Bosque County Blast for March 1, 2021

Listen in for a can’t-miss episode full of local news from Clifton, Meridian, Valley Mills and beyond. For our feature stories today, we take a look at a new tip line at the Bosque County Sheriff’s Office, and a contract with Coryell County. Listen in for an interview with a local couple that are now engaged after a visit to the Red Caboose Winery and Vineyards in Meridian. You’ll hear from local Lions at the Clifton Lions Club Pancake Supper, and why it’s important to the community and Bosque County. Last but certainly not least, Coach Jared Shafer of Iredell ISD and the Lady Dragons traveled to the UIL Girls Basketball semi-final tournament and made school history in the process. Listen in for news the arrival of baby chicks at Clifton Feed and Service, events, and your local arrest report.

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Bosque County Blast for February 22, 2021

We’ve put together an episode featuring residents across Bosque County on how they battled the winter storm. For our feature stories today, you’ll hear from Iredell residents that worked hard to band together and overcome adversity during the arctic blast. We’ve got a special segment on a Carter Blood Care Drive in Clifton, and how giving blood can land you free tickets to the Cliftex Theater. We talked to Brett Voss of the Meridian Parks & Recreation Department about the upcoming Chili Cookoff planned this year, a segment to recurring with a growing roster of planned activities and events for the whole family. You’ll also hear heartwarming stories of families that weathered the storm at Uncle Gus’ Marina and Resort, and the extreme generosity they experience during their unplanned stays. Listen in for local events, your arrest report from the Bosque County Sheriff’s Office and specials across Bosque. Look below for some beautiful photos of Uncle Gus’ Marina and Resort, as shot by Gerald Crawford.

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Bosque County Blast for January 18, 2021

In this episode, we take a look at local events at the Corner Drug Cafe, Red Caboose Winery and Distillery, and feature some key information from Bosque County locals. You’ll hear about the Healthy Kids Running Series and a heartwarming story about how it came to Clifton. We also talk to local Horticulturist Michelle Morris about what you can do to get your spring garden beds ready, and even discusses developments with the Meridian EDC and River Street Roost. Listen for your local arrest report and more going on around Bosque County.

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Bosque County Blast for January 14, 2021

In this episode, we talk to Angela Smith of Clifton Main Street about road repair and how the City of Clifton is funding it. We also caught up with Morgan VFD, West Shore VFD, and Clifton VFD about how to become a firefighter, the process, and why it’s important. Listen in for an update on the movie set to take place this Saturday at the John A. Lomax Amphitheater in Meridian, put on by Meridian Parks & Recreation. We also include local news at the Bosque Arts Center, Uncle Gus’ Marina and Resort, an event provided by Whitehaven Canine to support Bosque Animal Rescue Kennels, and more. Last but certainly not least, we spoke with Sheriff Trace Hendricks about his first week, inmate transfers from Hamilton County, and the status of the Bosque County Sheriff’s Office. Listen in for your News Blast Podcast.

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Bosque County Blast for January 11, 2021

In this episode, we talk to a Meridian local that recently returned to town to open a brick-and-mortar location. We also take a look at upcoming events in the county, with a Chili Cook-Off and, a special program at a local library, Trade Days at Uncle Gus’ Marina and Resort, and more. Listen in for your local arrest report and our wrap-up of the Snow Day yesterday in Bosque County.

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Bosque County Blast For January 8, 2021

In this episode, we talk to Chief Mark Leger of the Clifton Police Department, visit with Deb Tolman of the Silo Project just outside Clifton, and discuss local basketball action in Bosque. We also take a look at some events and offers from businesses around the county.

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Bosque County Blast for January 5, 2021

In this episode, we cover the Bosque County Swearing-In Ceremony held January 1, the Big Buck Contest, and big things happening at bark. Listen in for your News Blast Podcast.

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Bosque County Blast for December 14, 2020

In this episode, we talk to Megan Major about a special raffle for a local family that has recently suffered a great loss. Find out what she and others are doing as part of the 219 Artisan Market to help them. We also speak to Chelsea Dorward of the Bosque County – Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service Office about a big volunteer recognition happening this evening. Listen for your local arrest report, county events, and the arrival of Santa at a fun-filled visit at Uncle Gus’ Marina and Resort.

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Bosque County Blast for December 11, 2020

In this episode, we take a look at an act of charity from a Clifton man and his son towards the Clifton Volunteer Fire Department and Clifton Police Department. We’ll take a look at some local events coming up this weekend at Uncle Gus’ Marina and Resort, with Meridian Parks & Rec, a Christmas Parade in Iredell and more. We talk to Owner Gary McKibben of the Red Caboose Winery about new drinks a-brewing, and talk to Michael Houston about catfishing on Lake Whitney. Listen in for your local news around Bosque County.

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Bosque County Blast for December 7, 2020

In this episode, we talk to Steve Demaree of the Leah Demaree Douglas Imagination Foundation about the importance of early reading in Bosque County, and how parents can benefit from the program. We also highlight some local events, your Bosque County Arrest Report, and the giving spirits of the Bosque County Child Welfare Board. Last, we’ll have some fun with the Clifton Chamber of Commerce and Meridian Chamber of Commerce for their annual Christmas Parades. Listine in for your news blast podcast.

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