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NPPD check presentation

NPPD raises $15,000 for scholarships at MPCC

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Mid-Plains Community College President Ryan Purdy receives two checks totaling $15,000 from Bill Hoyt, District 4 director for the Nebraska Public Power District Board of Directors. The funds were raised during the annual Wells Fargo Nebraska Open golf tournament in Columbus in September and presented...

Jesse Johnston

Naval cadet finds direction/purpose through MPCC

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Jesse Johnston may be flying high now, but he’ll never forget where he came from – or the path that led him to where he is today.

education quest scholarships

Need-based scholarship funds available through Mid-Plains Community College

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Paying for college just became a little bit easier for students in need of financial assistance, minorities and those facing significant obstacles to a higher education.

Kim Koch drums

Vintage drums back in action at NPCC

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

A North Platte Community College relic is back and looking better than ever. NPCC alum Kim Koch recently restored a Ludwig Vistalite drum set that had been sitting in storage at the college for decades. Koch visited the college Tuesday to set up the drums and give music students a history lesson about...

Ben Fischer Transfer Fair

NPCC hosts transfer fair

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Mary Lynn Horst talks to Ben Fischer, of Hershey, about the programs available at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. It was all part of a transfer fair conducted by North Platte Community College on Tuesday.