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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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

Its force can kill, and leave a lasting impact, both physically and emotionally. And while a community cannot, in some cases, avoid damage from these storms; it’s comforting that there are people out there doing their best to give us the earliest warning possible, so that we can be prepared.

Written and Produced by Scott Harvey

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

 

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

Newscast for contest day 3-22-11

The A&M-Commerce Lions put on a thrilling end to the first half on their way to the one victory of the season.

Play by Play: J.P. Heath

Color Commentary: Brock Callaway

Spotter/Sideline: Adam Troxtell

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