Local Shows

Outdoors with Luke Clayton
11:30 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Catching open-water-schooling fish with live bait

Guide Kevin McCullough with Conner Zimmerman, left, and Jack Zimmerman and a couple of good eating white bass.
Luke Clayton

This week, join Luke as he travels to Lake Lewisville and learn some fish catching tips from live bait specialist guide Kevin McCullough. 

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The Grin-N-Bearit Show
2:23 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

The Great Depression pushed many to great risk

Grin-N-Bearit recording one of their original songs.
M. Meinke

In the grips of the Depression, times were very tough for the country in 1931. Farmers were offered a fraction of the worth for their goods, and some found no other option to make ends meet than home-brewed white lightning.

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Movie Picks with Alice Reese
7:57 am
Fri August 9, 2013

'Planes' ready for take off onto the big screen

KETR

Summer is almost over, but movie theaters around the world are still buzzing with new movies, including the newest movie from Disney, Planes.

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Outdoors With Luke Clayton
1:24 pm
Thu August 8, 2013

Shooting outdoors...with a video camera

Big Buck and Bass Logo
www.bigbuckandbass.com

Luke chats with area hunting, fishing and video expert Robert Blackstock from Big Buck and Bass (B3) for some tips on shooting video of outdoor excursions.

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Mary Clark Traveler
1:04 pm
Thu August 8, 2013

Boston local shows Mary the sights

Swan boats float along the lake at the Boston Public Garden
Mary Clark (thetravelinggene.blogspot.com)

When visiting new cities, it always helps to have a local guide to show you around.

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The President's Perspective
11:59 am
Wed August 7, 2013

Looking back on '12-'13, ahead to '13-'14

Dr. Mary Hendrix is the guest for today's program
Texas A&M University-Commerce

"We've really set as our goal to be the University that cares," says Dr. Mary Hendrix, Vice President for Student Access and Success at Texas A&M University-Commerce.

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Outdoors With Luke Clayton
12:00 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Catfish are biting at Lake Fork

Seth Vanover shows off a nice catch

This week, Luke visits with a local fishing guide, and learns the current pro tactics for catching catfish during the dog days of summer.

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Mary Clark Traveler
9:00 am
Tue July 30, 2013

Prague and Vienna audiences adore classical concerts

Box seats inside the Prague State Opera House in The Czech Republic
Mary Clark (thetravelinggene.blogspot.com)

Mary had a chance to witness performances of the Don Quixote opera, and Franz Schubert's Mass In G Major during a trip to Europe.

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Outdoors with Luke Clayton
11:21 am
Wed July 24, 2013

Dangerous game: San Mateo Fighting Bull

Dennis Erskine hunting the San Mateo fighting bull
Luke Clayton

Professional hunter Dennis Erskine joins Luke to talk about hunting dangerous game.

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Outdoors with Luke Clayton
11:14 am
Wed July 17, 2013

Operation Game Thief stops poachers

This week, Luke visits with Bob Harper, a director with Texas' highly successful Operation Game Thief. 

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Mary Clark Traveler
9:00 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Germany, Then and Now

Tourists pose for pictures with pseudo "soldiers" at Checkpoint Charlie
Mary Clark (thetravelinggene.blogspot.com)

Mary revisits Germany after 40 years since her first voyage, and finds a country still rebuilding and healing.

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Movie Picks with Alice Reese
2:32 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

Hammer, Depp team up in 'The Lone Ranger'

KETR

Johnny Depp can now add "quick-thinking Native American" to his vast list of characters he has played as he joins Armie Hammer in the newest screen adaption of the long-adored radio and TV show The Lone Ranger.

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Texas Scribes
8:18 am
Fri July 5, 2013

Go Down Looking: Changes at home

Jim Ainsworth of Commerce, author of "Go Down Looking."
provided photo

This week's program features an excerpt from “Go Down Looking,” a novel by Jim Ainsworth of Commerce.

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The President's Perspective
3:54 pm
Wed July 3, 2013

Jones on tuition bonds: 'There's still hope'

Texas Legislative Council

Last month, Dr. Jones discussed with our audience the fact that while the Texas legislature had failed to pass bills that would allow state universities to construct new academic buildings, there was a chance that the first special session would finalize the deal. It did not.

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Outdoors with Luke Clayton
11:25 am
Wed July 3, 2013

Live bait for the largemouth?

Guide Seth Vanover
Luke Clayton

Live bait fishing for largemouth bass has long been a controversial subject for many. 

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