Copperas Cove resident and employee at KNCT Chuck McManus watches the screen that shows the programs being broadcast to PBS viewers across the Central Texas region.

Covite brings Big Bird to Central Texas children

Cove resident handles the behind the scenes action for KNCT.



Copperas Cove residents who enjoy PBS and 91.3 FM can say “thank you” to a fellow Covite for his work on keeping the commercial-free station running smoothly. Chuck McManus, has lived in Copperas Cove since 2007. After he retired from his five and a half years in the army he found a place to live and he began takingbusiness classes at Central Texas College. At the time he was still the owner of Battlefield Games in Killeen. He later sold the store to a 1st Sgt. who was about to retire, he said.

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