Commerce Mayor Dr. John Ballotti discusses plans for sidewalk repairs in downtown Commerce, progress on the Municipal Airport improvement project, and the renaming of the Norris Community Center as the Ann and Harry Champion Community Center.
Blacklands Cafe. Commerce Mayor Dr. John Ballotti is the guest. KETR, John Mark Dempsey.
Hunt County Historical Commission chairman Carol Taylor reviews the events of local history 100 years ago, and is now starting a review of the year 1915. With one more look back at 1914, Carol relates the story of the construction of Commerce's railroad roundhouse. The Historical Commission begins its new year with a meeting at 7 p.m., Thursday, January 22.
Commerce general practitioner Dr. Rick Selvaggi discusses new guidelines on the pneumonia vaccine. And the television commercials tell us to ask our physician about the shingles vaccine -- so we ask Dr. Rick about it.
Hunt County Historical Commission chairman Carol Taylor has spent the year looking back at 1914, 100 years ago, and shares her reflections. One of the events of 1914 was the Christmas Truce during World War I, when British and German troops spontaneously laid down their arms and enjoyed each others' company for the day. A British food store chain, Sainsbury's, has produced a commercial commemorating the event.