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Alicia Marie Cantrell Wins the Second Dr. Jerry Wesson Prize

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Northeast Texas Community College Presidential Scholar, Alicia Marie Cantrell, has won the 2017 Dr. Jerry Wesson Award. This $200 prize, supported by an anonymous donor, commemorates the leadership and initiative of Wesson, an award-winning educator, writer, and facilitator of educational opportunities at NTCC. Its purpose is to encourage a student whose leadership and initiative in both Phi Theta

NTCC Culinary Arts to host dinner Oct. 26

The Northeast Texas Community College Culinary Arts Program will host a special Thursday Night Dinner on Oct. 26.  The dinner will be held at the NTCC Culinary School in historic downtown Pittsburg and is open to the public. The menu for the evening will include bacon-wrapped stuffed meatloaf with rosemary roasted potatoes and country green

SBDC hosts Business Credit Workshop

The Small Business Development Center will host a Business Credit Workshop Wednesday, Oct. 18. The event will be held in two locations – Mount Pleasant at 9 a.m. and Texarkana at 1 p.m. Information is included in a flier below. Please call 903-434-8237 for more information.

Northeast Texas Poetry Contest winners announced

Student Winners of the 2017 NE Poetry Contest

Northeast Texas Community College recently hosted its annual Northeast Texas Poetry Contest. Adriana Rodriguez won the student category ($400) and long-term winner Angela Wylie took top honors ($200) in the adult category. Rodriguez, a sophomore Presidential Scholar from Mount Pleasant, also won third-place ($200) last year for her lyric, “After a Storm.” She is currently also

Mollie Jones watercolor exhibit on display at NTCC

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The Northeast Texas Community College Art Department will host its second art exhibit of the 2017-2018 school year October 2- 27 in the foyer of the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts. The show, “Crystal & Glass”, will feature watercolors by artist Mollie Jones. A reception with the artist will be held Thursday, October 5 at 12:30 p.m. in the Whatley Center

A&M-Texarkana to host PLACE lecture at NTCC

NTCC students, faculty and staff are invited to this upcoming PLACE lecture hosted by Texas A&M University-Texarkana on our campus. Pizza and drinks will be served!

Jennifer Perez wins A&M Texarkana’s Employee of the Month


Congratulations to our number #1 recruiter and advisor for A&M-Texarkana at NTCC, Ms. Jennifer Perez for being selected A&M-Texarkana’s Employee of the Month! Way to go JP!! We appreciate all that you do. A&M-Texarkana’s Staff Council personally delivered her award on the NTCC campus.

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