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KCC Wraps Up Annual Food Drive

Kirtland Community College (Kirtland) students and staff, along with members of the Crawford, Oscoda, Ogemaw and Roscommon (C.O.O.R.) Intermediate School District, generously supported the annual Thanksgiving Food Drive again this year.  Sponsored by the Alpha Omicron Gamma chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) International Honor Society, the Student Senate and … [Read more...]

KCC Blood Drive a Success

Kirtland Community College’s (Kirtland) November blood drive brought forward a great group of heroes who, once again, helped to exceed the goal of collecting 40 or more units of blood.  Fifty-one people attempted to donate, of which 15 were first-time donors.  Kirtland’s Cosmetology students were especially instrumental in the success of the blood drive, … [Read more...]

KCC’s Brown Posts Impressive Showing at National Championship

Titus Brown of Fairview finished a successful season by competing at the NJCAA National Cross-Country Championship in Hobbs, New Mexico.  Brown posted an impressive time of 28:42.58 over the 8K course, finishing Nationals in 91st place out of a field of 355 total runners.  A winning time of 25:22.08 was posted by Kemoy Campbell of South Plains College of … [Read more...]

KCC Lady ‘Birds Win Big in Season Opener

The Lady ‘Birds enjoyed a big win in their 2011-12 basketball season opener against Mid Michigan Community College, routing the over-matched Lakers by a score of 67-39.  Abbye Gulvas (Gaylord) led the team with hot shooting putting up 32 points and seven steals, while Brooke Arnold (Gaylord) dominated the boards hauling down a team-leading 15 rebounds.  The … [Read more...]

KCC Firebirds Put Up Another Strong Showing

Mens Basketball Teams Now 2-0 The Kirtland Community College (Kirtland) men’s basketball team improve their 2011-12 record to 2-0 after swamping Fleming College of Ontario 62-37 in a game played on Rochester College’s home court.  The ‘Birds won this game with a tenacious, aggressive and efficient defense.  Athletic Director Richard Silverman says, “This is … [Read more...]

KCC Collecting for Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive

Kirtland Community College’s annual Thanksgiving Food Drive is underway.  Sponsored by the Alpha Omicron Gamma chapter of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society, Honors Program, Student Senate and the Ms. Club, Kirtland is now collecting donations for families in all of our neighboring communities. Collection boxes have been placed around Central … [Read more...]

Kirtland Regional Police Academy Recognizes Fall 2011 Graduates

The Kirtland Regional Policy Academy (KRPA) recognized the Fall 2011 graduating class at a commencement ceremony on Nov. 4th.  The 14 academy cadets comprising Class 33 were joined by family, friends and staff at the Kirtland Center for Performing Arts to honor both group and individual accomplishments. In his address, speaker and retired Kirtland … [Read more...]

KCC Firebirds Wrap Up Cross Country Season

Brown Heads to Nationals in New Mexico The Firebirds men’s cross-country team ended their 2011 season at the NJCAA Region XII Championship at Lansing Community College, Oct. 29, with one exception.  Titus Brown (Fairview) finished 12th in the 76-man field, qualifying to compete in the National Championship which takes place next weekend at New Mexico Junior … [Read more...]

Kirtland Community College Basketball Season Underway

Firebird Men Rout Rochester College in Home Opener The Firebirds opened the 2011-12 basketball season with a convincing 114-55 win over an out-manned Rochester College Warrior JV team.  The Warriors couldn’t defend the ‘Bird’s offense and couldn’t score against a tenacious Kirtland defense. Both teams struggled with turnovers and personal fouls, slowing … [Read more...]

Kirtland Session Explores Careers in Radiography

Kirtland Community College (Kirtland), in partnership with Mid Michigan Community College (MMCC), will host an informational session on its main campus near Roscommon designed to help persons interested in radiography learn more about this exciting career field. John Skinner, director of radiography at MMCC in Harrison, will explain the program and answer … [Read more...]