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Northeast Honors attends NCHC in Denver

Five Scholars of Honors Northeast, in addition to Honors Professors Dr. Mary Hearron, and Dr. Andrew Yox represented NTCC at the 2014 meeting of the National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC), November 6-9.  NTCC is the only community college in the nation to have featured scholarly student presenters continuously since 2008, and the only program in

Adult Education to offer free GED and ESL classes

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 beginning in January. All students must in enroll in an orientation session before beginning classes. See the orientation schedule/contact information below: Mt. Pleasant GED – Daytime

Pepsi gives $10,000 to Eagles athletics

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Pepsi recently made a $10,000 contribution to Northeast Texas Community College. The funds were designated to benefit the NTCC Eagles Athletic program. Dr. Brad Johnson (left), NTCC President, and Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement, received the gift on the college’s behalf.

Jerald and Mary Lou Mowery help fund NTCC Honors project


Jerald and Mary Lou Mowery (right), of Scroggins, recently presented $800 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation to help fund a special Honors Northeast project. Nita May (left), NTCC Director of Development, accepted the donation on behalf of the Foundation. The gift funds production costs for an upcoming film project titled The Fergusons of Texas. Honors

NTCC closed for holiday break


Northeast Texas Community College wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We will be closed from Monday, Dec. 22 to Friday, Jan. 2. Normal business hours will resume on Monday, Jan. 5. Spring classes begin on Monday, January 12. Online registration is available during the holiday break at

International Sulphur gives NTCC transfer scholarships

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International Sulphur, Inc. recently made a scholarship donation to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation. Marci Henderson and Wade Powell (from left), are pictured presenting a $5,000 check to Dr. Jonathan McCullough (right), NTCC Vice President for Advancement. The funds will be used to award five $1,000 scholarships to students who graduate from NTCC in the spring of

American National Bank gives $30,000 for Eagles fieldhouse

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American National Bank recently gave $30,000 to fund the completion of the Northeast Texas Community College Eagles fieldhouse. The new American National Bank Fieldhouse will be completed by spring 2015. Pictured presenting the check to the NTCC Foundation is Vikki Goates (second from left), Executive Vice President, Cashier, and CFO of American National Bank , and

NTCC Ag to offer homesteading classes

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It is no secret that Northeast Texas is quickly becoming a premier destination for retirees and others from big cities looking for a slower pace of life. The lower cost of living and abundant land has resulted in a record number of folks purchasing small acreage farms in the area. However, you can only enjoy

MPEDC receives NTCC Foundation’s Distinguished Benefactor Award

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently named the Mount Pleasant Economic Development Corporation (MPEDC) winner of its Distinguished Benefactor award for their support of the Industrial Technology Training Center (ITTC). The MPEDC has contributed almost $900,000 to the program since it opened.   Back in 2010, a group of local business and industry leaders

Fast Track fire academy offered in 2015

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