Monday, May 6, 2019

Student to graduate high school and college within same month

Edy Aguilar 

Fort Payne High School senior Mark McGullion will be graduating this May from high school, as well as from Northeast Alabama Community College through the college’s dual enrollment program.
The dual enrollment program allows high school students to begin their college courses while still in high school. Dual enrollment allows students to receive both high school and college credit for a college course taught at the high school, online, or on the NACC campus during the fall, spring, or summer term.

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Made In DeKalb 2019

DeKalb County Community Development Commission
Alabama Technology Network
City of Fort Payne
City of Rainsville
DeKalb County Economic Development Authority
Fort Payne Chamber of Commerce
Fort Payne Improvement Authority
Marshall DeKalb Electric Cooperative
Northeast Alabama Community College
Rainsville Chamber of Commerce
Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative
Wills Valley Recreation Center

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Pam Clay Graduated from TVA’s Professional Rural Leadership Institute


DeKalb County, Alabama – Pam Clay, Business Retention and Expansion Director of the DeKalb County Economic Development Authority, recently graduated from TVA’s Rural Leadership Institute. The Rural Leadership Institute, developed and sponsored by TVA Economic Development, provides professional leadership training to rural community economic development professionals in the TVA service area.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

NACC Once Again Named as One of the Top 150 US Community collegees by the Aspen Institute


For immediate release—October 11, 2017

Officials at Northeast Alabama Community College have just been notified that NACC has once again been named as one of the nation’s top 150 community colleges by the Aspen Institute. The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, DC.

Friday, February 17, 2017

5th Annual Made In DeKalb Expo Success

February 17, 2017 | Diana Goss

The Fifth Annual Made In DeKalb (MID) Expo was a huge success yesterday as over 1,800 students were able to meet the industries in DeKalb County Alabama. 15 of the 16 Career Clusters were represented by 74 participating vendors such as transportation, logistics, construction, engineering, agriculture, tourism, mechanics, cosmetology, healthcare, and the media met their future workforce. 

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Sock mill to add 442 more jobs

Kayla Beaty | Posted: Thursday, February 9, 2017 5:25 pm

Sock mill to add 442 more jobs

Fort Payne was, at one time, known internationally as the “Sock Capital of the World,” and while the city may be a ways away from regaining that moniker, a new deal with Wal-Mart and the Renfro Corporation is a positive step in the right direction.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

NACC Engineering Tech Students Score Well Above National Average

Northeast Alabama Community College (NACC) Engineering Technician students recently scored an average of 12.4 points above the national average on the National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) Engineering Technician examination.