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Northwest Agricultural Technology program recognized

Recently, Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Agricultural Technology/John Deere program received a College of Tomorrow award from the John Deere Company. The award, which was presented during the John Deere Tech Administrator meeting, serves as a ranking system for the 21

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Northwest Communications Office wins several regional awards

Recently, the Northwest Mississippi Community College Communications Office was recognized at the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) District 2 conference in Nashville. District 2 is comprised of community colleges from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina,

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Holmes serving as Evening School director on Northwest Oxford campus

Last fall, Scott Holmes of Oxford joined the Northwest Mississippi Community College family as Evening School Director at the Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center following the untimely death of Evening School Director Tim Shorter, who had been at the college for a

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Northwest teacher, student honored at Senatobia Rotary Club

Right: The Senatobia Rotary Club Student of the Month for November is Lee Ward, center, a Northwest Mississippi Community College sophomore from Olive Branch. Ward is studying computer science. Congratulating Ward, left to right are Marty Bolen, economics instructor, Rod Ward,

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Rush named DeSoto Center Evening School Director

Former Northwest Mississippi Community College DeSoto Center counselor Tonyalle Rush was recently named Evening School Director. Rush, who has served at Northwest as a counselor since June 2009, took over after former Evening School Director Josh Filtz was named Assistant

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Former practical nursing instructor honored with scholarship

 The Jayne E. River Scholarship Endowment was honored at the scholarship reception at Northwest Mississippi Community College on Sept. 30 in Senatobia. The scholarship was established by her husband Keith and children, Heather River McLellan and Steffi River. Before her

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Two DeSoto Center instructors represent Northwest at Lamplighters Conference

Two Northwest Mississippi Community College instructors, Tamara Pittman and Robert Shaheen from the DeSoto Center, were selected to attend the annual Lamplighters Conference held Sept. 23-25 at Coahoma Community College. Pittman and Shaheen were chosen for this honor by the

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Northwest CTWE instructors receive special training

Career, Technical and Workforce Education instructors at Northwest Mississippi Community College recently received instruction during the “Train the Trainer” preparation course held at the Agricultural Technology Building on the Senatobia campus. The instructors were trained in OSHA Compliance for Powered Industrial Lift

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Hurt named Senatobia Rotary Club Student of the Month

The September Senatobia Rotary Club Student of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College is Dalton Hurt, second from left. Hurt is a sophomore education major from Lewisburg. Congratulating Hurt are (l-r) Julie Correro, division director of Education, Fay Hurt, grandmother

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Northwest welcomes three new ABE instructors

Pictured: Northwest’s new Adult Basic Education instructors are (left to right) Martha Strong, Melinda Seeman and Suzanne Strehle. Strong will be working in the Byhalia/Holly Springs area. Seeman will be located in the Batesville WIN Job Center and Strehle in the

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