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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High School Football
11:00 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Edgewood Bulldogs: 2013 football preview

Edgewood High School Bulldogs
txhshelmetproject.com

Much of the attention in District 8-2A is on defending champion Clarksville and up-and-coming Cooper. But don't forget about Edgewood, a strong contender for the district title.

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High School Football
7:00 am
Tue August 13, 2013

Clarksville Blue Tigers: 2013 football preview

Clarksville High School Blue Tigers
txhshelmetproject.com

Clarksville is the defending district champion, but lost a lot of talent to graduation. Only three defensive starters return.

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Hopkins County
2:34 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Ferguson, former Sulphur Springs school superintendent, dies

Ferguson was superintendent when Sulphur Springs High School opened in 1978.
ssisd.net

A former long-time superintendent for Sulphur Springs Independent School District died Sunday in a farming accident, according to myssnews.com.

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Northeast Texas Weather
9:37 am
Mon August 12, 2013

Cooler weather, rain coming midweek

Northeast Texas should receive between one and three inches of rain later this week.
NWS

If high temperatures in the 80s sound good to you, then the forecast for Wednesday is welcome news.

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Tomorrow's Water Today
7:57 am
Mon August 12, 2013

It's infrastructure investment, not environmentalism

The statewide drought is worst in Northwest Texas, but includes most of the state.
State of Texas

Many Texas business leaders and Republicans are advocating dipping into the state's Rainy Day Fund to the tune of $2 billion to fund the state's water plan.

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High School Football
9:00 am
Sun August 11, 2013

Bogata Rivercest Rebels: 2013 football preview

Rivercrest High School Rebels
txhshelmetproject.com

Rivercrest High School's football team will rely on a pair of juniors to lead the way in 2012.

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High School Football
8:00 am
Sun August 11, 2013

Alba-Golden Panthers: 2013 football preview

Alba-Golden High School Panthers
txhshelmetproject.com

Alba-Golden High School seems stuck in the middle of District 8-2A Division 2.

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High School Football
7:00 am
Sun August 11, 2013

Como-Pickton Eagles: 2013 football preview

Como-Pickton High School Eagles
txhshelmetproject.com

They’re not baby birds, but no one’s going to mistake this year’s Eagles team for old buzzards.

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High School Football
6:00 am
Sun August 11, 2013

Paris Chisum Mustangs: 2013 football preview

Chisum High School Mustangs
txhshelmetproject.com

Chisum High's football program has been needing a guy like new head coach Bo Wasurick for a while.

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City of Sulphur Springs
9:49 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Sulphur Springs council to schedule public hearings on taxes

City of Sulphur Springs

A special meeting of the Sulphur Springs City Council will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 13 at 125 South Davis. 

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