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A&M-C Homecoming Is This Weekend (Oct. 15-16)

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Texas A&M-Commerce Director of Alumni Engagement Derryle Peace discusses Homecoming this week, the first in two years since the pandemic caused last year's Homecoming to be cancelled. One of the major events is a bonfire and fireworks show in the area to the south of Whitley Hall at 9 p.m. Friday night. Saturday, the Lion soccer team plays at 11, the volleyball team at 1, and the Lion football teams plays Western New Mexico at 4 p.m.

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Dr. John Mark Dempsey is an associate professor of radio-television at A&M-Commerce, part of the department of Literature and Languages. He works part-time as a news announcer-producer for the Texas State Network in Dallas. Dr. Dempsey was the first student to broadcast on KETR back in 1975 and was also the first person to broadcast Commerce Tigers football on the station (as a student.)