Just like his listeners, Buddy Logan is first and foremost a lover of Texas Music. “I love real music written and sung by the same person. And story songs,” Buddy says. “The way a Robert Earl Keen or Chris Knight spin a story is pretty much unheard of now. It’s a shame more people don’t get to hear music of that caliber on radio much anymore.” And his infectious passion for the music oozes throughout Radio Texas, LIVE! It’s been a love affair since he first heard Pat Green’s “Carry On” in 2001.
East Texas Pastor Dies Saving Drowning Child in Costa Rica
On Christmas Day, an East Texas pastor died while rescuing a child who was drowning in Costa Rica.
Waco Prep School Refuses to Play Against a Juvenile Correctional Team — But It’s Not What …
There is a juvenile correctional facility in Gainesville, Texas, that houses and teaches teen-aged felony offenders. Like most high schools they have a mascot, the Tornadoes. But unlike most high schools, the student body is not allowed to leave the campus.
Texas Ranks High Among Most Affordable States to Live In
Good news my fellow Texans, we're livin' good. I mean, we all knew that, but it's always nice to read data that reinforces what we know to be absolutely true. The only states ranked better than the Lone Star State as most affordable states to live in: Kansas, our friends to the north,…
Smith County Fire Department Hits the Streets to Raise Money for West, Texas
Smith County Fire Departments will be participating in a "Fill the Helmet" fundraiser at intersections around Smith County all day Saturday. Their goal being raise money to aid the West, TX Fire Department. Earlier this week the small town of West was devastated by a fertilizer pla…
East Texas District Attorney and Wife Shot Multiple Times [UPDATED]
Documents in the slayings of a Texas district attorney and his wife indicate that the couple had been shot multiple times when they were found dead in their home in Forney, located just outside Dallas.
Mother Buys Son an iPhone — With an 18-Point Catch
What this Massachusetts mother did was awesome. We need more moms like her. Janell Hoffman's 13-year-old son wanted an iPhone for Christmas, and she thought he deserved it. But she didn't hand it over until he signed an 18-point agreement plan.
43-Year-Old Man Bullies 10-Year-Old Girl With Cerebral Palsy [VIDEO]
There is no way of explaining yourself out of this. A 43-year-old Ohio man is facing one month of jail time after he is caught on video teasing Hope Holcomb, a 10-year-old girl with cerebral palsy. The man, William Bailey, is setting a horrible example for his 9-year-old son, who is also seen in the…
Was Diane Sawyer Drunk During Election Coverage? [POLL]
Based on my Facebook news feed, not many Texans are happy this morning. But I think we can all agree two great things happened last night: 1. Smith County residents voted overwhelmingly in favor to legalize beer and wine sales for off-premise consumption within city limits. 2. It appeared Diane Sawy…
Six Flags’ Iconic Ride ‘Texas Chute Out’ Imploded [VIDEO]
One of Six Flags' most recognizable rides, the "Texas Chute Out," which has been a part of the Arlington Skyline since 1976, is no more.