Monthly Archives: June 2015

June 25th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Jarrod Sterrett

June 25th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Jarrod Sterrett

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Country and Western singer Jarrod Sterrett joins Mark and Kay to introduce a new song and talk of the best and worst aspects of being on a singing circuit. – By the way, go to www.jarrodsterrett.com to get info on Jarrod’s upcoming Texas Country Cruise departing Galveston Nov 16, 2015. Book passage by calling 1-800-764-7419 – Ext. 85891 Group # 6K9XX3. Too many numbers, but sure to be a lot of entertaining fun.


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  • The Mark and Cindy Show June 30th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – The Final Bow - Our discussion goes back to the visits of so many guests, and the coverage of so many events that have taken place on this the final live airing of the 20 month talk show series known as “The Mark and Cindy Show.” It was broadcast live from the Lonestar Internet Radio studio in downtown Conroe. […]
  • June 29th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Michael Player & Hillary Moore June 29th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Michael Player & Hillary Moore - Today, we have Mark and Cindy’s final guests before Mark takes his leave. Musical performers Michael Player and Hillary Moore charmed us with three super songs of the Country Western variety. Two original to each of them and then one duet of “When you say nothing at all.” Beautiful. Check out The Mark and Cindy […]
  • June 25th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Jarrod Sterrett June 25th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Jarrod Sterrett - Country and Western singer Jarrod Sterrett joins Mark and Kay to introduce a new song and talk of the best and worst aspects of being on a singing circuit. – By the way, go to http://www.jarrodsterrett.com to get info on Jarrod’s upcoming Texas Country Cruise departing Galveston Nov 16, 2015. Book passage by calling 1-800-764-7419 […]
  • June 24th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Devery Johnson & Luke Redus June 24th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Devery Johnson & Luke Redus - If you can listen to this and not want to go to the library afterwards, you’re probably perpetually inebriated. Devery Johnson, the outreach coordinator for Montgomery County Library System tells all. With Devery is Luke Redus (Read-us), the founder/director of Compassion United www.compassionunited.com a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide helpo and comfort for so […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show June 23rd, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show - Sam Houston was unable to visit today, but Denton Florian (Houston historian) was too. However Denton phoned in and told us of the goings on of Houston. Answered as many questions as we had time for… and Cindy had some doozies. And, no, I never seen a doozy. Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show June 22nd, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show - Mark and Cindy discuss weird stuff going on at county libraries. Like, Cosplay Costume with Worbla and the singing Zoologist. A call the library was necessary. Summer stuff, the Civil War and movies were also kicked around. Oh, and a Rodney Dangerfield impersonation. Sort of. Take a listen. Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s […]
  • June 18th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - MC BeeKeeper Association June 18th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – MC BeeKeeper Association - The topic is honey bees, and Chari and James Elam with the Montgomery County Beekeeper Association are the guests. http://www.mocobees.com  The importance of bees goes way beyond what you’re thinking. This is a funny and very informative show. You’ll be glad you listened. Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social Media Information and Watch/Listen […]
  • June 17th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - A Van for Adam June 17th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – A Van for Adam - Dennis O’Conner (actor/set builder and Conroe icon) and his friend Denise Deboldt (set designer) join Mark and Cindy for a light-hearted look at a horrible wreck that Dennis, his son (Adam), and (ex-wife) Barbara experienced. Dennis came out the worst, taking a good bash to the back of his head. He now wants to be […]
  • June 16th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Bea Rouse & Al Hayter June 16th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Bea Rouse & Al Hayter - Al Hayter, Bea Rouse (booster of all things Montgomery, TX) and Carley Crimin joined Mark to discuss more of the pros and cons of cruises. These people have been everywhere. — Where Cindy was today, was at a funeral for a dear friend, Naomi Paulus. Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social Media Information […]
  • June 15th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show June 15th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show - On Mark’s day back from his one month vacation, the talk was of Sea Cruises in general and Alaskan Tours in particular. Cindy dragged Lt. Bob Berry of the Conroe PD into a conversation about lawn enforcement and the media’s “portrayal” of bad looking encounters. Mark took up for the media, ‘cause he’s a misfit. […]
  • June 4th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show June 4th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show - Thursday June 4th: Richard Schissler is my cohost today and subjects we tore up were: 2300 STAAR Tests were lost on the way to Austin from the HISD district…Retest? Not fair? Rodney Pool, when you look up Conroe Texas, his picture appears, Rodney let’s us in on what’s happening…Country Western Singer, Jarrod Sterrett stops by […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show June 3rd, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Bob Smiley - Our special guest co host, Comedian Bob Smiley,is in the house..Bob introduces us to the exciting new app “Periscope” coolest thing I’ve ever seen, listen to how you can use this for making your own show..Hey has anyone ever said to you, “You are so funny you should do stand up!”…did you take them seriously? […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show irlonestar June 2nd, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show - The episode your about to enjoy is the Dick and Cindy show.. I am flying solo since Mark is still on sabbatical and You all know Dick Schissler, our fearless leader and engineer of the show will be interjecting his opinion and challenging me on these subjects: “Call me Caitlyn”, the TSA, NSA, What is […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show June 1st, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Bob Smiley - What’s so funny about Monday mornings? Comedian Bob Smiley on the Mark and Cindy show, Bob has been filling in for Mark while he’s away, Bob is an amazing stand up comedian who lives in the area and has blessed us with his talent and very strange take on the news of the day! Shea […]
  • May 27th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Bob Smiley/John Crist - It was a near perfect day in downtown Conroe for Monday’s show. Talk was of weekend activities including the BBQ cook off at the Fair, a trip to the movie that turned into an adventure for Cindy and husband Sam, and an example of how not to address a grievance with a car towing company… […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show May 26th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Bob Smiley - Comedian Bob Smiley is our special guest host filling in for Mark Hayter (still on Sabbatical). Bob leaves no funny stone unturned …from dealing with the Rockets in the playoffs to how to handle adoring fans…that did not apply to Mark and I only Bob…Christian Comedian, Chris Rossetti, from San Francisco called in to keep […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show May 20th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Bob Smiley/John Branyan/Daren Streblow - Comedian, Bob Smiley Part 2 is in the studio as special co-host. It was a Comicpalooza today on the M&C show with Bob having two of his famous Christian Comedian friends to call in and perpetuate the chaos. John Branyan from Indiana and Daren Streblow out of Minnesota gave our listening audience a behind the […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show May 19th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Bob Smiley - Comedian, Bob Smiley Part ! of 2 days co-hosting with Cindy…They listen to parts of Bob’s new CD “Mullets on Fire”… Bob comments on news of the day finding the funny side of all the serious commentary on the news…no one escapes his fiery interpretation of the insane actions of characters in his world…Hilarious!!! enjoy! […]
  • May 18th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Bob Smiley May 18th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Bob Smiley - Cindy opens the show on the open road, Barreling down I-45 in a thunderstorm, it wasn’t because she was doing a traffic report or weather report she was just late, so listen how she tries to get out of this one…Lt Bob Berry was special co host and gives great insight to the tragic Waco […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show May 14th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #270 - It was a day of Mt. Olive Kosher pickles and Lay’s Cheesy garlic potato chips. Both gifts to Mark from Cindy for the one month vacation that he’s taking. How cool is that? Movie reviews, shower caps, an upcoming co-host and fun stuff to do this weekend were tossed about Check out The Mark and […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show May 13th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show #269 - Mark and Cindy tried to come up with a formula for satisfaction. It’s not easy. They even brought John Lennon into the discussion. His name, not the actual person. Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social Media Information and Watch/Listen to their Archives below! Want to be a guest on The Mark and Cindy […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show May 12th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #278 - Cindy hit a car with her body. I’ve got no words to go with that, so take a listen to Cindy’s words. We spent time on Prince symbol name, which was . Songs that stick in your brain, virtual reality fitting rooms, the only country western song that involves someone deciding not to cheat on […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show May 11th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #267 - Today’s episode was mostly about crime. We’re against it. Lt. Bob talked of getting your car broke into and when it’s okay to shoot somebody who’s at your house. You need to watch this ‘cause it might save lives. The New England Patriots were mentioned in conjunction with soap and Rockets in conjunction with crumbling. […]
  • May 6th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Dr. Mark Weatherly , Conroe High School Principal May 6th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Dr. Mark Weatherly , Conroe High School Principal - Dr. Mark Weatherly, Principal of Conroe High School, proved the differentiation the old adage that helps in the differentiating between “principle” and “principal.” He proved himself to be a “pal” on the Mark and Cindy Show. (Of course, he may be less so after reading that corny statement.) Regardless had a funny and informative discussion […]
  • May 5th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Christy Christy May 5th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Christy Christy - The Mark and Cindy show Tuesday April 5th features “Take your daughter to work day” my daughter Christy Christy joins me in the studio with an inspirational story about starting college at 40, doing projects with people half your age, and being older than some of the professors…we also had time for the Rockets and […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show May 4th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #265 - With the Mark and Cindy Show voice of Sports, Shea Emsoff, present we went behind the scenes, in the scenes and, uh, in front of the scenes in a thorough discussion of the football draft and the Rockets playoff hopes. We had no time for baseball, though. Talk of the time Cindy had to go […]
  • April 29th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - A Trip to Bountiful April 29th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – A Trip to Bountiful - We got to hear a couple shorts from scenes of “the Trip to Bountiful”, as Leona Hoegsburg, Bill Giffin and Melody Montez joined Mark and Cindy, today. Besides promoting the well received play, we heard accounts about the high school Proms of today vs. Proms in the yesteryears. Big Difference. Check out The Mark and […]
  • [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/203016592" params="color=00aabb&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /] April 28th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Michael Player - Country music musician and singer Michael Player agreed to revisit the Mark and Cindy show today. He was to perform at a fund raiser across the street at the Conroe Sparkle Icehouse and dropped in to share a couple of songs and thoughts on issues of the day. A most talented performer, and level headed, […]
  • April 27th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - #261 April 27th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #261 - Cindy again puts the Conroe Police to work at the Kidsfest in Conroe (over the weekend) by misplacing her grandson. Last year it was her granddaughter. The C PD were apparently anticipating it this time, cause they were all over the incident. Of course, Cindy makes the story come more alive in the telling. Lt. […]
  • April 22nd, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - A Trip to Bountiful with Stage-Right April 22nd, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – A Trip to Bountiful with Stage-Right - We promised two of the most talented people in Montgomery County, and sure ‘nuf director/actor Carolyn Wong and actor/sculptor Craig Campobella,showed up to tell us of the stage play “The Trip to Bountiful”, being performed at the Crighton Theatre in Downtown Conroe on the last weekend in April and the first in May. Also there […]
  • April 23rd, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - #260 April 23rd, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #260 - The goings-on planned for Saturday’s Conroe KidFest were a big discussion point, along with Russell Crowe, Saltgrass Steakhouse, and Mark’s new best friend, Trisha Sauls, who brought a batch of tamales to the studio. A bunch of fun stuff all of which made Thursday’s show a blast. Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social […]
  • April 21st, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Bill Torgan April 21st, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Bill Torgan - The stuff you find out about Hypnotism from Bill Torgan, today’s guest, will dazzle you. Do you know that you hypnotize yourself several times each day? I had no idea that you did that. I thought it was only me. – A world of info you’ll get from today’s show. Oh, and Bill asks that […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show April 20th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #257 - It was a near perfect day in downtown Conroe for Monday’s show. Talk was of weekend activities including the BBQ cook off at the Fair, a trip to the movie that turned into an adventure for Cindy and husband Sam, and an example of how not to address a grievance with a car towing company… […]
  • April 16th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - #255 April 16th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #255 - Pit bulls, pet parade, pickles, and pistol packing were all discussed on today’s show. Uh, all except for the “pistol packing.” I just needed two more “p” words to keep the alliteration going. Regardless, a fun and near factual experience was enjoyed by listeners today. We even had call-ins! Check out The Mark and Cindy […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show April 9th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Ep #253 - Best pickle, horrible service, crazy good burger place, bad movies, cool glasses for blind people that read what they’re looking that or telling ‘em who just walked up. This is some fascinating stuff. And, don’t forget about the pickle! Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social Media Information and Watch/Listen to their Archives below! […]
  • April 14th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Gwen Gistarb of The Lesson Plan April 14th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Gwen Gistarb of The Lesson Plan - Cindy and today’s guest, author Gwen Gistarb, are of the same mind that daughters are harder to raise than sons. The difference between the findings of both Cindy and Gwen is found in the fact that Gwen actually wrote a book about her experience and titled it “The Lesson Plan: A Guidebook for Mothers/Daughters. A […]
  • April 8th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - A Tribute to Broadway #2 April 8th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – A Tribute to Broadway #2 - Super show. David Kerr blew us away, exploded us even, with his singing of one of the songs from Les MIserables, which can be properly pronounced only by the French. Director Marty Craig was on hand to listeners of some of the behind the scenes work on the project. I’ve gotta tell you, there was […]
  • March 7th, 2015 - Mornings with Lone Star - Denton Florian with Sam Houston April 7th, 2015 – Mornings with Lone Star – Denton Florian with Sam Houston - Bea Rouse subbed for Cindy today, and she and Mark talked history with Denton Florian, exec director of Sam Houston: American Statesman, Warrior and Pioneer, a documentary. This time Denton had a few more minutes to tell of some humorous comments Sam Houston made. Quite the wit. A fun show it is. Check out The […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show March 6th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #251 - With our Monday Band of Four (including Shea Emsoff and Lt. Bob Berry Conroe PD) we covered info about a recent assault under a bridge, how to get robbed at the Fair, how Mark was unfair to Cindy, and how Shea wanted Kentucky to lose in the Semi NCAA Basketball Tour. until they did. Weird. […]
  • March 2nd, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Montgomery's Got Talent #4 March 2nd, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Montgomery’s Got Talent #4 - Our last performance by a participant in the Montgomery County’s Got Talent event was heard today as Montgomery County’s own Luke Menefee wowed us with some… what I’d call crooning. He perform two Sinatra like hits. Cindy and I did have some time to talk about some of the most pressing issues of our Age. […]
  • April 1st, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - A Tribute to Broadway #2 April 1st, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – A Tribute to Broadway #2 - The Players Theatre Directorial Guru, Marty Craig, joined the show today to promote The April 11 and 12 performances of “A Tribute to Broadway.” Marty shared with us some of her experiences with Little Theatre productions including the “Tribute to Broadway” event that she is directing. Cindy and I were already anxious to attend the […]
  • March 31st, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Montgomery's Got Talent #3 March 31st, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Montgomery’s Got Talent #3 - Great singing talent graced the studio today as songs were sung by  Josh, Lacy, Trey, Nick and Robert members of an a cappella group named Clarity; also by Richard’s, Texas’ own Corley Strackand Conroe High’s Ryena Fuentes. All are part of the “Montgomery County Has Talent Event” put on by the Montgomery County Performing Arts […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show March 30th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #247 - Lt. Bob Berry with Conroe PD, gives two stories with local crime solving insight. And, our Sports Analyst, Shea Emsoff, gives his lowdown on the final four in the NCAA tournament. Sports, movies, crime, and coming events… all with a humorous touch. You can’t beat that. Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social Media […]
  • March 26th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Tribute to Broadway March 26th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Tribute to Broadway - “Crazy” is what was heard on today’s show. Kari Edwards, one of the 11 performers on the upcoming “Tribute to Broadway” sang for listeners. Players Theatre’s rep, Terry Lynn Hale, along with performer David Kerr talked to us about the T to B event and acting in general. Wow. We’re getting some class acts on […]
  • March 25th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Around the World in 180 Minutes March 25th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Around the World in 180 Minutes - Bridgewood Farms’ Apr 11, “Around the World in 180 minutes Wine Tasting” was well promoted by wine columnist, Ron Saikowski and Randy Lovelace with Paragon Insurance. You’ll learn of a great service organization, an outstanding event and more info about wine than you even care to know. A fascinating show today. Check out The Mark […]
  • March 24th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Denton Florian March 24th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Denton Florian - Texas Historian, Denton Florian, joins Mark and Cindy to discuss the award winning production of  “Sam Houston: American Statesman, Soldier and Pioneer.” Florian was the executive producer of the project and provided us with a factual as well as humorous view of one of Texas’ greatest statesmen. Florian also offered a DVD of the documentary […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show March 23rd, 2015- The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #243 - Lt Bob Berry of the Conroe PD talked mostly about fraud as involves identity theft, Shea Emsoff our sports analyst talked about having his debit card info stolen, and threw in info about the difference between a “hacker” and a “hocker.” I didn’t care for the info. Cindy, gave us a rundown on the Durst […]
  • March 18th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Montgomery's Got Talent #2 March 18th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Montgomery’s Got Talent #2 - Montgomery County’s own Hillary Moore and Ashley Jones performed live this morning on “The Mark and Cindy Show.” Take a listen and you’ll find two more compelling reasons to get your tickets for the Apr 3 “Montgomery County’s got Talent” event at the at the Crighton Theatre.” A project created and sponsored by the Montgomery […]
  • March 19th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - D.H. Figuereto March 19th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – D.H. Figueredo - Author and Caribbean and Latin American culture expert D.H. Figueredo joined Mark and Cindy along with Dr. William Morgan from Lonestar College to discuss misconceptions of Latin American cultural aspects often projected from Hollywood. The discussion mostly focused around a book by Figueredo titled  “Revolvers and Pistollas – Vaqueros and Caballeros” now available tat Amazon […]
  • March 17th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Montgomery County's Got Talent March 17th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Montgomery County’s Got Talent - Local Mega Talent Brenda Storseth introduces two of Apr 3rd’s contestants in the “Montgomery County has Talent” show at the Crighton. Lindsay Allen shows her gifted voice by performing an operetta piece live in the studio, while Ridgley Walker performs the Amy Winehouse song “Valerie.” Don’t ‘miss this show… or tomorrow’s as we present three […]
  • March 16th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Woodlands Children's Museum March 16th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Woodlands Children’s Museum - Listen in to find out about events and activities for the kids this spring break. We hear from miss Angela director of the woodlands Children’s Museum… We’re also joined by Lieutenant Bob who will instruct US us on how to keep safe and warned us about IRS scams. Shea, our sports guru talks about the […]
  • March 12th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - PI DAY March 12th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – PI DAY - Twins Ashley and Allison Share (12)  were on hand with mom, Kelly, to discuss a Girl Scout project called Pi Day. Yea, Pi Day! Much explanation was necessary for Cindy, but Mark seemed be in control of the situation. “Seemed?” What is, where is and why is Pi Day, “Pi Day”. This and much more […]
  • March 11th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Glenn Finkbiner & Claude Wallace March 11th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Glenn Finkbiner & Claude Wallace - We meet two gentlemen who have logged 10,000 miles of water walking. Retired Army Col. Glenn Finkbiner and long time Conore resident Claude Wallace share the adventure and humor involved in such a weird undertaking. Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social Media Information and Watch/Listen to their Archives below! Want to be a […]
  • March 10th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - St Baldrick’s Foundation March 10th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – St Baldrick’s Foundation - Cindy is back after a weeklong sick, and together with Mark they promoted the daylights out of some worthwhile projects. St Baldrick’s Foundation for childhood cancer research were represented by the ever-involved-in-good-stuff guy, John Hennigan, and Bobby Westmoreland, the father of Max, a miracle child who has been successfully treated for liver cancer. (www.StBaldricks.org 1-888-899-BALD. […]
  • March 5th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Rob MacWilliam March 5th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Rob MacWilliam - So much was learned today from IT expert and GEEK Rob MacWilliam who talked how to pick good Internet passwords and how to use The Cloud and some other stuff that was way over Mark’s head. Cindy was still sick, so good friend Bea Rouse of Montgomery, TX was on hand to share info about […]
  • March 4th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Michael Player March 4th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Michael Player - One of the best performances we’ve had on the show with Singer/songwriter from Willis, Michael Player. Al Hayter and long time friend Bea Rouse of Montgomery were on hand in lieu of a sick at home Cindy. A great discussion; a fun time; and great music. One can only imagine how great it would’ve been […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show March 2nd, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #235 - Sports analyst Shea Ensoff and Lt. Bob Berry of the Conroe PD joined Mark on today’s show. Cindy was under the weather. Way down there. Mark managed to insert football into the discussion using Shea’s expertise to learn answer questions that had been plaguing Mark for decades. Lt. Berry talked of Fraud prevention as it […]
  • February 26th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Conroe Cut Throats February 26th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Conroe Cut Throats - Roller Derby came to The Mark and Cindy Show by way of Tammy Helmsman (Intamidator) and Sarah Connor (Katherine America) of the Conroe Cutthroats (www.conroerollerderby.com) Take a listen and you’ll learn about the rules, the equipment, the danger and The Wonder that is Roller Derby. No one was injured during this broadcast. Check out The […]
  • February 25th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Singing in The Rain February 25th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Singing in The Rain - What has 130 wheels, took about three months to build, has been seen by 100s around Montgomery County, and will be disassembled early next week? No, quit guessing. Just watch this episode of the Mark and Cindy Show with guests, zany, quit witted Dennis O’Connor and the lovely and talented Denise De Boldt. You’ll will […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show February 24th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #231 - Problems and solutions to marital problems after retirement. Marriages will be saved by this airing. Also a phone call with Arthur Cabella, husband of a years past Roller Derby Queen. . Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social Media Information and Watch/Listen to their Archives below! Want to be a guest on The Mark […]
  • February 18th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Assistance League of Montgomery County February 18th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Assistance League of Montgomery County - Mark at least you beat me I’m just now getting Assistance League….Sorry Richard…Wed. 2/19/15… Wow anyone interested in paying just 15% of what you normally pay for designer dresses and suits? Listen to this show…The Assistance League Thrift Shop, in downtown Conroe, will blow you away. Celebrating their 30th anniversary, Dot Anderson and Phyllis Loft, […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show February 23rd, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #230 - It was LT. Bob Berry Day, and we learned what you’re really supposed to do when you pass a police car/fire truck/ambulance/wrecker… on the side of the road with lights flashing. Also talked about some excuses for speeding that Bob has heard, and Cindy has used. That and Cindy gave us all a rundown on […]
  • February 17th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show February 17th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – BJ Ordner - The Mark and Cindy Show minus Mark (still “illin”) Tony Carpenter acted as special co-host. Tony commented on the immigration situation from a foreigner’s perspective who had to go through a lot of paperwork, questioning, and waiting to be here, also BJ Ordner stop by to give us the lowdown on the auditions being held […]
  • February 12th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Al Hayter & Gary Parker - The Spring Creek Fitness Center raffle finally ended today with Anita Steppe winning the year long membership for two at one of the four locations in Montgomery County. We thank everyone who bought tickets to support the Coat of Many Colors Ministries with their projects to help feed, cloth and provide job training for those […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show February 11th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Brad Meyer - It was a three round knock-down-drag-out. No referee, no rules. That’s what reporter, photographer, curmudgeon, Brad Meyer brought with him to the Mark and Cindy Show. Of course, Mark started it by reading a letter to the editor from today’s Courier. After that, it turned into a brawl. Even a caller from San Francisco encouraged […]
  • February 9th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - #222 February 9th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #222 - What’s the proper course of action when you see the red and blue lights flashing in the rear view mirror. What’s the wrong thing to say when the officer approaches your car? t’s Sports and Criminal justice day with Armchair quarterback, Shea Ensoff, and Police Lt. Bob Berry. Life after football is discussed as is […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show February 5th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #223 - Wonder how to spend 16 days in a 24 hour span? Do you have the hint of an urge to learn about Chartreus striper jigs, crankbaits and Rat-L-Traps? HOw ‘bout Harper Lee’s newly discovered sequel to “To Kill a Mockingbird” called “Go set a Watchman”. This and so much more were kicked around by Mark […]
  • February 4th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Brad Meyers February 4th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Brad Meyers - The presence of Brad Meyers graced the studio today. The writer, photographer, reporter and ex-professional boxing referee was at his best behavior. I couldn’t believe it either. And, we also announced a give away of two tickets to this Fridays production of Almost, Maine at the Owens Theatre. (By the by, the tickets are good […]
  • January 29th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Al Hayter January 29th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Al Hayter - Have you seen Johnny Depp’s Mortdecai? Mark and Cindy reviewed it in today’s episode. And Big Al, Actor and brother of Mark, reviewed it without seeing it. The guy’s a genius. Movie popcorn, Al’s latest acting escapades and his current video project with Gary Parker and Quanah Productions were a few other talking points. Check […]
  • January 27th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Almost Maine #2 January 27th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Almost Maine #2 - Two actors considered among the most talented members of The Players Theatre of Conroe presented a brief scene from Almost, Maine which opens weekends Jan 30- Feb 15 at The Owens Theatre in Conroe. That’d be Tim Eggert and his lovely wife Angelia De Los Santos. A funny and informative discussion of the arts… and […]
  • January 26th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - #218 January 26th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #218 - While Lt Berry was cautioning listeners about telephone and e-mail scams, our very own Shea Shoff, our Monday’s sports commentator, received an e-mail scam. The guy was in line for a few million bucks. Lt. Bob may have saved his life. — Deflated footballs, the Pro Bowl and American Sniper were discussed. We covered the […]
  • January 21st, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Shay! January 21st, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Shay! - Politics and sports! Are we crazy? That’s rhetorical, so don’t answer. Sports prognosticator and guru, Shay Ensoff joined Mark and Kay for an enlivened discussion involving a sprinkling of politics as they relate to gasoline prices and football. Mostly football. Deflated balls, wet balls 11 balls and a lot of other ball info as it […]
  • January 20th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Almost Maine January 20th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Almost Maine - Katt Gilcrease and Bill Giffen, actors in the upcoming Owens Theatre production of “Almost Maine,” joined Mark and Cindy. Cindy and Katt read lines from one of Katt’s scenes, and Bill and Mark read from a scene that Bill was in. (Mark read a girl part. And, let me tell you, he touched all the […]
  • January 19th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Lt. Bob Berry & AJ Pyatt January 19th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Lt. Bob Berry & AJ Pyatt - Cindy’s back with Lt. Bob Berry on tap. Officer Berry informs Mark that he’s been walking on the wrong side of the road all his life. Cindy finds a touring singer songwriter in Conroe Coffee and drags him onto the show. AJ Pyatt a “Fun Folk Music” performer played and sang one of his original […]
  • January 15th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Luke Redus of Conroe House of Prayer January 15th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Luke Redus of Conroe House of Prayer - The lovely and caring Bea Rouse joined Mark in a discussion with Conroe House of Prayer director Luke Redus. So many programs, so much good work from a guy and his volunteers each of whom have a kind heart and a closeness with God. Please listen to the show and then call Luke at 936-274-3799 […]
  • January 14th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Bob Smiley January 14th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Bob Smiley - Christian Comedian, Bob Smiley joined Mark for a discussion on humor: Where can it be found? Where should you not look. (I think we mentioned that.) How to transform a trip to Kroger into a comedic routine? Oh, and Bob answered fan calls from Wisconsin, California, one of the Carolinas (as I recall) and from […]
  • January 12th, 2014 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Episode #212 January 12th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #212 - Bea Rouse and Police Lt. Bob Berry join Mark while Cindy’s out of town. The Best of Montgomery County eating establishments, recreational facilities, medical facilities, dying facilities, and a few more facilities were kicked around to figure out which is the best. This was part of a Conroe Courier survey that’s currently going on. Also […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show January 8th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #211 - Mark’s brother, Larry, was called to wish him a happy Elvis Pressley Day, which happens to fall on the same day Larry’s does, only five years earlier. New Movie releases and less new movie DVD releases were talked about. It was a chat fest with no punches thrown. That’s always good. The Mark and Cindy […]
  • January 7th, 2014 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Angela Colton of The Woodlands Children Museum January 7th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Angela Colton of The Woodlands Children Museum - The Woodlands Children Museum Director, Angela Colton, joined Mark and Cindy to discuss the many goings-on at the Museum 4775 W. Panthercreek Drive #280 The Woodlands, TX 77381 phone: 281-465-0955museum@woodlandschildrensmuseum.org — Mark was so impressed with talk of Dr. J the Museum’s Experimental Science guy, that he performed an experiment live on air… with an […]
  • December 29th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #205 - With Cindy working on a project in The Woodlands, Mark has Bea Rouse, a well loved entrepreneur and activist for the City of Montgomery and about a dozen other worthwhile causes; and Don Hampton, our local director, actor and a bunch of other stuff. Don gives us a headsup on his upcoming play to be […]
  • January 5th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #208 - Why do resolutions die so hard and so fast? Cindy knows… and she’s sharing! Do you wanna visit jail, ride along on patrol with a police officer, watch someone get arrested up close and personal? Well, pretend you do! Take a listen. The Mark and Cindy Show’s TITLE SPONSOR Check out The Mark and Cindy […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show December 31st, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – High Noon Countdown - Cindy enjoys two New Year celebrations in a row as she and Dick broadcast live form the Children’s Museum in The Woodlands. It was fun, it was a blast, and it was all due to Mark’s absence. Well, maybe partly. The Mark and Cindy Show’s TITLE SPONSOR Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social […]
  • December 30th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – YMCA’s John Hennigan - Again with the movie review. This time M and C are hosting John Hennigan, with the Montgomery County YMCA, and the H L A (Healthy something or other) and about billion other committees and organizations make you feel good. Do you know what the Silver Snickers are? Well, tune in for that a ton of […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show December 29th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – #205 - Domestic disputes come in all shapes and sizes. Just ask Lt. Bob Berry. Find out what lousy movies Cindy has seen lately and walked out of the theatre liking them. And, CC Darlin’ (Carley Cremin) joins the fun giving us the perfect example of how not to get arrested. The Mark and Cindy Show’s TITLE […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show December 29th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show - Domestic disputes come in all shapes and sizes. Just ask Lt. Bob Berry. Find out what lousy movies Cindy has seen lately and walked out of the theatre liking them. And, CC Darlin’ (Carley Cremin) joins the fun giving us the perfect example of how not to get arrested. The Mark and Cindy Show’s TITLE […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show December 23rd, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Christmas Stories #2 - With Cindy out of pocket, Mark joined with reserve co-host Chari Elam and Lonestar Internet Jewel, CC Darlin’ (The lovely Carly Crimen) The discussion was all Christmas and included another one of Hayter’s Christmas story’s, this one read by Chari, and it actually had a love connection. Don’t you love Love? The Mark and Cindy […]
  • December 22nd, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Christmas Stories - This is our Christmas Story edition. With Cindy gone, Mark called on past co-host, the talented and conversationally blessed Chari Elam. Chari and Mark read a couple of Mark’s Christmas Short Stories, which have become a big hit in Latvia. Hopefully, they’ll be good in your house too. Speaking of “good” Lt. Bob Berry of […]
  • irlonestar December 18th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Grace McDaniel - Talk about promoting the arts! Mark and Cindy had the beautiful and talented actor/singer Grace McDaniel come on the show to talk about the last weekend of A Christmas Carol showing at the Owen Theatre. Then Craig Campobella popped in after Mark kidnapped him and talked about the Best Christmas Pageant ever, and about his […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show December 17th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #201 - Cindy does the man on the street routine, asking “What did you get for Christmas last year.” The results should make you less stressed about what you’re giving for gifts this year. The Mark and Cindy Show’s TITLE SPONSOR Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social Media Information and Watch/Listen to their Archives below! […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show December 15th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #199 - A five nation struggle for control of the North Pole. You heard me right, and it was right on the Mark and Cindy Show. As was news of girl who was on the Johnny Carson Show one of the times Cindy was on. Talk about your upcoming reunions… Uh, likely without Johnny. The Mark and […]
  • December 11th, 2014 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Jeff Philips of Conroe Church of Christ December 11th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Jeff Philips of Conroe Church of Christ - This show is filled with controversy, so you’ll have to pick a side. Jeff Philips, minister with Conroe Church of Christ, and Cindy Cochran vs. Mark. Oh, it got vicious. If Jeff wasn’t such a calming influence there’d of been fisticuffs. (And, no, I have no idea where that word came from. Fisticuffs?) The Mark […]
  • December 10th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Bob Smiley and Sheri Long - Comedians Don Rickles and Robin Williams appeared on the show today in the form of Bob Smiley. Jokes, insults and laughs abounded. Sheri Long, LCSW, took the reins after Bob left, and discussed, among other things, the comfortable way to counsel the stressed, depressed and married… all in the same person if necessary. — Beg […]
  • December 9th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Tricia Williams & Heather Tidwell - Have you ever had someone walk on your back? It’s supposed to feel great… assuming the right person is doing the walking. On today’s show Cindy and I talked with Heather Tidwell with Epiphany Spa and Yoga and Tricia Williams with Snow White Teeth Brightening. My stiff neck felt better after listening to Heather, and […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show December 4th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #195 - Today, Mark and Cindy promoted everything but themselves. So many worthwhile organizations to support. A couple of phone chats and news of activities for the weekend also got aired. – Next time, we’ll probably take time to promote ourselves. I’m just saying. The Mark and Cindy Show’s TITLE SPONSOR Check out The Mark and Cindy […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show December 3rd, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #194 - Stories of people taking advantage of sales policies initiated by some retail stores. Out of Dick, Cindy and Mark, guess which thought it wrong, who thought it okay, who did voice an opinion? And, tons more stuff was brought out. The Mark and Cindy Show’s TITLE SPONSOR Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show December 2nd, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #193 - Finally, some tips about how to remember stuff. These you’ll probably forget, but we tried. What does the acronym “HOMES” help you remember? Well, then take a listen. The Mark and Cindy Show’s TITLE SPONSOR Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social Media Information and Watch/Listen to their Archives below! Want to be a […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show December 1st, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #192 - Cindy launched this week’s theme about memories. She didn’t say much about ‘em, but she launched the theme. We called Al Hayter who was on his way to a pre-commercial heads-up in Dallas. Lt. Bob Berry, answered some traffic questions for us, and told us who to buy cookies from. Something like that. The Mark […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show November 25th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #191 - Everything that needed to be said about the Michael Brown acquittal. More coulda been said, but Mark refused to continue and got on a Thanksgiving tear. Not “tear”. Tear. Mark shared with Cindy his Mom’s diary from Nov 22, 1990. Talk of family and fun took over. We like both of those things. Happy Turkey […]
  • November 24th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Episode #190 - Main topic was more serious. It involved actions taken during the riotous situation in Ferguson, MO. Lt Bob Berry shed light on some of the problems associated with the situation. Non have simple solutions. – Beyond that, we talked of Happy things. IRlonestar’s own CC Darlin’ was on hand, back from Austin for T-Day. Mark […]
  • November 20th, 2014 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Steve Yates November 20th, 2014 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Steve Yates - Steve Yates, Senior Minister for Conroe church of Christ, was our guest the discussion was on what will we be doing in Heaven…listen to Steve’s insight to Biblical promises of an exciting eternal future… The Mark and Cindy Show’s TITLE SPONSOR Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social Media Information and Watch/Listen to their […]

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June 25th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Judge Laird

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Judge Laird of County Court at Law joined us to talk about the business of running a court and the importance of the court being part of the community. She is hosting a Guardian Angel Day Reception on July 1st to honor all those who participate in the community program. Margie Taylor of Taylorized PR joined us in her role as a TWBH Roundtable Business Expert to talk about the importance of your business participating in community events. The Silver Fox Advisor tip of the day, “Have you audited your IT and business technology lately


About the guest

Judge Claudia Laird

Judge Claudia Laird earned a Bachelor’s Degree in International Studies from Texas A&M University in three years. She was honored as a distinguished student two times, and participated in the honor’s program. She earned a Master’s Degree in Business Administration jointly with a Doctor’s Degree in Jurisprudence from The University of Houston.  Judge Laird has acted as in house counsel as well as working for Simonsen & Associates in general litigation.  She began her service to Montgomery County as Chief Prosecutor in the civil/white collar crime division of the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office. Judge Laird began her service as Presiding Judge of County Court at Law Number Two on 1/1/11.  Judge Laird is the presiding Administrative Judge for the County Courts at Law for 2015.


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  • 10.17.16 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Special Guest Mike O'Brien 10.17.16 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Special Guest Mike O’Brien - Mike O’Brien of Super Green Solutions joins us to discuss how he has been able to use a diverse business background to build a successful business in less than a year. Listen to Mike offer his opinion on strategy, relationships and the future of the “Green” industry. Tracey (Leo) and Jason Ohn, owners of Conroe […]
  • 10.10.16 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Special Guest Dr. Mark Ciaglia 10.10.16 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Special Guest Dr. Mark Ciaglia - Dr. Mark Ciaglia, owner of Woodlands Center for Special Surgery shares the business side of being a professional. Dr. Ciaglia lays out how his background in business has helped him in building his successful surgical practice. Rick offers “1 Simple Habit That Will Make You More Motivated and Less Stressed” and his Silver Fox Advisor […]
  • 9.26.16 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Anne Causey, MA, LPC 9.26.16 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Anne Causey, MA, LPC - Ben Gordon, the Jewelry Judge, joins us to share his experiences in building businesses the past 60 years. What has changed and what has stayed the same in building a business. Local business news and a couple of business ideas you can use today are also offered. Anne Causey Online: http://www.annecausey.com/ Anne Causey on Facebook: […]
  • September 12th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Ben Gordon - Ben Gordon, the Jewelry Judge, joins us to share his experiences in building businesses the past 60 years. What has changed and what has stayed the same in building a business. Local business news and a couple of business ideas you can use today are also offered. Ben Gordon online: http://www.jewelryjudgebengordon.com/ Ben Gordon on Twitter: […]
  • August 29th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler August 29th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Tom Wooley the Founder/CEO of Synergeant joins us to teach us how the use of the “Cloud” has revolutionized bookkeeping for small businesses. Melvin Maltz, Silver Fox Advisors Associate and associate with Lone Star Advisory Group also joins the show to talk about special benefit products that may help you retain your key employees. Rick […]
  • August 22nd, The Weekly Business Hout with Rick Schissler - “That’s Interesting.” When was the last time you replied to a question or statement with, “that’s interesting.” Listen to hear why that response may be hurting you and your business. J.J. Hollie, President of The Woodlands Chamber of Commerce, joins the show to talk about the State his Chamber. John Martin and Terry Weaver, volunteers […]
  • The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler August 15th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour – Hal Bar - Hal Barr, author, speaker and sales consultant joins the show to talk about the business of being an author/speaker. Hal also discusses his newest book, “The First Billion is the Toughest.” Is it time for your business to be ‘moving on’? Listen and hear Rick offers his advice on keeping your business moving. Hal Barr: http://www.selling8020.com/ […]
  • The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler August 1st, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Mike Beduze of the DaVinci  Global Consulting joins us to talk about the importance of “Organizational Alignment.” Silver Fox Advisor Tip of the Week: “The Importance of Business Anniversaries.” DaVinci Global Consulting: http://www.davinciglobalconsulting.com/ Listen to this show on Youtube. Check out past TWBH podcasts. Thank you Sponsors of The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler  Taylorized […]
  • August 8th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler August 8th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Robert and Rene Ortiz of Life Leadership join us to share with us their approach to leadership for personal, professional and financial parts of our lives. Trish Cooper of Patricia Cooper Insurance Agency and a member of our Business Roundtable of Business Experts offers the latest information on cyber theft and what insurance products are […]
  • July 11th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour - Stacy Harris with Impressions July 11th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour – Stacy Harris with Impressions - Stacy Harris of Impressions by Stacy Harris joins us to talk about how to build better business relationships and how to stand out in the impression you make. Rick explores the impact of the current racial tension in America on your business. The Silver Fox Advisor Tip of the Week: “Do You Need to Take […]
  • June 27th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Stage Right! June 27th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Stage Right! - Classic Show! Steven Wong of Stage Right joins us to talk about how running a theater company is a real business with all the challenges and rewards that every business has. Rick offers his take on how planning each day intentionally can put you way ahead in the game. The Silver Fox Advisor Tip of […]
  • June 20th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Brian Bondy June 20th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Brian Bondy - Brian Bondy, President of the Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce, joins us to discuss the value of chamber membership and the “State of the Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce.” Rick provides a connection between Sales and Collection of Accounts Receivables in his Silver Fox Advisor Tip of the Week. Visit the Chamber online Listen to […]
  • June 13th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - HCC Business Plan Competition June 13th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – HCC Business Plan Competition - Sandra Louvier, Director, Center for Entrepreneurship, HCC NW and two of the recent winners of the annual Newspring/HCC Business Plan Competition, Tiffany Williams, CEO & Creative Director of Twice Media Productions and Todd Bermont, owner of TCC Learning join us to share how the BPC helped them grow their businesses. Rick offered his view on […]
  • June 6th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Jorge Torres - Jorge Torres, a first generation immigrant, joins us to tell how he completely reinvented himself to become a small business owner. Learn more about how he changed his career and the advantages of using a mature franchise model to help you get started. Rick offered his take on the fundamentals of “Customer Retention” in his […]
  • May 16th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Dr. Carlos Sanchez May 16th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Dr. Carlos Sanchez - We talk about “Connections. How Come?” Dr. Carlos Sanchez author/speaker/business leader and founder of the North Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce joins us to talk why your business needs to be part of a chamber. Find out why the NHHCC is growing so fast and how it really caters to its members. Finish out the […]
  • May 9th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Cherie Clark-Moore May 9th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Cherie Clark-Moore - Our thought for the week: “How Far Have You Come – Do You Really Know?” Cherie Clark-Moore joins us in the studio to talk about how she has taken parental education to a new level. Here how she started Brainchild Parenting to teach parents how to interact with their young children. We finish the show […]
  • May 2nd, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour - Todd Goodwin of Pillar to Post Home Inspection May 2nd, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour – Todd Goodwin of Pillar to Post Home Inspection - Hear Todd Goodwin of Pillar to Post Home Inspection tell how his varied career experiences gave him the foundation to start his home inspection business. Our Thought for the Week: “I have been thinking!” Silver Fox Tip of the Week: “What is Your Business Offer?” Email Todd: todd.goodwin@pillartopost.com Pillar to Post website.  Pillar to Post Facebook.  […]
  • April 25, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Ana Saravia/Hal Barr April 25, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Ana Saravia/Hal Barr - Ana Saravia with Igi Playground joins us to discuss how to take a unique and different business idea and make it a successful business. Hal Barr, author of the just released “The First Billion’s The Toughest” shares ‘The Art, Science and Methods of a Sales Professional’. Rick offers his perspective on, “What is the right […]
  • April 18th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - John Stacy April 18th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – John Stacy - John Stacy with Advi-Coach joins us to discuss the need for a Business Coach and how they can help you grow your business. Rick offers his perspective on how to handle “Business Difficulties” and his Silver Fox Tip of the Week looks at “Why We Work So Hard.” Watch it on YOUTUBE Contact John on […]
  • The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler April 11th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Donna Wick of Wicked Publicity - Donna Wick of Wicked Publicity joins us to talk about how to create advertising campaigns to engage your customer online, in your store, and in your community. Rick provides his take on how to create a business that wins customers (Step #2). He also ask the question, “Are you really ready to run your on […]
  • April 4th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour - John Martin with Thrivent Financial April 4th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour – John Martin with Thrivent Financial - John Martin a part of the Leadership Team for Thrivent Financial in Houston and East Texas joins us to discuss Thrivent and how it uses its status as a fraternal organization to serve its members, employees and the community. Do you use your business introductions to the fullest? Rick answers that question and the question, […]
  • March 28th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour - Hiett Ives March 28th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour – Hiett Ives - Hiett Ives managing director of Show Dynamics joins us to discuss how to get sales from Trade Shows. He shares his 25+ years of experience in how companies both large and small can make trade shows work for them. “Married to Your Business Partner”, Rick offers some dos and don’ts to develop a successful business […]
  • March 21st, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour - Dr. Rebecca Riley, Lone Star College-Montgomery March 21st, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour – Dr. Rebecca Riley, Lone Star College-Montgomery - Dr. Rebecca Riley, President of Lone Star College-Montgomery joins us to talk about how Lone Star is a pivotal piece in creating a high quality, educated labor pool for Montgomery County. Rick offers the Thought for the Week: “Seeking Higher Ground in Operating Your Business” and the Silver Fox Advisor Tip of the Week: “Thinking […]
  • The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler March 14th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - This week’s show includes discussion of such topics as Business Free Speech; What is it?; Keeping an Eye on the Weather (or How to prepare for the coming storm in the economy); and Taking Advice “On” Your Business. Dick Schissler the GM and owner of Lone Star Community Radio joins the show live to discuss […]
  • March 7th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour - Rafael Perezq March 7th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour – Rafael Perez - Rafael Perez joins us to discuss how building your own residential real estate portfolio makes sense for an alternate source of income. Tips of the Week include Tips on Becoming a Better Manager and How to Set Goals That Really Help Your Business Grow. http://www.totalhm.com/ Thank you Sponsors of The Weekly Business Hour with Rick […]
  • February 29th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour - Harlene Anderson of Access Success Internation February 29th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour – Harlene Anderson of Access Success Internation - Our special studio guest Harlene Anderson of Access Success International and a Silver Fox Associate talks about “Improving Relationships and Increasing Bottom Line.” Rick adds his take on how to “Rev up your Refferals” and his Silver Fox Advisor Tip of the Week: Basic Business Strategy for Success. http://www.access-success.com/ Thank you Sponsors of The Weekly […]
  • February 22nd, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Kiersten Kindred February 22nd, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Kiersten Kindred - Kiersten Kindred founder and CEO of Kindred Communications and Brian Bleifeld, CPA join us to talk about the upcoming Business Advancement Conference and why it is worth your time as a business owner or manager to attend these type of events. Rick also offers his Silver Fox Tip of the Week: 5 Ways to Build […]
  • February 15th, 2016 - The Weekly Business - Jennifer Jones February 15th, 2016 – The Weekly Business 2.15.16 Jennifer Jones - Listen to Jennifer Jones, owner of MommyTrade.com, talk about how she solved a personal need by starting a very special website. Trish Cooper of Patricia Cooper Insurance Agency and a member of our Roundtable of Business Experts addresses the issue of how to properly insure your ‘business vehicle(s)’. Rick provides the Thought for the Week: […]
  • February 8th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour - Jennifer Forrester with iFly February 8th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour – Jennifer Forrester with iFly - Jennifer Forrester with iFly joins us to tell us what is all about; I mean iFly. Learn how iFly takes its basic business model and builds new business by extending its brand. Also hear Rick’s Thought of the Week: “What to do with your business now that the Super Bowl is over.” Silver Fox Tip […]
  • February 1st, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Judge Sieler February 1st, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Judge Sieler - Listen to hear Judge Mike Seiler, judge of the 435th District Court in Montgomery County, talk about the business of running a court. Many of us have done jury duty, every wonder why it seems to be such a slow process at the courthouse? Judge Seiler shares his approach to running a court room and […]
  • January 25th, 2016 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Eric Yollick January 25th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Eric Yollick - Eric Yollick, longtime Montgomery County attorney and judicial candidate for the 9th District Court in the Republican Primary joins us to talk about the business of running a court. Who would have thought that a judge has many of the same challenges running a court as we do in private industry? Silver Fox Tip of […]
  • January 11th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Shannon Dies January 11th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Shannon Dies - Shannon Dies the owner of Tax Pro Services joins us to talk about his unique approach to assisting his clients with their accounting needs. Shannon has also developed a system to help clients manage and understand their financial statements, assist in Federal and State compliances and offers free consultation to monthly clients. Similar to looking […]
  • January 18th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Harold Williams January 18th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Harold Williams -  Harold Williams, President/CEO of Linscomb & Williams joins us today to talk about building a long-term business and expanding that business into new markets. Linscomb & Williams was selected as one of the 2015 Forbes Magazine Top 100 Wealth Managers. “Tips You Can Use” touches on Upgrading Your Technology, how to improve your Google Search […]
  • December 28th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Trey Halberdier of Halberdier Real Estate December 28th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Trey Halberdier of Halberdier Real Estate - “Listen to get an update on the economic forecast for Montgomery County as Trey Halberdier, Managing Principal, of Halberdier Real Estate joins us to share his view on the economy of Montgomery County. Trey also talks about the upcoming 30th Annual Economic Outlook Conference hosted by The Woodlands Chamber of Commerce. Rick offers the Silver […]
  • The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler January 4th, 2016 – The Weekly Business Hour – Dr. John Demartini - Dr. John Demartini joins the show today to talk about the impact of human behavior on our lives. He offers suggestions of how to maximize your potential your innate. He has written a number of books and given thousands of lectures and talks on human potential. You can learn more at http://www.drdemartini.com . Rick provides […]
  • December 21st, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Paul Marcus December 21st, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Paul Marcus - Click and hear Rick’s interview Paul Marcus, owner of Affordable Searches. Paul shares the key on how to avoid making a ‘bad’ hire by using personal background checks. As a Texas licenses private investigator Paul know how to find the right information you need to develop a useful background check. Rick along with local business […]
  • December 7th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Dr. Carlos Sanchez December 7th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Dr. Carlos Sanchez - Listen to hear Dr. Carlos Sanchez, the head of “Leaders Without Borders” talk about bridging the culture divide in doing business in foreign countries. Dr. Carlos also addresses the opportunities in doing business with the Hispanic community right here in Montgomery County. Rick’s Silver Fox Advisor Tip of the Week covers how to evaluate and build […]
  • November 30th, 2015, The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Matt Umholtz of PaySphere November 30th, 2015, The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Matt Umholtz of PaySphere - Is your business ready for the holidays? Tune in hear 3 quick tips to prepare your business so you don’t disappoint your customers. Also Matt Umholtz, the founder of PaySphere, a provider of payroll and HR services joins us to talk about the tremendous impact that technology has had on his industry. Good news for […]
  • November 23rd, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Bobbie Cobb of Massage Heights November 23rd, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Bobbie Cobb of Massage Heights - “Why is it so difficult to execute your ideas in your business? Listen and hear Rick give you the Silver Fox Advisors Tip of the Week on ‘The 4 Disciplines of Business Execution’ that can help you turn that idea into action.’ Bobbie Cobb of Massage Heights joins us to share how she turned her […]
  • November 2nd, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - "Skip" Straus November 2nd, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – “Skip” Straus - “Skip” Straus, MA, BCC, CCC, EMT-P, and founder/CEO/Senior Chaplain of Emergency Ministries joined us as our special Studio Guest. Emergency Ministries provides Chaplaincy service to EMS, Fire, Paramedic and Police agencies on-scene and “behind scene” with an emphasis is on Critical Incident Stress mitigation. Skip offered his perspective and experience in starting a special focus […]
  • Ocotber 22nd, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Elizabeth Hosea, CPA Ocotber 22nd, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Elizabeth Hosea, CPA - Elizabeth Hosea joins us today as our Studio Guest. Elizabeth is a certified public accountant with 15 years of experience. She is currently the senior tax manager with Carr, Riggs & Ingram in their Woodlands office and is responsible for the operations of the tax side of the firm in that location – including workload […]
  • October 16th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Kimberly Nicole October 16th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Kimberly Nicole - Kimberly Nicole, who works with Berkshire Hathway Realtors, Brookfield Global Relocation Services and Cartus Relocation Services, joins us to offer a perspective of the Exxon Effect and why it created a buyers market. The condition of the local residential real estate market is a good indicator of the status of the overall business market. The […]
  • October 5th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Mark Seavers October 5th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Mark Seavers - Mark Seavers owner of Seavers Landscape and an “escapee from corporate America” joins us to talk about how he has used his corporate skill set to build and compete in the very competitive landscaping industry. Our News and Tips You Can Use segment offers ideas how to prepare for the Road Ahead-Maintaining Your Own Strength […]
  • September 28th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Denise French September 28th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Denise French -   Denise French of The Woodlands, a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, joins us to talk about the particular challenges in developing a financial plan during divorce. Michell Bradie of Bradie, Bradie & Bradie, a member of TWBH Roundtable of Business Experts, brought her legal acumen to the question of how to handle ‘Sibiling Rivalray in […]
  • September 21st, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Jeremy De Lost Santos September 21st, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Jeremy De Lost Santos - Jeremy de los Santos, the owner of Simple Life Chiropractic, joined us in the studio. Jeremy has utilized several unique business practices to start and grow his business. He shares some of his business processes with us and how he was able to reach profitability in a second location in only 2 months. Rick offers […]
  • September 14th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Bob Milner of Mercedes Benz of The Woodlands September 14th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Bob Milner of Mercedes Benz of The Woodlands - Bob Milner, GM & co-owner of Mercedes-Benz of The Woodlands, joins us to share how he and his partner are building customer loyalty into their business. Company culture starts with the hiring process and Bob shares his secrets on how to do it right. Jerry Pollio, an optimization specialist with Schooley Mitchell brings his expertise […]
  • August 31st, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Angela Glezman August 31st, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Angela Glezman - Angela Glezman, publisher of the Dock Line magazine covering the Tomball, Magnolia and Huntsville areas joins us to talk about the challenges in the publishing business. She offers her perspective on how to successfully compete against a changing market and numerous competitors. Rick offers several business tips including, “What if I have new business and […]
  • August 24th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Richard Martin August 24th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Richard Martin - On today’s show we address the challenge facing our business due to plunging oil prices, the Chinese economy and the US stock market. What will this mean to business in Montgomery County? Rick provides insight in his Critical Opinion piece. Richard Martin joins us to share his expertise on how to meet the upcoming changes […]
  • August 17th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - The Buckalew family August 17th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – The Buckalew family - The Buckalew family, Don and his sons Donny and Denny, joined us to share the history of Buckalew Chevrolet as they celebrate their 50 year anniversary. Rick offered his commentary on the importance of ‘Investing in Your People’ as a key to successfully growing ones business. Our ‘Critical Issue’ for this week was, ”The State […]
  • August 10th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Dr. Jamie Marshall August 10th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Dr. Jamie Marshall - Dr. Jamie Marshall is our Montgomery Business Owner guest today. She walks us through how she and her partner (husband Aaron) have built a successful chiropractic business in 3 short years. Their business Quality of Life Chiropractic is one of Montgomery County’s most successful practices. Dick Hendee, fellow Silver Fox Advisor and owner/president of Horizon […]
  • August 6th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Sherry Pond August 3rd, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Sherry Pond - Sherry Pond with the Woodlands Boys Choir joins us to tells us how is building a budding organization from scratch. She has leveraged her formal training in music in following her passion to lead a great choir. Margie Taylor, a member of our Business Roundtable of Experts, tells you how to measure the effectiveness of […]
  • July 27th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schisser - Cindy Cline July 27th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schisser – Cindy Cline - Cindy Cline, co-owner of Media Southwest and a noted motivational speaker, joined us to discuss the importance of having a passion and a positive attitude when building a business. Darwin Pressley,a financial planner with EdwardJones and a member of our Roundtable of Business Experts, presented several alternative retirement plans that work for small businesses and […]
  • July 20th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Dianne Ketchum July 20th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Dianne Ketchum -  Dianne Ketchum, owner of the Liberty Tax Service on Rayford Rd. in The Woodlands, joined us to discuss how to leverage a corporate career into a successful franchise. She also offered guidance on common issues she sees with small business tax returns. Business tips included “The 3 marketing issues that business owners/managers should focus on […]
  • July 6th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Michell Bradie July 6th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Michell Bradie - Michell Bradie an attorney with Bradie, Bradie & Bradie, a Montgomery County law firm joined us to offer her perspective of what is takes to build a successful professional practice. Michell was selected the Business Person of the Year by Magnolia Parkway Chamber of Commerce. Our Business Tips of the Week include a discussion of the […]
  • July 13th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Rusty Fincher July 13th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Rusty Fincher - Today we had Rusty Fincher, Captain with Pct 1. Constable’s office share with us the business side of law enforcement. He offered a lot of interesting parallels to for-profit businesses and some obvious differences. Trish Cooper of Patricia Cooper Insurance, one of the Roundtable of Business Experts for TWBH, joined us to discuss the question […]
  • June 29th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Michael Berry - Hear how Montgomery County’s own Michael Berry, owner of Michael L. Berry Home Inspections LLC, uses his passion to build his business. Also learn how too many of us fail to say ‘Thank you’ for a job well done and what a difference it can make to the employees you work with. Jerry Pollio of […]
  • June 25th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Judge Laird - Judge Laird of County Court at Law joined us to talk about the business of running a court and the importance of the court being part of the community. She is hosting a Guardian Angel Day Reception on July 1st to honor all those who participate in the community program. Margie Taylor of Taylorized PR […]
  • June 15th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - HCC Business Plan Competition June 15th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – HCC Business Plan Competition - Houston Community College NW and NewSpring seek to train new and existing business owners to be successful in running their businesses. Each year they sponsor a business plan competition which combines business education with a business plan competition. Please listen to hear Sondra Louvier, Director of Entrepreneurship at HCC-NW and 2 of this year’s winners […]
  • June 8th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Kym Jackson with Unique Urban Rocks June 8th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Kym Jackson with Unique Urban Rocks - Listen and rock with Kym Jackson and her business “Unique Urban Rocks.” Kym has used her degrees in fashion merchandising and fine arts along with her Gemological Institute of America Certification (GIA) to create a very special line of jewelry for both men and women. Her son’s challenge with autism provided the spark to create […]
  • June 1st, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Lou Garino June 1st, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Lou Garino - For as long as he can remember, Lou has been fascinated with all things business. Lou is truly a serial entrepreneur with 3 decades of real, hardcore, business experience. His thirst for new horizons includes over 20 years of award-winning experience in real estate as a realtor and investor. As Author of the upcoming book, […]
  • May 11th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Rita Wiltz with Children's Books on Wheel May 11th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Rita Wiltz with Children’s Books on Wheel - “Given a deep family history in volunteerism, led Rita Wiltz to be Executive Director of Children’s Books on Wheels (“and More!”) Listen to learn howshe has grown her organization over ten years to provide outreach and assistance to people of all ages throughout Montgomery County. Business News included news on new sources of capital for […]
  • May 4th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Pete Koch of The American Legion May 4th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Pete Koch of The American Legion - Pete Koch runs the “business” of The Woodlands American Legion as Post Commander of Post 305. Listen to Pete talk about who the American Legion is and its mission in our community. Silver Fox Tip of the Week: ‘Why Small Businesses Should Attack With Their Strengths’ or how to win against the big boys in […]
  • April 27th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Panther Creek Inspirational Ranch April 27th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Panther Creek Inspirational Ranch - This week we talk to MG Tindall, President and Sondra Himmer, VP. of Development from Panther Creek Inspiration Ranch to learn about how they and their volunteers have developed a wonderful placed for special need kids to build their self-esteem. Also hear from Trish Cooper, owner of the Patricia Cooper Insurance Agency, about why your […]
  • April 27th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Panther Creek Inspirational Ranch April 27th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Panther Creek Inspirational Ranch - Panther Creek Inspirational Ranch provides a place of recreation and healing for those with special needs. Here the story of how a dedicated staff and volunteers have built a great “business” of hope in our backyard. The Weekly Business Hour is Sponsored by Silver Fox Advisors The Weekly Business Hour’s Social Media & Archives Below! […]
  • April 20th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Priyanka Johri of Woodlands Eco Reality April 20th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Priyanka Johri of Woodlands Eco Reality - Priyanka Johri is a trained geologist and ecological consultant who is a licensed broker/realtor and pilot and owner of The Woodlands Eco Realty. She was once accused of not thinking outside the box, but thinking like there wasn’t even a box! Listen and hear how she has used her incredible drive to build her business, […]
  • April 13th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Joe Michels April 13th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Joe Michels - All businesses have a responsibility to give their time, talent and treasure to help make their community a better place to live and work. It is smart business to do so! Hear Joe Michels, of the Michels Law Firm share his personal experience in helping the Montgomery County community prosper including his work on the […]
  • April 6th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Stacy Upchurch of Avante Laser and Medi Spa April 6th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Stacy Upchurch of Avante Laser and Medi Spa - Stacy Upchurch, co-owner of Avante Laser and Medi Spa stopped in to tell her about her business. Who would have guessed that there would be so much opportunity in the personal appearance industry? Listen to hear how Stacy and her partner have expanded their business to two locations. The Weekly Business Hour is Sponsored by […]
  • March 30th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Nelda Luce Blair March 30th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Nelda Luce Blair - Community leader Nelda Luce Blair provides the latest information on the upcoming Montgomery County Road Bond election. Listen and learn about its impact on the future growth of business in our County. Learn more about Nelda!!! A proud 5th-generation Texan raised in Montgomery County, Nelda Luce Blair is CEO of The Blair Law Firm in […]
  • March 23rd, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Courtney Coats March 23rd, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Courtney Coats - “Darwin Pressley, Financial Advisor with Edward Jones, Inc., stopped by to extend invitation to everyone to attend a business forum scheduled for this Thursday March 26th. Listen to get the complete details” “How to turn your career into your own business. Listen to Courtney Coats Topini, owner of CO2 Designs, explain how she took her […]
  • March 16th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Hank Moore #2 March 16th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Hank Moore #2 - “Houston Legends, a new book by Hank Moore, Corporate Strategist and Silver Fox Advisor, was our main topic of conversation today. Hank has done a wonderful job in capturing the why and the who which made the Greater Houston area the great place it is today. Listen to the show to learn all about our […]
  • March 9th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Gregg Slape March 9th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Gregg Slape -   They say, “Experience is the best teacher.” Listen to Gregg Slape, owner of Employee Benefit Specialist, Inc. offer his advice on what is on the horizon for employee health insurance plans and how he built his business based on 42 years of experience. Check out his interview above!   I’ve been in the employee […]
  • March 2nd, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Randy Wells March 2nd, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Randy Wells - Randy Wells, a certified CHL, has made ‘personal safety’ his business. Listen to Randy tell us how ‘Be Safe’ is more than a saying and how it made it into a successful business.   Randy has worked as a hand gun instructor for 30 years. He is qualified as a  NRA Certified Instructor and a […]
  • February 23rd, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Melanie Bush February 23rd, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Melanie Bush - Melanie Bush, president of Better Bookkeepers, Inc., has used her faith, hard work and experience to build one of the largest bookkeeping services in the Greater Houston area. Listen and learn how she saw an unmet opportunity in the marketplace and went about filling it. About Melanie Melanie, the President of Better Bookkeepers, has been a contract […]
  • February 9th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Aurelia Weems February 9th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Aurelia Weems - Aurelia Weems owner of the Aurelia E. Weems, CPA firm was our guest today. Learn from Aurelia how a professional can make your business more profitable and keep your growth plan on the straight and narrow. Check out Aurelia’s Social Media Links and Website below. (CLICK ICONS) The Weekly Business Hour’s Social Media & Archives Below! […]
  • February 2nd, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour - Zipporah Singleton February 2nd, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Zipporah Singleton - Not once but twice Zipporah Singleton started her business. A move to The Woodlands caused her to leave a client based built up over 15 years behind and start again. Listen and hear how you can take your business knowledge with you and build your business up again. About The Guest Zipporah Singleton, is Christian, […]
  • January 26th, 2015 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Ann Engelbrecht January 26th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Ann Engelbrecht - Ann Engelbrecht has used “targeted marketing” to build two businesses from scratch. Listen to her tell you about how her simple formula can jump your revenue as well. About The Guest Owner and Lead Designer of Sprout Fine Floral Concepts, Ann Engelbrecht, has helped people convey their feelings through flowers well over 25 years.    Ann […]
  • January 19th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Scott Harper - Scott Harper, President, of the Greater Conroe/Lake Conroe Chamber of Commerce discusses the state of our local economy and the Chamber for 2015. Get the information you need to help your business grow! About The Guest Scott is the President of the Greater Conroe / Lake Conroe Area Chamber of Commerce and has held this […]
  • January 1.12.15 - The Weekly Business Hour - Chelsea WIlliams January 12th, 2015 – The Weekly Business Hour – Chelsea WIlliams - Learn how one entrepreneur took her teenage dream and turned it into a successful business. Chelsea Williams, owner of Chelsea Williams Photography, shares how her passion drives her business. About The Guest I started studding photography when I was 14 by taking night classes at a community college just because I loved it and wanted […]
  • December 29th, 2014 – The Weekly Business Hour – Guy P. Jones - How do you successfully transition from a corporate job to owning your own business. Here Guy P. Jones of Guy P. Jones & Associates share his experiences and answer questions on how he built his successful financial planning firm. About The Guest With a career that has evolved over the last 40 years in insurance […]
  • December 22nd, 2014 – The Weekly Business Hour – Ed Dolphin - Ed Dolphin owner of Grandiflora Services knows the ups and downs of a start-up business. Let Ed show you how to separate “the trees from the forest.” He provides insight not only to how to do it right when you start your business, but how to avoid some common pitfalls About The Guest I started […]
  • December 15th, 2014 – The Weekly Business Hour – Dawn Candy with I Promote You - Have you ever used promotional give away items in your business, such as koozies or key chains? Why did you select the particular items and how did you decide who to give them to? This week’s “The Weekly Business Hour” guest, Dawn Candy, proprietor of “I Promote You” knows who, when, why and what you […]
  • December 1st, 2014 - The Weekly Business Hour - Melissa Rascon December 1st, 2014 – The Weekly Business Hour – Melissa Rascon - A CPA is a must advisor for any business. Melissa Rascon, CPA has combined her professional role with being an entrepreneur. She has started her own firm, taking on all of the challenges of a new business owner. Listen to Melissa share her experience and how her professional training helped her plan the success of […]
  • November 24th, 2014 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Margie Taylor - How many people know about your business? That is way too few! Margie Taylor, Taylorized PR, knows how to get your business noticed.” Listen to my interview with Margie on “The Weekly Business Hour” and learn how you too can get your business ‘Taylorized’. About The Guest Have you ever wondered where to start to […]
  • November 17th, 2014 - The Weekly Business Hour - Kim Bellini of LearningRx November 17th, 2014 – The Weekly Business Hour – Kim Bellini of LearningRx - Are you or someone you know challenged to learn something new? Here how Kim Bellini has a business dedicated to helping people or all ages learn easier and better so they do not fall behind at school or on the job. Click here to find out how “Learning Rx” changes people’s lives everyday! About The […]
  • November 10th, 2014 - The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler - Russell McNeice November 10th, 2014 – The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler – Russell McNeice - All businesses need to stay cool in summer and warm in winter. Russell NcNeice, the owner of EPS shares his how he built a business saving his clients dollars on their heating & cooling costs! The Weekly Business Hour is sponsored by On The Town Magazine :www.onthetowntexas.com/ Catch The Weekly Business Hour with Rick Schissler, […]
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June 29th, 2015 – Mornings with Lone Star – The Woodlands Children’s Museum’s 5th Birthday!!!

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The Woodlands Children’s Museum is celebrating their 5th anniversary at its current location by invited children 2-7 on July 10th for a BIRTHDAY PARTY! Featuring live music and of course birthday cake, Angela came into the studio to talk more about the excitement. You can find information on The Woodlands Children Museum by visiting www.woodlandschildrensmuseum.org/


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June 25th, 2015 - Mornings with Lone Star - Lucille Hutton with We Clean 4 You

June 25th, 2015 – Mornings with Lone Star – Lucille Hutton with We Clean 4 You

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Lucille Hutton with We Clean 4 You came into the station to talk about an opportunity for those who are currently going through a hard time with cancer. We Clean 4 You is teaming up with Cleaning For A Reason, offering FREE cleaning service with those who are currently fighting cancer. Take a listen to Lucille and make sure to visit www.weclean4you.com/clean-for-a-reason.html for more information.


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June 23rd, 2015 - Aperture and Shutter Speed - Glenda Minshew

June 23rd, 2015 – Aperture and Shutter Speed – Glenda Minshew

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Glenda Minshew with Plan Ahead Events in The Woodlands was a guest on the show. She explained what she does and the importance of photography from her perspective. Glenda also joined in the topic with Chelsea and Dick on ownership of work for photographers.


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Your Host - Chelsea Williams

Your Host – Chelsea Williams

CHELSEA WILLIAMS – I knew I wanted to be a photographer since I was thirteen years old. When I was fourteen I started taking night classes at a community college just to learn. I kept at it and got a BS in Photography from Sam Houston State University in 2007. I have been in business ever since.
I now have two wonderful children of my own and I truly love photographing small children and families. I currently do photo shoots with newborns, families, seniors, maternity, engagement and bridal sessions.
Also, for those who know you only get one shot at a first impression I offer quality head shots and business portraits. I offer photo shoots either outdoors with natural light or I can bring studio equipment to a home or office for indoor shoots. I live in Conroe, TX but work all over Huntsville, Montgomery, Magnolia, The Woodlands and Spring, TX.
Whatever your photography needs are with Chelsea Williams Photography THE FOCUS IS ON YOU!

Your Host - Dick Schissler

Your Host – Dick Schissler

DICK SCHISSLER

Dick became a photographer in High School, purchasing his first Digital DLSR, Canon 10D. Since then, he has been an avid fan of taking photos of anything. His main interest in photography is developing a better understanding of cinematography in film. The technical side of taking photos and shooting film has been and will always be the core of his love for photography and film.

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June 24th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Devery Johnson & Luke Redus

June 24th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Devery Johnson & Luke Redus

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If you can listen to this and not want to go to the library afterwards, you’re probably perpetually inebriated. Devery Johnson, the outreach coordinator for Montgomery County Library System tells all. With Devery is Luke Redus (Read-us), the founder/director of Compassion United www.compassionunited.com a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide helpo and comfort for so many less privileged in the area. Even if you’re perpetually inebriated, there is something in the program that will direct you to a better way. A great show today!


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  • The Mark and Cindy Show June 30th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – The Final Bow - Our discussion goes back to the visits of so many guests, and the coverage of so many events that have taken place on this the final live airing of the 20 month talk show series known as “The Mark and Cindy Show.” It was broadcast live from the Lonestar Internet Radio studio in downtown Conroe. […]
  • June 29th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Michael Player & Hillary Moore June 29th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Michael Player & Hillary Moore - Today, we have Mark and Cindy’s final guests before Mark takes his leave. Musical performers Michael Player and Hillary Moore charmed us with three super songs of the Country Western variety. Two original to each of them and then one duet of “When you say nothing at all.” Beautiful. Check out The Mark and Cindy […]
  • June 25th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Jarrod Sterrett June 25th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Jarrod Sterrett - Country and Western singer Jarrod Sterrett joins Mark and Kay to introduce a new song and talk of the best and worst aspects of being on a singing circuit. – By the way, go to http://www.jarrodsterrett.com to get info on Jarrod’s upcoming Texas Country Cruise departing Galveston Nov 16, 2015. Book passage by calling 1-800-764-7419 […]
  • June 24th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - Devery Johnson & Luke Redus June 24th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – Devery Johnson & Luke Redus - If you can listen to this and not want to go to the library afterwards, you’re probably perpetually inebriated. Devery Johnson, the outreach coordinator for Montgomery County Library System tells all. With Devery is Luke Redus (Read-us), the founder/director of Compassion United www.compassionunited.com a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide helpo and comfort for so […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show June 23rd, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show - Sam Houston was unable to visit today, but Denton Florian (Houston historian) was too. However Denton phoned in and told us of the goings on of Houston. Answered as many questions as we had time for… and Cindy had some doozies. And, no, I never seen a doozy. Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s […]
  • The Mark and Cindy Show June 22nd, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show - Mark and Cindy discuss weird stuff going on at county libraries. Like, Cosplay Costume with Worbla and the singing Zoologist. A call the library was necessary. Summer stuff, the Civil War and movies were also kicked around. Oh, and a Rodney Dangerfield impersonation. Sort of. Take a listen. Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s […]
  • June 18th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - MC BeeKeeper Association June 18th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – MC BeeKeeper Association - The topic is honey bees, and Chari and James Elam with the Montgomery County Beekeeper Association are the guests. http://www.mocobees.com  The importance of bees goes way beyond what you’re thinking. This is a funny and very informative show. You’ll be glad you listened. Check out The Mark and Cindy Show’s Social Media Information and Watch/Listen […]
  • June 17th, 2015 - The Mark and Cindy Show - A Van for Adam June 17th, 2015 – The Mark and Cindy Show – A Van for Adam - Dennis O’Conner (actor/set builder and Conroe icon) and his friend Denise Deboldt (set designer) join Mark and Cindy for a light-hearted look at a horrible wreck that Dennis, his son (Adam), and (ex-wife) Barbara experienced. Dennis came out the worst, taking a good bash to the back of his head. He now wants to be […]