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Board names Ron Clinton sole finalist for president

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Dr. Ron Clinton has been named the sole finalist to become the next president of Northeast Texas Community College. The NTCC Board of Trustees voted to move forward with hiring Clinton for the post at a special-called board meeting Wednesday night. He has served as interim president of the college since October 1. State law requires the

Theatre Northeast to present Once Upon a Wolf

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Theatre Northeast, the student theatre group of Northeast Texas Community College, will present its annual Children’s Play December 2 and 3 at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts. This year’s production is Once Upon a Wolf by Steph DeFerie. This fast and furious collection of fractured fairy tales with a modern twist tells what

Biology Student Spotlight: Brenda Godoy

Brenda Godoy

Name: Brenda Godoy, Sophomore Biology Major 2016 Salutatorian from Mount Pleasant High School Future Plans: After graduating from NTCC, Brenda plans to transfer to Texas A&M University in College Station in the fall of 2018 to pursue a bachelor’s degree. Goal: To attend medical school and become a pediatrician.  Scholarships: NTCC Presidential Scholar. Extracurricular Experiences:

The Celtic Tenors to perform holiday show at the Whatley Center

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The Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College is pleased to present a holiday performance by The Celtic Tenors Monday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. This festive show, sponsored by Cypress Bank, is sure to get you into the spirit of the season as they deliver some of your favorite holiday

Quilt exhibit on display in the Whatley Center foyer

Art exhibit card Nov 2017 quilts Beyond the Rail Fence

Quilts by local quilters hang in the Whatley Center foyer in what is now an annual tradition for the NTCC art department.  For the second consecutive year, quilters bring their treasured quilts to share with the community. The exhibit runs from Monday, Nov. 6 through Wednesday, Nov. 29. A reception is scheduled for Wednesday, November

Thomas and April Bliss establish NTCC scholarships

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Thomas and April Bliss recently presented the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation with $2,000 to establish two scholarships. The Sharon Bliss Memorial scholarship is in memory of Thomas’ mother, who had a long career as a respiratory therapist. This scholarship will benefit a student studying health sciences at NTCC. The Bradyn Dawn Loy Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of

NTCC nursing earns high pass rates, gains full approval from Texas Board of Nursing

Pinning 2017 May Associate Degree Nurse Northeast Texas Community College

The Northeast Texas Community College Associate’s Degree Nursing (ADN) Program recently learned that it achieved a passing rate of 89.1 percent on the NCLEX board of nursing exam. This marked a significant improvement over the last three testing years and moved the program from conditional status back into full approval with the Texas Board of Nursing. “We

CIS Day planned for Nov. 18th in Mt. Pleasant

The Communities In Schools group is coordinating  “CIS DAY” to raise funds to support the CIS Believes In Dreams Christmas Project and other CIS activities and services.  Last year with this project, we served over 1,400 students and their siblings for Christmas and the numbers will be even higher this year. Please join us on the

A&M-Texarkana plans PLACE lecture on Lucretius’s Epic Poem

Please plan to attend another PLACE lecture hosted by A&M-Texarkana on the NTCC campus.

NTCC, A&M-Texarkana partner with Titus County Cares

Texas A&M University-Texarkana at Northeast Texas Community College and Northeast Texas Community College have partnered with students and student leaders on campus to collect plastic bags to be donated to Titus County Cares. Judy Lee, chairman of the Titus County Cares Board of Directors, said the organization is in tremendous need of bags to meet