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Community college to present ‘The Skin of Our Teeth’

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) - Feb. 8, 2023

The North Platte Community College theater department will present “The Skin of Our Teeth” next month at its annual spring play. The curtain will go up on the Thornton Wilder creation at 7:30 p.m. each evening, March 1-4, in the McDonald-Belton Theater on the south campus, 601 W. State Farm Rd. The play was completed […]

Community college to present ‘The Skin of Our Teeth’

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) -

The North Platte Community College theater department will present “The Skin of Our Teeth” next month at its annual spring play. The curtain will go up on the Thornton Wilder creation at 7:30 p.m. each evening, March 1-4, in the McDonald-Belton Theater on the south campus, 601 W. State Farm Rd. The play was completed […]

Man who lost eyesight to speak at community college about overcoming adversity

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) - Feb. 7, 2023

As a victim and a victor, Neil Halford knows a thing or two about overcoming adversity. At age 2, he was involved in a near-fatal accident that left him totally blind and forever changed his life as well as the lives of his family members. Halford’s fearless will to succeed in a sighted world took […]

Man who lost eyesight to speak at community college about overcoming adversity

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) -

As a victim and a victor, Neil Halford knows a thing or two about overcoming adversity. At age 2, he was involved in a near-fatal accident that left him totally blind and forever changed his life as well as the lives of his family members. Halford’s fearless will to succeed in a sighted world took […]

NPCC softball player signs with Friends University

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) - Feb. 2, 2023

North Platte Community College Knights softball player Elena Montoya will continue her athletic career in Wichita, Kan. Montoya signed a letter of intent to play for the Falcons at Friends University. “I am looking forward to going to a different level of softball, but also getting to be in a new environment,” said Montoya. “I’m […]

NPCC softball player signs with Friends University

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) -

North Platte Community College Knights softball player Elena Montoya will continue her athletic career in Wichita, Kan. Montoya signed a letter of intent to play for the Falcons at Friends University. “I am looking forward to going to a different level of softball, but also getting to be in a new environment,” said Montoya. “I’m […]

Dates set for community college rodeo

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) - Jan. 31, 2023

The Mid-Plains Community College Rodeo Team will host its annual spring fundraiser rodeo in McCook on March 10-11. The rodeo was honored in 2021 as the Small Purse Rodeo of the Year by the Kansas Pro Rodeo Association. Performances are open to the public. They begin at 7 p.m. each night at the Kiplinger Arena […]

Dates set for community college rodeo

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) -

The Mid-Plains Community College Rodeo Team will host its annual spring fundraiser rodeo in McCook on March 10-11. The rodeo was honored in 2021 as the Small Purse Rodeo of the Year by the Kansas Pro Rodeo Association. Performances are open to the public. They begin at 7 p.m. each night at the Kiplinger Arena […]

Community college students celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) - Jan. 16, 2023

North Platte Community College created an “I Have a Dream” board in the McDonald-Belton building Monday, and students added their dreams to it. The board is part of NPCC’s celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, organized by the college’s student life department. Students were encouraged to post their own dreams on the board and […]

Community college students celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) -

North Platte Community College created an “I Have a Dream” board in the McDonald-Belton building Monday, and students added their dreams to it. The board is part of NPCC’s celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, organized by the college’s student life department. Students were encouraged to post their own dreams on the board and […]

Community college to host open auditions for spring play

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) - Dec. 2, 2022

The North Platte Community College theater department will have open auditions for its rendition of the Thornton Wilder play, “The Skin of Our Teeth,” at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 15 and Monday, Dec. 19. There are parts for six men and six women ages 16 and older. There are also positions for technical crew […]

Community college to host open auditions for spring play

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) -

The North Platte Community College theater department will have open auditions for its rendition of the Thornton Wilder play, “The Skin of Our Teeth,” at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 15 and Monday, Dec. 19. There are parts for six men and six women ages 16 and older. There are also positions for technical crew […]

Surgeon Michael Bauer: Community college distinguished alum

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) - Nov. 8, 2022

Dr. Michael Bauer has received the 2022 Distinguished Alumni Award from Mid-Plains Community College.   Bauer was nominated for the recognition by MPCC cabinet members and honored Nov. 6 during the Nebraska Community College Association’s annual meeting in Grand Island.   He is a surgeon in Sioux Falls, S.D., specialing in general surgery and trauma cases and […]

Surgeon Michael Bauer: Community college distinguished alum

Heather Johnson (North Platte Community College) -

Dr. Michael Bauer has received the 2022 Distinguished Alumni Award from Mid-Plains Community College.   Bauer was nominated for the recognition by MPCC cabinet members and honored Nov. 6 during the Nebraska Community College Association’s annual meeting in Grand Island.   He is a surgeon in Sioux Falls, S.D., specialing in general surgery and trauma cases and […]