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  • Ralph Willingham receives WAVES award

    Willingham receives veterans education award


    Ralph Willingham, Weatherford College’s director of admissions and veterans coordinator, has been awarded the Diana Davis Service Award for Excellence by the Western Association of Veterans Education Specialists (WAVES). The award was established in...

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    Stella and Stan Renner Scholarship established with WC Foundation


    Marilyn Reynolds and the estate of Stella and Stan Renner have established a new Weatherford College Foundation scholarship. The Stella and Stan Renner Scholarship will be earmarked for full-time students in a service careers such as nursing or...

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    WC board proposes decreased tax rate for 2019-20


    The Weatherford College Board of Trustees voted to propose a Parker County property tax rate of 11.495 cents per $100 valuation for the 2019-20 budget during a meeting held Thursday afternoon. This is the fourth time out of the past five years the...

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    WC ag students bring home top honors from FFA convention


    Students from Weatherford College, the lone community college present at the 91st annual Texas State FFA Convention, earned top accolades in public relations, job interview and public speaking contests. The convention, held in Fort Worth the week of...

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    New endowed scholarship established by Ronald Walker


    Ronald M. Walker has established a new permanently-endowed scholarship with the Weatherford College Foundation. The Ronald M. Walker scholarship will benefit WC students with financial need. Pictured with Walker is Dr. Tod Allen Farmer, WC president...

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    WC theatre presents “Princess and the Pea,” Shakespeare’s “Love’s Labour’s Lost”


    Take a respite from the summer heat in Weatherford College’s Alkek Fine Arts Center and catch the theatrical productions of “Princess and the Pea” and William Shakespeare’s “Love’s Labour’s Lost.” “Princess and the Pea” is presented by the Once Upon...

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    Upward Bound completes successful summer


    Approximately 50 local high school students with a thirst for knowledge participated in the Upward Bound Summer Academy Program at Weatherford College. These teens are first-generation college students from economically disadvantaged families...

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    WC Foundation reports 171 percent increase


    Weatherford College is halfway through its sesquicentennial year and donors have been celebrating generously with their checkbooks. WC announced Thursday that the Weatherford College Foundation has received $115,097 in donations and sponsorships in...

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    Shires establish endowed scholarship


    John and Ida Shires have established a new permanently endowed scholarship in the Weatherford College Foundation. The John and Ida Shires Scholarship will benefit local students attending Weatherford College. Pictured with the Shires is Dr. Tod...

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    A Passion for History –


    Jon Vandagriff’s veracity for the past ensures his own mark in local history. Looking back at the beginning of his journey, it’s hard to think there was a time when people took little notice of Weatherford historian Jon Vandagriff. Over the decades...