18 Jan 2019

Martin Center construction forges ahead; foundation signing set for Tuesday

Construction on the Nick and Lou Martin University Center is moving right along and despite 25 days lost to bad weather, its completion date in July remains the same, according to Director of Facilities Brian Franks. Before the university closed for winter break, the steel structure of the building had

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16 Nov 2018

Ben’s Triple B slated to open spring 2019

Construction on the Ben’s Triple B: Biscuits, Burgers and Brews restaurant will begin by the end of the fall semester, according to Executive Director of Facilities Brian Franks.  “Ben’s Triple B’s has an approved building permit and we should expect construction to start within the next few weeks,” Franks said in October, adding that the restaurant is

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23 Oct 2018

Rain puts temporary pause on construction 

The recent rainy weather has affected the speed of construction on the Nick and Lou Martin Center, according to Executive Director of Facilities Brian Franks.  “As you can imagine, progress has slowed down due to the rain,” Franks said.   Even with the slowed progression, Franks said the Martin Center project is still

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14 Oct 2018

Clogged pipes lead to flooding in Elizabeth Hall

Just before midnight on Tuesday, water began to slowly flood some of the residential rooms in Elizabeth Armstrong Hall due to the main sewer line being clogged, according to Executive Director of Facilities Brian Franks.   “The sewer was clogged at Elizabeth Armstrong Hall due to an excessive amount of wipes, like wet-wipes,

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24 Sep 2018

Martin Center construction progresses

Jada Elzie feels like the Nick and Lou Martin University Center is something that should have already been at Texas Wesleyan to begin with and is something she’d like to see before she graduates. “I feel like it’s something that should have happened a long time ago,” said Elzie, a

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