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Fall Continuing Education (CEU) classes set at Northwest

The Division of Continuing Education at Northwest Mississippi Community College is offering several continuing education classes during the fall semester. Participants can earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) by taking these classes. The registration form for classes is available online at

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Scott Potts Memorial Bull-O-Rama to be held Sept. 13

The Scott Potts Memorial Bull-O-Rama will be held on Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Northwest Mississippi Community College Farm Arena.   This year’s event, sponsored by Sycamore Bank and presented by Landers, will be in memory of Scott Potts, a

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Sen. Wicker Speaks to Rotary at Northwest Agricultural Technology Building

U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, center, was the guest speaker at the Aug. 15 meeting of the Senatobia Rotary Club. Welcoming Wicker were left to right, Scott Crockett, Rotary president, and James Cahill, Rotary member. Students from Magnolia Heights Student Council

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Dr. Spears welcomes Sen. Cochran to campus

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, right, welcomed Senator Thad Cochran, left, during Cochran’s Aug. 14 visit to the Senatobia campus. Spears gave Cochran a tour of the campus, including a visit to the college’s Agricultural Technology Building,

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Northwest welcomes three new ABE instructors

Pictured: Northwest’s new Adult Basic Education instructors are (left to right) Martha Strong, Melinda Seeman and Suzanne Strehle. Strong will be working in the Byhalia/Holly Springs area. Seeman will be located in the Batesville WIN Job Center and Strehle in the

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Briscoe wins Northwest’s Grisham Excellence in Teaching award

Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing Simulation Specialist Pam Briscoe was presented the Sandy Grisham Excellence in Teaching Award at the college’s opening faculty meeting on Aug. 11. This award is given to an academic faculty member on the Senatobia campus

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“Meet the Rangers” set for Aug. 21 at Northwest’s Franklin Field

Northwest Mississippi Community College will start its fall sports season off right with the annual “Meet the Rangers” night on Thursday, Aug. 21 at 7 p.m. The football and men’s and women’s soccer teams, cheerleaders, Ranger Marching Band and Rangerettes

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Northwest welcomes new faculty at back-to school meeting

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College welcomed new faculty members at the annual back-to-school faculty meeting on Aug. 11. Seated, l-r are Dawn Stevens, Business, Senatobia; Cassandra Wilburn, Cosmetology, Ashland; Pamela Llana, Nursing, Senatobia; Dr. Patricia Martin, Biology/Chemistry, Senatobia; and Maya

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Tunica Supervisor named Northwest Alumnus of the Year

James E. Dunn, president of the Tunica County Board of Supervisors has been named Northwest Mississippi Community College’s 2015 Alumnus of the Year. Dunn will be honored on September 20 during homecoming ceremonies on the Senatobia campus. Dunn grew up

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Audition dates set for Northwest’s fall production of “The Miss Firecracker Contest”

Auditions for Northwest Mississippi Community College’s fall production of “The Miss Firecracker Contest” will be held in the Fine Arts Auditorium on the Senatobia campus on Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 4 p.m. Auditions are open to all Northwest students as

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