NECC Observer

The student news website of Northern Essex Community College, Haverhill and Lawrence, Mass.


Knights Soccer team

On Oct. 23 the NECC Knights Soccer team were 2-9-1 and were facing Massasoit Community College at noon.   Their head coach is Eusebio Marote this season.  They are having a bad...
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Women’s Volleyball semifinals and finals

The NECC Women’s Volleyball team were looking to become Region 21 champion for the first time since 2018.   In the semifinals they hosted number 4 seed Holyoke Community College...
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Basketball Knights getting ready for 2021-2022 season

NECC Knights Basketball head coach is Darren Stratton with 12 games left before the season starts.   Stratton graduated from NECC in 1996. He played from 1994-1996 and was head...
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Letter to the Editor: Police training on campus

To the NECC Observer: I have been an adjunct faculty member at the college for 18 years, and it has been my privilege to teach here, especially as a former student and graduate....
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Top-seeded volleyball team heads into tournament

The top-seeded NECC women’s volleyball team will host the NJCAA Region 21 tournament Oct. 23 at the Sports and Fitness Center. The volleyball head coach is Mike Pelosi. It...
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COVID vaccine mandate

As yet another semester begins, COVID continues to ravage our world. At the start of the fall semester, many colleges and universities around the nation including Massachusetts...
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New England’s agricultural fairs are back after a year hiatus

Topsfield and Deerfield had a taste of fried dough and normalcy early this month with the return of their long-awaited annual agricultural fairs.  However, after the global...
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