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Northeast Tornado Drill to be held Thursday, March 24

Northeast Tornado Drill to be held Thursday, March 24

Llolanda Hernandez, Reporter

March 17, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

We are going into tornado season and spring is the time that everyone needs to be informed. Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 21-25, 2016. There will be a State of Nebraska tornado drill on Wednesday, March 23. However, Northeast Community College will be holding its own drill on Thursday, March...

Northeast Softball Drops Two Against Central

Northeast Softball Drops Two Against Central

March 17, 2016


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NORFOLK - The Northeast Community College women’s softball team was swept by Central Community College here Wednesday, dropping the first game 11-3 and the second 15-3. “I thought both pitchers (Logan Runge and Paige Schmidt) did a decent job of getting ground balls and fly balls, but we continued...

Northeast Falls To Vincennes At NJCAA National Tournament

Northeast Falls To Vincennes At NJCAA National Tournament

March 17, 2016


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LUBBOCK, TX - The Northeast Community College women's basketball team's season came to end Tuesday following its loss to Vincennes University (IN) at the National Junior College Athletic Association's (NJCAA's) Division I national tournament here. The Trailblazers edged the Hawks 57-51 in the single...

Hines to speak at suicide prevention program at Northeast Community College

Hines to speak at suicide prevention program at Northeast Community College

Llolanda Hernandez, Reporter

March 15, 2016


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Northeast NE Coalition for Suicide Prevention will be presenting speaker, Kevin Hines, at Northeast Community College. The program was scheduled for January, but was later postponed. Now, the presentation will take place on March 17, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. It is free, and open to the public. On...

Hawks Softball Picks Up One Win In Four-Game Kansas Road Trip

Hawks Softball Picks Up One Win In Four-Game Kansas Road Trip

March 15, 2016


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SALINA, KS - The Northeast Community College women's softball team picked up one win and suffered three losses in a pair of doubleheaders played here Thursday and Friday. The Hawks were swept by Kansas Wesleyan JV Thursday, losing 7-5 in the first game and 6-1 in the nightcap. On Friday, Northeast dropped...

Why we should stop being nice

Why we should stop being nice

Taylor Ewald

March 4, 2016


Filed under Campus, Columns, Top Stories

For the sake of humanity, stop being nice. Instead, be kind. It’s simple. It really is. It seems absurd that I am telling you not to be nice. Our parents, teachers, and other adults told us for years to “be nice, say you're sorry” or “I know Billy is mean, but be nice.” Well, I'm h...

Northeast Women Play Softball Opener On Tuesday

Northeast Women Play Softball Opener On Tuesday

Will Bates Jr, Sports Writer

March 3, 2016


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The Northeast Community College softball team looks forward to its first home opener Tuesday March 8, 2016 at Ta-Ha-Zouka Park, as they host Southeast Community College. The games are at 3 and 5 p.m. Northeast split a doubleheader with Central Community College March 2, losing the first game 13 -5 and...

“Pack The Gym” To Cheer On The Hawks At Northeast Community College

“Pack The Gym” To Cheer On The Hawks At Northeast Community College

March 3, 2016


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NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College women’s basketball team is one game away from advancing to the national tournament. Athletic Director Jake Ripple would like to see a large crowd at the game to cheer on the Hawks in this very important contest. Northeast (27-4) will host State Fair Community...

Northeast Softball Splits Doubleheader With Central

Northeast Softball Splits Doubleheader With Central

March 1, 2016


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COLUMBUS - Northeast Community College softball split a doubleheader with Central Community College here Monday. Northeast bounced back from a 13-5 loss in the opener to win the second game, 10-5. Coach Iris Woodhead attributed the opening loss to physical and mental errors. Central scored seven runs...

Medel Signs With Northeast’s Soccer Program

Medel Signs With Northeast’s Soccer Program

March 1, 2016


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NORFOLK – Northeast Community College’s new women’s soccer team had landed another local recruit. Erika Medel, Norfolk, has signed with the Hawks to play this fall. Medel has been a member of the Norfolk Senior High soccer team during all four years of high school. “Erika is another great recruit...

Northeast Women Clinch Region XI Championship, Defeat Iowa Western 63-60

Northeast Women Clinch Region XI Championship, Defeat Iowa Western 63-60

February 28, 2016


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COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA - The Northeast Community College women's basketball team are now the NJCAA Region XI champions after a 63-60 upset of 11th ranked Iowa Western Community College here Saturday. "This was a heck of a game," said Hawks coach Matt Svehla. "With this being the third match-up (this season)...

Have you done your graduation paperwork?

Have you done your graduation paperwork?

Marissa Lute, editor

February 25, 2016


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If you're planning to complete requirements for a degree, diploma, or certificate, you have received an electronic graduation application email, and it is due today at 5pm. Karen Hoefler, the associate registrar at Northeast Community College, says "Completing the electronic application takes less...

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