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    WC to celebrate Veterans Day with ceremony Nov. 8


      Weatherford College will celebrate Veterans Day with a ceremony Thursday, Nov. 8, at the Ed Kramer Veterans Flag Plaza, located outside the Academic Building on the Weatherford campus. The event will begin at 10:45 a.m. The college generally...

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    Area fourth graders attend WC’s annual STEMania


    Weatherford College hosted hundreds of fourth graders at the annual STEMania events held last week at both the Weatherford and Wise County campuses.  On Thursday, WC Wise County welcomed more than 875 students from 14 schools in Wise, Jack and Palo...

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    Fall Jazz Band concert takes center stage Nov. 2


    Join the Weatherford College Jazz Band this Friday, Nov. 2, for their Fall Jazz Concert starting at 7:30 p.m. in the Alkek Fine Arts Center. Doors open at 7 p.m., and admission is free. In addition to the jazz band directed by Cal Lewiston, the...

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    The Value of Education to American Society


    The Weatherford Democrat has asked Dr. Farmer to write a monthly op-ed for the paper. Here is his latest column which was printed in the Saturday, Oct. 13, paper. The value of education to American society is immeasurable. Education shapes both...

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    School leaders attend annual Superintendents Meeting at WC


        Representatives from 16 public school districts and one private school attended the third annual Superintendents Meeting at Weatherford College on Friday.   Duane Durrett, WC Dean of Community Educa- tion, organized the event which reaches out...

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    Texano Duo to bring haunting sounds to Alkek stage


    Weatherford College classical guitar instructor Will Douglas and flutist Dr. Bethany Padgett will perform as the Texana Duo at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, in the Alkek Fine Arts Center. Doors open at 7 p.m. and admission is free. The duo was formed...

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    WC board moves forward on BSN, Vet Tech programs


    The Weatherford College Board of Trustees unanimously approved a motion for the continued pursuit of proposed new Bachelor’s Degree Nursing and Veterinary Technician programs during their Thursday meeting. Approval by the board is the first step in...

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    Coyote Chase Race set for Nov. 17


    The 25th annual Coyote Chase Race 5K and 1-mile run is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 17, at Weatherford College. Pre-registered runners will again receive long sleeve, microfiber T-shirts thanks to the generosity of an anonymous local donor. Online...

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    WC instructor selected to state advisory subcommittee


    Weatherford College Instructor Dr. John Flanagan has been appointed to the state’s History Teacher Certification Track Field of Study Advisory Subcommittee. Only six faculty members were selected statewide and, of those, only three were from...

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    Tina Carlisle awarded TRIO scholarship


    Weatherford College nursing student Tina Carlisle was recently awarded the Matthew W. Taylor Scholarship through the federal TRIO program. Carlisle has been an active member of the Student Support Services program through TRIO since Spring 2016. She...