Sam Malone http://redriverradio.org en Gary Borders: Back in the day, dead snake photos could sell papers http://redriverradio.org/post/gary-borders-back-day-dead-snake-photos-could-sell-papers <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18px;">Commentator Gary Borders enjoys combing through the archives of small-town newspapers. He explores the curious tradition of dead snake photos making their way into the pages of East Texas newspapers.</span></p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:35:54 +0000 Gary Borders 42733 at http://redriverradio.org Gary Borders: Back in the day, dead snake photos could sell papers Gary Borders: Words and stories sketch a portrait of home http://redriverradio.org/post/gary-borders-words-and-stories-sketch-portrait-home <p>Commentator Gary Borders longs for some originality on the streets of America. So he’s turned to language.&nbsp; What you say and do may tell a lot about where you call home.</p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 12:35:13 +0000 Gary Borders 42391 at http://redriverradio.org Gary Borders: Words and stories sketch a portrait of home Gary Borders: Late San Augustine newspaperman kept tabs on his Texas soil http://redriverradio.org/post/gary-borders-late-san-augustine-newspaperman-kept-tabs-his-texas-soil <p>Just ahead of Texas Independence Day, commentator Gary Borders introduces us to history buff and renegade newspaperman Sam Malone, who edited The Rambler in San Augustine.&nbsp;The Rambler ended its run in 1988. Today, The Sabine County Reporter and Rambler continues weekly circulation. It's published in neighboring Hemphill, Texas.</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 13:35:00 +0000 Gary Borders 40753 at http://redriverradio.org Gary Borders: Late San Augustine newspaperman kept tabs on his Texas soil Gary Borders: On teaching press box journalism http://redriverradio.org/post/gary-borders-teaching-press-box-journalism <p>For the first time in more than two decades, Commentator Gary Borders covered a football game. But he wasn't filing a story on deadline. He was showing his journalism students how to function in the press box, minus the whiskey shots downed by the sportswriters of yesteryear.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 12:47:29 +0000 Gary Borders 35616 at http://redriverradio.org Gary Borders: On teaching press box journalism Gary Borders: Snakes in a newspaper has many sequels http://redriverradio.org/post/gary-borders-snakes-newspaper-has-many-sequels <p>Gary Borders, our resident snake photo enthusiast, explores the curious tradition of dead-snake photos making their way into the pages of East Texas newspapers.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 12:35:00 +0000 Gary Borders 29425 at http://redriverradio.org Gary Borders: Snakes in a newspaper has many sequels