Kevin Jefferies

Operations Manager

As KETR Operations Manager, Kevin Jefferies is responsible for making sure you hear what you’re supposed to be hearing on FM 88.9 and ketr.org.  Since 1998, KETR listeners have heard Kevin in multiple roles.  Kevin also has many behind the scenes responsibilities, including the supervision of student broadcasters.  Kevin is a graduate of the Radio-Television program at Texas A&M University-Commerce.  A nearly lifelong resident of northeast Texas, Kevin is an alum of Ford High School in Quinlan.

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A&M-Commerce Head Football Coach Guy Morriss has announced his resignation, but will still be involved with the university.

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"The death of 16-year-old Alicia Moore has been ruled a homicide,"  said Greenville Police cheif Dan Busken today in a press conference. Greenville Police will join with the Van Zandt County Sheriff and the Texas Rangers in the investigation into the death of Alicia Moore.


Commerce High School News

The Commerce Lady Tigers post another dramatic win to advance to the Volleyball Regionals.

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Greenville Police have released an official statement after being alerted to a body near Wills Point. The body could be that of missing teenager Alicia Moore, but positive identification has not been made.  The official release follows.

A&M-Commerce honors the memory of Dr. Richard Lampe on Thursday November 1st with flags being flown at half staff across campus. 

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COMMERCE - UPDATE 3:49 pm – Lisa Hill, director of development and communications for Hunt Regional Healthcare, tells us the facilities director who reported the alleged gunman “walked right by him” as the man sat on a bench outside the Commerce hospital’s front entrance.

National Weather Service

The National Weather Service issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for most of Northeast Texas through 5pm.

National Weather Service

Parts of Hopkins County saw some small storm activity earlier today, with penny-sized hail and 40mph winds.

TxDOT

TxDOT is changing speed limit signs on parts of Interstates throughout Texas today.

Matt Meinke produces a game highlights package using game audio from the Commerce Tigers vs Kaufman Lions high school football game.

On May 24th, the worst of several weeks of storms plowed through Northeast Texas. KETR had continuing coverage leading up to the event all day, and 4+ hours of non-stop, uninterrupted coverage as the storms made their way through. With help from Texas A&M University-Commerce Emergency Management Coordinator Derek Preas, KETR's Matt Meinke, Kevin Jefferies, and Jerrod Knight provided coverage throughout the evening. From Tornado Warnings, to power outages, KETR had the latest information available, and took calls to hear from the eye witnesses to these storms.

Commerce ISD was reclassified as a 2A school Thursday morning by the UIL in Texas.

On May 24th, the worst of several weeks of storms plowed through Northeast Texas.  KETR had continuing coverage leading up to the event all day, and 4+ hours of non-stop, uninterrupted coverage as the storms made their way through.  With help from Texas A&M University-Commerce Emergency Management Coordinator Derek Preas, KETR's Matt Meinke, Kevin Jefferies, and Jerrod Knight provided coverage throughout the evening.  From Tornado Warnings, to power outages, KETR had the latest information available, and took calls to hear from the eye witnesses to these storms.

In a world where crime is inevitable, crime prevention and crime solving has become unavoidable. KETR News Director Scott Harvey examines the successes of a local Crime Stoppers Program.

 

Written and Produced by Scott Harvey

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