Cordell Beacon Editor Zonelle Rainbolt was unable to join us, so we read the headlines form this week's edition ourselves.
A recap of last night's CMA Awards revealed that Brad and Carrie did well as hosts, the dress code for males apparently called for black t-shirts and baseball caps, and Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney are now two of the veterans of country music.
Brittney Hucks with the American Red Cross in Central Oklahoma is in Long Island right now helpin in the wake of Hurrican Sandy. We spoke to her over the phone about the relief efforts going on, what she's seen, and how to contribute financially to the Red Cross.
Finally, after three weeks, Zina Jernigan of Elk City solved the mystery of Common Thread. She used the hint in the Penny News to tell us that "time" was what the three country music clips had in common.