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Northwest Catholic Student Association meets with Jackson Diocesan Campus Minister

The Northwest Catholic Student Association (CSA) welcomed Fran Lavelle, Director of Campus Ministry, Dept. of Formational Ministries, from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Jackson to their November meeting. Lavelle spoke to the group about growing their membership and connecting with

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DeSoto Center Respiratory Therapy students participate in recruiting event

Recently, Northwest Mississippi Community College students from the Desoto Center were on hand to offer information about the college’s respiratory therapy program during the college’s Go West recruiting event on the Senatobia campus. Pictured left to right are Stephanie Scott

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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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Senatobia Cosmetology students compete in class for SkillsUSA preparation

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Cosmetology class at the Senatobia campus recently participated in an in-class competition to prepare their students for the upcoming SkillsUSA competitions. Robin Douglas, assistant dean of Career, Technical and Workforce Education; Shannon Mayo, career-technical counselor and local

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Northwest Fall Fine Arts scholarship auditions set for Oct. 31

Scholarship auditions for theatre and choral music have been scheduled for Friday, October 31 at Northwest Mississippi Community College. The scholarship auditions will be held at noon. Those applying for theatre scholarships are asked to prepare two contrasting one-minute monologues

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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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