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 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's some photos from the event, in case you weren't able to make it out.
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...
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.
Bird Jokes For Every Occasion
We've all been there. You're out with friends, and everyone starts throwing out their favorite bird jokes. You try to play it cool, but pretty soon everyone will notice your lack of contribution. Once that happens, it's basically impossible to fight through the social anxiety to come up with some original aviary humor...
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 five people to leave a comment on this post will win a free entry voucher...
Monarch or Painted Lady? How to Spot Impostors
The beautiful and massive Monarch Butterfly is the official state butterfly of Texas. How can you spot impostor Monarchs?
Apple Unveils Two New iPhones for 2017
Apple announced its newest line-up of products in a (way too long) 2-hour presentation Tuesday morning, which was held in the brand new Steve Jobs Theater. While the presentation also showed off new developments for the Apple Watch and Apple TV product lines, the real highlight of the event was the newest additions for the iPhone...