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NTCC closed on Labor Day


Northeast Texas Community College will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Classes and offices will resume regular schedules on Tuesday, Sept. 2. In case of an emergency on campus during the closure, please contact campus security at 903-563-1417.    

Northeast Texas Poetry Reading scheduled for Sept. 5

Maryna Otero

How can one best answer that enduring question: where are you from? How is Northeast Texas unique?  Does where we live even matter? These and other questions will be at stake at the Seventh Annual Northeast Texas Poetry Reading on Friday, Sept. 5 at 11 a.m. in the foyer of the Whatley Center for the Performing

Linda Kerley named Fittest Employee for July

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Doug Richey (right) presents Linda Kerley with a gift basket for being named NTCC’s Fittest Employee of the Month for July. To receive this award, an employee must be caught practicing  overt wellness behavior and attitude.  The Wellness Committee is on the lookout for a September recipient! Here’s a message from Linda regarding her personal wellness plan… First of all I was

Kiwanis Club of Pittsburg gives NTCC Work Scholarship

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a scholarship donation from the Kiwanis Club of Pittsburg. The $500 gift is designated for the new Work Scholarship Program at NTCC. David Jordan (front left) is pictured presenting the gift to Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement. Also pictured (from left) is: Jenny Rowan, Jim Jordan, Bob Walker, Tom

NTCC men’s soccer beats top-ranked teams in Florida tourney

The Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) men’s Eagles Soccer team carried their record-breaking momentum from last year into their first regular season games this weekend defeating both nationally ranked Eastern Florida State College and Mississippi Gulf Coast College in a mini tournament at Pensacola, Florida. Freshman Yannick Koffi put the first point on the board

Continuing Education offers new Pharmacy Technician program

Northeast Texas Community College recently announced that it will offer a new Pharmacy Technician program through the NTCC Continuing Education department. This hybrid (combination of online and face-to-face instruction) course of study will prepare students for a career as a community pharmacy technician in a retail setting. Upon completing the 288 hours of instruction, which includes an 80-hour

Northeast to offer small engine repair class

Are you new to small engines and just don’t know where to start? If so, the Northeast Texas Community College Continuing Education Department has an upcoming course for you. Small Engine Repair for the Beginner will be offered on Thursday nights from September 25 through November 13. The class meets from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at the

NTCC open Saturday, Aug. 23 for registration

Northeast Texas Community College will be open from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 23 to assist students with registration for the Fall  2014 semester. Students will have the opportunity to meet with academic advisors, access computers to register online, make payments and receive help with financial aid. The College Store will also be

Free GED and ESL courses offered this fall

The Adult Education Department at Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) will offer free General Education Development (GED) classes and English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at various locations throughout the area this fall. All students must in enroll in an orientation session before beginning classes. See the orientation schedule/contact information below: Mount Pleasant GED

TWC Commissioner Andrade visits ITTC

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Hope Andrade, Commissioner Representing Employers for the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC), recently visited the Industrial Technology Training Center in Mount Pleasant. During her visit, Andrade praised the flexible, self-paced Industrial Technology Program, which allows students to work around their schedules. She is pictured (front) with (from left) Dr. Kevin Rose, Northeast Texas Community College Associate