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Local Interest

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

Commerce Cable Channel 3 moves to 95.2, 95.3 or 95.4

Nov 21, 2011

COMMERCE - After more than 35 years, the government-access channel on Commerce cable television has been moved from channel 3 to digital channels 95.2, 95.3 or 95.4, depending on the make of the set.

COOPER - The Hope House in Cooper might be a tiny 240-square foot building, but it doesn’t lack in hope – or love.

GREENVILLE - Supporters of Mary of Puddin Hill in Greenville can again shop at the legendary store five months after the business closed its doors.

University Community Update, November 15, 2011

Nov 15, 2011

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce President Dr. Dan Jones on Tuesday informed faculty and staff of the latest enrollment numbers, A&M System Board of Regent activity, new faculty solicitations and future planning. Listen to the complete address.

Planned Veterans Memorial in Paris, www.rrvvm.com

PARIS - Strong military support by families, school children and teachers were on display at Saturday’s USA Show in Paris.

Jennifer Terry of Euless didn’t realize when she chose to give birth to her son, Jaxson, she was choosing life – a life for herself.

A&M-Commerce Flickr

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce invites veterans, their families and community members to campus Nov. 2-5 to celebrate the 20th anniversary celebration of the Veteran’s Vigil.

COMMERCE — Texas A&M University-Commerce invites veterans, their families and community members to campus Nov. 2-5 to celebrate the 20th anniversary celebration of the Veteran’s Vigil.

Halloween is always fun for young folks and older folks alike! Check out some of the Halloween festivities going on here in Northeast Texas!

Today is Homecoming for A&M-Commerce, with activities scheduled all day.  KETR will be set up at the Tailgate Party that starts at 11am east of the new Music Building.  The party lasts until 2pm and live coverage of the game vs Angelo State begins at 1:30pm with JP Heath and Brock Callaway.

Come join us for the party and bring your radios to tune in to 88.9 KETR during the game!

A&M-C Writers Guild prepares for fall course

Oct 21, 2011

COMMERCE - A six-week, non-credit writing class sponsored by the Silver Leos Writers Guild at Texas A&M University-Commerce begins Monday.

Local jazz connoisseur, former KETR volunteer dies

Oct 19, 2011

CAMPBELL - Longtime on-air jazz personality and KETR volunteer Bruce Tater passed away October 17. He was 83.

The annual Miss Hunt County and Miss Hunt County’s Outstanding Teen Pageant is less than two weeks away and the call is going out for young women throughout the area to compete for the titles and scholarships.

Don’t Put Us Out to Pasture Yet: By Jody McIntier

Oct 18, 2011

WOLFE CITY - Working in animal rescue you get to see the good and bad of all breeds and ages of dogs and cats. 

GREENVILLE - Staff members from the Vista Care Hospice office collected approximately 233 pounds of food donations throughout August as part of an annual national food drive led by its parent company, Gentiva Health Services, Inc.

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