Commerce Chamber of Commerce executive director Doug Rohrabaugh says the annual chamber banquet has been set for Thursday evening, March 13. Nominations for "Citizen of the Year" and other honors will be accepted beginning this week.
Blacklands Cafe. Commerce Chamber of Commerce executive director Doug Rohrabaugh announces plans for the annual chamber banquet, Thursday, March 13. KETR, John Mark Dempsey.
Texas A&M University-Commerce associate professor of counseling Dr. LaVelle Hendricks says yet another menacing new drug is taking a terrible toll on abusers. It's a synthetic drug called "krokodil," and while it's not yet widespread, it's beginning to appear in the western U.S.
Hunt County Extension Agent Mary Sue Cole recommends the DASH diet, developed by the National Heart and Lung Institute, for post-holiday dieting. Also, the extension service has workshops coming up on food preparation and pie making. For more information, call (903) 455-9885.
Hunt County Historical Commission chairman Carol Taylor discusses the career of Ruby Allmond, trailblazing Northeast Texas female fiddler and songwriter, whose papers and memorabilia are housed at the James Gee Library at Texas A&M University-Commerce.
Herald-Banner and Commerce Journal editor Caleb Slinkard says Quanex Building Products is coming to Greenville, and the city of Commerce is hoping to get a grant to make major improvements to the Commerce Municipal Airport in 2014.