Businesses in Morris County sit idle after the downturn of the economy following the U.S Steel closure. Staff Photo | Tonya Hammonds By Tonya Hammonds Staff Writer   An 82-year-old African American woman described by many as reserved and soft-spoken, watched the economy in her hometown dwindle as U.S. Steel,Continue Reading

Jazmin Garcia, a student in the Honors Program at Northeast Texas Community College and a graduate from Mount Pleasant High School, recently received the Walter B Cooper Scholarship at the Texas Leadership Conference. The Phi Theta Kappa conference, held on the campus of East Texas Baptist University, concluded by announcingContinue Reading

It has been a busy year for NTCC’s Medical Assistant program. In March of 2018, NTCC’s Medical Assistant Program underwent reaccreditation through the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). After a yearlong preparation and self-study, theContinue Reading

  Soap-making, shotgun-shooting, vase-decorating, and blacksmithing. It’s the ideal getaway for any country girl. The Northeast Texas Community College ag complex recently hosted the Wild Turkey Federation’s 20th annual Women in the Outdoors event of the Northeast Texas Chapter. The event offered women the opportunity to participate in educational, yetContinue Reading