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Texas Heritage National Bank gives NTCC Honors scholarship

Texas Heritage National Bank recently gave $4,000 to the Northeast Texas Community College Foundation. The funds will be used to sponsor a Presidential Scholar in Honors Northeast, NTCC’s nationally-recognized honors program. Dwyatt More »

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NTCC Faculty Senate hosts annual Student Awards Ceremony

The Northeast Texas Community College Faculty Senate recently held its 24th annual Student Awards Ceremony. Each year, faculty nominate their best students to receive awards for their hard work and achievements throughout More »


It is time to register for classes!

Registration for the May Intersession and Summer 2016 is now underway at Northeast Texas Community College. Fall registration begins Friday, April 15. Class schedules are available online at www.ntcc.edu/schedules. Most current students should More »


Elizabeth H. Whatley leaves behind lasting legacy at NTCC

Northeast Texas Community College lost a long time friend this week as Mrs. Elizabeth H. Whatley passed away at the age of 89. Services for Mrs. Whatley will be held Saturday, April More »

Honors Northeast seeks entries for poetry contest

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Northeast Texas Community College and Honors Northeast recently announced a call for original poems to enter the ninth annual Northeast Texas Poetry Contest. The judges will be looking for poems that can accent or enliven our sense of the surroundings, people, the culture, and/or the history of Northeast Texas. Adult winners will take home $200 for first place

July 28 Construction Update

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We have a lot of visitors and new students on campus this time of year.  If you see people who look lost, please help point them in the right direction! • As of this week, the entire plaza area will be inaccessible. • The main entrance to the LRC/College store is CLOSED. The only access is

Fire Academy holds graduation

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Six students recently completed the fire academy at Northeast Texas Community College. They were honored during a graduation ceremony held in the Whatley Center foyer. The graduates and instructors are pictured (from left): Captain Danny Beard and Otis Clark, instructors from the Mount Pleasant Fire Department, Noah Pirtle of Daingerfield, Randle Phifer of Mount Pleasant, Kolby McCullough of

Student Spotlight: Norma Contreras

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Norma Contreras Age: 22 Hometown: Weslaco High School: South Texas Academy of Medical Professions College Major: BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing)   What career are you thinking about pursuing?  Nursing How did you find out about the work scholarship program?  I had to go into Blackboard for my spring classes and the work scholarship program was on the front of

NTCC closed July 4


Northeast Texas Community College will be closed Monday, July 4 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. We will resume regular business hours Tuesday, July 5. In case of an emergency on campus during a closure, please call security at 903-434-8127.

Paula Wilhite named June Caught In Action recipient

Congratulations to Paula Wilhite, the June recipient of NTCC’s Wellness Caught in Action honor! She recently completed the Dallas Multiple Myeloma 5K with her grandson as a 10-year survivor. Who will be caught in action next?

Perryman gives to NTCC Work Scholarship Program


The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a $1,500 gift from Richard Perryman to support the NTCC Work Scholarship Program. Perryman (right) is pictured presenting the gift to Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement. The NTCC Work Scholarship Program gives students the opportunity to work during the summer to earn funds to

New student orientation sessions planned for July


Northeast Texas Community College is gearing up to host New Adventures Start Here New Student Orientation sessions for students entering college for the first time this fall. Orientation is required for all new students, even if they previously completed dual credit classes in high school. Sessions begin at 8 a.m. in the Whatley Center and

June 9 construction update

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• Phase 2 of the construction project is underway! There are significant closures around the interior of the campus (see map below for specifics). • The front entrance to the Administration Building is closed. The only access is via the new sidewalk to the back entrance. All traffic should enter through this door.  • A

iCan Kids Discovery College underway

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Isabel Gonzales of Mount Pleasant participates in the Robotics class at the Northeast Texas Community College iCan Kids Discovery College at the Hanson-Sewell Center in Pittsburg. She is a participant in the first session of the program, which runs June 6-16. There is still time to register for the second session of the iCan Kids