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Best Apps for Back to School

Best Apps for Back to School

Nicole Winters, Reporter

January 21, 2013


Filed under Technology

Getting back in gear for college can be tough. New classes, teachers, and homework can be hard to balance. Here are five of the best apps for your iPhone, iPad, or Android phone, that can help you get organized and on the right track for the semester. No matter what your majoring in these apps will...

iPads for the Students at Northeast Community College

iPads for the Students at Northeast Community College

Daira Gentrup, Web Editor

January 17, 2013


Filed under Campus

Technology is taking over the world and Northeast Community College is jumping on board. Starting the spring semester of 2013, approximately 300 students will be able to check out iPads and use them in their classes for the entire semester. For 6 months, John Blaylock, Vice President of Education...

Meet the new judges for ‘American Idol’

Meet the new judges for ‘American Idol’

Rick Bentley

January 15, 2013


Filed under Food

PASADENA, Calif. (MCT)--Country superstar Keith Urban had no problem saying "yes" when "American Idol" producers approached him to be one of the judges on the latest edition of the music competition series. After all, Urban and his wife, actress Nicole Kidman, are huge fans of the program. Plus, he...

Former Northeast Community College Student Banned

Former Northeast Community College Student Banned

January 14, 2013


Filed under Campus

Norfolk Police Department has issued a no trespassing order to a former Northeast Community College student, Robert McFall. The order was issued as the result of a theft complaint on Monday, January 7, 2013. McFall is not currently enrolled at the College, and is prohibited from being on the Norfolk...

Norfolk Man Arrested Wednesday Night

January 10, 2013


Filed under Local News

Charles Wemhoff, 57, of Norfolk, was arrested for 3rd degree assault and Obstructing a Police Officer. Wemhoff was housed in the Norfolk City Jail. According to the Norfolk Police Department around 8:30 pm on January 9, 2013 Norfolk Police Officers were called to the Phoenix Room bar located at 2608...

Culver’s Hosts Fundraiser to Help Employee

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

December 11, 2012


Filed under Local News

Wednesday, December 12, 2012, Culver's in Norfolk, Neb will be hosting a fundraiser to support employee’s cancer treatment. Karl Eddy, who has worked at Culvers in Norfolk for two years, has recently been diagnosed with liver cancer. “He is hardworking, personable, and friendly.” Culver’s...

The Young Americans Come to Norfolk

The Young Americans Come to Norfolk

Dale Hayes Jr., Nikita Rector, Business Manager, Editor in Chief

October 9, 2012


Filed under Local News

The Young Americans performing group will be returning to the Norfolk area this year. They will be holding a workshop at Norfolk Catholic High School October 25th through the 27th, with a concert being held on the final night.  This is third time that Norfolk Catholic has hosted the Young Americans. ...

Free One-Session Workshops for Emergency Medical Service Technicians

April 5, 2012


Filed under Campus

The Allied Health Department at Northeast Community College in Norfolk has announced the April schedule of its free, one-session workshops for emergency medical service technicians in the area. All workshops are offered for three continuing education units.  All the classes will be held in the local...

Norfolk named Number 8 Nationally for binge drinking by the CDC

Ryan Forth & Nikita Rector, Editor-in-Chief, Ad Editor/Reporter

January 12, 2012


Filed under Campus, Local News

According to a survey completed by the CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention), the three-county Norfolk area was dubbed No. 8 nationally for binge drinking, beating out both Grand Island (No. 11) and Omaha (No. 10) per capita. In Nebraska, only the two-county Lincoln Metropolitan area of Lancaster...

Northeast student named one of top 50 female student leaders in industry

Northeast student named one of top 50 female student leaders in industry

Caitlin Wilson, Web Editor/Janelle Gerharter, Public Relations

November 24, 2011


Filed under Campus, Local News

Erica Bovee, a sophomore at Northeast Community College, was named one of the Top 50 Female Student Leaders in the Construction and Engineering Industry in North America by Kiewit Corporation in Omaha. She was selected for this honor after being invited to attend the 4th Annual Women’s Construction...

Two Sisters, One Dream

Brittney Means, Opinion Editor

November 15, 2011


Filed under Local News

Bringing two sisters and other families together. There aren’t too many fun things for children to do around Norfolk.  There are parks, but sometimes it’s too cold or rainy to go there.  There’s a movie theater, but that is getting pretty expensive for parents to take the whole family there.  A...

Do you agree?

Natasha Alexander, Campus Editor

September 29, 2011


Filed under Campus

This year, NECC will kick off the We Agree Campaign that is being done in conjunction with Wayne State College. The press conference to announce the We Agree Campaign was held on August 23, 2011 on the WSC campus.  The obvious question probably weighing on several minds here is “what is We Agree?”...

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