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Catch Some Fire Tonight at Norfolk 7 Theater

Catch Some Fire Tonight at Norfolk 7 Theater

November 21, 2013

For all you Hunger Games fans tonight is the long awaited premier of Catching Fire.  Katniss Everdeen, played by Jennifer Lawrence, has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark, played by Josh Hutcherson. Winning means that they must turn...

Make sure your holiday travels are merry — not scary — for animals

Make sure your holiday travels are merry — not scary — for animals

November 21, 2013

By Lindsay Pollard-Post People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (MCT) If you’re heading home for the holidays — or just using your time off to travel somewhere sunny and warm — you’re in good company: During Thanksgiving alone, some 25 million people will be flying. Since holidays a...

With JFK’s death, Television came of Age

With JFK’s death, Television came of Age

November 21, 2013

By David Hiltbrand The Philadelphia Inquirer (MCT) The assassination of President John F. Kennedy was a watershed event for television as much as it was for the nation, providing the medium with an epiphany of its potential. “This was a coming of age for TV,” said Ron Simon, curator at New York’s Paley...

Northeast women’s basketball team remains undefeated

Northeast women’s basketball team remains undefeated

November 13, 2013

NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College women’s basketball team dominated in its game against Cloud County Community College Tuesday here, leading 10-0 to start the contest and never trailed in its 81-67 victory. The Hawks are now 4-0. Northeast led 41-26 at halftime and led by as many as 18 points...

Hawks volleyball team falls to Central

Hawks volleyball team falls to Central

October 25, 2013

NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College volleyball team fell to Central Community College-Columbus in straight sets Thursday night. The scores were 25-20, 25-18, and 25-13. Brittany Sullivan led the Hawks with ten kills followed by Nazya Thies with 16 digs and Maggie Earney’s 27 assists. Thies and ...

Theater: Communicating Art, Not Self

Angela Richart

September 26, 2013

“All the world’s a stage and the men and women are merely players.” And the world is indeed a stage to the Theater Department at Northeast Community College. In the eyes of Adam Peterson, NECC Theater Director, Theater is first and foremost an art form before it is entertainment. “I feel like...

Northeast Golf Team Competes in Midland Invitational

April 16, 2013

The Northeast Community College golf team is in sixth place after day one of the Midland University Invitational in Fremont. The  Hawks shot a team total of 340. Iowa Western Community College has the lead in the nine team field after shooting a 299 at the Fremont Country Club. Individually,...

Drowning Pool-Resilience

Drowning Pool-Resilience

Brittany Hinkel, Shift Editor/ Cartoonist

April 10, 2013

The hard rock band, Drowning Pool, has had a stroke of bad luck after the death of their original lead singer, Dave Williams in 2002. Since then, they had recruited Jason Jones, who left the band in June 2005. After him, former Soil front man Ryan McCombs was recruited and, in 2011, also left. Now...

Children’s Health Carnival held at Northeast Community College

Children’s Health Carnival held at Northeast Community College

April 8, 2013

Organizers at a recent event at Northeast Community College hope it will become similar to a popular Norfolk health fair, but targeted towards kids. The College’s Student Nurses Association (SNA) held its inaugural Children’s Health Education Carnival over the weekend at the Lifelong Learning Center...

Northeast Lady Hawks’ season comes to an end at NJCAA National Tournament

Northeast Lady Hawks’ season comes to an end at NJCAA National Tournament

March 18, 2013

The Northeast Community College women’s basketball team’s season came to an end today in the opening round game of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I Women’s Basketball Tournament in Salina, KS. The #15 Lady Hawks were defeated by #16 Weatherford Community College...

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