My name is Eric Coley, a Houston native who spent many of my formative years in Temple. I love books, television, and most other forms of media. I co-host an NBA podcast called Texas Tip-Off and am thrilled to be a part of Townsquare Media.
Check Out This Custom Les Paul From A Little Joe and Willie Nelson Video
In 2003, Little Joe, the Tejano music legend from Temple, recorded a video for the song "You Belong To My Heart" with Willie Nelson in Austin. His guitarist, Thomas Cruz, had a custom Les Paul made for the video. That was 15 years ago. The guitar was put away and went unplayed for all that time...
‘On the Dock’ Reflects on the History of Belton Lake
The construction of the Belton Dam was a very important event for our part of Central Texas. Thanks to a question from Raymond, a regular caller to our sister station, KTEM, the "On the Dock' team took the time to reflect on what's changed since Belton Lake was introduced...
Check Out These Photos from the 99th Belton 4th of July Parade
Belton held their 99th annual 4th of July Parade. Here're some photos from the event, in case you weren't able to make it out. Also, be sure to visit the KTEM Facebook page to see more of the parade from our livestream video.
Ervin’s Fried Chicken is Back in Temple
Ervin’s Fried Chicken, an old favorite, is back in Temple in the form of a food truck. They’re having a soft opening today at 402 W. Zenith Ave. (next to Jefferson Elementary school and across from the 7-11). They'll be there until 3pm or until they run out so there’s still time to get over there...
Thornton Elementary Hosts 2nd Annual Color Run
Yesterday, Thornton Elementary hosted its second annual color run. This was the school's first year in its new building. Thanks to Linda Tyson and everyone else involved in organizing the event!
What’s Better Than Cheap Drinks? Free Drinks!
The Catch, a fast-casual seafood place in Temple, is offering free beer and margaritas 24/7.
[Album] Flowers of Texas
Springtime in Texas brings with it an explosion of color, as the various native wildflowers begin to make themselves seen. These flowers don't discriminate when it comes to where they'll grow. From rural fields and ranches to highway medians, the wildflowers of Texas find themselves at home...
Caprock Canyon and the Texas State Bison Herd
A few hundred miles West, the Caprock Escarpment separates the high mesa of the Llano Estacado from the rolling plains of Central Texas. This feature was created from wind and river erosion over millions of years, and is home to many canyon systems up and down the panhandle...
Jessica Walker Announces Candidacy for City Council Seat
Yesterday, Jessica Walker announced her decision to run for Temple City Council District 1. She and her husband, Bruce, own Lengefeld Lumber in Downtown Temple.
The Real Gun Show Coming This Weekend to Bell County Expo
Good news for all gun enthusiasts! This weekend, The Real Gun Show will be coming to the Bell County Expo Center. The event will be taking place from Jan 13-14th. The first three people to leave a comment on this post will win a free entry voucher...