly power Hurricane Irma made landfall early today in the Caribbean islands. Officials on the Leeward Islands of Antigua and Barbuda turned off power and asked residents to shelter indoors. Irma’s path could take…

  • Hurricane Matthew Moves along Southeast Coast

    Hurricane Matthew has caused over two million people on the Southeast coast to move inland. The hurricane left much damage behind it and killed several hundred people across the Caribbean area. Today, the National Hurricane…

  • SHSU To Host African World Documentary Film Festival

    Sam Houston State University’s film production program will host the Africa World Documentary Film Festival today in observance of Black History Month. The film festival will begin at noon in the Lowman Student Center Theater.…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kellie Pickler Awaits "Aunt Kellie" Duty

    OFFSTAGE: Kellie Pickler Awaits "Aunt Kellie" Duty

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) When I talked to Kellie Pickler last week, she told me what the…