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 President's Perspective
11:50 am
Wed February 1, 2012

Jones, Nelson on Black History and the University

A&M-Commerce president Dr. Dan Jones and Distinguished Visiting Professor Noah Lord Nelson in the KETR control room to record The President's Perspective on 1/31/12.
Photo by Jerrod Knight

The February '12 edition of The President's Perspective welcomes guests Noah Nelson (Distinguished Visiting Professor) and Jody Todhunter (Director of Undergraduate Admissions.)

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Cable's out
8:08 pm
Mon January 30, 2012

Cable TV outage affects thousands

Customers taking to Twitter to seek help, express outrage

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Lions After Dark
12:29 pm
Fri January 27, 2012

Radio program for students by students takes the show on the road

Gaby and Jasmine entertain listeners and a live audience at the Sam Rayburn Student Center on Friday, January 27, 2012, as a part of "Lions After Dark at Lunch." Find them in the atrium each Friday during the Srping 2012 semester!
Gaby Estrada

The Lions After Dark crew is taking the program to the streets once again, with a live broadcast originating from the Sam Rayburn Student Center on Fridays during the Spring 2012 semester.

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Hold on to your hat
8:30 pm
Sun January 22, 2012

Windy conditions persist throughout the region

As of this report, wind speeds measured at Majors Field in Greenville are 16 mph, gusting to 29 mph.

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Developing: Falling Debris
8:42 pm
Sun January 15, 2012

IRIS Alert warns of falling debris near Whitley Hall

COMMERCE - An IRIS Alert was issued to students, faculty and staff warning of debris falling around Whitley Hall on the campus of Texas A&M University-Commerce around 8:33pm Sunday.

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Breakdown with Bob Aikin
7:30 am
Thu January 12, 2012

Aikin: Private Equity, GOP Discord, and 1.90%

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January 12, 2012 - Topics include LBOs, now called PEFs, using OPM to make PROFITS, how that plays into the GOP race, and the recent going rate for 10-year federal notes.

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Commerce Rotary
2:34 pm
Mon January 9, 2012

Employee of the Year Nominations Requested

The Commerce Rotary Club is accepting nominations for the “Employer of the Year” and “Employee of the Year” awards that will be presented at the 2012 Chamber of Commerce Banquet on February 9, 2012.

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The Breakdown
7:50 am
Thu January 5, 2012

Aikin: Post-Iowa, Panetta's Points, and Playoffs

On this week's chat, Bob talks sub-divided party politics, what Perry's doing next, and national defense plans. Then he proposes a fix for the BCS.

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The President's Perspective
12:05 pm
Wed January 4, 2012

Dr. Jones: Research, Faculty Positions, and the New Year

Dr. Dan Jones at Binnion Hall.
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Our guest this month is Dr. Larry Lemanski, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, to talk both about Research as a Guiding Principle, and about the upcoming influx of faculty at A&M-Commerce.

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Outdoors with Luke Clayton
12:10 pm
Wed December 21, 2011

Luke's outdoor recipes

Venison roast
flyguys.net/blog

Pulled venison barbecue is just one of many recipes that Luke shares on this week's episode.

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