Cindy Roller has been corresponding for Delta County with KETR for seven years in addition to being Editor for the Cooper Review. She enjoys the learning experience radio broadcasting has given her.
In her lifelong career in journalism she has worked in all aspects of print media from writing, photography, page design to seeing readers’ smiles when delivering the newspapers.
Moving from Editor of The Twin Cities News in West Texas, she started in Northeast Texas as the Sports Writer/Photographer for the Sulphur Springs News-Telegram before finding her way back to a weekly paper, the Cooper Review. Her intrigue in 88.9 KETR started with a live radio remote interviewing the famed milkshake maker Mabel Wheat of Miller’s Ole Soda Fountain on the corner of the Square in Cooper.
She covers a wide variety of news, weather, and sports. Some of her top headlining stories over the years include coverage of the new elevation record at Cooper Lake, construction/expansion of State Highway 24, $6 Million Marijuana Production on Cooper WMA, local elections, Cooper Fire Department’s new Engine 31, several manhunts, and Cooper Bulldog football. Her work has garnered her yearly recognition and awards from the Texas Press Association.
She is active in the community serving as the Delta County Chamber of Commerce Board President, member of the Delta County Economic Development Corporation, as Secretary/Reporter for the Lions Club, public information officer for Delta County Emergency Management.
As always, she looks forward to hearing from listeners!