Paris Junior College

3:04 pm
Wed August 29, 2012

Area Cities, Schools Work Toward Budget Approval

401(K)2012 Flickr

In Commerce, the proposed tax rate for the new fiscal year is the same as last year, $0.82 per $100 valuation.

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Economic Development
8:26 am
Thu July 12, 2012

Bio-pharmaceutical company to boost Paris workforce

Paris EDC

PARIS - An agreement reached this week in Lamar County is expected to bring in more than 300 new jobs over the next five years. 

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Paris Junior College
4:34 pm
Tue June 19, 2012

New soccer coach hired to launch inaugural program at PJC

Lance Noble
Courtesy Photo PJC

PARIS - Paris Junior College has a soccer program, and Lance Noble has been selected to coach both men’s and women’s teams beginning July 6.

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Economic Development
7:12 am
Thu June 7, 2012

Paris Junior College to train hundreds through state funding Texas Workforce Commission

SULPHUR SPRINGS - More than 600 new employees at five Northeast Texas companies will receive training as part of a $740,000 grant from the Texas Workforce Commission.

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Paris Junior College
7:13 am
Fri June 1, 2012

Fendley appointed as PJC Board President

PARIS - The Paris Junior College Board of Regents has a new President. Newly elected regent Curtis Fendley was selected to assume the duties of President of the Board.

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Paris Junior College
7:39 am
Wed May 30, 2012

Agreement between PJC and A&M-C to benefit aspiring engineers

(L-R) Brent Donham, Texas A&M University — Commerce department head, Industrial Engineering & Technology; Dr. Pam Anglin, PJC president; and PJC Associate Dean of Math & Sciences Ed McCraw.

PARIS - It’s a win-win for Paris Junior College and Texas A&M University-Commerce, after the two sides sign an articulation agreement.

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Higher Education
2:16 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Texas JET program to benefit PJC, NTCC students

Susan Combs, Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts

AUSTIN - Two local community colleges are among 11 Texas recipients of thousands in grant dollars to purchase equipment and train students to enter the workforce.

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7:23 am
Tue May 8, 2012

The next chapter awaits: Graduation on the horizon

The A&M-Commerce Class of 2011 celebrate following ceremonies in December
Credit: A&M-Commerce Flickr

The stage is nearly set for thousands of college seniors scheduled to graduate this weekend from Paris Junior College, Texas A&M University-Commerce and across the region. 

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Paris Junior College
6:54 am
Wed April 25, 2012

More financing approved on new college facility

Regent President Paul Gene Roden speaks during the August groundbreaking ceremony
Photo by The Paris News

PARIS - Paris Junior College Board of Regents come to terms with five local banks on construction financing of the new Math and Sciences Building.

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Grayson College
7:22 am
Wed April 18, 2012

Another local community college raises tuition

SHERMAN -  The Grayson College Board of Trustees elected Tuesday night to raise the cost per credit hour by an additional $4 for in district students and $7 for out-of-district students.

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