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  • Marty Melvin

    New WC scholarship added in honor of late rodeo cowboy, actor

    7/28/21

    By Rick Mauch As a nine-time National Finals Rodeo qualifier, the late Marty Melvin knew a lot about winning and how to appreciate a winner. Now, to help keep the longstanding winning tradition of the Weatherford College rodeo program going strong,...

  • Sonography students in lab

    WC Sonography Program ranked best in Texas

    7/28/21

    Nursing Process has named Weatherford College’s diagnostic medical sonography program as the best ultrasound technologist school in Texas. “Our faculty has worked extremely hard to provide students with the knowledge and experience needed to excel...

  • Much Ado About Nothing promo

    WC Summer Stage presents “Much Ado About Nothing”

    7/26/21

    The Weatherford College Summer Stage presents Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing,” Aug. 4-7 in the Alkek Fine Arts Center. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. each evening, with doors opening a half-hour prior. Admission is free. “Much Ado About Nothing”...

  • John Thomasson

    WC alumnus enjoys career as bandleader for Little Big Town

    7/20/21

    By Rick Mauch His band has the word ”little” in its name, but John Thomasson’s role in their success is anything but small. The same could be said for his career in the music industry. Thomasson, who attended Weatherford College from 1987 to 1989,...

  • Shelby Easterwood, Jeff Kahlden, Carmen Cheguen

    Local high schoolers complete summer college experience

    7/15/21

    More than 50 local high school students attended Weatherford College’s annual Upward Bound summer academy focused on providing higher education access to future first-generation college students from economically disadvantaged families. Students...

  • The Three Billy Goats Gruff

    “The Three Billy Goats Gruff” takes the stage for young audience

    7/12/21

    Weatherford College Summer Stage presents “The Three Billy Goats Gruff” the last two weekends in July in the Alkek Fine Arts Center. This production is geared specifically for a young audience and has a short runtime. Children will enjoy the classic...

  • Dr. Tod Allen Farmer

    The Widow’s Mite

    7/12/21

    President John F. Kennedy famously stated, "The raising of extraordinarily large sums of money, given voluntarily and freely by millions of our fellow Americans, is a unique American tradition... Philanthropy, charity, giving voluntarily and freely...

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    WC board holds July meeting

    7/8/21

    The Weatherford College Board of Trustees held its monthly meeting Thursday in the Allene Strain Community Room. Rodeo Coach Johnny Emmons provided an update on the rodeo team, which competes in the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association...

  • Texas state capitol

    Texas legislature increases community college bachelor’s degree limit from three to five

    7/1/21

    House Bill 3348, signed into law by Gov. Greg Abbott last month, allows community colleges to offer up to five baccalaureate degree programs, up from the previously approved limit of three. Passage of this bill ensures community colleges can reach...

  • WC Night at Globe Life Field - Rangers vs Houston Astros

    Weatherford College Night at Globe Life Field scheduled for Sept. 16

    6/28/21

    Weatherford College and the WC Foundation have announced a partnership with the Texas Rangers to host Weatherford College Night at Globe Life Field Thursday, Sept. 16. The Rangers will play their rival, the Houston Astros, that evening with a 7:05 p...

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