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Bob Wills Festival Is Friday & Saturday (Oct. 29-30) In Greenville

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Pud Kearns with Housewarmers of Greenville relates plans for the Bob Wills Fiddle Festival and Concert Friday night and Saturday in downtown Greenville. Attractions this year include performances Saturday night in the Greenville Municipal Auditorium by Bob Wills' Texas Playboys under the direction of Jason Roberts and Ben and Noel Haggard in a tribute to their father, Merle Haggard.

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Dr. John Mark Dempsey is an associate professor of radio-television at A&M-Commerce, part of the department of Literature and Languages. He works part-time as a news announcer-producer for the Texas State Network in Dallas. Dr. Dempsey was the first student to broadcast on KETR back in 1975 and was also the first person to broadcast Commerce Tigers football on the station (as a student.)