Local Interest

Local Interest
10:24 am
Mon May 7, 2012

Temperatures to drop this week


As the thought of summer becomes reality, cooler temperatures puts the reality on hold!

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Interstate Traffic
1:19 pm
Sun May 6, 2012

Westbound I-30 traffic shut down near mile marker 72

A wreck on Interstate 30 westbound near Rockwall has traffic at a standstill on May 6th, 2012.
Jerrod Knight

A wreck involving a red two-door car had traffic at a complete halt Sunday on Interstate 30 just east of Rockwall.

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11:25 pm
Fri May 4, 2012

QuickBlog: Storms on Friday, May 4th, 2012

While the storms moving through North Texas have not affected KETR's listening area in a severe way, we'll keep up with the latest here. Of course, we'll be on the air as soon as a severe weather situation presents itself, as always.

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Weekend Weather
11:08 am
Fri May 4, 2012

Weekend calls for sunny skies

Your Weekend Forecast for Friday, May 4th
Daniel Starks/KETR

Planning on going to the lake, flying a kite, or having a cookout this weekend? Well it looks like it will be a good one to do so!

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2:31 pm
Thu May 3, 2012

Local business supports Veterans Memorial

Accepting the contribution Tuesday morning were Memorial representatives (from left) Jim Thompson, Ruth Davis, Clayton McGraw, and Art Romanat from business owner Jason Ingram (pictured second from right).
Photo by Cindy Roller

SULPHUR SPRINGS - With less than two months until the anticipated opening of the Hopkins County Veterans Memorial, donations are still coming in for the roughly $750,000 project.

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La Nina
1:38 pm
Thu May 3, 2012

La Nina has left the building

Drought Monitor

The two year long weather phenomenon, La Nina, has gone.

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Texas Allergies
11:57 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Pollen Count expected to decrease

Google Image

Have you had allergies lately? How about since the beginning of April? Well you might have a break from them this weekend!

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West Texas Weather
3:42 pm
Mon April 30, 2012

West Texas sees storms once again

YOUR 5 Day Weather Forecast for the week of Monday April 30th
Daniel Starks-KETR

As storm season hits its mid-life, Mother Nature is deciding to prove it in the western counties.

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Texas Heat
12:50 pm
Fri April 27, 2012

Heat moves through North Texas

Google Photo

They say that April showers bring May flowers, but in our case it's bringing May heat!

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City of Greenville
10:16 am
Fri April 27, 2012

Alexander: Traders Road on schedule for completion in the third quarter of 2012

Progress being made on Traders Road in Greenville

Greenville's City Manager has released the latest newsletter, which addresses various project updates and other information important to residents of the Hunt County seat.

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Candidates' Forum
6:06 pm
Thu April 26, 2012

KETR's 2012 Commerce Candidates' Forum

Cooper Welch

This is where we live-blogged tonight's forum that took place at City Hall in Commerce, TX. Mayoral candidates: Dr. John Balotti and Coby Marcum. Council candidates: Emma Martin, Sue Davis. Steve Harrison, who opposes Emma Martin, could not be present for this forum.

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Semester Credit Hour Increase
2:19 pm
Thu April 26, 2012

Designated tuition at A&M-Commerce may see a $10 increase

According to a message from the Texas A&M University System Board of Regents, the proposed increase to semester credit hours at A&M-Commerce would see a jump from $99.68 to $109.68.

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Police and Courts
9:00 am
Thu April 26, 2012

Morris and Campbell plead guilty to armed robberies

GREENVILLE - A local man is facing up to life in prison after pleading guilty to aggravated robbery.

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April Snowstorms
11:53 am
Tue April 24, 2012

Late-season snowstorm hits Northeast

Vehicles ignore a road closure after a snowstorm moves through the area.
REUTERS/Cliff DesPeaux

Winter has come and gone here in Northeast Texas, but apparently Mother Nature has different plans for the Northeastern states.

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Social media
3:50 pm
Fri April 20, 2012

Think before you post

As social media becomes more integrated into our lives, it is becoming more obvious that job seekers should be careful what they post online.

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