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Everyone Has a Story-Travis Webb

Everyone Has a Story-Travis Webb

Brittany Hinkel, Shift Editor/Cartoonist

January 14, 2013


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Travis Webb is an art student at Northeast Community College. He was born and raised in Norfolk and had as easy and normal of a childhood as any.  It was after which, however, Webb fell victim to the misfortunes that life can sometimes bring. He had a solid up-bringing in the Catholic Church, but...

Women’s Basketball Coach Displays Act of Heroism

Women’s Basketball Coach Displays Act of Heroism

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/ Cartoonist

December 11, 2012


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On Monday, December 10, 2012, a special presentation was held for Coach Matt Svehla during the half time of the men’s game. On December 2, 2012 at 4:33 pm, a man suffered from cardiac arrest outside of the Cox Activity Center after attending a production put on by Northeast Community College students. I...

Northeast Community College Speech Team Brings Home More Trophies

Northeast Community College Speech Team Brings Home More Trophies

December 10, 2012


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The Northeast Community College speech team has collected another round of trophies during recent speech tournaments in North Dakota and Oklahoma. Coach Terry Nelson said Northeast picked up 14 trophies at the two-day Valley Forensics League tournament in Fargo, ND. The tournament is co-sponsored...

Holiday Concert at Northeast Community College

December 4, 2012


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Northeast Nebraskans will soon be able to get into the seasonal mood as the Northeast Community College music department hosts its annual Holiday Concert. The event will be held Sunday, December 9th at 2 p.m. in the Cox Activities Center Theatre on the Norfolk campus. The Northeast College Community ...

Everyone Has a Story – Bob L. Noelle

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist

November 29, 2012


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We often associate heroes with the uniforms they wear. Whether it is a police uniform, fireman gear, or a military uniform, at some point the uniform comes off, leaving no indication of one’s heroic deeds. There are heroes around us every day, and some wear no badge of honor, but humble themselves...

Northeast Community College’s Oesligle and Miller Earn Honors from NCCA

Northeast Community College’s Oesligle and Miller Earn Honors from NCCA

November 15, 2012


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NORFOLK – A member of the Northeast Community College board of governors and member of the Northeast faculty have earned distinguished honors from the Nebraska Community College Association (NCCA). Dr. Don Oesligle of Tilden was presented with the NCCA’s 2012 Governor’s Award while accounting...

Hawks Start Season Strong

Hawks Start Season Strong

November 6, 2012


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The Northeast Community College basketball teams have started out on the right foot this season. Both teams have two wins and no losses after the first week of competition. On Thursday, the Hawks women won their opener against North Dakota State College of Science 85-63. Andrea Johnson, Silver Sprin...

Chicago: All That Jazz About NCMC

Chicago: All That Jazz About NCMC

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

November 6, 2012


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This past weekend several members of the Viewpoint attended the National College Media Convention in Chicago, Illinois. Three staff members from the Viewpoint, Nikita Rector, EIC, Daira Gentrup, Graphic Artist and Dale Hayes Jr., Business manager along with their advisor, Jason Elznic, traveled to...

A Blast from the Past

Daira Gentrup, Graphic Artist

October 23, 2012


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Recently, the Viewpoint staff was sorting through some old issues in preparation for our transition to being an all-digital paper. One paper that caught our attention was Vol. 25 No. 3, published on Nov. 23, 1993. It was fun to look back and see how much things have changed and how some have remained...

Everyone Has a Story-Mitchuim Wells (DJ Myrrh)

Everyone Has a Story-Mitchuim Wells (DJ Myrrh)

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist

October 23, 2012


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Mitchuim Wells, known better as DJ Myrrh, is a resolute citizen here in Norfolk, Nebraska. Wells is an assistant manager at Radio Shack during the day, and at night, he is a DJ for the Phoenix Room and the Depot. Though Wells isn’t making a living from being a DJ quite yet, it has been a dream of...

Northeast Lauded for Support of Military Students

Olivia Shoemaker, Reporter

October 9, 2012


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Northeast Community College has proven its support for military students, as it has been named to the 2013 Military Friendly Schools® list. This list complies the top 15 percent of colleges, universities, and trade schools in the nation that offer outstanding support, encouragement, and resources...

American Red Cross Sucks Blood in October

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist

October 9, 2012


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A blood drive was held by the American Red Cross at Northeast Community College on October 3, 2012. Many of the people who had made appointments showed up, as well as many more walk-ins. The goal for units collected that day was 84 units and 92 units were collected. Overall, the blood drive was...

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