Texas A&M University-Commerce News

This page curates KETR's news stories related to Texas A&M University-Commerce.


Texas A&M University-Commerce
11:05 am
Tue August 28, 2012

A&M-Commerce Enrolls Record 12K Students in 2012

A&M-Commerce's 12,000th Student Hannah Wilson and University President Dan Jones
Ashley Johnson Texas A&M University-Commerce

COMMERCE – For the third straight year, Texas A&M University-Commerce has achieved its highest enrollment in school history, welcoming its 12,000th student August 28.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
1:29 pm
Sun August 26, 2012

Audio: A&M-Commerce Fall 2012 Assembly

Scott Harvey KETR

COMMERCE - Texas A&M University-Commerce President Dan Jones welcomed new and returning faculty and staff to campus Thursday during the annual Fall Assembly from Ferguson Auditorium.

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State of Texas
6:14 am
Thu August 23, 2012

East Texas State Grad is new State Historian

Bill O'Neal
Panola College

AUSTIN - Texas Gov. Rick Perry Wednesday named Bill O’Neal, an award-winning nonfiction author, the State Historian.

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Lone Star Conference
10:32 am
Wed August 22, 2012

LSC Commissioner Wagnon: We Must Remain Unified

LSC Commissioner Stan Wagnon
Jeremy Enloe Lone Star Conference

RICHARDSON - Lone Star Conference Commissioner Stan Wagnon has responded to news of one school leaving the league and possibility another.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
9:13 am
Wed August 22, 2012

Coach Ernest Hawkins Released From Hospital

Ernest Hawkins celebrates after the 2010 golf tournament that bears his name
Danny Kambel

COMMERCE - Former Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions football Coach Ernest Hawkins is in recovery after a change of plans from a scheduled pacemaker procedure.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
7:41 am
Wed August 22, 2012

Friday Visitation, Funeral for Gary Burton

Gary Burton
Bright Holland Funeral Home

COMMERCE - The university flag at A&M-Commerce will fly at half staff Wednesday to honor Professor Gary Burton, who died last week while kayaking in Oklahoma.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
8:19 am
Mon August 20, 2012

Coach Hawkins Remains Hospitalized, to Receive Pacemaker

This familiar photo of Coach Hawkins can be found on the brochure for the annual golf tournament that bears his name
Lion Athletics

Former Texas A&M University-Commerce football coach Ernest Hawkins is said to be in good spirits as he undergoes treatment for the West Nile virus.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
10:38 pm
Sat August 18, 2012

A&M-Commerce Professor Drowns in Oklahoma River

TAMUC Marketing Communications

McCURTAIN COUNTY, OK - Oklahoma authorities say 64-year-old Gary Burton drowned Thursday afternoon while kayaking on the Mountain Fork River in southern Oklahoma, about three miles east of Broken Bow.

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Texas A&M University-Commerce
2:24 pm
Thu August 16, 2012

Lion Legend Ernest Hawkins Hospitalized with West Nile

Paul Bryan Texas A&M University-Commerce

COMMERCE - Ernest Hawkins, a pillar in the Commerce community and winningest football coach in Texas A&M University-Commerce history, was transported to the emergency room at Baylor University Medical Center Thursday.

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