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Shelby Auto Tech plans fall open house

Join the Carroll Shelby Automotive Technology department as it hosts a Fall Open House and Shelby A/P Race Team send off event Saturday, Sept. 30 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Honors Northeast announces 2017-2018 scholars

The Northeast Texas Community College Honors Program is pleased to announce its Honors Students for the 2017-2018 school year. This includes nine Presidential Scholars and 12 Honors Scholars. College trustees, administrators and faculty established Honors Northeast in the spring of 2007. Geared to attract top high school graduates and college students, the program has prospered

Carroll Shelby Foundation gives $25,000 for NTCC automotive scholarships

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The Carroll Shelby Foundation recently gave $25,000 to support scholarships for students enrolled in the Carroll Shelby Automotive Technology Program at Northeast Texas Community College. Dr. Jonathan McCullough (left), Vice President for Advancement, scholarship recipients Nathan Humphrey and Jorge Ramirez, and Ron Luellen, Director of the Shelby Auto Tech program, are pictured receiving the donation

Elliott Auto Group donates truck to Carroll Shelby Auto Tech program

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Elliott Auto Group in Mount Pleasant recently donated a Ford F-250 truck to the Carroll Shelby Automotive Technology Program at Northeast Texas Community College. Brandon Milam (second from left) and Ashley Willson (second from right) are pictured presenting the truck on behalf of Elliott Auto Group to Dr. Kevin Rose (left), NTCC Associate Vice President

Multicultural & Career Awareness Week planned

Shaping Our Community! Join us in Celebrating Multicultural and Career Awareness Week at the Northeast Texas Community College campus from September 25-29, 2017, as we unite in shaping our community! Some of the festivities happening throughout the week include: DIFFERENT CULTURES: SIMILAR MEANINGS RECIPES FROM HOME FLAGS & CLOCKS IN THE STUDENT UNION BUILDING WHERE ARE YOU CONNECTED TO? WHAT CULTURE DO YOU WANT

Velma Lee Buck Blount Williams Scholarship established at NTCC

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Nancy Blount recently gave $500 to establish the Velma Lee Buck Blount Williams Memorial Scholarship at Northeast Texas Community College. The gift was given by Nancy in memory of her late mother, Velma (pictured), a longtime Pittsburg resident. The scholarship will benefit an NTCC student from Camp or Wood counties. To learn more about this

Continuing Education announces fall offerings

The Northeast Texas Community College Continuing Education department offers a variety of learning opportunities for both individuals and businesses. Interested in lifelong learning? Simply call or stop by our office in the Student Services Center to sign up for the classes you want to take! Call 903-434-8134 or email continuinged(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign) to

Honors Northeast wraps filming on new Mary Kay movie

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Shaky cams, missed script deadlines, public objections to filming, stepped-on cable prongs, a lack of additional cash infusions, quarreling, inadequate time frames, actor resignations, poor sound—all these and more tend to rattle and decimate most aspiring film productions in the United States.  However, the scholars of Honors Northeast have returned from a Texas film site,

Cassidy Watkins named Texas Heritage National Bank Scholar

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For the second year in a row, Texas Heritage National Bank has sponsored a full scholarship for a Northeast Texas Community College Presidential Scholar. Cassidy Watkins, of Daingerfield, has been named the 2017-2018 Texas Heritage National Bank Scholar. The scholarship covers tuition, fees and books for Watkins’ sophomore year at NTCC. “This kind of privately

Chesney Davis named Dr. Mary Hood Texas Region Scholar

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The Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society has selected Chesney Davis to receive a $1,500 scholarship as the 2017 Dr. Mary Hood Texas Region Scholar. A mechanical engineering major, Davis is a Priefert Manufacturing engineering intern, NTCC Presidential Honors Scholar and the Texas Regional Vice President for Phi Theta Kappa.  In addition, Davis serves as