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NTCC Ag to host plant sale

Fine Arts Club of Mount Pleasant gives scholarship

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a $500 gift to benefit a student majoring in fine arts. This scholarship, contributed by the Fine Arts Club of Mount Pleasant, is one of the longest running scholarships at NTCC (established 1985). Pictured, Melba Spann (left) and Deloris O’Connor (right) present the gift to Dr. Jonathan McCullough,

February Fittest Employee of the Month

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Mandy Smith presents Cindy Hammonds (left) with a gift basket for being named NTCC’s Fittest Employee of the Month for February. To receive this award, an employee must be caught practicing overt wellness behavior and attitude.    The Wellness Committee is on the lookout for a March recipient! Here’s a message from Cindy regarding her personal wellness plan… Thank you to the Wellness Committee

Team Arise gives $500 for veteran scholarship

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Michael Brown (right) recently gave $500 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation on behalf of his organization, Team Arise. The funds will establish a scholarship to benefit NTCC students who are veterans or children of veterans. Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement, is pictured receiving the gift. To learn more about this

Eagles Baseball continues winning streak

The Northeast Texas Community College Eagles (NTCC) baseball team dominated Pratt Community College this weekend, winning four out of four games. The highlight of the series was a 12-run shutout Saturday evening pitched by Tim Winders. Friday’s game was a series of back and forth runs every inning with local pitcher Brandon Colbert from Pittsburg

NTCC softball kicks off spring season

The Northeast Texas Community College Lady Eagles Softball team split two doubleheaders with the Temple Junior College Leopards to start their season. They kicked off the series with a 10-0 win on Friday and dropped their nightcap 3-2. The Lady Eagles started off the day on Saturday with an 8-0 win and dropped the second

Bestselling author Laura Schroff speaks at NTCC

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Bestselling author and motivational speaker, Laura Schroff, spoke at the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts this week. The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation sponsored the event as part of its annual Distinguished Lecture Series. Schroff shared the inspirational true story behind her book, An Invisible Thread, which shot to the top of the New York

Honors Northeast to premier original Harriet Potter Ames film

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Perhaps the most revered and controversial Northeast Texas legend of all time is the story of Harriet Potter Ames.  In 1959 it was immortalized in an international best-seller, Love is a Wild Assault, by Elithe Kirkland.  It is a tale with Shakespearean dimensions that plays out against the backdrop of the Texas Revolution, and Caddo Lake. In

AEP SWEPCO contributes to NTCC Work Scholarship Program

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Jennifer Harland, Manager of External Affairs for AEP SWEPCO (right), recently made s $2,000 contribution to The Northeast Texas Community College Work Scholarship Program. Dr. Jonathan McCullough accepted the gift on behalf of the NTCC Foundation. The funds will be used to sponsor two students enrolled in the program this summer. The unique program allows students to

Dr. Michael Minadeo gives NTCC Nursing scholarships

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Dr. Michael Minadeo recently contributed $2,000 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation. The funds are designated for scholarships to be used by students enrolled in the NTCC Nursing Program. Dr. Minadeo (right) is pictured presenting the gift to Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement. For more information on this or other scholarship