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President honors Lamplighter instructors at Oct. Board of Trustees meeting

Northwest Mississippi Community College President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, left, congratulated DeSoto Center instructors Tamara Pittman, center, and Robert Shaheen, right, at the October 9 Northwest Board of Trustees meeting. Pittman and Shaheen were chosen to represent the college at the

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Senatobia Lions Club sponsors Northwest student club

     The Senatobia Lions Club is serving as a parent club to a new student organization at Northwest Mississippi Community College called Northwest Rangers Club Branch. According to Dolores Wooten, club sponsor, an “interest” meeting was held in September and

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Theatre department in rehearsals for “The Miss Firecracker Contest”

Popeye Jackson (Jasmine Kelly of Coldwater), a selfmade seamstress, right, comes to measure Carnelle Scott (Jenna Taylor of Walls) for her talent costume in “The Miss Firecracker Contest.” Performances for the play, which was written by Mississippi playwright Beth Henley,

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Northwest library to build “Little Free Library” on Senatobia campus

Students in Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Design I art class took on a special project recently to design the library’s newest project, the “Little Free Northwest Library.” Little Free Libraries are defined as a “take a book, return a book”

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Sophomore II Nursing class collects school supplies for Hernando ministry

The Sophomore II Nursing class at Northwest Mississippi Community College collected school supplies for the children of West End Ministries in Hernando. Once a week this ministry holds a tutoring session for children of all ages. The class has adopted

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Clay named Senatobia Rotary Club October Student of the Month

The October Senatobia Rotary Club Student of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College is Amy Clay, second from left. Clay is a sophomore nursing student from Coldwater. Congratulating Hurt are (l-r) her husband Robert, Pam Briscoe, nursing simulation specialist and

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Northwest’s youngest student takes advantage of dual enrollment program

If you were to ask 16-year-old Richard Correro what he wants to do with his life, he’d probably tell you he wasn’t sure yet. One thing he does know is that he wants to be able to comfortably figure it

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Northwest DeSoto Center to offer culinary fall luncheon

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology program will host their Culinary Spring Luncheon Wednesday, Oct. 29 at noon. The event will be held at First Choice Catering, located at 5905 Scott Blvd. in Horn Lake. Students in

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Northwest Nursing students qualify for MSN Early Entry program

These Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing students recently qualified for The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) RN-MSN- Early Entry program. In order to qualify, students must have a minimum overall 3.0 GPA, a 21 on the ACT and must

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Oct. ACT Workshops offered at Northwest

Northwest Mississippi Community College is offering an ACT Preparation Workshop on Monday, Oct. 6 and Tuesday, Oct. 7 from 6 to 9 p.m. Deadline to register for the workshop is Thurs., Oct. 2 by noon. This workshop provides an overview

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