Dr. Dale Funderburk, Texas A&M-Commerce economics professor, says with so many concerning stories in the news, one worrisome situation that's not getting the attention it deserves is the national debt.
Blacklands Cafe. Dr. Dale Funderburk, A&M-Commerce economics professor, is the guest. KETR, John Mark Dempsey.
Sharon Feldt of Sulphur Springs is the editor of the new "Fencepost" quarterly magazine, which features stories and photos about people and life in Northeast Texas. The full-color magazine is published in the Wood County town of Yantis. To subscribe to the quarterly magazine, call (832) 687-6617 or email Sharon@texfencepost.com.
Hunt County Master Gardener Byron Chitwood says it's time to prepare for late winter and early spring gardening. Byron says "new," or red, potatoes can be planted starting around mid-February, and now is a good time to begin preparing the gardening plots. A copy of Byron's tips is available on the Blacklands Cafe Facebook page.
Sharline Freeman, executive director of the Northeast Texas Children's Museum in Commerce, relates plans for the 10th annual "Daddy-Daughter Dance" at 6 p.m. Saturday (February 2). Also, in February the Children's Museum will present the "Weird Science Program" for fifth graders.