April 3 tornadoes http://ketr.org en Severe weather, tornadoes possible Sunday http://ketr.org/post/severe-weather-tornadoes-possible-sunday <p>After a stormy start to April, Mother Nature isn't stopping yet. The National Weather Service is forecasting severe weather Sunday afternoon and into Sunday evening.</p><p> As of right now, the main impacts are expected to be hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes.</p><p>On April 3, North Texas experienced multiple tornadoes and sustained damages costing over $300 million.</p><p>In the event of severe weather in Northeast Texas, 88.9&nbsp;KETR-FM will have&nbsp;live severe weather coverage to keep you safe. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:40:55 +0000 Daniel Starks 52011 at http://ketr.org Severe weather, tornadoes possible Sunday Three tornadoes confirmed from Apr. 3 storms http://ketr.org/post/three-tornadoes-confirmed-apr-3-storms <p>Following the severe weather that the region experienced on&nbsp; April 3, National Weather Service damage survey teams have determined that three tornadoes touched down from Collin to Hopkins county.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Collin County received the first confirmed tornado of the night near Princeton. It was on the ground for 1.2 miles, with a path width of 40 yards. the NWS has rated it as an EF0 tornado, with max winds of 85 miles per hour. No injuries were reported with this tornado.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 22:44:07 +0000 Daniel Starks 51804 at http://ketr.org Three tornadoes confirmed from Apr. 3 storms Greenville Residents Not Hearing Sirens' Call http://ketr.org/post/greenville-residents-not-hearing-sirens-call <p>Residents won’t be able to hear the siren’s call in case of an emergency in the City of Greenville. Slightly more than half of the City of Greenville’s emergency warning sirens are functional. Wed, 23 Jan 2013 13:19:54 +0000 Brad Kellar 32239 at http://ketr.org Greenville Residents Not Hearing Sirens' Call $2,500 Raised for Hopkins County Band Director After Devastating Tornado http://ketr.org/post/2500-raised-hopkins-county-band-director-after-devastating-tornado <p>COMO - Within days, efforts were underway to assist the family of Jeremy Wofford, the band director at <a href="http://como.tx.schoolwebpages.com/education/components/sectionlist/default.php?sectiondetailid=59" target="_blank">Como-Pickton High School</a> whose Royse City home was destroyed when a string of tornadoes ripped through the area on April 3. Tue, 12 Jun 2012 13:29:25 +0000 Scott Harvey 22431 at http://ketr.org $2,500 Raised for Hopkins County Band Director After Devastating Tornado