The Official Student Newspaper of Tarleton State University since 1919

the JTAC

The Official Student Newspaper of Tarleton State University since 1919

the JTAC

The Official Student Newspaper of Tarleton State University since 1919

the JTAC

Tarleton builds new eight lane track
Tarleton builds new eight lane track
Jessica Blakely, Staff Writer/Photographer • October 12, 2022

The track being constructed for Tarleton’s track and field team will be one of three tracks in Texas and one of 10 tracks in the United States that are eligible for professional...

The Starr of the show
Blake Smith, Editor-In-Chief • September 30, 2022

For some, college is a time for self-discovery. For others, going to college means finding the love of your life or earning a degree to later work at your dream job. Rarely...

Get in boys, we're going riding
Ashton Cox, Content Editor • September 29, 2022

It is back and it is better than ever. The Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo (FWSSR) is making its way into 2023 and we have a lot to look forward to. Hold on to your hats...

Bringing in Beau
Bringing in Beau
September 2, 2022
Set for success
Set for success
September 2, 2022
History in the Making
History in the Making
September 2, 2022
Balancing the life of a college student
Hannah Willet, Staff Writer/Photographer • November 28, 2022

The to-do list on Canvas is overflowing, friends want to meet for dinner tonight, rent needs to be paid, and your date cancelled plans for this weekend....

What is seasonal depression?
Hannah Willet, Staff Writer/Photographer • November 12, 2022

As the sun begins to set earlier and the temperature begins to drop, the holiday season and gloomy weather can take a toll on one’s mental health. There...

On this site in 2022, everything happened
On this site in 2022, everything happened
Jessica Blakely, Staff Writer/Photographer • November 10, 2022

Bostocks Billiards and Bar opened in 1986, however, that building space had been a bar since 1981.  A man named Roger Freeman opened Southfork in 1981,...

Tick Tock, Tick Tock
Hannah Willet, Staff Writer/Photographer • November 29, 2022

We’ve all heard of the popular sayings “fall back” and “spring forward.” These sayings refer to daylight savings time experienced in...

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Changes in transit
Jessica Blakely, Staff Writer/Photographer • November 23, 2022

In light of recent inflation and low volume of services, the United States Postal Service (USPS) will be changing the prices of a few of the...

Archives/ Old Papers
Checking people out in the most wholesome way
Jessica Blakely, Staff Writer/Photographer • November 13, 2022

In November 2022, the Tarleton Library and the Division of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and International Programs are hosting the “Human Library.” The...

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What is seasonal depression?
Hannah Willet, Staff Writer/Photographer • November 12, 2022

As the sun begins to set earlier and the temperature begins to drop, the holiday season and gloomy weather can take a toll on one’s mental health. There...

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Psychology in Halloween
Madelyn Chacon, Staff Writer • October 25, 2022

Halloween has many parts to it- candy, movies, costumes, parties- but no one talks about the hidden elements. Psychology is something that is very present...

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