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Mark Carson Inducted into Independence Athletic Hall of Fame

by Kevin Maloney, Sports Information Director INDEPENDENCE – Longtime Northwest head baseball coach Mark Carson was inducted into the inaugural class of the Independence High School Athletic Hall of Fame over the weekend. Carson was a four-year letterman in baseball

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“Colors That Sing” theme of Northwest’s September art exhibit

The theme for Northwest Mississippi Community College’s first fall art exhibition is “Colors That Sing.” The opening reception will be held on Thursday, Sept. 8 from 5-7 p.m., and the exhibition will run from Sept. 1 – 23 in the

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Mary Alice Moorman Endowment established at Northwest

The Mary Alice Moorman Endowment was established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by Moorman’s niece, Kelley and her husband Jeff Magee and their sons, Michael and Will.  Other gifts were made by Jimmy Eubanks of Tunica, Steve Cummings of Coffeeville,

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Northwest students deliver water for Louisiana flood victims

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (far right) congratulates members of the Northwest tennis team who volunteered to take 100 cases of water for the flood victims of Louisiana. “Thank you for representing us so well.

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Northwest nursing honor students conduct health fair

Alpha Delta Nu nursing honor society inductees from Northwest Mississippi Community College recently hosted a health fair as a part of their induction process. The fair was held at LifePointe Village, an assisted living facility located in Southaven. The inductees

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Riley named Food Service employee of the quarter

Pictured: Michael Emerson (left) director of Food Service, Valley Services representative at Northwest Mississippi Community College, congratulates Leonard Riley of Senatobia on being named “Valley Services Northwest Mississippi Community College Employee of the Quarter.” Riley was recognized for “bringing fresh

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Northwest to host Bull-O-Rama Sept. 17

Fans of professional bull riding will want to arrive early for a close-up view of the action at this year’s Sycamore Bank Bull-O-Rama presented by Oxford Kubota at Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Multipurpose Arena at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept.

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Late registration dates for Northwest Fall 2016 semester set

It is not too late to register for the fall semester at Northwest Mississippi Community College. Late registration is taking place from Monday, Aug. 22 through Friday, Aug. 26 on all campuses. Students may register for online classes at any

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President recognizes faculty and staff customer service at opening meeting

    Left, Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (left) presented the 2016 Faculty Customer Service Award to Dan Scherer, DeSoto Center computer information systems instructor (center) at the Aug. 15 opening day faculty meeting. Scherer was

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Haraway wins Northwest’s Grisham Excellence in Teaching award

Northwest Mississippi Community College English instructor Leelee Haraway was presented the Sandy Grisham Excellence in Teaching Award at the college’s opening faculty meeting on Aug. 15. This award is given to an academic faculty member on the Senatobia campus in

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