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Northwest art students receive scholarships from Memphis College of Art

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College sophomore art majors (l-r) Jeremy Clark of Olive Branch and Tara Thornton of Lake Cormorant have been awarded scholarships to study at the Memphis College of Art. Clark was awarded $45,000 and Thornton received $52,000.

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Retired band director returns to Northwest podium for special performance

The Division of Fine Arts at Northwest Mississippi Community College welcomed Glenn Triplett, retired director of bands, back to the podium to conduct the Northwest Winds Ensemble at their April 24 concert. Triplett conducted “Nabucco” from the Opera by Guiseppe

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Northwest Les Fauves Spring Art Sale set May 2

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Les Fauves Art Club will hold its annual spring art sale on Friday, May 2 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Art Gallery on the Senatobia campus. The sale, which helps raise money

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Christy named Rotary Student of the Month

  Pictured: The Northwest Mississippi Community College Senatobia Rotary Student of the Month for April is Megan Christy of Ashland, center. Christy is a sophomore biology major. Congratulating Christy is Michael McPherson, Northwest physics instructor, left, and Scott Crockett, Senatobia

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Children’s play will continue its run at Northwest April 4-6

If you missed the first run of Paul Sills’ “Story Theatre,” performed by the Theatre Department at Northwest Mississippi Community College, there’s still a chance to see it this weekend. Performances for the play are Friday, April 4 at 7

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Northwest sophomore art majors work to be exhibited

The April art exhibit at Northwest Mississippi Community College will feature the work of sophomore art majors, according to Lawayne House, Northwest art chair. The work will be on display at the Northwest Art Gallery, located on the Senatobia campus,

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Northwest Rangerette auditions scheduled

Auditions for the Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangerettes will be held on Friday, May 2 from 4-9 p.m. and Saturday, May 3 from 8:30 a.m.-noon in Studio A in the McLendon Student Center on the Senatobia campus. The Rangerettes are

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Northwest art students shine in state competition

Five Northwest Mississippi Community College art students placed in the 2014 Mississippi Community College, Junior College Arts Instructor’s Association (MCJC/AIA) Students Art Competition/Exhibition, according to Lawayne House, art department chair. The event, which was hosted at Northwest this year, is

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HEADWAE student and teacher honored at March Board of Trustees meeting

Northwest President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, congratulated Northwest’s HEADWAE recipients, l-r, sophomore general college major Nathan Jones of Coldwater and Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology instructor Katherine Murphy Mistilis of Memphis. Both recipients are from the DeSoto Center.  HEADWAE

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Rehearsals underway for upcoming production of “Story Theatre”

Left to right, Leah Dill of Olive Branch, Ashley Simon of Senatobia, Heather Pate of Greenwood, Cameron Jones of Nesbit and Yazmine Lynch and Kelli Hughes of Senatobia rehearse a scene from Northwest Mississippi Community College’s upcoming production of Paul

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