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Two Northwest students advance to regional singing competition

 Music students from Northwest Mississippi Community College recently competed in the Mississippi National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) convention held at The University of Southern Mississippi. Pictured left to right are Tanisha Jenkins of Courtland, Amelia Bailey of Pope,

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Northwest Foundation Scholarship deadline is April 1

The deadline to apply for a Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation scholarship is April 1, according to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of development and special projects. Students receiving other forms of Financial Aid or other scholarships are still eligible

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“Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” set for March 26-29

Alexander (Chip Malone), center, sings about running away to Australia to escape his troubles in the upcoming Northwest Mississippi Community College production of “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.” Left to right, Heather Pate, Charlotte Malone,

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Upcoming Reading Roundtable set for March 31

The March meeting of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Reading Roundtable, made possible with funds from Sycamore Bank, will be held on Tuesday, March 30 at 2 p.m., in the R.C. Pugh Library on the Senatobia campus. Amazon.com states, “28-year-old protagonist

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April ACT Workshops offered at Northwest

Northwest Mississippi Community College is offering an ACT Preparation Workshop on Monday, April 6 and Tuesday, April 7 from 6 to 9 p.m. Deadline to register for the workshop is Wednesday, April 1 by noon.   This workshop provides an

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Indomitable Spirit Scholarship established at Northwest

The Indomitable Spirit Scholarship has been established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by Kitt and Dietrich Brand of Alberta, Canada, according to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development. The scholarship will be awarded to a DeSoto Center student, who

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Leishman named Tate County EDF Educator of the Year

Northwest Mississippi Community College English Instructor Beth Leishman, left, was named Tate County Educator of the Year at the 17th annual Tate County Economic Development Foundation (TCEDF) banquet on March 2. Congratulating Leishman is Julie Correro, division director of Education

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Northwest hosts junior high school math competition

The Mississippi Council of Teachers of Mathematics Junior High Math Competition was held recently on the Senatobia campus of Northwest Mississippi Community College. On Feb. 27, students from district schools traveled to the campus for testing. Students from Northwest’s surrounding

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Northwest announces HEADWAE honorees

Northwest Mississippi Community College recently announced its 2015 HEADWAE honorees. The HEADWAE student is sophomore Keenan Lane Arntson, and HEADWAE faculty member Renee Young O’Neill is an English instructor at the Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center in Oxford, where Arntson is also

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Northwest students place in Collegiate DECA culinary competition

What do catfish, sweet potatoes, cabbage and grits have in common? They were all ingredients in the mystery basket at the Culinary Competition for Collegiate DECA members held on Feb. 3, where Northwest Mississippi Community College students studying Hotel and

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