3-Letter Calls For RadioCall letters for radio go back to the days of telegraphy, when operators would identify each other with just a few characters.
Remembering The DNC From 1968I don't typically cover politics for obvious reasons, but this month's conventions made me think about the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago and some of the TV history that it made.
Booker T. & The M.G.'sFormed in Memphis, the group was the house band for Stax Records. The group backed up some successful singers such as Wilson Pickett and Otis Redding.
Mavericks Summer League Games Are Back!Want to see the potential up-and-coming stars for the Mavericks? No problem! Just tune to TXA 21 starting this month for the 2016 Summer League Games. This year's games are being played in Orlando and Las Vegas.
The May MailbagQuestions about weather, wardrobe and programming. We get a lot of email and letters from our television viewers, and it's time to answer some of the most popular questions.
Radio: The Theatre Of The MindYou may have seen old black and white photographs of people gathered around a radio after dinner to listen to their favorite show, whether it was a comedy, mystery, drama or even a western.
Ken Foote's Radio TV Files: The Top 10 Hits Of 19691969 was the year President Richard M. Nixon took office. The Vietnam War was still going on with almost 500,000 men there, with Nixon’s “Vietnamization” plan on the way.
CBS 11 & TXA 21 Programming Notes For ThanksgivingFrom our family to yours, we hope that you have a safe and happy Thanksgiving weekend. Check out these special programming notes for the holiday that will affect both CBS 11 and TXA 21.
In Memoriam: Bob Morrison & Dick WheelerThe DFW media market lost two veteran newsmen within the last two weeks, both of whom I listened to as a kid growing up in Dallas in the 60’s.
50 Of My Favorite Summer Songs Of All TimeThis week’s blog lists 50 of the greatest pop summer songs of all time, according to Ken Foote.
The Top 10 Hits Of 1980It’s time again to relive and countdown the 10 most popular songs in America from 1980 as determined by Billboard Magazine.
The Top 10 Songs Of 1975We're looking back to 1975, and the 10 most popular songs in the nation! It was quite a year. The Vietnam War ended and President Ford had only been in office for a few months.