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Hi, my name is Kory Howell. I am a first year Osteopathic Medical Student (OMS-I) at the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (TCOM) at UNTHSC in Fort Worth, Texas. However, the start of my long and exciting journey, which has led me to where I am today, began here in Comanche, Texas.
BROWNWOOD – July 1, 2021 – Howard Payne University presented degrees to 187 graduates at Commencement ceremonies held in May for fall 2020 and spring 2021 graduates. Degrees were conferred by Dr. Cory Hines, HPU president, and other university personnel.
WACO, Texas (June 28, 2021) - More than 4,700 Baylor University students have been named to the Dean’s Academic Honor List for the Spring 2021 semester.
BROWNWOOD – June 18, 2021 – Howard Payne University recognized 227 students for academic success during the spring 2021 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 gr…
SAN ANGELO, TX (06/01/2021)-- Angelo State University conferred 888 undergraduate and graduate degrees on 884 graduates during the 2021 spring commencement exercises on May 15, 2021, at the Junell Center/Stephens Arena in San Angelo, Texas.
These Comanche FFA High School students received their Welding Tech Certificate from Ranger College on Saturday, May 1, 2021. Pictured are Comanche FFA Advisor Philip Beard, Colt Salinas, Logan Wilkerson, Bryce Hermesmeyer, Xavier Herrera, Cash Cook and in front is Yancy Perkins. Not picture…
MANCHESTER, NH (05/20/2021)-- Christopher Boykin of Comanche (76442) has been named to Southern New Hampshire University’s Winter 2021 President’s List. The winter term runs from January to May. Full-time students who have earned a minimum grade-point average of 3.700 and above are named to …
FORT WORTH, TX--The Jordan Elizabeth Harris Foundation, a nonprofit serving North Texas, has provided research funding in the amount of $15,000 to the TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine’s THRIVE wellness curriculum. Physician burnout has become an epidemic, with far reaching implications for …
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Tarleton State University and the Cross Timbers Fine Arts Council (CTFAC) present “A Quilter’s Day Out,” April 6-May 25, with two exhibits, one at the W.K. Gordon Center for Industrial History of Texas in the historic ghost town of Thurber and the other at CTFAC in Step…
BROWNWOOD – March 26, 2021 – Howard Payne University has announced a 50% discount for undergraduate tuition and housing for the May and summer 2021 academic sessions. The discount is available to students who enroll for at least three credit hours in person or online. Students who are taking…
Jeron Conine played his first collegiate game for Southwestern University Pirate Football on Monday, February 1. 2021. Jeron is number 55, bottom left, he is blocking for the running back. Conine is a 5’11 freshman weighing 305 pounds for the Pirate football team hailing from Comanche, Texas…
The James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program is a post-baccalaureate fellowship with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace which provides outstanding recent graduates who are serious about careers in international affairs with an opportunity to learn about and help shape policy on im…
Two Comanche County youths were listed on the Texas Woman’s University releases deans’, chancellor’s lists for fall 2020. The students are from Comanche, Jilian Hufstutler in kinesiology and from Gustine, Ramona Tovar Briones in kinesiology.
RICHARDSON, Texas – Hardin-Simmons’ football schedules were released by the American Southwest Conference on Monday. All ASC fall sports have been moved to the spring semester following the presidents’ decision from July 24.
1/26/2021 DENVER - The doubles pairing of Celia Vaudiau and Rose Watanabe have been named the TicketSmarter WAC Women’s Tennis Doubles Athletes of the Week for their performance at Sam Houston State last weekend.
The Ranger College Library invites you to join them as they celebrate the birthday of Conan the Barbarian creator and Rising Star native Robert E. Howard at 6pm on Friday, January 22 in the Goleman Library auditorium on the main campus in Ranger, TX.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — A recent survey by EDsmart.org, a nationally recognized publisher of college resources and rankings, names Tarleton State University to the organization’s Top 20 list of best online colleges and universities.
UNIVERSITY, MS (12/17/2020)-- Austin Kade Renfro, of Desdemona, TX, was recently named to the University of Mississippi's Fall 2020 Honor Roll lists.
“What a night to be a Tarleton Texan,” wrote the Tarleton State University Alumni Association about the National Finals Rodeo held at Globe Life Park in Arlington. December 9, 2020\ was Tarleton night at the Wrangler NFR. Tarleton State University was well represented tonight by rodeo contes…
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(ABILENE, Texas) - Coltton Johnson hopes his journey will continue a family tradition.
ABILENE, Texas) - Chris Medina knew welding would be a good trade to learn.
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Grab your fishing poles and mark your calendars for December 5-15 to participate in Trout Fest 2020 at Cal Young Park Pond in Abilene. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is teaming up with the City of Abilene to host the event that is open to anglers of all ages.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — A previously unknown species of plant life has been discovered by Tarleton State University researcher Dr. Ryan Morgan and two former students.
BROWNWOOD – November 16, 2020 –
John Boon from Universal Technical Institute (UTI) was in Comanche on Friday, November 6 to visit with the Auto Tech and Robotic students from Comanche High School.
(SWEETWATER, Texas) - Daniel Gainer, of Mason, has been building things his entire life.
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Tarleton State University’s College of Science and Technology will host a virtual star party at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13.
UT Austin is committed to working with the U.S. military to identify and prioritize research that can quickly be adapted to help protect and defend the nation’s interest.A methodical voice tells the watching crowd, “I am going to remove the lid.” Everyone is quiet as a robot using artificial…
BROWNWOOD – November 5, 2020 – The Baptist General Convention of Texas (BGCT) recently named Andrea (Akins) Harp ’79 as one of nine recipients of the Baptist Educators Serving Texans (B.E.S.T.) Educator of the Year Award.
Rebecca Bell-Metereau, a Democrat who won an open seat formerly held by a Republican on the State Board of Education in this week’s election, is a professor at Texas State University in San Marcos and a board member of the Texas Faculty Association.
Welcome Trace Morrison to Culver-Stockton College's Class of 2025
Want to make an excellent annual salary without having to attend classes for years? Want to travel and see other places? If you answered yes to the above questions, Ranger College has the program to make your dreams come true. And those dreams could begin within a few weeks.
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COLLEGE STATION, TX – Texas Target Communities (TxTC) at Texas A&M University has selected Comanche County as a community partner for the 2020-2021 academic year. Faculty, staff, and students at Texas A&M will assist community leaders plan for the future. TxTC is currently exploring …
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Tarleton State University this weekend unveiled plans for an almost $12 million Aquatics Center on the Stephenville campus, following a green light last month from The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents. The project is part of the 2020-2024 A&M System …
BROWNWOOD – September 4, 2020 – Howard Payne University recently hosted Dr. Michael Evans, president of the Baptist General Convention of Texas (BGCT) and pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Mansfield, and Dr. David Hardage, executive director of the BGCT, to speak about the need for Chris…
STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Tarleton State University has emerged as one of the safest college campuses in Texas based on a survey by the National Council for Home Safety and Security.
WACO, Texas (July 30, 2020) - More than 5,300 Baylor University students have been named to the Dean’s Academic Honor List for the spring 2020 semester. Students honored on the Dean’s List are Baylor undergraduates with a minimum semester grade-point average of 3.7 with no grade lower than a…
If Ranger College President Dr. William J. Campion had his preference, the debate as to whether college classes would be held in the traditional face-to-face method or virtually would be moot. In normal circumstances, students learn better in a face-to-face setting.
BROWNWOOD – July 25, 2020 – Due to concerns arising from challenges related to COVID-19, Howard Payne University’s fall 2020 American Southwest Conference competition has been moved to spring 2021 as a result of a decision by the American Southwest Conference (ASC) Council of Presidents. The…
(HARLINGEN, Texas) - The new coronavirus has impacted more than just social gatherings. In Texas, nearly 1.3 million people are unemployed because of the current pandemic, and that number continues to climb.
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