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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 »

Evening Police Academy offered in New Boston

Northeast Texas Community College is hosting an evening Police Academy (Basic Peace Officer Training) beginning January 9, 2017 at the Elementary School building in New Boston. The training program is 34 weeks and meets from 5:30-10:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and every second and fourth Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The cost is $1,556

Texas Pioneer Foundation gives $35,000 to NTCC Work Scholarship Program


The Northeast Texas Community College Foundation recently received a $35,000 gift from the Texas Pioneer Foundation. Fred Markham (left), Executive Director of the Texas Pioneer Foundation, is pictured presenting the check to Dr. Jonathan McCullough, NTCC Vice President for Advancement. The funds will be used to support the NTCC Work Scholarship Program. The Texas Pioneer

Aaron Shelby visits NTCC Automotive Program


The Carroll Shelby Automotive Technology Program at Northeast Texas Community College recently enjoyed a visit from Aaron Shelby, grandson of the late Carroll Shelby and Co-President of the Carroll Shelby Foundation. Shelby visited with students and faculty and toured the facilities. The Shelby Foundation has been a major supporter of the NTCC program since Carroll

Firefighter Academy accepting applications

Northeast Texas Community College is now accepting applications for its upcoming Firefighter Academy. The program begins January 9, 2017 and runs through June 30.  Students will meet Monday through Thursday evenings at the Central Fire Station in Mount Pleasant and alternating Saturdays. The course of study will include Firefighter I, Firefighter II, HazMat Awareness and HazMat Operations. The cost

Theatre Northeast to perform annual children’s play


Theatre Northeast, the student theatre group of Northeast Texas Community College, will present its annual Children’s Play December 3 and 4 on the main stage of the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts. This year they will perform Aesop’s (Oh So Slightly) Updated Fables by Kim Esop-Wylie and Aesop. This short play weaves five of

Communities In Schools Believes In Dreams Christmas Project

Communities In Schools of Northeast Texas will launch “Communities In Schools Believes In Dreams – Christmas Project” - a holiday program designed to connect generous groups and individuals with children who may not otherwise have the resources to celebrate Christmas. Titus County Cares is excited to partner with Communities In Schools in this endeavor.  The Empty

Intersession, Spring registration underway at NTCC


Registration for the spring 2017 semester is currently underway at Northeast Texas Community College. Students may also register for the holiday intersession term. Intersession courses run December 21 through January 6. These intensive online classes allow dedicated students to earn full college credit in about three weeks. Learn more about these classes at www.ntcc.edu/intersession. The regular

Livestock help with fall maintenance on NTCC small farm


By: Rene’ McCracken, NTCC Director of Agriculture Sorghum, pumpkins and peas….oh my! Fall is not just a perfect time of year for me, but our goats at Northeast Texas Community College are enjoying the harvest as well. This is just one of the sustainable practices we love demonstrating at our NTCC Small Farm.  Working with

NTCC Art hosts quilting exhibit


The Northeast Texas Community College Art Department is hosting A Passion for Piecing, a quilt exhibit featuring the work of local quilters, through November 29 in the foyer of the Whatley Center for the Performing Arts. “Quilting is a fascinating art form that marries creativity with tradition and practicality. We are excited to showcase the

Emmalea Shaw wins STAR Scholarship


Emmalea Shaw, a Northeast Texas Community College sophomore from Fruitvale, was one of six recipients of the Dr. Mary Hood STAR Scholarship.  The scholarship honors returning community college students in the Texas region who show outstanding promise as leaders and as scholars. The recipients were announced at the recent Texas Honors Institute held at Stephen F.