Cooper http://ketr.org en Delta County sets the curve on wages http://ketr.org/post/delta-county-sets-curve-wages <p>While the Bureau of Labor Statistics recently reported Delta County as having the lowest national weekly wage average at $378. Statistically, this has created confusion among the population. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:28:44 +0000 Cindy Roller 56698 at http://ketr.org Delta County sets the curve on wages Final Goodbye: Henslee Hardware closes doors after 127 years http://ketr.org/post/final-goodbye-henslee-hardware-closes-doors-after-127-years <p>True dedication to one community is serving it for 127 years. That is exactly what Henslee Hardware has done. It began in 1887 from meager start under a tent by owner John Franklin Henslee with a $500 inventory with everything from whiskey and nuts and bolts to caskets, farm implements and dynamite.</p><p>The iconic red building store has remained a staple at 21 North Side of the Square in Cooper. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:13:15 +0000 Cindy Roller 56465 at http://ketr.org Final Goodbye: Henslee Hardware closes doors after 127 years Delta Hope House serves at new location http://ketr.org/post/delta-hope-house-serves-new-location <p>Not only does The Hope House in Cooper give its clients hope – and nourishment – but now with a new location and new name, “Delta Hope House” it can truly serve the public to its capacity.</p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 21:22:17 +0000 Cindy Roller 50026 at http://ketr.org Delta Hope House serves at new location Cooper's 'Dollhouse' turns 100 http://ketr.org/post/coopers-dollhouse-turns-100 <p style="text-indent:36pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;text-decoration:none">For so many that have had the honor of stepping across the threshold of The McKinney Ho</span><span style="font-size:11pt">me back into time, they will too become a piece of this dollhouse’s history. On Sunday, Dec. 8 the public is invited to an Open House to commemorate the 100<sup>th</sup> birthday of The McKinney Home, located on 250 SW First Street in Cooper.</span></p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 06:38:12 +0000 Cindy Roller 46006 at http://ketr.org Cooper's 'Dollhouse' turns 100 Loud 'explosions' reported across region http://ketr.org/post/loud-explosions-reported-across-region <p>Social media exploded late Saturday night with reports of &#39;loud explosions&#39;&nbsp; and &#39;gun shots&#39; being heard across the region.</p><p>At about 11:20 Saturday night, a large &quot;boom&quot; was heard in Commerce and nearby areas. With a secondary explosion 30 minutes later. Social media was buzzing with many people wondering what was going on, with some fearing potential meteors or even earthquakes.</p><p>After receiving many calls, Commerce Fire and Police Departments were unable to locate any damage, or fires of any sort.</p><p>The cause? Tannerite.</p> Sun, 06 Oct 2013 07:03:43 +0000 Daniel Starks 43847 at http://ketr.org Loud 'explosions' reported across region 5-alarm house fire in Cooper Thursday http://ketr.org/post/5-alarm-house-fire-cooper-thursday <p><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Emergency personnel and Delta County and Cooper volunteer fire fighters responded to a 5-alarm house fire at 350 SE Fourth Street in Cooper <span class="aBn" data-term="goog_1471607242" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ">Thursday</span></span> night.</span> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 20:00:03 +0000 Cindy Roller 42535 at http://ketr.org 5-alarm house fire in Cooper Thursday Midweek drug bust total rises to 24 http://ketr.org/post/midweek-drug-bust-total-rises-24 <p>Wednesday morning’s drug sting in Delta County was more effective than expected, said Sheriff Ricky Smith. Thu, 02 May 2013 20:34:39 +0000 Cindy Roller 36610 at http://ketr.org Midweek drug bust total rises to 24 Campbell convenience-store defendant to get hearing http://ketr.org/post/campbell-convenience-store-defendant-get-hearing <p>A man is hoping for a reduction in his bond, after a raid on a Campbell convenience store which was allegedly selling the illegal substance K2. Mon, 04 Mar 2013 13:59:55 +0000 Brad Kellar 33982 at http://ketr.org Campbell convenience-store defendant to get hearing Photos: In Cooper, planning a revival http://ketr.org/post/photos-cooper-planning-revival <p>KETR's Cindy Roller shares a few photos from a recent religious event in Cooper. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 18:52:18 +0000 Cindy Roller 33464 at http://ketr.org Photos: In Cooper, planning a revival Cooper to Spray for Mosquitoes for First Time in 25 Years http://ketr.org/post/cooper-spray-mosquitoes-first-time-25-years <p>Mayor Scotty Stegall tells The Cooper Review's Cindy Roller that Noble Pest will administer the product throughout the city beginning next Tuesday, Sept. 18 and do so again two weeks later on Oct. 2. Fri, 14 Sep 2012 03:49:58 +0000 Scott Harvey 26975 at http://ketr.org Cooper to Spray for Mosquitoes for First Time in 25 Years