The East Texan

Hunt County Comic Expo lined up for weekend

The Hunt County Comic Expo logo. Photo Courtesy |

Juan Carlos Ferrer, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2018

By Juan Carlos Ferrer | Staff Reporter Comic book fans will rejoice this upcoming weekend at the first ever Hunt County Comic Expo. The comic expo will be held Nov. 3 and 4 at the A&M-Commerce Rayburn Student Center from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. both days. The idea was first brought up in ...

Salsa night event held for Hispanic Heritage month

Salsa night offered a chance to learn the dance style| Photo courtesy of Wonderlist

Brianna Patt, Web editor

October 12, 2018

Salsa night serves to inform and celebrate an aspect of Hispanic Heritage.

Places to Dine and Relax in Commerce

A dish from Tokyo Express. Photo Courtesy | Pham Nhat Minh via Google

Charla Nalls and Todd Kleiboer

October 9, 2018

By Charla Nalls and Todd Kleiboer | Staff Reporter, Co-Editor An out-of-the-way college town like Commerce is usually looked over, but there are diamonds in the rough in the form of the small businesses that call Commerce their home. Downtown Commerce is slowly becoming a place for small busine...

Lil Wayne reflects on his career in “Tha Carter V”

Juan Carlos Ferrer, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2018

Juan Carlos Ferrer | Staff Reporter Four years have passed since “Tha Carter V” was announced. Finally, the long-awaited album was released at the end of September. Lil Wayne was finally able to deliver “Tha Carter V” since he announced it back in 2014. Unfortunately, it was put on hol...

“AHS:Apocalypse” brings back the old feel

Ryan Murphy's anthology series brings back the fear of earlier days|Photo courtesy of @AHSFX via Twitter

Kylah Roach, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2018

Season eight of American Horror Story starts with the destruction of the world.

“White Boy Rick” a gritty biopic of figure

This film gives viewers a look into the life of Rick Wershe Jr.|Photo courtesy of The Stranger

Phil Boulware, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2018

This film provides a look inside the true story of informant turned dealer, Rick Wershe Jr.

JMSN’s “Velvet” a blast of nostalgia

JMSN brings a mix of vintage and modern in

Juan Carlos Ferrer, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2018

Artist JMSN produces a well crafted fifth album with "Velvet"

Marvel’s Spiderman

Marvel's Spiderman PS4 game is telling a whole new story.

Juan Carlos Ferrer, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2018

Marvel's Spiderman PS4 game is telling a whole new story.   

Review: ‘American Horror Story’ Season 8 Premiere

Photo Courtesy | FX Networks, LLC

Kylah Roach, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018

Kylah Roach | Staff Reporter Words cannot express the excitement I get when a new season of “American Horror Story” begins. The thrill and gore of it all keep me coming back every season, but I must say I haven’t been this excited for a season in a while. I’m not going to lie, as much ...

‘The Predator’ causes more laughs than screams

A frame from the trailer of 'The Predator'. Photo Courtesy | 20th Century Fox

Phil Boulware, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018

By Phil Boulware | Staff Reporter This fourth installment in The Predator film series shows the audience a film about a decorated Army sniper and officer, played by Boyd Holbrook (Logan, Narcos), who lands himself into a world of trouble. He is the first to witness the return arrival of The Pred...

Album Review: Eminem’s ‘Kamikaze’

Juan Carlos Ferrer, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2018

Eminem's 'Kamikaze' is the rapper's latest release. Juan Carlos Ferrer said the album "is not for everyone," and is geared toward the listeners that care about content, meaning and more.

Jet Black Alley Cat jumps into the limelight

Photo Courtesy | Ashton Collins

Landon Williams, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2018

Landon Williams | Staff Reporter Jet Black Alley Cat’s show was equally as wild as their wardrobe. Each member waltzed onstage each wearing extremely distinct clothing. From leopard print sweaters to diamond studded suit jackets, this band was dressed to impress. Hailing from Nashville Tennessee,...

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