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The announcements went out late last week, the National FFA Organization will award five Comanche FFA members the highest degree awarded in the FFA. Westin Abbey, Kaili Gaines, Frank Moerman, Billy Scheller, and Wyatt Welch will be awarded their American FFA Degree’s Saturday November 2, 201…

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(ABILENE, Texas)–What started as a meeting in the HSU cafeteria has grown to an international partnership with multiple departments of the university. When Grey Hoff, Associate Vice President for Marketing and Global Engagement, met Kisemei Kupe three years ago, he quickly found out that Kup…

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WACO, Texas (July 8, 2019) – The Heartland Conference named Oklahoma Christian softball standout Madison Hagood, Comanche, Texas as its Woman of the Year for 2018-19 on Monday, the first time an OC student-athlete has received that prestigious honor.

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SALT LAKE CITY (Grassroots Newswire) July 9, 2019 - The following local residents have earned a degree from Western Governors University (WGU). The online, nonprofit university held its 70th (Orlando, Florida); 71st (Cincinnati, Ohio); and 72nd (Anaheim, California) commencement ceremonies t…

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WACO, Texas (June 26, 2019) - More than 4,100 Baylor University students have been named to the Dean’s Academic Honor List for the spring 2019 semester. Students honored on the Dean’s List are Baylor undergraduates with a minimum grade-point average of 3.7 while enrolled in a minimum of 12 s…

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BROWNWOOD – June 19, 2019 – Howard Payne University honored 223 students for academic success during the spring 2019 semester. Students must earn a 4.0 grade point average to be named to the President’s List, a 3.65-3.99 grade point average to be named to the Dean’s List and a 3.5-3.64 grade…

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DENTON/DALLAS/HOUSTON — Texas Woman’s University has released its deans’ and chancellor’s lists for the Spring 2019 semester. Marissa Elliott of Comanche, Texas has been named to the Dean’s List. Undergraduate students who complete at least 12 graded credit hours and achieve at least a 3.5 g…

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HUNTSVILLE, Texas (June 17, 2019) - The students listed on the Dean’s List of Academic Honors at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas, includes Payton nance of Comanche, Texas. The students are undergraduates who have achieved a grade point average of at least 3.5 out of a perfe…

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SAN ANGELO, TX (05/20/2019) -- Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas, is pleased to announce that the following students from your area have been named to the Dean’s List for the 2019 spring semester.

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WICHITA FALLS, Texas (May 17, 2019) - Midwestern State University recognized 1,192 honor students for the Spring 2019 semester. The President’s Honor Roll included 433 students, the Provost’s Honor Roll included 365 students and the Dean’s Honor Roll included 394 students.

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Dr. Misty Smith was recently named the recipient of the Barry B. Thompson Service Award in the College of Health and Human Services at Tarleton State University. Misty graduated from Comanche High School and teaches in the Social Work Department at Tarleton. She is the daughter of Jimmy and …

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Madison Hagood, senior pitcher for the Div. II Oklahoma Christian Lady Eagles softball team had a great week. She posted a 4-0 record. The senior worked 20 innings total allowing just one earned run while striking out 21 to improve to 10-2 on the season.

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STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Dr. Tara O’Connor Shelley, professor and co-director of the Institute on Violence Against Women and Human Trafficking and co-director of the Institute for Criminal Justice Leadership and Public Policy in the School of Criminology, Criminal Justice, and Strategic Studies…

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BROWNWOOD – February 11, 2019 – The Arbor Day Foundation has once again recognized Howard Payne University as a Tree Campus USA® institution for the university’s ongoing commitment to effective urban forest management. HPU has received the Tree Campus USA designation since 2016.

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STEPHENVILLE, Texas —Tarleton State University Professor of Biological Sciences Christopher L. Higgins has been chosen to serve on the communications committee for the Organization of Biological Field Stations.

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STEPHENVILLE - Following a unanimous decision by the Student Government Association and the President's Cabinet, all of Tarleton's 14 intercollegiate athletic teams will unite under the Texans name beginning in August.

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The University of Texas at Dallas unveiled this week yet another example of how it's becoming a power broker, not to mention a major player in the region's art scene. 

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Ranger College President William J. Campion won a lot of games during his career as a basketball coach. He called even more during a 35-year period as a college referee before retiring from the court to focus on being one of the top small-college administrators in the United States.

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ABILENE, TX (01/22/2019)-- Laura Hernandez of Comanche TX has been named to the Fall 2018 Dean's List for McMurry University. To be eligible for the Dean's List, a student must have maintained at least a 3.5 grade point average while taking twelve or more credit hours.

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BROWNWOOD – January 17, 2019 – Howard Payne University’s School of Science and Mathematics introduced an innovative class this fall for students seeking to major in biology and a handful of other majors. The class has been named the S.T.I.N.G.E.R. Lab, which stands for Scientific Training fo…

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Last month, I ended my letter to you with a call to root for Texas Football in the Sugar Bowl on New Year’s Day. It’s clear that the team heard your cheers and encouragement, whether in person or in spirit. Congratulations to Coach Herman and the team on their big win! What a wonderful way t…

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WACO, Texas (Jan. 15, 2019) - More than 4,400 Baylor University students were named to the Dean's Academic Honor Roll for the 2018 fall semester. Students honored on the Dean's List are Baylor undergraduates with a minimum grade-point average of 3.7, while enrolled in a minimum of 12 semeste…

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STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Renowned dance company Step Afrika! will perform at 7 p.m.  Wednesday, Jan. 23, in the theater of the Clyde H. Wells Fine Arts Center in Stephenville to kick off Tarleton State University’s celebration of Black History Month.

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RANGER – Make no mistake about, Ranger College men’s basketball head coach Billy Gillispie isn’t taking anything for granted over the next few weeks. Nothing is a given, especially in the rough-and-tumble Northern Texas Junior College Athletic Conference.

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BROWNWOOD – January 13, 2019 – The Brownwood Community Band will begin its spring rehearsals on Monday, January 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Davidson Music Complex (Band Rehearsal Hall) on the Howard Payne University campus.

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HOUSTON – John Mendelsohn, M.D., president emeritus of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and an internationally acclaimed leader in the field of medicine and scientist whose research helped pioneer a new type of cancer therapy, died Jan. 7 at his home in Houston. He was 82. T…

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STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Tarleton State University greets students back to campus for 2019 with a full slate of activities for Welcome Back Week featuring live music, activities and food beginning Monday, Jan. 14. Giovannie and the Hired Guns, a Texas country band based in Lipan, highlight Mond…

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STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Dr. Leslie Spotz, professor of piano at Tarleton State University, will perform a public recital and present music as part of a special project upon returning from a semester-long faculty development leave to Asia, New York and Los Angeles.

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