Caleb Slinkard http://ketr.org en Greenville urges 'Code Red' sign-ups http://ketr.org/post/greenville-urges-code-red-sign-ups <p><a href="http://www.heraldbanner.com/">Herald Banner</a> and <a href="http://www.commercejournal.com/">Commerce Journal </a>editor Caleb Slinkard discusses what it's like to be in charge of a newspaper on a night like last Thursday, April 3, when violent spring weather hit Hunt County.&nbsp; He says the city of Greenville is urging more people to sign up for <a href="http://www.heraldbanner.com/topnews/x493352905/Hundreds-sign-up-for-CodeRED">CodeRED,</a> the automatic severe-weather notification system.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 51805 at http://ketr.org Greenville urges 'Code Red' sign-ups In the news: Funeral home zoning, bar closing hours http://ketr.org/post/news-funeral-home-zoning-bar-closing-hours <p><a href="http://www.heraldbanner.com/">Herald-Banner </a>and <a href="http://www.commercejournal.com/">Commerce Journal </a>editor Caleb Slinkard ranges far and wide to discuss recent stories in the area, including debate over allowing a funeral home to locate in a residential area of north Greenville, and the Commerce City Council's decision not to allow bars to stay open until 2 a.m.&nbsp; Caleb also discusses a stiff sentence for a Caddo Mills man found guilty of animal cruelty.</p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 49936 at http://ketr.org In the news: Funeral home zoning, bar closing hours Crossroads 2.0 coming soon http://ketr.org/post/crossroads-20-coming-soon <p>Herald-Banner and Commerce Journal editor Caleb Slinkard says Greenville's Crossroads Mall will have a very different appearance after a major renovation.&nbsp; Also, Caleb discusses plans for the new Splash Kingdom water park and the Greenville ISD's consideration of a bond election for a new elementary school.</p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 49085 at http://ketr.org Crossroads 2.0 coming soon Slinkard: New industry for Greenville, possible airport upgrade for Commerce http://ketr.org/post/slinkard-new-industry-greenville-possible-airport-upgrade-commerce <p><a href="http://www.heraldbanner.com/">Herald-Banner </a>and <a href="http://www.commercejournal.com/">Commerce Journal </a>editor Caleb Slinkard says Quanex Building Products is coming to Greenville, and the city of Commerce is hoping to get a grant to make major improvements to the Commerce Municipal Airport in 2014.</p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 47719 at http://ketr.org Slinkard: New industry for Greenville, possible airport upgrade for Commerce Blacklands Corridor meeting tonight in Nevada http://ketr.org/post/blacklands-corridor-meeting-tonight-nevada <p>Herald Banner and Commerce Journal editor Caleb Slinkard discusses tonight's public meeting on the Blacklands Corridor toll road and a snag in the plans to construct a new YMCA building in Greenville.</p><p></p> Thu, 07 Nov 2013 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 45259 at http://ketr.org Blacklands Corridor meeting tonight in Nevada Greenville update: L3, chem plant, YMCA, water park http://ketr.org/post/greenville-update-l3-chem-plant-ymca-water-park <p>Herald Banner and Commerce Journal editor Caleb Slinkard opens his notebook on the Blacklands Cafe.</p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 12:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 44545 at http://ketr.org Greenville update: L3, chem plant, YMCA, water park