NTCC Phi Theta Kappa wins national USA Today competition

       Alpha Mu Chi, Northeast Texas Community College’s chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, earned national acclaim as one of four chapters to win the 2013 Honors Case Study Challenge competition sponsored by More »

Texas A&M scholar to speak on history of Northeast Texas


Dr. Walter Buenger, former chair of the History Department at Texas A&M University College Station, and former president of the Texas State Historical Association, will speak at Omaha’s historic Concord church Friday, Oct. 24 after a dinner starting at 6:00 p.m.  Concord is ten miles east of Mount Pleasant. “Buenger is the foremost authority of our region’s

August Fittest Employee is…

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Charla Hunt, Lou Ann Schlagel, Shemetric Williams & Lisa York Josh Stewart presents Lou Ann, Charla and Shemetric with gift baskets for being named NTCC’s Fittest Employees of the Month for August (Lisa not pictured). To receive this award, an employee must be caught practicing  overt wellness behavior and attitude.  The Wellness Committee is on the lookout for a September recipient!

Carroll Shelby Foundation gives $25,000 for scholarships

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Dr. Jonathan McCullough (left), Northeast Texas Community College Vice President for Advancement, and Keith Fennimore (right), Director of the Carroll Shelby Automotive Technology Program, are pictured holding a $25,000 check the NTCC Foundation recently received from the Carroll Shelby Foundation. They are joined with students in the Shelby Automotive program. The money will provide scholarships

Looking for NTCC Softball alumni


The Northeast Texas Community College Eagles Softball program will host an Alumni Game on Saturday, Oct. 11 at Eagle Field. All NTCC Softball alumni are invited to come enjoy friendly competition and fellowship with the current team and coaching staff. Those planning to attend should contact Jessica Keith at jkeith(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)

NTCC to host 25th annual rodeo

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     Rodeo fans will get to see more than 300 athletes from throughout the Southern Region of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA) compete for points and prizes next weekend as Northeast Texas Community College its 25th annual rodeo. The event will be held October 9-11 at the Mount Pleasant City Arena on Greenhill

Women’s soccer update

     The Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) Women’s Eagles Soccer team won two of four games this past week. The Eagles defeated Western Texas College and Paris Junior College, but fell to Jacksonville College and third ranked Tyler Junior College.      Melanie Barnes kicked off the game against Paris on Saturday with a

Pleasant Sams club gives scholarship

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The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a $500 scholarship from the Pleasant Sams, the Mount Pleasant Chapter of the Good Sam Club of America. This year’s gift will benefit a student studying nursing at NTCC. Diane and Jan Dalby (center) presented the gift to Dr. Jonathan McCullough (right), NTCC Vice President for Advancement

Shelby program to host car show

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The Carroll Shelby Automotive Program at Northeast Texas Community College will host the Three Shelbys and a Corvette Racer Car Show on Saturday, Oct. 11. The event will kick off at 10 a.m. at the Shelby Automotive Technology building on the main NTCC campus. The public is invited to attend. All makes and models are welcome to

NTCC men’s soccer holds on to national ranking

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The Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) Men’s Eagles Soccer team split two games this week defeating Jacksonville College and falling to Tyler Junior College (ranked third in the nation) in overtime. The Eagles remain ranked seventh in the nation according to the National Junior College Athletic Association coaches poll this week. Salvador Valencia defended his goal

Tommy Lee Bike Run raises money for NTCC scholarships

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      What do 240 motorcycle enthusiasts, Pioneer Days, the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation and a restored, painted Harley gas tank have in common? Good fun and a great cause!       The 10th Annual Tommy Lee Bike Run was held September 20 during Pittsburg’s Pioneer Days.  The day kicked off with a