23 Mar 2017

University fan bus burst into flames

Texas Wesleyan University’s fan bus burst into flames Tuesday morning when the group was on the way home from watching the men’s basketball team win the NAIA national championship in Kansas City. The bus had apparently been driving on a flat tire for two to three miles, when a pop,

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09 Mar 2017

Be aware of dangers on spring break

Texas Wesleyan students and staff have already began taking precautions for any dangers spring break might bring. Chris Beckrich, Wesleyan’s director of campus safety and security, said that drinking is by far the most common safety issue affecting college students on spring break. “We actually have very few drunk incidents

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26 Feb 2017

Alumna makes it into the spotlight

Almost four years after graduating from Texas Wesleyan, Kristi Taylor has been cast in numerous stage productions, TV series and films. Taylor, 33, who received her undergraduate degree in performance arts in 2013, originally planned to graduate with a degree in forensic pathology. “Making the connection and building a reputable

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13 Feb 2017

Bruner’s work ethic helps shape a successful season

When she was six years old, Ashlie Bruner’s mom made her play basketball to get rid of excess energy. Now Bruner is the starting point guard for the Lady Rams, who at 15-10 and 7-7 in the Sooner Athletic Conference are doing much better than in the last three years.

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03 Feb 2017

Lady Rams show improvement

Texas Wesleyan University women’s basketball team has made significant progress this season. The Lady Rams (11-5, 4-2 SAC as of Jan. 14) have almost doubled their wins compared to this time last season, when they were 7-11, 2-3 SAC. Head coach Bill Franey said this is largely due to the

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