Dr. Kent Montgomery, head of the Physics and Astronomy department at Texas A&M-Commerce, says it is a particularly good time to be viewing Mars in the southwest sky this month (Februrary 2021), but Mars will continue to be very visible through the spring. Dr.
Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville relates a number of Valentine's weekend events in Greenville, including all-day activities at the Uptown Forum in downtown Greenville on Saturday, and a performance by the Glenn Miller Orchestra at the Texan Theater on Sunday. Also, Women in Need is holding a virtual "Chocolate Indulgence" event through Valentine's Day.
Northeast Texas economist Dr. Dale Funderburk reflects on a story that Texas has moved up to the ninth greatest economy in the world, comparing the state to countries. Texas moved ahead of Canada and South Korea, in the new report.
Autumn Johnson, director of Campus Recreation at Texas A&M-Commerce, reflects on an article on the benefits of exercise that says, even if you do less than the minimum recommended amount of exercise, it still does good for you. It can also help with your mental well-being and sleep, among other benefits.