Local Interest

These are stories that may not qualify as 'breaking local news,' but are still of importance and interest to our region.

The Commerce Rotary Club is accepting nominations for the “Employer of the Year” and “Employee of the Year” awards that will be presented at the 2012 Chamber of Commerce Banquet on February 9, 2012.

Museum’s Daddy-Daughter Dance returns

Jan 3, 2012

COMMERCE -  Plans for the annual Daddy-Daughter Dance have begun. The event will be Saturday, February 4 from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Tickets go on sale at the beginning of January.

MLK Jr. awards ceremonies planned locally

Dec 28, 2011
www.africawithin.com

Over 100 people and organizations will be recognized during awards ceremonies next month in honor of the late Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

MLK Jr. awards ceremonies planned locally

Dec 28, 2011
www.africawithin.com

Over 100 people and organizations will be recognized during awards ceremonies next month in honor of the late Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

MLK Jr. awards ceremonies planned locally

Dec 28, 2011
www.africawithin.com

Over 100 people and organizations will be recognized during awards ceremonies next month in honor of the late Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Singing a joyful tune

Dec 21, 2011
Cindy Roller

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

Winner announced in Blue Recycling Cart Contest

Dec 21, 2011

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.

Louisville Courier-Journal

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

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.

Don’t be left in the dark during severe weather

Dec 15, 2011
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.

Kiwanis Club hopes for final boost in donations

Dec 13, 2011

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.

50 Year Club celebrates past, tradition

Dec 12, 2011
Flickr: A&M-Commerce

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

GMA HAS A NEW WEBSITE

Dec 11, 2011

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

 

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

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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