Local Interest

A&M-Commerce
12:35 pm
Thu February 28, 2013

Raw video: Harlem Shake at the Field House

Unconfirmed reports say KETR play-by-play announcer Charlie Chitwood appears in the video.
TAMUC Marketing Communications

A videographer captured some amusing fan footage from the Texas A&M University-Commerce home basketball games Feb. 27.

Mary Clark Traveler
9:00 am
Tue February 26, 2013

Italy retains charm through the years

A restored Gothic Cathedral in Milan, Italy.
www.maryclarktraveler.com

When Mary first visited Italy some 20 years ago, she was struck by the rustic charm of the architecture.

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$10,000 Degree
8:30 am
Sat February 23, 2013

A&M-Commerce answers Perry's challenge

Texas governor Rick Perry
rickperry.org

Commerce, TX – Governor Rick Perry, in his recent State of the State address,  recognized Texas A&M University-Commerce and President Dan R. Jones for pioneering efforts to create a Bachelor’s degree costing approximately $10,000—significantly less than most undergraduate degrees.

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Delta County
12:52 pm
Wed February 20, 2013

Photos: In Cooper, planning a revival

Participants pray during the Sulphur River Go Tell Crusade Kick-off Banquet held Feb. 18 in Cooper.
Cindy Roller KETR

KETR's Cindy Roller shares a few photos from a recent religious event in Cooper.

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Delta County
5:24 pm
Tue February 19, 2013

Photos: 'Winter Wonderland' in Cooper

Many elementary-school students enjoyed the tunes played by DJ Brad Moody Feb. 16 at the Winter Wonderland Family Dance in Cooper.
Cindy Roller KETR

The weather wasn't all that wintry, but Cooper adults and children got into the spirit anyway at the Cooper Parent-Teacher Organization's Winter Wonderland Dance on Feb. 16.

Up Next
3:00 pm
Tue February 19, 2013

Dre C dedicated to hip-hop, fatherhood

Dre C. spoke with KETR's Up Next hosts by phone.
YouTube

Portland, Ore., native Dre C called into Up Next on Feb. 15 to discuss life, music and his new project, Underrated But Dedicated.

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Hopkins County
9:05 am
Tue February 19, 2013

Photos: 'That's my girl' dance

North Hopkins ISD fourth grader Katelyn Roach dances with her stepfather Scotty Nguyen at the "That's my girl" dance Feb. 9 in Hopkins County.
Cindy Roller KETR

KETR's Cindy Roller - and her camera - were in on the fun at a dance in Hopkins County.

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Education Appreciation
3:15 pm
Thu February 14, 2013

Ron Price, former DISD president, to speak at ceremony

Logo for the Hunt/Hopkins County African American Leadership Conference

The Dan and Jalinna Jones Education Awards Ceremony, presented by the Hunt/Hopkins County African American Leadership Conference, is set to recognize area students, teachers, principals and superintendents on February 24th.

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TAPB
8:51 pm
Sun February 10, 2013

2012 TAPB Award Submission: Feature: Light - The Lions Take New York

The A&M-Commerce Music Department was able to secure a performance at Carnegie Hall in New York, and KETR's Jerrod Knight did a live broadcast from the event.  After, News Director Scott Harvey produced a light feature highlighting the special event.  Jerrod Knight reporter, Scott Harvey producer.

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TAPB
8:46 pm
Sun February 10, 2013

2012 TAPB Award Submission: Feature: Light - Daniel Starks and Commerce Idol

Each Year, Commerce hosts a special local music program based on "American Idol".  Daniel Starks reports.

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