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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 »

Adult Education hosts Lunch and Learn on the Lawn


The Northeast Texas Community College Adult Education Department held a Lunch and Learn on the Lawn for GED and ESL students and instructors this week. The Adult Education Department recently relocated to the Community Resource Center (CRC) at 105 N. Riddle in Mount Pleasant (old Mount Pleasant High school and Administration Building). They plan to

Honors Northeast takes fall trip to Fort Worth


Students and faculty of Honors Northeast, the honors program of Northeast Texas Community College, recently took a cultural trip to the Dallas/Fort Worth Area. This is the tenth year that Honors Northeast has taken a fall trip thanks to a gift from Drs. Jim and Paula Archer and a matching grant from the I.B.M. corporation. This

New York travel course planned for Spring 2017


Northeast Texas Community College is planning a travel study course to New York for Spring 2017 (May 20-24). It’s time to start planning now if you are interested in participating. Contact Rex Allen (903-434-8235) or Dr. Melinda Bobbitt (903-434-8249) for details. The course can be taken for college credit or personal enrichment.

CIS kicks off Christmas Project

Communities In Schools of Northeast Texas is a non-profit organization that works with children and youth who are most in need of assistance to overcome barriers to success in education. Together with community support, CIS is able to provide services to over 3,000 students in your local area. CIS of Northeast Texas will launch “Communities

Construction update for Sept. 22

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As you can see from the physical transformation on the plaza, the campus renovation is moving along nicely. Here is the latest: • The Humanities Building is now fully operational and the offices are occupied. • The new sidewalks between the Whatley Center and IT/BT buildings are open. Work will continue on landscaping that side

Honors Northeast recognizes Drs. Jim and Paula Archer for their support


For the 10th straight year, Doctors Jim and Paula Archer hosted the annual Fall Roundup for Honors Northeast. Honors students, professors, and administrators of Northeast Texas Community College gathered at the Archer’s Lone Star Cattle Company Ranch September 10 for the event. Dr. Andrew Yox, Honors Director (pictured right) presented the couple with a plaque commemorating

Donation supports NTCC scholarship for caregivers


The Winnsboro Community Foundation recently gave $2,000 for the Band of Angels Memorial Scholarship for Caregiving at Northeast Texas Community College. The scholarship, which was created in memory of Bobbie Craddock, will support nontraditional students training in healthcare-related fields. Sue Hamm, Craddock’s daughter, got the idea for the scholarship during the last months of her

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Upcoming continuing education courses at NTCC

The Northeast Texas Community College Continuing Education Department offers a variety of education opportunities for all ages and goals. Below is a list of upcoming classes: Basic Motorcycle Rider Course, September 17, NTCC Ag Complex, $235 Farm to Fork Cooking, September 23, NTCC Ag Complex, $35 Pioneer Cooking with Dutch Ovens, September 23, NTCC AG

Funds raised for Team Arise Veteran Scholarship


Michael Brown and Mount Pleasant Running Company recently raised more than $2,000 in support of The Team Arise Veteran Scholarship Fund at Northeast Texas Community College. Team Arise is an organization that provides scholarships to local veterans and children of veterans. The funds were raised during a morning mad dash 5k and a raffle held by Team Arise,