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Northwest’s community fitness classes offered during second summer session

Looking for a way to get in shape this summer? Northwest Mississippi Community College may be the answer you are looking for. The college is offering two morning fitness classes during its second summer session for anyone who wants to

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Summer Kids Kollege program kicks off with Volleyball Camp

Kids Kollege at Northwest Mississippi Community College got underway this week with Volleyball Camp for 6-12 year old girls. Senatobia High School Volleyball Coach Cathy Hope is the instructor for the camp. First row, (l to r) Bethany Williams, Jasmine

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Former Ranger Rocket editors gather to honor instructor

Recently, the former editors of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Ranger Rocket held a reunion to honor their instructor, Robert Edward Oakley for his birthday. Pictured left to right are Rupert Howell, Kerry Foust, Pam McPhail, Pat Young, Oakley, Carol Griffin,

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Northwest cheerleaders strive for next level

Recently, six Northwest Mississippi Community College Ranger cheerleaders learned that they had been selected to cheer on university cheerleading squads. For Northwest Cheer Sponsor Liesl Mote, it was the culmination of a great year for her squad. Northwest cheerleaders John

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DeSoto Shrine Club makes donation to scholarship

The DeSoto Shrine Club established an endowed scholarship with the Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation in 1992.  Recently, the club contributed $9,350 in order to bring the total contributed to $30,000. On hand to receive the contribution from Shrine Club

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Murphree Willis Endowment established at Northwest

The Baxter H. Murphree and Virginia Murphree Willis Endowed Scholarship was established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by Murphree’s daughters, Peggy Murphree Mark and Patricia Murphree Gleason. Murphree died in 1987. He was a native of Senatobia and attended what

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Andrews Endowment established at Northwest

The Jimmy Neal Andrews Endowment was established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by M. C. Herrington Distributor, Inc., Northcentral Electric Power Association, and a host of family, friends, and business associates to honor the memory of this beloved citizen of

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Northwest 2015 Rangerettes named

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangerettes for 2015 are front row, (l-r) Camisha Brounson of Southaven; Julia Collins of Coldwater; Hannah Clarkson of Hernando, captain; Megan Magadanz of Oxford, captain; Vicky Rodriguez of Byhalia and Daja Jennings of Vardaman. Back row,

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Fine Arts Division sponsors “Days of Trumpeting” clinics for middle and high school students

Justin Robinson, right, assistant director of bands at Northwest Mississippi Community College works with recent high school graduates, (left to right) Ryan Harra of Olive Branch, DeSoto Central High School; Coy Butler of Olive Branch, Center Hill High School; Noah

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Northwest commemorates 100th anniversary of administration building

    Pictured: On May 11, members of the Ebenezer Masonic Lodge presented Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center with a commemorative plaque in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone of

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