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Tate County Fair Board presents check to Northwest band directors

Pictured:  Members of the Tate County Fair Board presented a check to Northwest Mississippi Community College Band directors in appreciation for their service at this year’s fair. Pictured left to right are Bo Humphrey, fair board president, Morgan Van Nortwick

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Northwest to host Bull-O-Rama Sept. 12

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 Landers Dodge at Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Multipurpose Arena at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept.

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Spears welcomes new Board of Trustees members

Northwest Mississippi Community College President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, welcomed two new members, Dr. Daryl Scoggin, Tate County superintendent of schools, left, and Steve Cummings, Yalobusha County superintendent of schools to the Northwest Board of Trustees at their August

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Barksdale named new director of Northwest ABE/GED program

Vickie Barksdale of Senatobia has been named director of the Northwest Mississippi Community College Adult Basic Education (ABE)/GED program. Barksdale, who has been at Northwest since 2007, took over the position on July 1, following the retirement of longtime director

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Spots still available at Sept. 17 Northwest 2+2 Golf Tournament

Spots are still available for the annual BancorpSouth 2+2 Scholarship Golf Tournament, which benefits students at Northwest Mississippi Community College and The University of Mississippi at the DeSoto Center. The tournament will be held on Thursday, Sept. 17 at the

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Rep. Kelly visits Northwest

U.S. Representative Trent Kelly, left, visited Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Senatobia campus on Aug. 17. Kelly was welcomed by Northwest President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, right. During his visit, Kelly also took a tour of the campus. Kelly serves the

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Northwest September exhibit to feature work of Delta State faculty

The September art exhibit at Northwest Mississippi Community College will feature the work of Delta State University faculty, according to Lawayne House, Northwest art chair. The work will be on display at the Northwest Art Gallery, located on the Senatobia

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Former Northwest Alumnus of the Year visits Senatobia campus

Northwest Mississippi Community College alumnus Dr. Ron Chance of Naples, Florida recently toured the Senatobia campus and visited with Robin Robison, Director of the Natural Sciences Division.  He was impressed with the changes he saw during his visit. “The progress

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Northwest to offer ServSafe® Manager Training class

The Division of Continuing Education at Northwest Mississippi Community College will offer a one-day ServSafe® Manager Training class on Sept. 9 in the Berry Building, Room 101 on the Senatobia campus. The deadline to register for the class by mail

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Hicks wins Northwest’s Grisham Excellence in Teaching award

 Northwest Mississippi Community College Instructional Librarian Courtney Hicks was presented the Sandy Grisham Excellence in Teaching Award at the college’s opening faculty meeting on Aug. 10. This award is given to an academic faculty member on the Senatobia campus in

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