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  • Alex Leatu

    WC hires Leatu as women’s tennis coach


    Alex Leatu is officially Weatherford College’s new women’s tennis coach, and she’s ready to create the team from the ground up. “I’m here to create a team that loves like a family and works like a championship depends on every detail, representing...

  • Frederick Sanders in class with students

    New WC songwriting class teaching the finer points of expression


    By Rick Mauch Kiki Dee once sang, "I've got the music in me." Weatherford College Director of Jazz Studies Fredrick Sanders understands that feeling very well—and now he’s looking for students with that same feeling. Sanders, renowned for his piano...

  • Moana Jr.

    Local thespians called for auditions at WC


    Community theatre returns to the Weatherford College Alkek Fine Arts Center this summer and the directors are on the search for local talent. Auditions for the teen musical “Moana Jr.” directed by Elizabeth Baker and Erin Brownlee are scheduled for...

  • Brandi Addison

    Making a difference through the written word


    By Rick Mauch Brandi Addison knew early in life what she wanted to be. She wanted to be a journalist and a difference-maker. “I was a young girl, probably about 6 or 7 years old. My late grandfather would pull out the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and...

  • It's All About the Music

    Art and music take over the Alkek this Friday


    Join Weatherford College this Friday in the Alkek Fine Arts Center for an evening of art, music and celebration. The fun begins in Texas Hall with the Spring Student Art Reception from 5 to 7 p.m., where guests can view the works of WC students and...

  • Weatherford College International Piano Competition logo

    Winners of 3rd annual WC International Piano Competition announced


    Winners of the third annual Weatherford College International Piano Competition were announced this past weekend. Two dozen finalists were chosen from 126 pianists representing 16 countries. “We had an array of truly world-class contestants this...

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    WC expands new Honors Program


    After a successful pilot program, Weatherford College is expanding its Honors Program. Students interested in classes with a higher level of academic rigor should apply by May 4 at for priority consideration. A limited number of...

  • Upward Bound students

    WC Upward Bound students assemble meals for orphans


    Weatherford College Upward Bound students joined forces with Kids Against Hunger Parker County and Grace First Presbyterian Church this past weekend to assemble more than 11,000 meals that are now on their way to an orphanage in Mexico. This is the...

  • Lela Morris, Sue Coody, Dr. Tod Allen Farmer, Judge J.D. Clark, Dr. Robert Marlett

    Bond refinance of WC Wise County to save taxpayers $12.4 million


    Weatherford College and Wise County officially announced the successful refinancing of $22 million in bonds from an 8 percent interest rate to 2.36 percent Wednesday afternoon at the WC Wise County campus. The lower interest rate will result in...

  • Dr. Farmer

    Affordable Bachelor’s Degrees


    The price of houses, automobiles, and the general necessities of life continues to rise. Inflationary pressures are compounded by the growth of our area and the associated competition for existing resources. Employers are having to raise wages in...