Local Interest

Christmas program
3:37 pm
Wed December 21, 2011

Singing a joyful tune

Cindy Roller

COOPER - Cooper Elementary students filled the air with joyful holiday tunes for a large crowd during a program on Thursday, Dec. 15. 

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Greenville recycling
5:22 am
Wed December 21, 2011

Winner announced in Blue Recycling Cart Contest

Blue Cart Contest Winner Carla Nix and her daughter Riley receive a 42” Sanyo HDTV from Keep Greenville Beautiful Executive Director Jennifer Pittsinger and IESI Site Manager Chad Calvin

GREENVILLE - The City of Greenville and Keep Greenville Beautiful recently sponsored a contest to encourage more Greenville residents to use the 64-gallon blue carts for recycling.

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Local Interest
8:02 am
Tue December 20, 2011

City of Greenville loses worthy citizen

Louisville Courier-Journal

GREENVILLE - Bill Thomas, who served as a state representative from 1989-1993, was a noted author and decorated serviceman. 

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Media Honor Roll
2:54 pm
Mon December 19, 2011

Local newsman named to the 2012 TASB Media Honor Roll

Scott Harvey with Commerce ISD Superintendent Blake Cooper
Jason Flowers

COMMERCE – KETR News Director Scott Harvey was recently honored by the Commerce ISD School Board by the passage of a resolution to nominate him to the Texas Association of School Boards’ Media Honor Roll.

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Outdoor Sirens
10:06 am
Thu December 15, 2011

Don’t be left in the dark during severe weather

Skies over Commerce, TX at 8:25am on 12-15-11.
Jerrod Knight

Sounds from the A&M-Commerce ThorGuard Warning System may have left some citizens confused as to the type of warning on Thursday morning.

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Holiday fundraiser
1:19 pm
Tue December 13, 2011

Kiwanis Club hopes for final boost in donations

COMMERCE - The Commerce Lil’ Angels campaign continues through the rest of this week, with approximately 200 children still in need of items this holiday season.

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Local Interest
12:06 pm
Mon December 12, 2011

50 Year Club celebrates past, tradition

Flickr: A&M-Commerce

COMMERCE - Members of the 50 Year Club at Texas A&M University-Commerce revisited campus the weekend of December 10.

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6:45 am
Sun December 11, 2011


GREENVILLE - The GMA (Greenville Municipal Auditorium) officially launched its new website, www.showtimeatthegma.com, at the MercyMe concert Tuesday, December 6.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
6:45 am
Sat December 10, 2011

A&M-C Administrator featured in Texas Government Insider


Dr. Larry Lemanski serves as provost and vice president for academic affairs at Texas A&M University-Commerce.

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Friday Feature
1:16 pm
Tue December 6, 2011

Grocery delivery service now available for Greenville citizens

It just takes a phone call or an email to get the service. KETR intern Ben Kelso recently took a ride with "The Grocery Butler" to see how the service works. 

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Greenville banquet
12:48 pm
Tue December 6, 2011

Rangers Announcer Eric Nadel to speak at Greenville Banquet


GREENVILLE - The Greenville Chamber of Commerce Convention and Visitors Bureau in partnership with the Greenville Board of Development is proud to announce that Eric Nadel will be the speaker for the 2012 Annual Banquet. 

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American Competitive Trail Horse Association
4:30 pm
Fri December 2, 2011

Texas Hill Country team in National Trail Riding Competition finals

Mary Wasson riding Miss Dee

Fredericksburg resident and award-winning horse and mule trainer, Mary Wasson and Miss Dee, a 10-year-old trail M-U-L-E are finalists in the TV-reality competition, America’s Favorite Trail Horse.

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3:15 pm
Thu December 1, 2011

Cooper, Como-Pickton among leaders in district awards

2011 Cooper Bulldogs

District 7-2A DIV. II has released their All District Football awards for 2011.

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Bonham ISD
5:45 pm
Tue November 29, 2011

Bonham Warrior football All-District Selections

BONHAM - The 2011 Bonham Warriors Football team placed 16 players on the 2011 All-District Football Team in 10 3A.

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Commerce ISD
4:05 pm
Tue November 29, 2011

Community invited to CISD's Winter Arts Festival

CISD students applaud during 2010 Winter Arts Festival

COMMERCE - Commerce ISD will showcase students in a celebration of the visual and performing arts December 8 at Commerce High School.

Superintendent Blake Cooper said the Winter Arts Festival has become an annual holiday tradition where the choirs, bands, theatre students and artists present their best works to parents and the community.

“Last year’s Festival was well received by the community and we hope it only grows through the years,” he said.

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