Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Country Stars Praying and Tweeting for Oklahoma

    OFFSTAGE: Country Stars Praying and Tweeting for Oklahoma

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) As the tragic news of the tornado near Oklahoma City keeps pouring in,…

  • Tornado Rips through Oklahoma Suburb

    Monday, a devastating tornado ripped through a suburb of Oklahoma City wiping out neighborhoods and destroying an elementary school.  The death toll has now been revised by the Chief Administrative Officer for the Oklahoma City…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session at six this evening at City Hall. Previous to the council meeting, there will be a workshop at five on Harnessing Huntsville’s Potential. Deputy City…

  • AFSCME President Lance Lowery on Recent Raise

    President of the local AFSCME Union for correctional officers Lance Lowery said Monday that, in view of the most recent pay raise, the Texas legislature is treating correctional officers as the “ugly stepchild of the…

  • SHSU Wins 4th Southland Conference Cup

    You may have already heard the good news.  Sam Houston State University has claimed its fourth Southland Conference Commissioner’s Cup. Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations Paul Ridings tells us more . . . .…

  • TP&W Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialist Bill Heyde Offers Help

    Texas Parks & Wildlife Rehabilitation Specialist Bill Heyde has some special advice at this time of the year when you may see baby wildlife in our area forests . . . . WILDLIFE5-20-13  

  • OFFSTAGE: How Blake Shelton Gets to the Real Truth

    OFFSTAGE: How Blake Shelton Gets to the Real Truth

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) On a recent episode of Drunks ‘Round Here — oops, I mean Extra…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw on the Mississippi in Faith Hill

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw on the Mississippi in Faith Hill

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Remember when that fan grabbed the really important part of Tim McGraw‘s jeans…

  • OFFSTAGE: Trace Adkins Crowned All-Star Celebrity Apprentice

    OFFSTAGE: Trace Adkins Crowned All-Star Celebrity Apprentice

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) On Sunday night’s (May 19) All-Star Celebrity Apprentice season finale, Donald Trump named…

  • Hangout Music Festival: A Summer Soundtrack

    Hangout Music Festival: A Summer Soundtrack

    GULF SHORES, Ala.. — When the bookers for the Hangout Music Festival were securing talent for this year’s lineup, they must’ve been asking, “How would this sound at the beach?” From iconic artists like Tom…