Drivers' Top Pick Remains Radio By A Mile
Monday, 02 March 2015 10:37
The traditional car radio, long a fixture of the dashboard, remains the king of the road. That's according to new Ipsos* research being released today. It reveals 84% of Americans still regularly listen to broadcast radio while driving, showing that traditional radio remains firmly in place as the most-used in-car medium.
*Ipsos is a global independent market research company ranking third worldwide among research firms.
Fire Crews Extinguish Weekend Grass Fire
Monday, 02 March 2015 10:28
A grass fire near the German Settlement Road prompted response by the Valentine Volunteer Fire Department and Kilgore Volunteer Fire Department on Saturday afternoon around 2pm. According to Valentine Fire Chief Engels, a cutting torch sparked the blaze, which burned approximately 3 acres as well as the edge of a tree grove at the Duane Porath place. No structures were reported damaged. Fire crews were on scene for approximately 90 minutes extinguishing the fire.