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    WC Board approves 2015 tax rate, budget

    8/27/15

    The Weatherford College Board of Trustees approved the 2015-16 budget and tax rate during a special called meeting Thursday afternoon. Standing at $56.4 million, no changes were made to the budget by college administration since early August. A full...

  • Upward Bound leaves lasting impression on students.

    Upward Bound leaves lasting impression on students

    8/26/15

    Approximately 50 local high school students with a thirst for knowledge partici- pated in this summer’s Upward Bound program at Weatherford College. These teens are potential first-generation college students from lower income families selected from...

  • Mr. D rolls in as the newest member of the WCPD.

    Mr. D rolls in as the newest member of the WCPD

    8/17/15

    He’s not stealthy quiet or small enough to go unnoticed, but the newest member of the Weatherford College Police Department’s job is to sleuth out information during the direst of situations. Mr. D is a MARCbot IV previously used in Iraq to inspect...

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    WC Board discusses Wise County campus forecasted budget shortfall

    8/7/15

      The Weatherford College Board of Trustees discussed the proposed 2015-16 budget Thursday afternoon including a recurring issue with the WC Wise County campus. In  2008, Wise County voters approved a Branch Campus Maintenance Tax  (...

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    WC board to hold public hearings on tax rate

    8/6/15

      Members of the Weatherford College Board of Trustees proposed lowering the 2015 property tax rate to 11.364 cents per $100 of valuation at their Thursday meeting.   On July 24, WC received a notice that Chief Appraiser Larry Hammonds...

  • Will Douglas - Lone Star Guitar Festival.

    Inaugural Lone Star Guitar Festival attracts Renowned Competitors

    8/6/15

    Last month’s Lone Star Guitar Festival at Weatherford College far exceeded the expectations of event organizer Will Douglas. Douglas, an adjunct guitar instructor for WC, developed the festival after seeing the success of a similar format for...

  • WC Auditions for Handel’s Messiah set for Aug. 24.

    WC Auditions for Handel’s Messiah set for Aug. 24

    8/3/15

    Auditions for the Parker County Community Choir performance of Selections from Handel's Messiah will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 24, in the Alkek Fine Arts Center at Weatherford College. Auditions are by appointment only. Choir...

  • Audition Dates announced for Fall Musical "9 to 5."

    Audition Dates announced for Fall Musical "9 to 5."

    7/29/15

    Auditions for the Weatherford College fall musical 9 to 5 will take place in the Alkek Fine Arts Center on Saturday, Sept. 12, at 6 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 13, at 3 p.m. Based on the 1980 film of the same name, 9 to 5 the musical was created by Dolly...

  • McKinley inducted into Hall of Fame.

    McKinley inducted into Hall of Fame

    7/29/15

    Hall of Famers – Weatherford College’s Bob McKinley was inducted into the NJCAA Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame Friday in Niceville, Florida. The longtime WC athletic director and coach was joined by former Northeast Mississippi...

  • WC veterans provide lunch to local recruiters.

    WC veterans provide lunch to local recruiters

    7/29/15

    Members of the Weatherford College Student Veterans Organization visited the Weatherford armed services recruiting office Monday. The WC group brought lunch to the recruiters, courtesy of Bakers Ribs, in a show of support and in honor of the Marines...

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