Wednesday, April 18, 2018

April Membership Meeting & Show n Shine

This is a reminder that the Membership Meeting on Thursday, April 19th will start with a Show n Shine at 6:30 in honor of the Mustang Birthday with pizza arriving about 7:00 pm. The meeting will begin at 7:30 pm. The meeting location is

Holy Family Academy
2323 Cheyenne Street
Irving, TX 75062

See you there!

Jackie Powell
NTMC President

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Posted 12/19/17: Dec Membership Meeting

This Thursday at the Membership Meeting we will be having an abbreviated business meeting so that we may eat and have  the Christmas Gift Exchange. In order to accommodate this the meeting will begin at 7:00 pm. The club will be providing barbecue beef brisket and turkey and drinks. Please bring a side dish, salad or dessert to share. For the gift exchange brings a wrapped gift. Suggested spending is $10-$15. 

We will also be discussing the theme (decorating) for Yellow Rose Classic Car Show. The feature is the F Series Truck. 

See you Thursday evening at Holy Family, 2323 Cheyenne St, Irving,TX 75062

Jackie Powell 
NTMC President

Monday, December 4, 2017

Posted 12/4/7: Weekly Happenings thru 12/9/17

There is a lot of activity this week.

Wednesday, Dec 7th- Dec 10th, the Fort Worth Auto Show begins load-in at the Tarrant County Convention Center and the show is Friday through Sunday. Contact Robert Harms at or Justin Bowman for instructions if you would like to participate and have not signed up. Your car must remain in place from Wednesday through Sunday at 6 pm. If anyone would be willing to man the area for a couple of hours during any of these days, please contact Robert or Justin.

Saturday, Dec 9th, from approximately 9:00am - 11:00am NTMC members will be bringing unwrapped toys and gathering at Children's Medical Center located at 7601 Preston Rd., Plano, TX. We will park cars in the large circular drive in front of the hospitals' main entrance. We will then drop off unwrapped toys into Hospital gondolas. Members will then be able take a walking tour of the hospital with hospital tour guides. We will also be displaying our cars for the patients and staff to come out and view. If you bring hot wheels you may have the opportunity to give them to the patients who come view the cars or are in the lobby or halls. The toys we bring are used for patients and their siblings throughout the year.

Saturday, Dec 9th, from 3:00 – 5:45pm, NTMC members who are participating in the Lancaster Parade begin gathering at Elsie Robertson Middle School, 822 Pleasant Run Road, Lancaster, TX 75146, at 3:00 pm. The parade begins at 5:00 pm and will travel east on Pleasant Run, turn south on Dallas Ave and end at Main St in the Historic Town Square.

Saturday, Dec 9th, from 5:00 – 10:00 pm, Powell's Christmas Party, 235 S Houston School Rd, Lancaster, TX, 75146. Everyone is invited to attend the Powell's Christmas Party. Please bring an appetize, side dish or dessert. We will have barbequed brisket, beans, a couple of sides and drinks. There will be the traditional ornament scavenger hunt among the 9 trees scattered about the property, including the shop. Santa will make an appearance around 7:30 pm. So bring the kids and have some fun.

Jackie Powell

NTMC Presiden

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Posted 11/28/17: Sad News

It is with a heavy heart that I inform you of the passing of our friend Allen Easley yesterday morning. Allen was a long time member and President of the Cougar Club. The family asks that everyone refrains from posting information on social media. I will email information about funeral arrangements as it becomes available.  

Jackie Powell 
NTMC President

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Posted 11/15/17: Update for Membership Meeting tomorrow evening


After discussion with a couple of people this afternoon and evening I wanted to clarify that any non perishable food donations will be accepted for the Thanksgiving Baskets. See you tomorrow evening

Jackie Powell 
NTMC President

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Posted 11/12/17: NTMC News 11/12/17 - 11/18/17

Good Afternoon Members,

This week at the Thursday evening membership meeting, we will be filling 12 Thanksgiving baskets for families that are less fortunate than we are and may not have Thanksgiving without our help. Please bring 12 identical nonperishable item to place in the baskets. If you know of a family that needs this help please notify Phyllis Crouch that you are reserving a basket for a family. We ask that you purchase a gallon of milk, a dozen eggs, a turkey or a ham and a pie and deliver it to the family. Phyllis may be reached at . I hope to see you there on Thursday, Nov 16th. The social starts at 7:00 and the meeting starts at 7:30 sharp. As always, the meeting is held at Holy Family of Nazareth, 2323 Cheyenne, Irving, TX.

Also, Mark Powell will be compiling pictures/videos to be displayed at indoor car shows. If you have any videos or pictures that you think would be good examples of NTMC activities to showcase our club, please bring them to the meeting or arrange to get them to Mark by contacting him at Placing them on a thumb drive is best.

Frank McCurdy is requesting articles from the membership on any activities you are involved in with your Ford vehicle. It does not need to be long, a paragraph or two with a picture would be nice. Please send to

If you have any suggestions or questions please let me know.

Jackie Powell
NTMC President

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Posted 11/5/17: Late Breaking News on Dubiski Car Show


I have late breaking news on the Dubiski Car Show.

Set up is at 8am
Open to public 9am
Judging 11am
Presentation of awards 11:30am

Jackie Powell
NTMC President

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