They Went to Community College?

Notable alumni who started their higher education at a local college

Jim Wright speaks at the 2014 WC Alumni Awards Luncheon.

Jim Wright speaks at the 2014 WC Alumni Awards Luncheon.

Community College often comes with a stigma, but there are a slew of notable Weatherford College alumni who provide a different perspective on starting a college education at the local level.

Former Speaker of the House Jim Wright is the most notable WC alum. The former Weatherford mayor went on to represent the State of Texas in Washington, D.C. and sit third in line for the presidency. But he is not alone when it comes to big-named WC alumni. Continue reading

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