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Alumni mediterranean cruise

Jul 20, 2012
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13th, 14th & 15th Apache Belle lines plan 50th reunion for Homecoming 2012

Jul 20, 2012

This year the 1960-62 Apache Belles will celebrate their 50th reunion during Homecoming 2012 on October 13. Reunion coordinator Sara Turner Miller invites the 13th, 14th and 15th lines to join them during Homecoming 2012 to reunite, share memories and celebrate old friendships. “We were the Junior Rose Bowl group, our freshman year! We also […]

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Five honored at 2011 Alumni Awards Dinner during TJC Homecoming Weekend

Jul 20, 2012

As always, TJC alumni celebrated 2011 Homecoming Weekend in grand fashion. On Friday, Oct. 28, the TJC Alumni Association honored five outstanding individuals for their contributions to society, lives’ work and/or education at the 2011 Alumni Awards Dinner. Mitch Andrews served as master of ceremonies, the TJC Jazz Band provided entertainment, and Dr. Cheryl Rogers […]

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Sound Beginnings – Apache Band program creates excellence, memories of a lifetime

Jul 19, 2012

For a tuba player like Clay Garrett, there are very few professional performance jobs available. There are even fewer jobs playing tuba for the president of the United States. The Tyler Junior College graduate spent part of his winter break driving to Washington, D.C., to audition for the United States Marine Band, also known as […]

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TJC alumni board member Margaret Loftis dies

Mar 23, 2011

TJC Alumni Association board member Margaret Loftis passed away May 22. An innovative educator, Mrs. Loftis established the first Learning Resource Center concept for the Tyler public school system at Moore Middle School in 1956. In 1976, she became a full-time volunteer for her community, church and colleges. She served in many key volunteer capacities […]

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