Central Community College in Hastings, NE is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its founding in 1966. At the time, it was Central Nebraska Vocational and Technical College. It later merged with Platte County Junior College to become Central Technical Community College.
A History, 1984-2005, edited by college retirees John Dobrovolny of Hastings and Dave Fulton of Columbus is available on the institution's web site as a .pdf. The book was completed for the institution's 40th anniversary and builds on a history completed by Oriel Kinley, "Central Community College: the First Two Decades,” published in 1984.