Jerrod Knight

General Manager

Jerrod Knight graduated from Texas A&M University-Commerce in May of 2005, ready to take on numerous roles at prominent radio organizations, which have included Susquehanna-Pfaltzgraff (now Cumulus,) Omni Communications Corporation, and The Ranch Radio Network. With experience on-the-air, and in every position behind-the-scenes, Knight rejoined KETR in December 2008 as director of programming.

As general manager, Knight oversees all aspects of station programming, news operations, individual and corporate development efforts, business and budget planning and operations, and technical operations. In addition to being the station's webmaster, he is also a regular on-air and online news and opinion contributor, and is the technical producer and co-host for The President's Perspective.

Knight also manages the relationships between KETR and NPR, American Public Media, the FCC, and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, among others.

A member of the Commerce Rotary Club since 2010, Knight was named Rotarian of the Year in 2012. He's also led and contributed to teams in radio broadcasting that have won numerous awards in newscasting, production, web design from the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters and the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters, and even a Marconi (KPLX, 2003.)

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The Breakdown with Bob Aikin-Unknown Consequences
8:00 am
Thu May 17, 2012

Aikin: The law of unintended consequences

Bob Aikin ponders 'unintended consequences.'
Jerrod Knight

This week Bob Aikin breaks down unknown and unforeseen consequences.

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Commerce Rotary
3:03 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Slideshow: Rotary scholars honored at annual luncheon

Rotary Scholar Senior Group Picture, May 9, 2012
Mike Roberts

"We recognize, reward, and celebrate those in our community who add value," said A&M-Commerce president Dr. Dan Jones as part of a keynote address at the event held May 9th at the CISD Administration Building.

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Events
8:35 pm
Thu May 10, 2012

The Weekender: KETR's Events Calendar Roundup for May 11-13, 2012

It's collegiate graduation weekend, but there are plenty of area events to attend after the tassels are turned.

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Keystone XL Pipeline
10:35 pm
Wed May 9, 2012

TransCanada: The latest from around the web

This screenshot shows the current and future pipelines that belong to TransCanada. The dotted green lines indicate the Keystone XL expansion proposal that has been hotly contested by landowners.
transcanada.com

The ongoing saga of the proposed TransCanada Keystone XL pipeline set to run crude from the tar sands of Alberta down to Galveston is making the rounds on the web. Here's what we've found so far.

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Drug Bust
12:05 pm
Tue May 8, 2012

Disturbance call leads to cocaine bust in Commerce

http://www.commerceinntexas.com

A "large amount of crack cocaine" was recovered from the parking lot at the Commerce Inn early Tuesday morning.

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Interstate Traffic
1:19 pm
Sun May 6, 2012

Westbound I-30 traffic shut down near mile marker 72

A wreck on Interstate 30 westbound near Rockwall has traffic at a standstill on May 6th, 2012.
Jerrod Knight

A wreck involving a red two-door car had traffic at a complete halt Sunday on Interstate 30 just east of Rockwall.

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NBA Playoffs
10:39 pm
Sat May 5, 2012

The Thunder rolls over NBA champ Mavs in four

www.wikipedia.org

Dallas' mighty Mavericks have fallen in the first round of the NBA playoffs, losing four games in a row to Oklahoma City.

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Weather
11:25 pm
Fri May 4, 2012

QuickBlog: Storms on Friday, May 4th, 2012

While the storms moving through North Texas have not affected KETR's listening area in a severe way, we'll keep up with the latest here. Of course, we'll be on the air as soon as a severe weather situation presents itself, as always.

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The President's Perspective
11:58 am
Wed May 2, 2012

Jones, Morriss talk football and strength

Guy Morriss and Dr. Dan Jones at the 2010 Harvey Martin Classic press conference in Dallas, TX.
www.lionathletics.com

A&M-Commerce head football coach Guy Morriss sits down with president Dan Jones to talk about expectations for the upcoming football season during Jones' monthly chat with KETR's listeners.

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City of Greenville
10:16 am
Fri April 27, 2012

Alexander: Traders Road on schedule for completion in the third quarter of 2012

Progress being made on Traders Road in Greenville
http://www.ci.greenville.tx.us/archives/64/April%202012%20CM%20Newsletter.pdf

Greenville's City Manager has released the latest newsletter, which addresses various project updates and other information important to residents of the Hunt County seat.

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