Local Shows http://ketr.org en 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' worth the ticket http://ketr.org/post/dawn-planet-apes-worth-ticket <p>Alice Reese says that "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" has a bit more heart and a lot more brain than the average summer blockbuster - making it appealing for fans of drama as well as action.</p><p>Also this week: Alice reviews two art-house films - the psycho-thriller "Coherence" and the cerebral, sexy "Venus in Fur."</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:33:51 +0000 Mark Haslett 56169 at http://ketr.org 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' worth the ticket History and family fun in central Louisiana http://ketr.org/post/history-and-family-fun-central-louisiana <p>When seeking a nearby destination with activities for the kids and the adults, look no further than Alexandria, Louisiana. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Mary Walker Clark & Matt Meinke 55523 at http://ketr.org History and family fun in central Louisiana Fishing Texoma and Fork; Dove Hunting http://ketr.org/post/fishing-texoma-and-fork-dove-hunting <p>Luke makes the rounds this week for a fishing round-up via guides Larry Sparks at Lake Texoma and Larry Large at Lake Fork. &nbsp;Just for good measure, Luke talks a little dove hunting, too.</p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 16:09:34 +0000 Kevin Jefferies & Luke Clayton 55946 at http://ketr.org Fishing Texoma and Fork; Dove Hunting The July Perspective: Summer camps and #SCAchat http://ketr.org/post/july-perspective-summer-camps-and-scachat <p>Summertime is no slow time at Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce so long as young athletes and musicians have interest in summer camp. The campus plays host to a number of sports, music, teaching, and other special interest summer programs each year.</p><p>This month, Lions head basketball coach Sam Walker joins Dr. Dan Jones on The President's Perspective to talk about a recent basketball camp that drew talent, in the form of both campers and counselors, from around the nation.</p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:45:00 +0000 Jerrod Knight 55656 at http://ketr.org The July Perspective: Summer camps and #SCAchat Making the best of a 'hostel' environment http://ketr.org/post/making-best-hostel-environment <p>Far from the glitz and tourist traps, lies a more intimate, up-close and personal means of accommodation - hostels.&nbsp; Mary Clark and her family roughed it during a trip to Chile, staying in tiny rooms with bunk beds, and sharing space with strangers. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Mary Walker Clark & Matt Meinke 55241 at http://ketr.org Making the best of a 'hostel' environment Catfish in Cedar Creek make for some good eating http://ketr.org/post/catfish-cedar-creek-make-some-good-eating <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Cedar Creek fishing guide Jason Barber joins Luke this week and tells about the red hot blue catfish action that is underway on 'eater' size fish in the 2 to 4 pound range.</p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:44:59 +0000 Kevin Jefferies & Luke Clayton 55545 at http://ketr.org Catfish in Cedar Creek make for some good eating The House Harkonnen keep the Spice flowing http://ketr.org/post/house-harkonnen-keep-spice-flowing <p>Riding rock n' roll like a "<a href="http://th08.deviantart.net/fs70/PRE/i/2010/240/c/0/dune___ride_the_sandworm_by_leywad-d1z1vt4.jpg" target="_blank">Sandworm</a>," Arlington's The House Harkonnen turn the notion of traditional Texas music on its head.</p><p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 23:33:30 +0000 Matt Meinke 55401 at http://ketr.org The House Harkonnen keep the Spice flowing Arts alive and well in Edom and Ben Wheeler http://ketr.org/post/arts-alive-and-well-edom-and-ben-wheeler <p>Nestled between Canton and Tyler are a pair of small East Texas towns in which culture and the arts are thriving. Edom and Ben Wheeler make up for their small populations with big time charm and culture. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Mary Walker Clark & Matt Meinke 55136 at http://ketr.org Arts alive and well in Edom and Ben Wheeler Caddo Lake offers fishing, fun http://ketr.org/post/caddo-lake-offers-fishing-fun <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Tune in this week and join Luke and his long time friend guide Billy Carter (<a href="http://www.spatterdock.com" target="_blank">www.spatterdock.com</a>) &nbsp;and learn all about fishing and vacationing on and around Caddo Lake. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 16:16:04 +0000 Kevin Jefferies & Luke Clayton 55217 at http://ketr.org Caddo Lake offers fishing, fun 'Tomorrow's Water Today' to return July 14 http://ketr.org/post/tomorrows-water-today-return-july-14 <p>KETR's weekly water news series "Tomorrow's Water Today" is on a one-month summer hiatus and will return on Mon. July 14.</p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 14:00:44 +0000 Mark Haslett 54998 at http://ketr.org