Lavelle Hendricks

Hunt County
11:00 am
Wed September 24, 2014

'Buy and Support Local' week comes to Commerce

Credit Jerrod Knight

Texas A&M University-Commerce has teamed up with Commerce ISD, the City of Commerce, and the Hunt Hospital Board to bring Buy and Support Local week to Commerce. Individuals from each group are encouraged to shop at local stores during the week of October 5-11 to support the community.
 

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Ivory Moore, Sr.
9:06 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Former educator, administrator, civic leader Ivory Moore, Sr. has died

Here, Ivory Moore, Sr. inspects a painting unveiled and on display near the A&M-Commerce President's Office in his honor on September 28th, 2013.
Credit Marketing Communications

88.9 KETR has learned through A&M-Commerce professor Dr. LaVelle Hendricks that former Commerce mayor, councilmember, and the first African American administrator at ETSU, Ivory Moore, Sr., has died at the age of 90.

According to Hendricks, a message was received this morning from Deacon Harry Turner at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Commerce. The news was confirmed with Moore's son Donnie Brooks, who is in Dallas with Linnie Wilson Moore, Ivory Moore's wife.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Wed January 22, 2014

A&M-C counseling helps cope with explosive anger

Dr. LaVelle Hendricks
Texas A&M University-Commerce

Texas A&M University-Commerce associate professor of counseling Dr. LaVelle Hendricks explains the symptoms and treatment of explosive anger.  The Department of Psychology, Counseling and Special Education provides help to those with this problem.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Fri January 10, 2014

Dr. LaVelle Hendricks: Beware of 'krokodil'

Dr. LaVelle Hendricks
Texas A&M University-Commerce

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.

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Hunt County AALC
8:45 am
Thu January 9, 2014

Citizens to be honored at MLK Awards Celebration

On Sunday afternoon, January 19th, the Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Commerce will once again host the 2014 The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Awards Celebration, promoting leadership by example.

The Hunt County African American Leadership Conference event is a vehicle through which to underscore individual commitments to tenets generally associated with the legacy of Dr. King, and to recognize those individuals publicly.

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Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Thu December 19, 2013

Hendricks: Bryant could use anger management skills

Dr. LaVelle Hendricks
Texas A&M University-Commerce

A&M-Commerce associate professor of counseling Dr. LaVelle Hendricks discusses anger management techniques, and says Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant is an example of someone who struggles with controlling his anger.

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Blacklands Cafe
7:00 am
Mon October 21, 2013

'Bath salts:' Innocent name for dangerous synthetic drug

Dr. LaVelle Hendricks
A&M-Commerce

Dr. LaVelle Hendricks, associate professor of counseling and student affairs coordinator at Texas A&M University-Commerce, warns that innocent-sounding "bath salts" are highly addictive synthetic drugs that are sold over-the-counter in Northeast Texas.  The effects of of "bath salts" are similar to cocaine, Dr. Hendricks says.

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Blacklands Cafe
8:10 am
Tue October 15, 2013

K-2 synthetic drug a serious risk to users

Dr. LaVelle Hendricks
Texas A&M University-Commerce

Texas A&M University-Commerce associate professor and drug abuse counselor Dr. LaVelle Hendricks says K2, also known as "synthetic marijuana," poses a major health risk.

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African American Leadership Conference
4:39 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

Many familiar names to be honored at Hunt County AALC

Fox 4 reporter Shaun Rabb, guest speaker at the 2012 Hopkins County AALC MLK Awards Celebration
Jerrod Knight

A list of award recipients begins with a quote from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter."

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Commerce Rotary
2:10 pm
Wed June 27, 2012

Knight named Commerce Rotarian of the Year

Jerrod Knight received Rotarian of the Year award at the 2012 Commerce Rotary Installation Dinner at Webb Hill Country Club in Wolfe City, TX.
Russell Armstrong

The 91st annual Commerce Rotary installation dinner on June 26 included the distribution of club awards for perfect attendance, longevity, and service.

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