STEPHENVILLE – Tarleton State University has donated 110 COVID-19 testing kits to the Stephenville Medical and Surgical Clinic, the only Erath County facility conducting drive-through, appointment-only testing for individuals with coronavirus symptoms.
Tarrant County Public Health (TCPH) on Wednesday, April 8 reported that a resident of Euless has died as the result of the COVID-19 virus. The man in his 30s had underlying health conditions.
Since our inception, one of Tarrant County College’s hallmarks has been our unwavering commitment to serving our community. As we all work to navigate an extraordinary health and economic crisis unimaginable just a few months ago, this commitment has never been more central to our mission or…
As disappointing as it's been to have the college baseball season shut down because of the coronavirus pandemic, Michigan coach Erik Bakich sees a silver lining.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — More than 2,000 COVID-19 sampling kits will soon be on their way to hospitals across the state, thanks to Aggie innovation and ingenuity, the university said in a news release April 2.
TCU announced on April 2 that a student living in a TCU apartment has tested positive for COVID-19. The student has been in self-quarantine while awaiting test results for COVID-19, which were submitted March 19.
NEW YORK (AP) — The coronavirus shutdowns have launched an unplanned, unprecedented experiment with online education at schools across the U.S., and the nation's largest school system plunged in Monday as New York City asked over 1.1 million students to log in and learn.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — More than two dozen University of Texas students have tested positive for the coronavirus after taking a spring break trip to Mexico, public health officials said.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Billy Gillispie said he had other opportunities to get back in NCAA Division I basketball during a successful stint as a Texas junior college coach. The West Texas native accepted one close to home, far from the overbearing pressure of trying to reach the Final Four …
BOSTON (AP) — A California woman was sentenced Tuesday to seven months in prison for paying bribes to rig her two daughters' college admissions exams and get one of them into Georgetown University as a fake tennis recruit.
There has been a lot of criticism over the President’s use of the term “Chinese virus” and rightfully so. Names have not always been an accurate way of identifying ground zero for any disease. Health leaders have named this current virus COVID-19. You cannot call this coronavirus because tha…
STEPHENVILLE, Texas (AP) — Billy Gillispie was named head coach at Tarleton State, taking over a program making the transition from NCAA Division II to Division I.
STEPHENVILLE – Amanda Kit Tollett – photo Amanda Tollett.JPG – has been named chief of staff to Tarleton State University President James L. Hurley and Vice President for University Relations, effective immediately, the university said in a news release.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kristen Bell is hosting a Nickelodeon special with a "kid's-eye view" of the coronavirus pandemic to address youngsters' concerns and help families weather the crisis, the channel said Friday.
The NCAA Division I Council is scheduled to vote Monday on whether to allow another year of eligibility for spring sport athletes such as baseball, softball and lacrosse players, who had their seasons wiped out by the coronavirus pandemic
The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth is giving the Fort Worth Fire Department 5,000 surgical masks and calling on health organizations across the region to make similar donations to first respondents in need.
Dr. J. Ardis Bell, M.D., one of the founders of Tarrant County College and the first president of its board of trustees. died March 21. He was 95.
The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth and the City of Fort Worth have joined communication resources in an effort to keep the public educated about COVID-19 and the safety measures activated to combat it.
Dr. Vistasp Karbhari abruptly resigned from his position as president of the University of Texas at Arlington after results of an investigation into improper ethical and financial dealings with a vendor were made public.
Although concerns over the spread of coronavirus have caused hindrance in normal activities for many families, the Lawler household is trying to get back to normal life as spring break ended this week.
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon said that it needs to hire 100,000 people across the U.S. to keep up with a crush of orders as the coronavirus spreads and keeps more people at home, shopping online.
Teresa Abi-Nader Dahlberg, , Ph.D., provost and vice chancellor for Academic Affairs at Texas Christian University, has appointed Frank Hernandez, Ph.D., as dean of the College of Education. He will begin at TCU June 30, 2020.
The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (HSC) and Montana State University Billings are collaborating to use forensics to address a national epidemic of missing or murdered American Indians, HSC said in a news release.
BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Jocelyn Comstock writes down her 14-year old son Eric's early childhood accomplishments — from counting to 100 in English and Spanish when he was 2, to understanding calculus concepts when he was 4.
Champions School of Real Estate, which has locations in Fort Worth, Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio, announced March 12 the schools will be closed for two weeks beginning Monday, March 16 with classes resuming on Monday, March 30.
It was a routine game of schoolyard tag – except the children had dubbed this version "coronavirus." The kids ran around and tagged one another, but instead of being "it," they "caught" the virus.
The most powerful conferences in college sports canceled their men's basketball tournaments Thursday because of the coronavirus, putting in doubt this month's NCAA Tournament – one of the biggest events on the American sports calendar.
Texas Christian University is extending Spring Break through the week of March 16 – 20 and will move from in-person instruction to online classes beginning March 23 – April 3, the school announced March 11.
SEATTLE (AP) — A U.S. scientist is helping public health authorities understand and track the coronavirus, turning up clues about how it arrived and spread through Washington state and beyond, including potentially seeding an outbreak on the Grand Princess cruise ship.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas legislators are taking steps to allow college athletes to hire agents and sign endorsement deals because they fear that if they don't, out-of-state rivals will attract the best recruits and leave Kansas' athletic programs in the dust.
Alliance For Children has announced the hiring of Katia Gonzalez as Director of Community Engagement. Gonzalez began her career in field of child advocacy in 2010 as an investigator with the Department of Family and Protective Services where she worked as part of a multidisciplinary team inv…
U.S. shoppers may find barer shelves during back-to-school shopping because of the coronavirus outbreak. Chinese factories are a key supplier for U.S. retailers, and many shut down because of the virus. They’re slowly ramping up again now, but there may still be production delays, Cowen &…
Customers in the Dallas area are among those that can take advantage of same-day delivery services, the Seattle-based company said on March 3. The service is available to Amazon Prime members.