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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


Filed under Campus, Sports, Top Stories

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


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

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


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

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


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

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...

State Farm Car Donation

State Farm Car Donation

February 26, 2016


Filed under KHWK-TV News

The Northeast Auto Body Technology Program recently received the donation of a car from State Farm Insurance with severe front end damage. The students and instructors returned the car to a drive-able condition. ...

Oscars Have An ‘Old-Fashioned Idea’ Of A Score, And Other Thoughts By ‘The Revenant’ composers

Oscars Have An ‘Old-Fashioned Idea’ Of A Score, And Other Thoughts By ‘The Revenant’ composers

February 25, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

(PHOTO) By David Ng Los Angeles Times (TNS) The urgent request arrived in May at a difficult personal time for composer Ryuichi Sakamoto. Could he fly to Los Angeles — tomorrow, if possible — to meet with Alejandro G. Inarritu? The director wanted Sakamoto to create the score for “The Revenant,”...

Northeast Women Rout Marshalltown 79-47 In Semifinal Playoff

Northeast Women Rout Marshalltown 79-47 In Semifinal Playoff

February 25, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

NORFOLK - Francesca Minali's 23 points led the Northeast Community College women's basketball team to a 79-47 victory over Marshalltown Community College here Wednesday in the NJCAA Region XI semifinal. Hawks Coach Matt Svehla attributed solid play on both offense and defense to the victory. "We did...

Hawks End Season With 69-66 Playoff Loss To Marshalltown

Hawks End Season With 69-66 Playoff Loss To Marshalltown

February 25, 2016


Filed under Sports

MARSHALLTOWN, IA - The Northeast Community College men’s basketball team ended their 2015-16 season with a 69-66 loss to Marshalltown Community College in the NJCAA Region XI Play-In here Monday. Down 20-28 at the half, the Hawks fought back late in the second half. In the final minute, two free throws...

Northeast Softball Home Opener Rescheduled

Northeast Softball Home Opener Rescheduled

February 18, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

NORFOLK – The home opener for Northeast Community College’s new softball team has been rescheduled. Jake Ripple, Northeast athletic director, said the doubleheader against Southeast Community College that was originally to be played in Norfolk on Sunday, February 21, will now be played in Beatrice....

Northeast Men’s Basketball Defeated By #6 Indian Hills, 104-77

Northeast Men’s Basketball Defeated By #6 Indian Hills, 104-77

February 18, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

NORFOLK - Unable to recover from a slow start, the Northeast Community College men’s basketball team fell to the sixth ranked Indian Hills Community College Warriors here Wednesday, 104-77. Indian Hills jumped to a 9-0 lead within the first three minutes of the game until Northeast’s Vance Johnson...

‘Deadpool’ Kills All Rivals At The Box Office

‘Deadpool’ Kills All Rivals At The Box Office

February 16, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

By Tre’vell Anderson Los Angeles Times (TNS) LOS ANGELES — “Deadpool,” Marvel’s R-rated twist on superhero movies, grossed an estimated $135 million in the U.S. and Canada in its first three days, all but ensuring that the film will more than double analysts’ estimates of $70 million...

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