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Tarleton State seeks new sorority

By Alyssa Winn –  Sorority recruitment week saw record breaking numbers of young women rushing as sorority hopefuls. Tarleton and the Panhellenic council expect to add a fourth sorority in the spring to help...

Entomology labs held at Southwest Regional Dairy Center 0

Entomology labs held at Southwest Regional Dairy Center

By Briley Garrett –  Where there are cows there are flies. Dr. David Kattes, a professor at Tarleton State, taught his entomology labs at the Dairy Center this past semester. He said the Dairy...

Mystery on Chalk Mountain 0

Mystery on Chalk Mountain

By Jenny Cline and Rebecca Downes –  The sun wasn’t up yet on June 24 when law enforcement authorities arrived at the scene of what appeared to be yet another car wreck on U.S....

Holy cows, it’s hot! 0

Holy cows, it’s hot!

By Kayla Hall –  The heat wave is taking its toll on dairy production in Erath County. Dairy farmers are struggling with unproductive cows, evaporative cooling systems and breeding rotations to get their cows...

Drought threatens to dry up farming industry 0

Drought threatens to dry up farming industry

By Laura Procter –  As vegetation pulls the last remnants of sub moisture from the ground, farmers and so-called farm input retailers in Erath and surrounding counties are feeling the effects of this summer’s...

What could budget cuts and student growth mean for you? 0

What could budget cuts and student growth mean for you?

By Deana Coan –  The record size of Tarleton’s 2010 freshman class is making the budget cuts facing the university a little less painful. The 1,427 students who enrolled last fall pumped millions of...