Veteran caregiver advocates Corrine and Tyron Hinton

November 16, 2021 00:44:23
Veteran caregiver advocates Corrine and Tyron Hinton
On the Line
Veteran caregiver advocates Corrine and Tyron Hinton

Show Notes

This week’s episode features retired Marine Staff Sgt. Tyron Hinton and his wife, Dr. Corrine Hinton, an associate professor of English at Texas A&M University-Texarkana.

Tyron had several combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan and sustained injuries.

Corrine became a military caregiver for her husband and works to bring awareness and help to the parents, friends and partners who serve in caregiving roles for veterans. She is an alumni fellow with the Elizabeth Dole Foundation, which is committed to empowering, supporting and honoring our nation’s military caregivers.

November is National Veterans and Military Families Month, and to those who have served and sacrificed, we thank you.

In this episode, guest host Christy Busby Worsham spoke with the Hintons about their journey and experiences, as well as the available resources for military caregivers and veterans.

LINK: Hidden Heroes

Other Episodes

Episode 12

October 19, 2022 00:19:38
Episode Cover

"Rocky Horror" superfan Larry Viezel

Larry Viezel has been passionate about “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” for three decades and is president of the Official Fan Club. He and Karl talked about the show's history, cast, music and what's made it so special to generations of fans. Texarkana's Perot Theatre will present “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” on Friday, Oct. 28, 2022. LINKS Tickets: "Rocky Horror" at the Perot "The Rocky Horror Treasury: A Tribute to the Ultimate Cult Classic" ...



December 14, 2021 00:32:10
Episode Cover

Beto O'Rourke, Democratic candidate for Texas governor

Texas Democrat Beto O'Rourke is back on the campaign trail, this time challenging incumbent Republican Gov. Greg Abbott. The election is almost a year away. But O'Rourke has already begun traveling around the state, stumping in cities large and small. It's a strategy that brought him within three percentage points of Republican Sen. Ted Cruz in the 2018 race that first put O'Rourke in the national political spotlight. He followed that run with a bid for the Democratic presidential nomination. Earlier this year, he again hit the road in Texas in support of voting rights and registration. On Saturday, O'Rourke visited Texarkana, drawing a small but seemingly receptive audience to hear his message. After that appearance, he stopped by the studio for a half-hour interview. Host Karl Richter asked him about a range of issues, including COVID mandates, abortion and gun regulation. ...


Episode 0

July 02, 2021 00:01:15
Episode Cover

Introducing On the Line

Welcome to On the Line, the first podcast from the Texarkana Gazette ...