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Audition dates set for Northwest’s fall production of “The Miss Firecracker Contest”

Auditions for Northwest Mississippi Community College’s fall production of “The Miss Firecracker Contest” will be held in the Fine Arts Auditorium on the Senatobia campus on Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 4 p.m. Auditions are open to all Northwest students as

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Northwest’s Kat King publishes “Our Josephine”

Kat and Margaret King recently released their third and arguably best installment of childhood adventures as identical twins in 1950s Mississippi with “Our Josephine.” While this book exceeds readers’ expectations for the Kings’ hilarious mischief and sibling rivalry, it also

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Northwest students participate in Apex Leadership summit at Ole Miss

Four Northwest Mississippi Community College students participated in the Third Annual Community College Apex Leadership Summit July 20-22 at The University of Mississippi. Students from statewide community colleges participated in leadership training sessions throughout the weekend. Sharkey Luna of Coldwater,

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Northwest Continuing Education division to offer first online class

Northwest’s Continuing Education Division will be offering its first online class this fall, according to Pam Wooten, coordinator of Continuing Education. “Classroom Presentation” will be taught online by Phyllis Johnson, dean of eLearning at Northwest. In this course, students will

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Northwest DeSoto Center under new leadership

When former DeSoto Center Dean Richie Lawson left to assume duties as Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Vice President for Education earlier this summer, he knew he was leaving DeSoto Center in capable hands. On July 1, Assistant Dean Jeremy Isome

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Anderson named dean of students at Northwest

Northwest Mississippi Community College Housing and Campus Life Director Aime Anderson has been named dean of Students, according to college officials. In her new role, Anderson will be responsible for housing, student conduct, dining and food services and educational programming

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Northwest fall registration just around the corner

Registration for the fall semester at Northwest Mississippi Community College is just around the corner. Open registration and orientation for day classes for students who have not previously registered will be held on Thursday, Aug. 14 and Friday, Aug. 15

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Donation made to Tommy Brown Endowed Scholarship at Northwest

Pictured:Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (center) receives a $9,000 donation on behalf of the Northwest Foundation from brothers Hugh, left and Tatum Brown, right, of Oxford. The check represents proceeds from the Second Annual Tommy Brown

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New Northwest drum majors preparing for fall marching season

Morgan Van Nortwick of Olive Branch and Kacie Crain of Hernando have been named drum majors of the Northwest Mississippi Community College Ranger Band for 2014-2015, according to Justin Robinson, band director. Van Nortwick is a freshman general college major

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40 Bull riders needed for Scott Potts Memorial Bull-O-Rama

                                                    The Scott Potts Memorial Bull-O-Rama will be held on Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Northwest Mississippi Community College Farm Arena.  The first 40 paid riders will fill the available slots.  Any rider under 21 will have to present a

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