KUT Morning Newspod October 14, 2011
Funeral Services Friday for San Antonio Marine
Family and friends are gathering Friday for the funeral of a Marine from San Antonio. Texas Public Radio’s Eileen Pace has more on Lance Cpl. Benjamin Whetstone Schmidt’s life on today’s Newspod.
Governor Perry Focusing on Energy
Texas Governor Rick Perry is set to unveil his jobs plan Friday. It’s expected to be strongly tied to U.S. energy production. KUT’s Mose Buchele looks back at the GOP hopeful’s handling of energy policy right here in Texas.
AISD Public Meeting on School Overcrowding
The Austin Independent School District is going to address overcrowding at North Central Austin schools during a public meeting Saturday. This is part of the district’s planning for how facilities should be used during the 2012-2013 school year. The Board will vote on a plan for that year this December. Saturday’s meeting is from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Dobie Middle School cafeteria.