Texas A&M University - Commerce http://ketr.org en Commerce, A&M-C arrange for citizens to use rec center pool; city pool's future doubtful http://ketr.org/post/commerce-am-c-arrange-citizens-use-rec-center-pool-city-pools-future-doubtful <p><a href="http://commercetx.org/">Commerce</a> mayor Dr. John Ballotti discusses details of the arrangement for citizens of Commerce to use the pool at the <a href="http://www.tamuc.edu/CAMPUSLIFE/campusRecreation/default.aspx">Morris Recreation Center</a> on the Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce campus this summer.&nbsp; The mayor says the future of the municipal pool at City Park is doubtful, but it's unlikely the pool can be repaired.</p><p></p> Tue, 27 May 2014 11:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 54055 at http://ketr.org Commerce, A&M-C arrange for citizens to use rec center pool; city pool's future doubtful A&M-C War & Memory Project visits 'Bulge' battlefield http://ketr.org/post/am-c-war-memory-project-visits-bulge-battlefield <p>On this Memorial Day, Dr. Eric Gruver and Hayley Hasik of the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/WarAndMemory">East Texas War and Memory Project</a> at Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce, relive the Project's visit to the Ardennes Forest, site the Battle of the Bulge in World War II.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 26 May 2014 11:00:00 +0000 John Mark Dempsey 53959 at http://ketr.org A&M-C War & Memory Project visits 'Bulge' battlefield Postgame notebook: Midwestern's misty escape http://ketr.org/post/postgame-notebook-midwesterns-misty-escape <p>The 23<sup>rd</sup>-ranked Midwestern State Mustangs escaped with a 30-24 win over&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce at Memorial Stadium on Sept. 28.</span></p><p>That&rsquo;s right, escaped. An A&amp;M-Commerce onside kick attempt in the waning minutes tumbled into the hands of a Midwestern defender, ensuring victory for the visitors. Only then was the outcome decided. Considering how the Lions had played in the fourth quarter, it&rsquo;s a safe bet the Mustangs were more than a little relieved.</p> Sun, 29 Sep 2013 05:29:43 +0000 Mark Haslett 43520 at http://ketr.org Postgame notebook: Midwestern's misty escape University to host 'Banned Books Week' event http://ketr.org/post/university-host-banned-books-week-event <p style="margin-bottom: 0px; padding: 0.5em 0px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: Arial, Helevtica, Verdana, san-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 23px;">Multimedia journalist Liana Lopez is coming to Northeast Texas on Sept. 25 to speak as part of a combined observance of Hispanic Heritage Month and Banned Books Week.</p><p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 21:08:19 +0000 Sarah Northam 43320 at http://ketr.org University to host 'Banned Books Week' event West Texas A&M rumbles past Lions, 62-28 http://ketr.org/post/west-texas-am-rumbles-past-lions-62-28 <p>A&amp;M-Commerce made 25th-ranked West Texas A&amp;M take notice on the opening play of the game, but the Buffs wore down the Lions in the second half as A&amp;M-Commerce dropped a 62-28 decision at Kimbrough Memorial Stadium in Canyon.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 12:35:52 +0000 lionathletics.com 43240 at http://ketr.org West Texas A&M rumbles past Lions, 62-28 Lions shock Delta State, 45-37 http://ketr.org/post/lions-shock-delta-state-45-37 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When A&amp;M-Commerce head coach Colby </span>Carthel<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was hired back in January, he alluded to the idea that the Lions were a sleeping giant just waiting to be awoken.</span></p><p> Sat, 14 Sep 2013 04:02:11 +0000 Mark Haslett & lionathletics.com 42871 at http://ketr.org Lions shock Delta State, 45-37 New-look Lions facing old-school opponent http://ketr.org/post/new-look-lions-facing-old-school-opponent <p>College football is back in Northeast Texas – and the A&amp;M-Commerce Lions will be kicking off the 2013 season Saturday at 6 p.m. with a home game against Sul Ross State University. Fri, 06 Sep 2013 21:27:34 +0000 Mark Haslett 42543 at http://ketr.org New-look Lions facing old-school opponent A&M-Commerce Climbing Society gains Guinness World Record titles http://ketr.org/post/am-commerce-climbing-society-gains-guinness-world-record-titles <p>Texas A&amp;M University-Commerce is now the official holder of two Guinness World Record titles, both received by the Climbing Society. Fri, 02 Aug 2013 22:11:16 +0000 Daniel Starks 40918 at http://ketr.org A&M-Commerce Climbing Society gains Guinness World Record titles