Sports are highly visible examples of the power of teamwork. Bottom line, a group of people achieve more when everyone works together. Jessica Keith, head softball coach for Northeast Texas Community College, has been putting this philosophy to work on, and off, the field since she joined NTCC seven yearsContinue Reading

  Dr. Emad Tahtamouni, a biologist specializing in plant science and soil microbiology, is the newest member of Northeast Texas Community College’s full-time faculty. It’s taken him 10 years to get here and his journey has been characterized by challenges most of us will never face. He earned his B.A.Continue Reading

Veterans Day originated from “Armistice Day,” Nov. 11, 1919, which marked the first anniversary of the end of World War I.  Since then it’s evolved into a day to thank military veterans for their service to our country in both peace and wartime. Susan Markusson, one of nearly 50 veteransContinue Reading

I think the 20s are some of the most difficult years in our lives. Yet no one tells us that. Instead, pop culture depicts the 20s as a decade of  partying and, if you watch slacker movies, a time to avoid growing up. I thought of the ten years betweenContinue Reading