Horse-Loving Equesters Are Headed To Deep Ellum’s Bomb Factory For The Equest After Dark Gala

Hold your horses! The annual Equest gala has galloped over to a new venue for the Friday, April 20, fundraiser. Perhaps it was the bus rides that guests had to take to Texas Horse Park. Or, perhaps it was last year's very threatening weather that forced the organizers to postpone it a day. Whatever! Who cares? The news is that the hoedown Equest After Dark Gala will be held … [Read more...]

Not Even A Rainy-Day Delay Could Put The Whoa For The Equesters Galloping Ahead From Their “Field Of Dreams” Gala

One thing is for sure. Those horse-loving Equest folks are flexible. When radar showed threatening weather storming into North Texas for Saturday, April 29th's Equest Gala at Texas Horse Park, cool minds ruled, coordinated with vendors, sponsors, guests and the ponies and moved the whole kit-and-kaboodle to the next day. Here's a report from the "field of … [Read more...]

MySweet2017Goals: Jody Dean

According to 98.7 KLUV's The Morning Team ringmaster Jody Dean, "Just found out my first grandchild is due in April. A little girl. My goal is to not turn into a complete mush." … [Read more...]

The Two-Day “Christmas Is For Children Radiothon” Resulted In A Record-Breaking $1,262,704 For Children’s Health

KLUV’s Jody Dean seemed to put an extra "oomph” in this year's two-day "Christmas is for Children Radiothon." Perhaps it was because he will have his first granddaughter born this April. And that “oomph” on Thursday, December 8, and Friday, December 9, at Children’s Medical Center resulted in a record-breaking sweet deal — a check for $1,262,704 for Children's … [Read more...]

JUST IN: 2016 Radiothon Breaks A Record For Children’s With A Whopping $1,262,704

Well, dang it. All those hours and heart-wrenching stories for the past two days on Children's Medical Center's Radiothon made an impression and fueled future life-saving stories. And you came through big time! Children's Medical Center Foundation bean counters put their abacuses together  with CBS's KLUV, KRLD and La Grande accountants and reported that a whopping … [Read more...]