4. Radio and Television
The Department of Mass Media, Communication, and Theatre is proud to have two radio stations and one television station on the campus of Texas A&M University-Commerce.
- KETR 88.9
KETR is an affiliate of American Public Radio, the Associated Press, the Texas Public Broadcasting Association, the Southern Educational Communication and the Texas Association of Broadcasters. With the assistance of Texas A&M University-Commerce students, KETR places strong emphasis on local news coverage, national and international public affairs, comprehensive severe weather information, cultural programming, and a great variety of music. KETR offers live programming on 88.9, live video streaming, and on demand programming through their website.
KETV produces television programs for and about Texas A&M University-Commerce and the Northeast Texas region. KETV is exclusively run by Texas A&M University-Commerce radio and television students. Past and current programs include Campus Chaos, Speak Up, Speak Out, Talk of the Town, Studio 122, and News Center 3, recently named one of the best student television broadcast news shows in Texas. KETV is not only offered on cable Channel 3 in Commerce but also is available through on demand programming on the KETV website.
KKOM, run by Texas A&M University-Commerce students, brings Northeast Texas the latest hits from the Top 40, Adult Contemporary, Rock and Urban charts, plus the top hits from the ‘60s to the ‘90s. In addition, KKOM provides the latest information about activities at A&M Commerce and up-to-the-minute weather. KKOM is found weekdays from 2-11 on cable channel 3 in Commerce and 24-hours-a-day on the web.