Mark Haslett

News Director

Mark Haslett comes to KETR having served at High Plains Public Radio in Amarillo, where he worked as News Director and later as Director of Programming. His work has been broadcast on National Public Radio, KERA, KCUR and other public radio stations. Haslett enjoys the privilege and responsibility of keeping communities well-informed. He has also worked as an editor and reporter at newspapers in the Southwest and Midwest. Haslett developed a passion for radio as a youth, when he helped his father, a program host at WRBC-AM in Jackson, Miss. He enjoys travel and has worked abroad in Mexico and the Dominican Republic. Haslett is a graduate of Arlington High School and earned a B.A. in English from Tufts University in Medford, Mass.

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Texas Health
1:28 pm
Fri August 30, 2013

Helping teens recognize and deal with dating abuse

Loveisrespect.org is an organization that provides answers for teens and anyone else with questions or concerns about dating abuse.

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High School Football
5:21 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Anna Coyotes: 2013 football preview

Anna Coyotes
txhshelmetproject.com

Anna High School football fans hope that six returning starters on offense and eight returners on defense can help the Coyotes break into the upper echelon of District 12-3A.

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High School Football
3:22 pm
Thu August 29, 2013

Melissa Cardinals: 2013 football preview

Melissa Cardinals
txhshelmetproject.com

Melissa High School, just two years removed from winning the Class 2A Division 1 state championship, fared well in 3A last season with a district championship and a 9-3 finish.

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High School Football
11:57 am
Thu August 29, 2013

Nevada Community Braves: 2013 football preview

Community High School Braves
txhshelmetproject.com

It’s not that Community High School’s football team is a bad one. It’s just that they play in one of the tougher 3A districts in Texas.

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Keystone XL Pipeline
8:03 am
Thu August 29, 2013

Pipeline running behind schedule

The pipeline, which is following the eastern (purple) route, is expected to go online in early 2014.
StateImpact Texas

Construction of TransCanada’s Keystone Gulf Coast Pipeline is slightly behind plan, according to Genscape, a Kentucky-based provider of information to energy markets.

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High School Football
4:36 pm
Wed August 28, 2013

Princeton Panthers: 2013 football preview

Princeton Panthers
txhshelmetproject.com

Last year was a very good one for Princeton High football, and there’s plenty of reason to expect similar success in 2013.

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Keystone XL Pipeline
7:48 am
Wed August 28, 2013

Appeals court rules for TransCanada

TransCanada began work on Crawford's property earlier this year.
Mark Haslett

Calgary-based TransCanada Corporation has won a state appeals court battle over putting the Keystone XL pipeline across Lamar County farm, in a ruling released late Tuesday.

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High School Football
11:00 am
Tue August 27, 2013

Bonham Purple Warriors: 2013 football preview

Bonham High School Purple Warriors
txhshelmetproject.com

Bonham High School enters the 2012 football season with veteran leadership, but roster depth could be an issue for the Purple Warriors.

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Lamar County
2:07 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

Vandalism, possible arson at Paris school

Paris Fire Dept.

An apparent case of vandalism and possible arson made for a chaotic first day of school at Paris Alternative School, formerly known as Travis Junior High School.

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Lone Star Conference football
5:21 pm
Sun August 25, 2013

WTAMU president issues statement on Carthel dismissal

J. Patrick O'Brien, president of West Texas A&M University.
West Texas A&M University

The president of West Texas A&M University, J. Patrick O'Brien, has issued a statement clarifying his position on the recent dismissal of former West Texas A&M head foodball coach Don Carthel.

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