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Northwest library now offering students Wi-Fi hotspots for checkout

Not every student at Northwest Mississippi Community College has ready access to the internet at home, so the staff of the R.C. Pugh Library is trying to help. The library will soon begin allowing students who have no ready internet

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Shaheen recognized for faculty excellence at Northwest DeSoto Center

Northwest Mississippi Community College history instructor Robert Shaheen was presented the DeSoto Center Excellence in Teaching Award at the college’s opening faculty meeting on Aug. 15. The DeSoto Center Excellence in Teaching Award was established last year to recognize one

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Northwest Head Football coach speaks at Senatobia Rotary Club

Northwest Mississippi Community College Head Football Coach Benjy Parker (center) spoke about the Rangers’ upcoming season at the Senatobia Rotary Club on Aug. 26. Bailey Hunt, Rotary club president (far left) welcomed (left to right) Bubba Skelton, Northwest athletic director;

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Student groups to aid in Louisiana flood relief

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Practical Nursing students on the Senatobia campus and members of the Student Society of Invasive Cardiovascular Professionals at DeSoto Center are currently aiding in the effort to help those in Louisiana who have been affected by

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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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