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Baseball, Softball kick off spring seasons


The Northeast Texas Community College Eagles Baseball and Softball teams have kicked off their spring seasons. Eagles Softball won their season opener against North Central Texas College 9-6 Saturday. The Eagles defeated NCTC 9-6 on Saturday. The Eagles collected 11 hits and NCTC 8. Kymber Green earned the win for NTCC.  She pitched four innings,

NTCC hosts art exhibit by Linda Lucas Hardy

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Linda Lucas Hardy is proof that fine art can be found right here in Northeast Texas. The prolific oil painter and color pencil artist from Omaha has been published in more than 20 magazines and a dozen books. In addition, her work has been juried into more than 70 national and international art exhibitions. The public

JT and Kaye Brison sponsor Restless Heart at Whatley Center


The Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College recently received a $3,000 donation from J.T. and Kaye Brison. The Brisons are pictured with Carolyn Franks, Director of the Whatley Center (left). The funds were used to sponsor the performance of Restless Heart on Friday, February 10. The concert begins at 7:30

Honors Northeast takes spring trip to Dallas


Students and faculty in the Honors Program at Northeast Texas Community College recently participated in their Spring 2017 Honors Trip. The group traveled to Dallas, where they visited North Park Center, the Perot Museum, the Nasher Sclupture Center, Fuddrucker’s Restaurant and the Granville Theatre in Garland to see a performance of Tantalus. This is the

College Store needs help with Valentine’s Day cards

The NTCC College Store is asking for help from the campus and community to help make homemade Valentine’s Day cards for area seniors. The College Store plans to deliver all valentine cards received to local nursing homes.  Their hope is to receive enough cards to provide valentine cards for all residents to receive a card

Godoy and McClendon first Recipients of the Eckman Awards

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Submitted by Dr. Andrew Yox, Director, Honors Northeast In attaining the top ranks among the honors freshmen and sophomores of the 2016 fall seminars at NTCC, Brenda Godoy, and Presley McClendon would typically have been pictured in the honors newsletter, Alacrity.  But for the first time this year, they were also winners of the Richard,

NTCC nursing student named Hurst Review NCLEX Scholar

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Another Northeast Texas Community College student recently earned a national award. Wycliffe Kenani, an NTCC Associate Degree of Nursing (ADN) student, has been named a Hurst Review NCLEX Scholar by the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society. Kenani was one of only 10 students to receive the honor. This scholarship is designed to assist Phi

Adult Education partners with PISD for ESL classes

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The Northeast Texas Community College Adult Education Department has partnered with Pittsburg ISD to make English as a Second Language (ESL) education more accessible to area residents. Classes are held at Pittsburg Primary School and Pittsburg High School. These free classes are open to the community and new students are still being accepted. “This new

NTCC receives $100,000 endowed agriculture scholarship

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a $100,000 gift to establish the Charlie and Abbie Brown Memorial Scholarship. The endowment will provide scholarships for Mount Vernon High School graduates attending NTCC and majoring in agriculture. “We are honored to be entrusted with this endowment. It will make a significant difference in the lives

Restless Heart to perform at the Whatley

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The Whatley Center for the Performing Arts at Northeast Texas Community College will host the chart-topping country music group Restless Heart Friday, Feb. 10 at 7:30 p.m. The concert will feature hits from the 80’s and 90’s like Wheels, Big Dreams in a Small Town, Fast Movin’ Train, I’ll Still be Loving You, The Bluest Eyes