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Porter Randall & The Texas State Network

TSN is the oldest and largest state radio network in the country with 138 affiliates in Texas. Porter Randall was a radio legend on TSN in the 60s.

08/11/2014

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CBS 11/TXA 21 Programming Changes For Thursday, August 7

This Thursday, CBS 11 is excited to air the first Dallas Cowboys Preseason game of the 2014 season. We hope Cowboys fans will enjoy the game! Regular CBS programming will be available on TXA 21.

08/07/2014

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Cowboys Preseason Football Is Back

For the 15th consecutive year, CBS 11 (along with TXA 21) will again be the home and flagship station for Cowboys preseason football starting on Thursday of this week.

08/04/2014

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A Look Back At Actor Bill Daily’s Career

Bill Daily was one of the most likable, good-looking and witty supporting role actors on TV during the 1960s and 70s. But he started as a musician in clubs around the Midwest.

08/01/2014

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My Top 10 All-Time Radio Disc Jockeys, Part 2

You know, there are so many good radio DJs around our area and abroad (including overseas) so here is another list of my ten favorite radio disc jockeys of all time.

07/22/2014

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Best Television Medical Dramas

Over the last couple of months I have had some close loved ones in and out of the hospital. But now that everyone is doing better, it reminded me of the great TV medical dramas.

07/10/2014

Ken Foote

Radio Music Director For A Day

I love radio. So, if I could be a radio music director for one day, and could schedule music on a greatest hits station like KLUV-FM, here is my list of what I would play.

07/02/2014

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My Top 10 Radio Disc Jockeys Of All Time

This one is about my personal vote for 10 of the best radio disc jockeys over a 40-50 year period. Certainly it is not all inclusive and doesn’t list all of my favorites

06/30/2014

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Synergies Between Radio, Records, TV & Film

Ken Foote is program director for CBS 11 & TXA 21.

06/26/2014

Old TV Ken Foote Radio TV Files

Character Actor Ronnie Schell

Ronnie Schell was one of those entertainers who had multiple skills. He had intended to be a professional baseball player before starting his career as a comedian.

06/22/2014

Actors Robert Reed and Florence Henderson stand in a hotel lobby with their television family in a still from the TV series "The Brady Bunch," circa 1969. (credit: Paramount Television/Courtesy of Getty Images)

My Top 10 Favorite Television Dads

Who are your favorite television dads? As we approach Father’s Day on June 15, here are those television fathers who bring me some of the most fond memories.

06/11/2014

Michael Landon as Little Joe, Lorne Greene as Ben Cartwright and Dan Blocker as Hoss in the television series "Bonanza." (credit: Republic Pictures via Getty Images)

The TV Westerns Return To TXA 21

We are so delighted to tell you that, for a limited time, TXA 21 will be airing some of the best network television westerns from the golden age, including “Bonanza” and “Gunsmoke.”

06/05/2014