Articles Tagged “Texas”

  • Supreme Court Refuses to Review Case of Woman Scheduled for Texas Execution

    Monday, the U-S Supreme Court refused to review the case of 51-year-old Kimberly McCarthy who is scheduled to be executed later this month for the murder of retired college professor Dorothy Booth in 1997 in…

  • OFFSTAGE: Miranda Lambert Says Project Runway Was Inspiring

    OFFSTAGE: Miranda Lambert Says Project Runway Was Inspiring

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) We all know where country stars get their inspiration. Usually, it’s from the…

  • Update on Saturday’s Bearkat “Tailgate Town”

    The SHSU Bearkats take on North Dakota State in Frisco tomorrow, and a special event is scheduled to begin adjacent to to FCS Dallas Stadium in the Gold Parking Lot. Associate Director of the Department…

  • Governor Perry Declares January Crime Stoppers Month

    Governor Rick Perry has declared January Crime Stoppers’ month in Texas. Since they began in 1976, Crime Stoppers programs have empowered citizens across our state to take a stand against crime. These programs bring together…

  • Hopson Has Been Leader for Offensive Line

    Hopson Has Been Leader for Offensive Line

    On a 2012 Sam Houston State football team where 34 players have combined to post an amazing total of 696 starts, the student-athlete with the highest career total is offensive tackle Kaleb Hopson.

    While 15 offensive and defensive Bearkats each have 20 or more career starts, the fifth-year senior from Early, Texas, heads the list after his 48th career starting assignment in the Kats’ 45-42 semifinals victory at Eastern Washington that put SHSU into the NCAA Division I Football Championship Game for the second year in a row…

  • Gene Watson Delivers the Hits the Way Fans Remember Them

    Gene Watson Delivers the Hits the Way Fans Remember Them

    Iconic country singer Gene Watson recently rerecorded a batch of fan favorites for Best of the Best, 25 Greatest Hits. The 69-year-old singer’s new collection reconfigures his brassiest (“Love in the Hot Afternoon”) and brightest…

  • OFFSTAGE: Martina McBride Looks Strait Ahead

    OFFSTAGE: Martina McBride Looks Strait Ahead

    (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 Martina McBride was in Chicago to close out her Joy of Christmas…

  • Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale Finally Make Their Album

    Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale Finally Make Their Album

    It’s no secret Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale run with the same crowd, a crowd comprised of some of the leading ambassadors of American roots music. They launched a satellite radio show together earlier this…

  • Bearkats Are Headed Back To Frisco (DJ Shafer)

    Bearkats Are Headed Back to Frisco

    For the second year in a row, Sam Houston State and North Dakota State will meet in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Game in Frisco, Texas, thanks to a 45-42 Bearkat victory over No. 2 seed Eastern Washington at Roos Field Saturday…

  • TDCJ’s Jason Clark Comments on Inmate Transfers & Officer Shortages

    TDCJ has started transferring inmates from a couple of units, Lamesa and Colorado City in the Panhandle, to other prisons in the state because of a shortage of correctional officers–especially in the remoter parts of…