Local Interest

Local Interest
11:23 am
Thu November 1, 2012

Slideshow: 2012 Chiggerfest on the Square in Cooper, Texas

Scenes from Enloe at Arts & Crafts Show at Chiggerfest
Cindy Roller/Cooper Review

Enjoy this Slideshow from the 2012 Chiggerfest in Cooper!

9:49 am
Mon October 29, 2012

Photos: KETR at TAMUC Homecoming '12

Fans cheered the Lions with banners from KETR
Dr. Grady Price Blount

Homecoming week on the campus of Texas A&M University-Commerce culminated in the Lions' heartbreaking loss to Abilene Christian Saturday afternoon, but not for a lack of motivated fans and die-hard alumni present.

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8:48 am
Mon October 29, 2012

One Boo-tiful Time Expected in Downtown Greenville

The Hunt County Sheriff’s Association gave out candy and glow-in-the-dark neclaces to the crowd of kids who came out during 2009's Halloween on the Square.

Downtown Greenville will play host to super heroes, ghosts and goblins Wednesday. The city of Greenville along with Hunt County, Drug Free Greenville and downtown merchants are hosting Halloween on the Square from 4 to 6 pm.

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4:30 pm
Fri October 26, 2012

Paris High School receives 2012 College Readiness Recognition

For the second year in a row, Paris High School has received the College Readiness Award from the Texas ACT Council for increasing the number of students taking the ACT Assessment over the past five years and significantly increasing their level of achievement and college readiness.

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12:25 pm
Fri October 26, 2012

University Announces New Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree

A practice facility inside the new A&M-Commerce nursing instruction facility

COMMERCE – Texas A&M University-Commerce is pleased to announce a new Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree, which has been approved by the Texas Board of Nursing and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.  The program will begin in January of 2013.

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12:13 pm
Fri October 26, 2012

School Board Accepts and Rejects Property Bids

Cooper School Board members Darren Braddy and Thomas Darden
Cindy Roller The Cooper Review

COOPER - The Cooper ISD Board of Trustees met Monday to discuss matters related to property.

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Hunt Regional - Commerce
2:35 pm
Wed October 24, 2012

Commerce Emergency Room Unavailable, Go To Greenville

Hunt Regional Community Hospital in Commerce, TX.

UPDATE 11:32 a.m - The "facility issue" that closed the Hunt Regional Community Hospital in Commerce is a rodent infestation. They were discovered after a pest control company did a check-up of the facility.

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Local Events
9:20 am
Wed October 24, 2012

What To Do in Delta County This Fall

A Carved Pumpkin.
Cindy Roller The Cooper Review

COOPER - Let no one say there's not much to do in Delta County this month! This list is just a sample, submitted by Cindy Roller of The Cooper Review.

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Moving On
5:07 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

Local Newsman Says Goodbye

Scott Harvey has been the voice of local news on 88.9 since November of 2007. We must now bid a fond farewell to the hardworking journalist, editor, and host who's become a fixture here in Northeast Texas.

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Fall 2012 Membership Campaign
12:00 am
Sat September 29, 2012

Begin Your 88.9 KETR Membership Today

A few times each year, Your Station opens the doors to new members. This is your opportunity to become a supporting member of 88.9, a "Friend of KETR."

The financial health of public broadcasting depends on listeners who become supporting members. That's what we're doing this week. We're offering you the opportunity to become a supporting member of 88.9 KETR and help keep this great programming on the air for all your neighbors here in Northeast Texas.

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