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Northwest online dual enrollment students visit campus

Pictured: Sybil Canon, an online adjunct English instructor at Northwest Mississippi Community College, proctors a final exam in the new Tate Hall Building for dual enrollment students from Byhalia High School, Potts Camp High School and H.W. Byers High School.

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Northwest education students meet National Teacher of the Year

Pictured: Jeff Charbonneau, the recipient of the 2013 National Teacher of the Year award, visited with Northwest Mississippi Community College education majors at the DeSoto Center on April 16. Northwest Education Association members (left to right) Harley Cook of Pope,

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Springhill Memorial Gardens volunteers receive state award

Pictured: The volunteers of Springhill Memorial Gardens in Hernando were recognized by Volunteer Mississippi at the Governor’s Initiative for Volunteer Excellence (GIVE) award ceremony, held at the Mississippi Museum of Art on April 14. The group was awarded the Outstanding

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Northwest Les Fauves Spring Art Sale set May 2

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Les Fauves Art Club will hold its annual spring art sale on Friday, May 2 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Art Gallery on the Senatobia campus. The sale, which helps raise money

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Northwest alumnus receives Taylor Medal

“He makes teaching worthwhile.  His intelligence, discipline, and enthusiasm all combine into the kind of student every teacher dreams of having in the classroom,” said Jennifer Boyd Hale, a mathematics instructor at Northwest Mississippi Community College, describing Northwest alumnus Logan

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PTK students honored at Northwest Board of Trustees meeting

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, recognized students who were honored on March 5 by the Mississippi Legislature for being named to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Mississippi Academic Team. Pictured left to right are: Carroll Huebner,

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Sen. Steve Hale to speak at Northwest graduation ceremonies

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, has announced that State Senator Steve Hale of Senatobia will serve as keynote speaker for the college’s three graduation ceremonies on Friday, May 16 at the Howard Coliseum on the Senatobia

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Northwest Back Acres Foundation Golf Tournament to be held May 1

The annual Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation Golf Tournament will be held on May 1 at Back Acres Country Club in Senatobia, according to Dolores Wooten, director of alumni affairs and development operations. There are still spots available for teams

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Foundation receives donation from DeSoto County BancorpSouth branches

Pictured: David N. Beene, senior vice president and Northeast Region Community Reinvestment Act Coordinator of BancorpSouth, right, presents a check in the amount of $4,500 to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of development and special projects for Northwest Mississippi Community

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Northwest’s first “Author Rodeo Round-up” a success

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s first  “Author Rodeo Round-up” on Saturday, March 29 was successful and event organizers plan to make it an annual event, according to Maggie Moran, director of Learning Resources.  The event was held at the R.C. Pugh

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