East Texas radio colleagues mourn friend, newsman John Sims
Published: Mar. 31, 2023 at 6:11 PM CDT|Updated: Mar. 31, 2023 at 10:37 PM CDT
ETX radio personality John Sims suffered a severe brain injury as a result of an auto-pedestrian crash that happened Tuesday around 8:30 a.m. on Front St. at Bonner Ave. Sadly, he died of his injuries a little after 3:30 a.m. Friday, according to KTBB owner Paul Gleiser.
In an age of “mega” salons or franchises, an old-fashioned East Texas barber shop is still in business and thriving. Operator Carlos Dujaunez said there is a nostalgic attraction to old-fashioned barber shops.