The Commerce Journal


  • GCS group photo.JPG Cross country program off to strong start

    Greenville Christian School is best known for its high school six-man football team, which has been one of the most successful in the state over the past decade.

    September 19, 2011 1 Photo

  • Winning county pageant proves emotional for new titleholders

     The tears overflowed from the two young women who were named the 2010 titleholders at the conclusion of the county scholarship pageant late Sunday night at the Ram Rayburn Memorial Student Center on the Texas A&M University-Commerce campus.

    February 19, 2010

  • Coach Hall Volleyball coach battling cancer and opposing teams When you think of Commerce High School head volleyball coach Kelsey Hall, you think of someone young, healthy, having energy and the whole world ahead of him.

    August 8, 2008 1 Photo

  • Kathryn Jacobs With a little luck, she made it to Commerce Some may wonder how a Harvard Ph.D. who was reared in Michigan ended up in Commerce, but Dr. Kathryn Jacobs’ journey from the Midwest to the East Coast to East Texas is partly luck, according to this professor of English at Texas A&M University-Commerce.

    July 10, 2008 1 Photo

  • Yeager Aviation pioneer Yeager donates memorabilia to A&M-C Aviation pioneer Jeana Yeager has donated the memorabilia from her record-setting Voyager flight to Texas A&M University-Commerce.

    May 8, 2008 1 Photo

  • Foundation donation Foundation receives $50,000 pledge The Commerce Schools Educational Enrichment Foundation received a $50,000 pledge from Lowell H. Lebermann, a Commerce ISD alumnus who resides in Austin.

    May 1, 2008 1 Photo

  • Mary Halsell Halsell, breast cancer survivor, ready for Relay for Life Her whole world fell apart when Mary Halsell, a resident of Pecan Gap, a city 20 miles away from Commerce, was diagnosed with lumpectomy, a most common form of breast cancer in September of 1975.

    April 3, 2008 1 Photo

  • Emeritus profs Political science faculty Embry, Elliot honored Two Texas A&M University-Commerce professors in the Department of Political Science have topped off distinguished careers with the titles of Professor Emeritus.

    March 17, 2008 1 Photo

  • Underpants A&M-Commerce showing 'Underpants' Cold weather, hot comedy!

    The University Playhouse at Texas A&M University-Commerce presents “The Underpants” by Steve Martin later this month.

    February 14, 2008 1 Photo

  • Finney high note Businessman hits high note Due in large part to the generosity of Greenville businessman Jack Finney, Texas A&M University-Commerce will soon have a new building in which to continue to make beautiful music.

    February 4, 2008 1 Photo

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