KETR en Radio's demise greatly exaggerated <p>KETR general manager Jerrod Knight, a guest on Blacklands Cafe on this first day of the KETR spring pledge drive, says a recent <a href="">Advertising Age </a>article shows that radio listening is about as strong as its ever been.</p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 51377 at Radio's demise greatly exaggerated KETR staff awarded for news, sports, production <p>Each year, the <a href="" target="_blank">Texas Associated Press Broadcasters</a> conducts a professionally-judged competition to evaluate stations who subscribe to AP services on a number of different facets of news and information broadcasting. This year, KETR comes away with five first-place awards, four second-place awards, and two honorable mentions.</p><p><strong>Categories and Awards</strong></p><p><strong>Reporter</strong></p><p>Second place: KETR News Director Mark Haslett</p><p><strong>Documentary</strong></p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:06:01 +0000 Jerrod Knight 50305 at KETR staff awarded for news, sports, production Knight: Confessions of a 'foodie' <p>KETR general manager Jerrod Knight reveals some of his tips for preparing haute cuisine in this edition of the Blacklands Cafe.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 48013 at Knight: Confessions of a 'foodie' Escapees caught in Cooper <p>The two men who escaped from the Hopkins County jail Tuesday morning were captured late Thursday afternoon in Cooper.</p><p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 21:21:17 +0000 Mark Haslett 35375 at Escapees caught in Cooper KETR's Knight, Meinke pick up TAPB awards <p>KETR won first place in its division in the categories of light feature, serious feature, website and use of actuality-production. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 19:41:20 +0000 Mark Haslett 33915 at KETR's Knight, Meinke pick up TAPB awards Local Newsman Says Goodbye <p><a href="">Scott Harvey</a> has been the voice of local news on 88.9 since November of 2007. We must now bid a fond farewell to the hardworking journalist, editor, and host who's become a fixture here in Northeast Texas. Tue, 23 Oct 2012 22:07:53 +0000 Jerrod Knight 28626 at Local Newsman Says Goodbye "Railroad Bill" Ogden to Host Final Bluegrass Special <p>COMMERCE - The month was November. The year was 1982… or ’83… and Dr. W.R. “Bill” Ogden had tuned into 88.9 FM KETR to listen to the Bluegrass Express with Dave Heath. Fri, 24 Aug 2012 15:31:09 +0000 Scott Harvey 26019 at "Railroad Bill" Ogden to Host Final Bluegrass Special 88.9 KETR's broadcast power at 10%, expected to be resolved Friday <p>As is sometimes the case, 88.9 KETR must perform routine maintenance on our broadcast transmitter in order to continue to deliver the high-quality news and public radio programming you&#39;ve come to expect from us. Wed, 01 Aug 2012 23:14:56 +0000 Jerrod Knight 24819 at 88.9 KETR's broadcast power at 10%, expected to be resolved Friday Movie Picks with Alice Reese <p>In this episode&nbsp;of&nbsp;Movie Picks, Alice&nbsp;discusses&nbsp;her favorite pick,&nbsp;A Dangerous Method, the Artist, and&nbsp;We Bought a&nbsp;Zoo. Fri, 30 Dec 2011 14:00:00 +0000 Cooper Welch 14177 at Movie Picks with Alice Reese R. Allen Appeal Rejected <p>R. Allen Stanford&rsquo;s appeal for a postponement of his trial has been rejected by a federal judge. Thu, 29 Dec 2011 11:00:00 +0000 Cooper Welch 14179 at