Category Archives : Roadrunner News


Web Technology Program Now Offered

Angelina College is offering a Web Technology program starting this fall. The program is a two-year course of study leading to an associate degree. A one-year certificate is also available. The future for those choosing this field is bright, according to Saundra May, AC computer information systems instructor. “The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects […]


Maddie Zimmerman uses body language to coax a putt during last year’s Guy Davis Tournament held at Crown Colony. (AC Press photo/Mo Oliver)

Tenth Annual Guy Davis Golf Tournament Set for Aug. 19

Tenth Annual Guy Davis Golf Tournament Scheduled for August 19 at Crown Colony Calcutta Set for August 18; Proceeds to Benefit Angelina College Athletics   AC Athletics/Gary Stallard   The 10th annual Guy Davis Golf Tournament will take place on Saturday, August 19 at Crown Colony Country Club in Lufkin. Tournament organizers are currently seeking […]


Police Academy Recognizes Graduates

Commencement exercises for the 97th Basic Peace Officer Course class at Angelina College were held June 16. Graduates include Hunter Smith, Gabrial Ener, Christopher Wheeler, Tyler Due and Rodney Nash, all of Lufkin; Kenny Lloyd of Nacogdoches, David Branson of Huntsville, Alex Garner of San Augustine, Taylhr Miller of Jasper, Josh Denman of Huntington, Jordan […]

Front row, from left: Kenny Lloyd, David Branson, Alex Garner, Taylhr Miller, Josh Denman, Gabrial Ener, Jordan Long, Gene Lilly, Hunter Smith. Secon row, from left: Christopher Wheeler, Rodney Nash, Emmitt Eldridge, Jessica Pawlowski, Noah Main, Ron Goertz, John Griffin, Jason Henderson, Tyler Due.

Angelina College Accreditation Reaffirmed

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges notified Angelina College June 15 that the college’s accreditation is reaffirmed for 10 years and the college is no longer on probation. “I am thankful to the trustees, administrators, faculty and staff who embraced change and worked so diligently. Their service made this outcome possible, […]


Fine Arts Season Schedule Announced

Angelina College’s Fine Arts Division has released its schedule of performances for the upcoming 2017-2018 season, packing a full list of events catering to every taste from music to visual arts to theatre. Season subscriptions are available at the following levels: Corporate Donor, $750 (18 tickets per show); Scholarship Donor, $500 (12 tickets per show); […]


Kaylee Parker

AC’s Wiggins, Parker Named to All-American Lists

AC Softball’s Parker, Wiggins Earn All-American Honors Duo Led Lady Roadrunners to 45-win Season   AC Athletics/Gary Stallard   The Angelina College softball program can add two more names to its growing list of All-American players, with Miranda Wiggins and Kaylee Parker making the lists as announced on Wednesday. Wiggins earned 2nd Team All-American honors […]


Virtual Advising Now Available

Angelina College will offer virtual advising during June and July. This new tool lets students meet with their advisors using Collaborate software on their smart phone, tablet or desktop computer. “We realize that many of our students live in areas outside of Angelina County. We want to provide an easy way for them to have […]


Angelina College Announces Dean’s Honor List

Angelina College is pleased to release the names of more than 230 students named to the Dean’s Honor List for the spring 2017 semester. To qualify, students must have enrolled in at least 12 semester hours of college-level work and have attained a grade point average of 3.5 with no grade lower than a “C”. […]


Angelina College Announces President’s List

Angelina College is pleased to release the names of nearly 100 students named to the President’s List. To qualify, students must have enrolled in at least 12 semester hours of college-level work and have attained a grade point average of 4.0. The names of students who make the President’s List are posted at the end […]


From left, DeAnn Knox, Nacogdoches High School GEAR UP coordinator, Ed Pool, Nacogdoches Rotary Representative Lisa McCreary, AC Nacogdoches Career & Technology Center director and Jimmy Miss, Nacogdoches Rotary Club representative.

AC, Rotary Team Up for Vaccine Initiative

Angelina College and GEAR UP have partnered with the Rotary Club of Nacogdoches to provide meningitis vaccinations to seniors at Nacogdoches and Woden high schools. AC’s GEAR UP coordinator, Dana Smithhart coordinated the initiative. “GEAR UP survey data indicates that the required meningitis vaccination is a barrier for many students,” she said. “Many students are […]