I must admit that it did not take us long to say yes when Richard Niblett of KYOX/KCOM Radio asked if we would like to join the Radio in bringing you a daily Slice Of Texas via the Ox, 94.3 FM Radio and KCOM, 15.50 AM Radio. Here at Texans United we are all about saluting Texas and Texans, and we are very excited to be able to bring you even more interesting Texas stories from around the state.
Here’s the beginning of an easy one just to show you what I mean:
“I’ve done made a deal with the devil. He said he’s going to give me an air-conditioned place when I go down there, if I go there, so I won’t put all the fires out.”
Probably the most famous firefighter in the world was born a poor boy in 1915 in Houston, Texas. At the age of 24, he went to work for Myron M. Kinley, a pioneer in fighting oil well fires. He would remain with Kinley for the next 20 years, honing the skills that would eventually make him famous.
….to be continued…