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Education

  • NETC announces dean's list

    Jefferson

    Helen M. Brock

     

    Pageland

    Christine K. Blackburn

    Felicia L. Miller

     

    Cheraw

    Dorin L. Costea

    Daisha J. Freeman

    Ethan A. Smith

    Crystal M. Stubbs

    Caroline E. Sylvia

     

    Chesterfield

    James J. Bullis

    John J. Juel

    Sharon A. Sweatt

    Joseph A. Walters

     

     

  • 'Christmas in the Air'

    On Dec. 16, South Pointe Chorale presented “Christmas in the Air” conducted by Emily Privette and accompanied by Charles Litaker.
    Song selections included ‘Christmas Bells are Ringing,’ ‘O Come, O Come Emmanuel,’ ‘Comfort, Comfort,’ ‘Candlelight Carol,’ ‘Were you there on that Christmas Night?,’Sing Gloria,’ ‘Sing We All Noel,’ ‘Christmas Day’ and ‘Joy to the World.’

  • Never count Ciara out

    At the young age of 18, Pageland’s Ciara Myers has already experienced the trials and triumphs of college athletics.

    A freshman on the varsity volleyball team at Methodist University, Myers was wilting at a preseason practice in the broiling heat of Fayetteville, N.C.

  • NETC grad to work on new X-Men movie

    Frank Ponce, a native of Chesterfield, is planning a major career move to Los Angeles to make his name in the entertainment business – on both sides of the camera.
    While an accomplished actor, Ponce recently signed a contract to work as a production assistant on the set of Twentieth Century Fox’s “X-Men: First Class.”

  • NETC's new LPNs take the Nightingale Pledge

    The Practical Nursing class of 2010 celebrated, laughed and cried together one last time on Dec. 16 when the graduates of the program were formally “pinned” during a ceremony at Northeastern Technical College in Cheraw.
    Thirteen nursing students were recognized before family members, friends and college administrators for successfully completing the rigorous program that prepares them to take the National Council Licensure Examination in order to become licensed practical nurses.

  • Eagle Basketball

    By Shug Haigler

    Progressive Journal

    The inability to convert free throws from the foul line proved to be Central’s downfall in their 62-57 loss in Tuesday’s game against Chester at home. The Eagles were able to connect on only 11 of 28 free throws including 4 of 17 in the first half.

    Quentin Wallace led his team with 16 points followed by Radford Robinson 10, Jiwan Funderburk 8, Debias Tyson, Jalen Covington and Chris Meadows 5 each, Sam Caldwell 4, and Josh Kelty 3.

  • Firefighters recognized for service

    Firefighters recognized for service

    High Point Fire District held its annual awards night supper at Union Hill Baptist Church on Dec. 10. Chief Wendell Johnson summarized the year, which brought an all-time high of 168 calls. Other highlights of the year included the purchase of a fire safety trailer, a brush truck and new protective equipment.

    Years of service awards were presented to the following members: Toby Darnell, 5 years, Joey Hendrix, 10 years; Mike Evans, 15 years; Jamie Hunter, 15 years; and Willie Williams, 30 years.

  • NETC open registration for spring

     

    Open registration for Northeastern Technical College’s spring semester will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 5, at the main campus in Cheraw.

    Returning students can register from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 4 to 7 p.m. New students should attend orientation at 8:30 a.m. or 5:30 p.m. and register for classes afterwards.

  • Board thanks Patterson

     

  • NETC graduates fourteen from CNA program

    Fourteen students recently graduated from Northeastern Technical College’s Nursing Assistant (NA) Program. The program consists of 70 hours of classroom instruction and 40 hours of supervised clinical training and is offered by the college’s division of continuing education.