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Texas College Opens Spring Registration

The campus of Texas College in Tyler was full of life Saturday as students get ready for the Spring semester.

The school's library was the place to be as students registered for spring classes.  In the past few years the school has seen an increase of 60 % in enrollement.  Texas College is one of the oldest colleges in East Texas, celebrating it's 111th year.  Officials said despite it's age students have a newfound excitement.

"Some of them came in before registration started and they were already coming in town, getting ready calling us.  We sent out a newsletter to them so they were eager to begin the semester," said Dr. Jean Fitts, vice president of Academic Affairs.

Classes begin Monday at Texas College.  Students can continue to register through next week.

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