Jarvis Christian inaugurates new president

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By Joan Hallmark - bio | email

HAWKINS, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas college celebrated today with the start of a new era and a new president.

In a time honored ceremony, Jarvis Christian College in Hawkins held an inaugural ceremony for their new president. Doctor Cornell Thomas, who has held positions at TCU and Oklahoma State, today became the 11th president in Jarvis Christian's 98 year history.

The celebration was capped off tonight with an inaugural ball at Jarvis.

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