Local Interest

Pledge Drive
1:46 pm
Mon April 2, 2012

Ten Dollars a Month Makes All the Difference

This Saturday marks 37 years of broadcast excellence for KETR. 37 years of service to Northeast Texas; 37 years of football in the fall; 37 years of news, information and entertainment.

Help ensure another 37 years of great public radio for Northeast Texas. Pledge your support right now. Click here, or call 800-882-KETR (5387) and in just two short minutes, you can get back to your life knowing you've done your part to maintain this vital resource for our community.

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Severe Weather Information
3:25 am
Mon April 2, 2012

Weather threat for the region, 4/02/12

As severe weather develops for portions of our listening area, KETR intends to post information as it becomes available.

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Local Interest
2:13 pm
Wed March 28, 2012

Funeral services set for Francisco Melendez

Francisco Melendez

SULPHUR SPRINGS - The longtime Sulphur Springs city employee who died on the job last week will be laid to rest Thursday.

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Local Interest
12:48 pm
Fri March 23, 2012

Commission aims to bring films to Northeast Texas

Kari Kramer with camera
Luis Noble Cooper Review

COOPER - Since 2006, the Northeast Texas Regional Film Commission has been promoting movie production in the area, working to connect filmmakers with cities, landowners, business owners and local resources. 

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Local Interest
2:11 pm
Wed March 21, 2012

Greenville joins ART Region


GREENVILLE - The Greenville Chamber/Convention and Visitors Bureau has joined the ART Region of Texas.

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Road Closures
11:30 am
Tue March 20, 2012

Localized flooding leads to road closures

FM 1529 in Cooper
Cindy Roller The Cooper Review

Multiple roads were temporarily closed as of Tuesday morning in various parts of Northeast Texas, according to the Texas Department of Transportation Office in Paris.

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Local Interest
4:27 pm
Tue March 13, 2012

Spring blooms

KETR Correspondent and Cooper Review Editor Cindy Roller recently captured these images at City Park in Cooper.

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Passport Day
6:00 am
Wed March 7, 2012

Commerce Celebrates Passport Day in the USA

COMMERCE, TEXAS (March 5, 2012) -- The Commerce Public Library is hosting a special passport event in Commerce on Saturday, March 10, 2012 from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm to provide passport information to U.S. citizens and to accept passport applications.  The library is joining the Department of State in celebrating Passport Day in the USA 2012, a national passport acceptance and outreach event.

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Lions Take New York
11:26 am
Fri March 2, 2012

Dream becomes reality for student musicians

NEW YORK CITY, NY - For musicians, the idea of performing at world famous Carnegie Hall is a once in a lifetime opportunity.

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Local Interest
1:32 pm
Tue February 14, 2012

2-1-1: The Number to Know

A computer monitor, referenced by Executive Director Adam Teer, displays data from all the 211 call centers in Texas and is one the newest pieces of technology used by 211 Texas.

COOPER - Do you know what the number is to dial, when you don’t know who to call? It is 2-1-1.

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