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  • Travis Hairgrove

Even though there are more Republican candidates running for offices in Hunt County for March 6’s primary elections, seven Democrats and two Libertarians have also thrown their hats into the ring.

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  • Ryan Scott

The Commerce Police department responded to a call to a burglary at a convenience store Thursday morning, and have since come some into contact with five suspects which are believed to be involved in another robbery that occurred earlier this week.

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  • Ryan Scott

The Cumby Independent School District announced Wednesday afternoon that it would be canceling classes for the next two days due to an outbreak of illness that has left more than 20 percent of the district's students out of school.

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  • Ryan Scott

Texas A&M University-Commerce President Dr. Ray Keck III announced his intention to step down from the role of university president in a statement Thursday.

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  • Ryan Scott

The Commerce High School Cheerleading squad turned heads and surprised the cheerleading world with their first-ever State Cheerleading Championship last January, and the team is working hard to repeat as title-winners.

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  • Ryan Scott

When it comes to athletics at Texas A&M University-Commerce, it’s no surprise that the national-champion football team has garnered a lot of attention recently. But a new - yet familiar - face on campus is beginning to turn heads in a different sport this winter.

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  • Ryan Scott

It would be safe to say that 2017 has been an eventful year for the City of Commerce. The community has been put in an expanded spotlight for a myriad of reasons, and the Commerce Journal has strove to provide coverage of what’s happening in the community. Here is a look back at what we have…

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  • Ryan Scott

The search for the next Commerce Police Chief is continuing through the holidays, with internal interviews currently being conducted with department officers.

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  • Ryan Scott

KANSAS CITY — The Texas A&M University-Commerce Lion football team won their first NCAA National Championship in school history Saturday night with a 37-27 victory over the West Florida Argonauts.

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  • Ryan Scott

The Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions and the West Florida Argonauts are meeting for the first time in both teams’ first appearance in the NCAA Division II Football National Championship Game on Saturday, and anyone betting on these two teams appearing probably would have won a lot of money.

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  • Ryan Scott

The football team at Texas A&M University-Commerce has been the talk of the town as they prepare to play in the NCAA Division II Championship game this coming Saturday, and the university is benefitting from the increased exposure.

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  • Brad Kellar

There will be far more Republican Party candidates than Democrats in Hunt County for the March 6, 2018 political primary elections, although Democrats have turned up in the area races and Hunt County has two Libertarian Party candidates in the running for offices.

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  • Ryan Scott

After a 31-17 victory at home against Harding in the NCAA Division II Semifinal last weekend, the Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions get their first-ever shot at an NCAA National title against the University of West Florida on Saturday in Kansas City.

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  • Ryan Scott

COMMERCE — On the 45th anniversary of their 1972 NAIA football championship, the Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions punched their ticket to the NCAA Division II National Championship Game with a 31-17 semifinal victory over Harding University (Ark.) in front of a record-setting crowd of…

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Over 50 area tuba and euphonium players will present the ninth annual Commerce Merry TUBACHRISTMAS concert on Saturday, December 9th. The performance will take place at the A&M-Commerce music building at noon conducted by A&M-Commerce Professor of Tuba and EuphoniumDr. Jeff Baker.

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  • Ryan Scott

After an open forum and negative reception from students, Texas A&M University-Commerce announced that it will be postponing a planned move of its Dallas Campus until the summer.

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  • Brad Kellar

Multiple contested races have developed among candidates seeking nominations from the Republican Party for Hunt County and area races.

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  • Ryan Scott

A process that took roughly three years has finally culminated in the installation of two LED signs in town, with a third one planned.

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  • Ryan Scott

Patrons of the arts in Commerce and surrounding communities have a special treat coming soon as the Texas A&M University-Commerce Music Department prepares for its annual Holiday Gala.

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  • Ryan Scott

The Commerce City Council voted to approve plans from an urban design firm for local redesigns and approved a request from the county appraisal district at the November City Council meeting last week.

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  • Ryan Scott

The Commerce Public Library is opening its doors this Saturday for its annual open house as part of a full day of local festivities, and donations are still needed for its spindle replacement project.

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  • Ryan Scott

Those looking to spruce up their home with a new decorative piece or are looking for a gift for the holidays will have a chance to find something of interest at the Texas A&M University-Commerce annual holiday art sale.