Borderline with Gary Borders

Friday at 7:35 a.m.

Each week Gary will offer up a variety of observations and personal experience is a highly engaging commentary from East Texas.

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Fri September 20, 2013
Commentary

Gary Borders: First-year teachers need some give-and-take

Commentator Gary Borders is back in the classroom 40 years after taking night classes at Kilgore College. This time he's teaching journalism students, which is familiar territory for the career journalist and publisher. But as a first-year teacher, he's humbled by the challenge and just getting his feet on the ground.

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Fri September 13, 2013
Commentary

Gary Borders: Remembering quintessential newspaperman Bill Martin

Commentator Gary Borders pays tribute to a late newspaper publisher who was happiest when he heard the press rumble under his feet.

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Fri September 6, 2013
Commentary

Gary Borders: College football powerhouses should bankroll their athletes

Credit whitfieldqb.com

Commentator Gary Borders presents his case as to why it's time for college football players to get on the payroll at their universities. He says college football powerhouses rake in major dividends from their performance on the gridiron, and the players on the field deserve a cut.

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Fri August 30, 2013
Commentary

Gary Borders: Gravitating to the forest is human nature

A view from Cannon Mountain in New Hampshire's White Mountains -- a favorite destination for hikers.
Credit Gary Borders

Commentator Gary Borders takes us into the woods to explore his favorite hiking spots of his childhood and today.

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Fri August 23, 2013
Commentary

Gary Borders: A house guest bookworm is always welcome

We all have memorable house guests from time to time. Commentator Gary Borders has this appreciation for his 8-year-old nephew who arrived with an armload of ambitious reading material, which could be a sign of a budding bibliophile.

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