Career fair planned at WCWC

Published Wednesday, July 12, 2017
By Racey Burden

A career information session geared toward those who lost their jobs in the oil and gas downturn will take place at Weatherford College Wise County (WCWC) next week.

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Governor signs college bill

Published Wednesday, May 24, 2017
By Racey Burden

Gov. Greg Abbott signed House Bill 2194 into law Monday, giving Wise County voting representation on the Weatherford College board.

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Joiner resigns from Weatherford College Wise County

Published Saturday, May 20, 2017
By Kristen Tribe

Dr. Matt Joiner, dean of Weatherford College Wise County (WCWC), resigned Wednesday.

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Change in leadership offers fresh start

Published Wednesday, May 17, 2017
By Kristen Tribe

Weatherford College Board Chairman Frank Martin lost his bid for re-election May 6, and just five days later WC President Kevin Eaton announced he was stepping down. If you're not sure what this means for Wise County, let me assure you, it's a good thing.

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Senate OKs bill

Published Saturday, May 13, 2017
By Racey Burden

House Bill 2194, which will grant Wise County voting representation on the Weatherford College board, passed through the State Senate Wednesday.

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Waetherford College president steps down

Published Saturday, May 13, 2017
By Kristen Tribe

Weatherford College President Kevin Eaton announced Thursday he'd be stepping down.

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College representation bill passes House

Published Saturday, April 22, 2017
By Racey Burden

State Rep. Phil King's House Bill 2194, which would give Wise County representation on the Weatherford College board, passed through the House Thursday.

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Committee approves King’s college bill

Published Saturday, April 8, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The Texas House Higher Education Committee Wednesday unanimously approved Rep. Phil King's bill (HB 2194) advocating for Wise County representation on the Weatherford College Board.

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Job fair set for Thursday at Weatherford College Wise County

Published Wednesday, April 5, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Job seekers have the opportunity to find a new place of employment this Thursday at a local job fair.

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King pushes college bill forward

Published Saturday, April 1, 2017
By Kristen Tribe

State Rep. Phil King presented his bill advocating for Wise County representation on the Weatherford College Board to the Texas House Higher Education Committee Wednesday.

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Second bill filed to create college board seats

Second bill filed to create college board seats

Published Wednesday, March 22, 2017
By Racey Burden

There are now two bills in the Texas Legislature to create voting seats for Wise County on the Weatherford College board.

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Committee to appoint college advisor

Published Wednesday, March 15, 2017
By Racey Burden

Commissioners Monday approved a committee to nominate a person to the Weatherford College advisory board.

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Area teachers honored by Weatherford College

Published Saturday, February 25, 2017
By Messenger Staff

Six teachers from area schools were among the 31 teachers from across the region honored by Weatherford College at the 2017 Jack Harvey Academy of Exemplary Teachers celebration Feb. 3 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center.

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College board antics only reinforce the need for Wise representation

Published Saturday, February 18, 2017
By Kristen Tribe

The shenanigans at Weatherford College headquarters the last few weeks are perfect examples of why Wise County needs a voting seat on its board of directors.

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Weatherford College Board tweaks advisory post offer

Published Wednesday, February 15, 2017
By Kristen Tribe

The Weatherford College Board voted Monday night to immediately give Wise County an advisory position on the board, which is a non-voting voice on Wise County related issues.

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WC teacher certification program adds new certificate

Published Wednesday, February 15, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The Weatherford College Teacher Certification Program is currently admitting teacher candidates to their program starting this summer, and is now offering certification for those wishing to teach hospitality, nutrition and food sciences for eighth through 12th grade.

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College proposal denies county board seat

Published Wednesday, February 8, 2017
By Kristen Tribe

The Weatherford College Board Monday refused Wise County a seat on its board, and instead offered an ex officio position, in which an appointed citizen can attend meetings but not vote on issues.

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College takes no action on Wise representation

Published Saturday, February 4, 2017
By Kristen Tribe

The Weatherford College board took no action Wednesday evening after an hour-long closed session to discuss the possibility of giving Wise County a seat on its board.

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Weatherford College Wise County leads system in growth

Published Saturday, February 4, 2017
By David Talley

Weatherford College Wise County is growing faster than the college's other three campuses.

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Weatherford College Foundation opens new scholarship application system

Published Saturday, February 4, 2017
By Messenger Staff

The Weatherford College Foundation has opened its online scholarship application for the 2017-18 academic year, utilizing a new platform designed to simplify the process for students and donors alike.

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