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SSHS Grad Jessica Rivera Awarded Stars on the Rise Scholarship
Jun24

SSHS Grad Jessica Rivera Awarded Stars on the Rise Scholarship

COMMERCE, TX—The Office of Hispanic Outreach & Retention and Profes! at Texas A&M Commerce co-hosted the annual Stars on the Rise Scholarship Awards Program in collaboration with The Greater Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. The event was held at the Dallas County Schools Technology & Training Center. The event was led by Dr. Lee Young, associate vice president for enrollment management, Dr. Fred Fuentes, assistant dean...

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Outstanding Junior High School Principal of the Year 2018
Jun22

Outstanding Junior High School Principal of the Year 2018

Cassie Bland, Principal of Como-Pickton Junior High School in Como-Pickton CISD, has been selected to represent the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals (TASSP) as as a Region 8 Outstanding Junior High School Principal of the year. TASSP recognizes outstanding principals from the twenty regional education centers in the state. As a region 8 winner, Mrs. Bland is eligible to compete for the state title of Texas Principal of...

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Sulphur Springs Rotary Club Scholarship and Grant Recipients
Jun22

Sulphur Springs Rotary Club Scholarship and Grant Recipients

by Savannah Owens At their meeting on June 22nd, the Sulphur Springs Rotary club gave out Senior Scholarships to 6 seniors and grants to organizations around the community. The rotary club is 12 years old, and has 66 members and 4 honorary members. The money for the scholarships and grants came from their Claws for a Cause event.    The Rotary Club received 21 applications for the scholarships from all over Hopkins County. Two...

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PJC-Sulphur Springs Welding Class Plasma Cutting
Jun22
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A & M Commerce, L-3 Announce Electrical Engineering Partnership
Jun19

A & M Commerce, L-3 Announce Electrical Engineering Partnership

by Scott Cason COMMERCE, TX— Texas A&M University-Commerce and L3 Mission Integration announced today a major partnership to increase the number of electrical engineers available to regional industries. L3’s ISR Systems Sector and Mission Integration President Bruce Trego and Texas A&M University-Commerce President Dr. Ray Keck recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) regarding the university’s Fall 2017 launch of a...

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A & M Commerce Ag School Blueberry Farm Open
Jun15

A & M Commerce Ag School Blueberry Farm Open

By Liliana Vasquez Twin Oaks Blueberry Farm, operated by the School of Agriculture at Texas A&M University-Commerce, has undergone several changes during the past couple of years. Widely known for its family-friendly U-Pick blueberry season each June, the farm and its holiday muffins and jams has transitioned to a student-centered instructional facility focusing on hands-on learning related to food production. Professor of...

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Student Looks To Future with Summer Classes and Dual Credit Classes Next School Year
Jun14
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Parking Lot at Prim, Head Start Vehicle, Instructional Materials Among Action Items Approved by SSISD Board
Jun14

Parking Lot at Prim, Head Start Vehicle, Instructional Materials Among Action Items Approved by SSISD Board

In action items, the Sulphur Springs ISD Board approved a $751,420 bid for a concrete parking lot on the east side of Prim Stadium, the purchase of a vehicle for Head Start, and other items Tuesday night during the June meeting. The parking lot will be built in the location once occupied by Eagle Stadium. The baseball stadium is being rebuilt on the west side of school property at the high school near Lady Cat Park and the tennis...

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June Personnel Changes Approved in SSISD
Jun14

June Personnel Changes Approved in SSISD

Tuesday night following their June regular meeting Executive Session, the Sulphur Springs ISD Board announced the following personnel changes. Summer Contracts- due to mid-term hire date Crystal Cervantes                             Grade 3 Teacher                                            SS Elementary Maria Martinez                                 Grade 5 Teacher                                            Douglas Jordan...

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PJC Honors Retiring Staff and Faculty
Jun13
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