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Texan basketball coach Lonn Reisman won’t let cancer beat his season

Rebecca Hernandez—  Staff Writer  In a “Letter to the fans” that was sent out Aug. 22, athletic director and head coach of Tarleton State University’s men’s basketball, Lonn Reisman, announced his diagnosis of prostate cancer. He said in his letter, “My
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Texan basketball coach Lonn Reisman won’t let cancer beat his season

Head coach Todd Whitten brings new aspirations for Texan football

Rebecca Hernandez— Staff Writer Additional reporting by Sean Hargrove The return of Tarleton State University’s 24th head football coach Todd Whitten brings a new coaching staff and attitude to
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Head coach Todd Whitten brings new aspirations for Texan football

The Making of a president

By Morgan Little— Guest Writer Forty-seven years ago this month, Tarleton State University President Dominic Dottavio showed up for his freshman year of college at Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. He started classes, struggled
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The Making of a president

Tarleton spends $69.5 million on unfinished dorms

Rebecca Hernandez and Ashley Ford— Staff Writer & Editor-in-Chief  The total cost of construction for all three unfinished residence halls, Traditions North,
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Tarleton spends $69.5 million on unfinished dorms

New Duck Camp scholarship will be available next summer

By Megan Andrews — Managing Editor Select incoming students without the funds can look forward to the possibility of attending Duck Camp
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New Duck Camp scholarship will be available next summer

Tarleton football players reflect on lives and deaths of three fellow teammates

By Ashley Ford— Editor-in-Chief The recent death of another Tarleton State University football player brought together three best friends to discuss their
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Tarleton football players reflect on lives and deaths of three fellow teammates

Stephenville gets a sweet spot, Sweetenville to open in fall

By Denise Harroff— Staff Writer This fall, Tarleton State University students and Stephenville residents can make plans to indulge in desserts and
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Stephenville gets a sweet spot, Sweetenville to open in fall

Assistant vice president said he misinterpreted Tarleton president about a need ‘to portray white males’

By Ashley Ford— Editor-in-Chief Rebecca Hernandez and Sydney Burns contributed to this report. Updated Aug. 3 @21:51 p.m. In the last 20 years, the
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Assistant vice president said he misinterpreted Tarleton president about a need ‘to portray white males’


Recent Sports Stories

Long Reisman has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. 
Photo courtesy of Tarleton Athletics.

Texan basketball coach Lonn Reisman won’t let cancer beat his season

Rebecca Hernandez— Staff Writer In a “Letter to the fans” that was sent out Aug. 22, athletic director and head ...
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Texan football players pose for a team photo at media day in Wisdom Gym. 
Photo by TR Varnado.

Head coach Todd Whitten brings new aspirations for Texan football

Rebecca Hernandez— Staff Writer Additional reporting by Sean Hargrove The return of Tarleton State University’s 24th head football coach Todd ...
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Left to right: Christain Champine, Cooper Cole, Brayden Coverdale, Alex Sanchez, Tate Whitten and Kason Fornes.
Photo by Jenifer Whitten.

Tarleton football players reflect on lives and deaths of three fellow teammates

By Ashley Ford— Editor-in-Chief The recent death of another Tarleton State University football player brought together three best friends to ...
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Recent State & US Stories

Pence tries to win over conservatives despite Trump gaffes

By: Brian Slodysko INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Since his selection as Donald Trump's running mate, Mike Pence has tried to stay ...
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Faculty senate speaks out about teaching with firearms in the classroom

By Ashley Ford— Editor-in-Chief Updated on March 17 @ 10:00 a.m. Tarleton State University’s faculty senate encourages professors to "confront ...
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(Graphic from Texas A&M University)

Universities work to resolve campus carry questions

Reported by Sydney Burns, Rebecca Burt, Mary Cage, Dillon Craig, Darhyl Eubank, Austin Farrar, Rebecca Hernandez, Traivohn Jefferson, Erica Melendez, ...
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