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Big Brothers Big Sisters hosts ‘Dancing with the Stars’ competition 0

Big Brothers Big Sisters hosts ‘Dancing with the Stars’ competition

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erath County is planning a fundraiser with a celebrity twist. A “Dancing With The Stars” style competition featuring some well-known names in the region. 

“We put lots of preparation into this event,” said Erath County BBBS President Treva Wygle.

Education Official Increases Tarleton Fine: Campus Crime Disclosures at Issue 0

Education Official Increases Tarleton Fine: Campus Crime Disclosures at Issue

America’s highest-ranking education official levied an $110,000 fine against Tarleton State University for underreporting crimes on campus.  The fines stem from a series of Clery Act violations from 2003-2005. The university failed to report sex offences, drug law violations, burglaries and other violations.

Finance and administration vice-president candidates announced 0

Finance and administration vice-president candidates announced

The candidates to replace Tarleton State University’s chief financial officer have been winnowed to three, including one name already familiar to the campus.

Bookstores advise students: Protect your books from theft 0

Bookstores advise students: Protect your books from theft

The value of the humble college textbook has multiplied, along with the costs of tuition and fees, creating a new dimension to campus crime. In light of recent textbook thefts, Tarleton students are keeping a more watchful eye on their book bags and backpacks.

Tarleton choral director reflects as he moves forward 0

Tarleton choral director reflects as he moves forward

Before Dr. Charles Rives final Tarleton campus performance on May 5 as choir director, the day before this concert Dr. Rives and I talked about his time at Tarleton and the future.