Scott Harvey http://ketr.org en Tornado Safe Rooms In Schools A Popular, But Costly Idea http://ketr.org/post/tornado-safe-rooms-schools-popular-costly-idea In the days since a tornado ripped through Moore, Okla., talk of constructing safe rooms in public schools has become commonplace.<p>In southwest Missouri, officials have built a few of them already, and they are seeking funding to build more.<p><strong>'A Sense Of Peace'</strong><p>Karina O'Connell is preparing dinner tonight under the pavilion at Phelps Grove Park in Springfield, Mo., where she's eating with her 9-year-old twin sons, Samuel and John Patrick.<p>A mixture of curiosity and fear has the boys often going online to track big storms. Fri, 24 May 2013 22:03:00 +0000 Scott Harvey 37675 at http://ketr.org Tornado Safe Rooms In Schools A Popular, But Costly Idea Teen Admits to Trying to Scare Sibling, BB Gun and Mask Recovered http://ketr.org/post/teen-admits-trying-scare-sibling-bb-gun-and-mask-recovered <p>GREENVILLE - Tuesday's alleged scare tactic caused concern for some citizens and trouble for a 15-year-old boy, first spotted at 7:45 a.m. wearing a backpack that appeared to have a rifle sticking out of the top. Tue, 23 Oct 2012 20:00:20 +0000 Scott Harvey 28619 at http://ketr.org Teen Admits to Trying to Scare Sibling, BB Gun and Mask Recovered Sulphur Springs Group Hopes "Strong Family" Message Prevents Alcohol Sales Passage http://ketr.org/post/sulphur-springs-group-hopes-strong-family-message-prevents-alcohol-sales-passage <p>SULPHUR SPRINGS - For a group of pastors, “a vote against option 1 and 2 is a vote for strong families and a strong community.” Fri, 19 Oct 2012 12:17:00 +0000 Scott Harvey 28444 at http://ketr.org Sulphur Springs Group Hopes "Strong Family" Message Prevents Alcohol Sales Passage Ahead of School Finance Trial, Sulphur Springs ISD Joins Suit http://ketr.org/post/ahead-school-finance-trial-sulphur-springs-isd-joins-suit <p>SULPHUR SPRINGS - The more than 400 school districts involved in an education finance lawsuit filed by the Texas Taxpayer and Student Fairness Coalition now includes Sulphur Springs ISD. Wed, 17 Oct 2012 14:05:26 +0000 Scott Harvey 28365 at http://ketr.org Ahead of School Finance Trial, Sulphur Springs ISD Joins Suit Hunt County to Public: No Meningitis Cases http://ketr.org/post/hunt-county-public-no-meningitis-cases <p>GREENVILLE - As the tainted steroid scare causing an outbreak of fungal meningitis across the U.S. expands, officials at Hunt Regional Healthcare say they’ve not purchased or used the drug. Tue, 16 Oct 2012 14:47:53 +0000 Brad Kellar & Scott Harvey 28314 at http://ketr.org Hunt County to Public: No Meningitis Cases Slideshow: Sulphur Springs Photo Walk http://ketr.org/post/slideshow-sulphur-springs-photo-walk <p>SULPHUR SPRINGS - Winners will be announced by Friday for this year's Sulphur Springs Photo Walk, held Saturday in conjunction with the <a href="http://worldwidephotowalk.com/walk/sulphur-springs-tx-united-states-downtown/" target="_blank">Worldwide Photo Walk</a>. Mon, 15 Oct 2012 22:04:55 +0000 Scott Harvey 28285 at http://ketr.org Slideshow: Sulphur Springs Photo Walk TxDot: Left Lane for Passing Only http://ketr.org/post/txdot-left-lane-passing-only <p>Frustrated by motorists who fail to use the left lane just to pass, impeding your ability to drive freely, often prompting excessive lane changes? Intentional or not, the <a href="http://www.txdot.gov/" target="_blank">Texas Department of Transportation</a> is working to end the issue. Mon, 15 Oct 2012 15:27:37 +0000 Scott Harvey 28269 at http://ketr.org TxDot: Left Lane for Passing Only Sulphur Springs, Paris Among Top Donors to Obama, Romney http://ketr.org/post/sulphur-springs-paris-among-top-donors-obama-romney <p>The Texas Tribune has compiled donation totals for President Barack Obama and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney as the two compete for support in the Lone Star State. Fri, 12 Oct 2012 12:03:00 +0000 Scott Harvey 28177 at http://ketr.org Sulphur Springs, Paris Among Top Donors to Obama, Romney Commerce Hospital Lockdown Suspect Arrested http://ketr.org/post/commerce-hospital-lockdown-suspect-arrested <p>COMMERCE - Police say it was a woman, not a man, who caused an October 4 lockdown at Hunt Regional Hospital, a neighboring nursing home and most of the school district. Fri, 12 Oct 2012 00:15:59 +0000 Scott Harvey 28158 at http://ketr.org Commerce Hospital Lockdown Suspect Arrested Do Alcohol Sales Have a Negative Impact on Texas Cities? http://ketr.org/post/do-alcohol-sales-have-negative-impact-texas-cities <p>TYLER - Smith County Sheriff J.B. Smith says results of a survey he conducted with more than two dozen Texas cities indicate the introduction of alcohol sales does not increase crime or litter. Thu, 11 Oct 2012 13:27:05 +0000 Scott Harvey 28123 at http://ketr.org Do Alcohol Sales Have a Negative Impact on Texas Cities?