Monthly Archives: May 2014

Northwest Communications staff wins top honors at annual conference

Members of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Office of Communications brought home 14 awards, including the two top awards in Print Media and Electronic Media at the College Public Relations Association of Mississippi (CPRAM) annual conference May 19 and 20 in Tupelo. The conference featured guest speakers covering topics relevant to public relations activities at the […]

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Winners of 2014 Foundation Golf Tournament announced

Winners have been determined for the Northwest Mississippi Community College annual Foundation Golf Tournament, announced Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development and Special Projects. The four-man scramble, held May 1 at Back Acres Country Club in Senatobia, featured 19 teams competing in championship and tournament flights. Taking first place in the championship flight were […]

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Northwest recognized for yearbook excellence

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s 2013 Rocketeer, “Connected” was recently recognized by Balfour Yearbooks in the 27th edition of Yearbook Yearbook, which celebrates the best of all the yearbooks published by Balfour during a given year. This is the third year in a row The Rocketeer has been recognized. Northwest received recognition in the Best Covers […]

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Northwest Welding and Cutting class constructs gate for Baddour Center

Pictured: Members of the 2013-2014 Welding and Cutting class at Northwest Mississippi Community College recently constructed and installed a 42 ft. gate at the entrance of the new Garden Center at the Baddour Center. Pictured left to right are Cord Curry of Shaw, Austin Ammons of Olive Branch, Tyler Matthews of Senatobia, Ray Beebe of […]

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Help for laid-off workers of Chromcraft furniture

From the Mississippi Department of Employment Security: The Mississippi Department of Employment Security (MDES) and the Mississippi Partnership Local Workforce Investment Area announced today, that they will hold Rapid Response meetings to provide help with reemployment and retraining services for the workers laid-off by Chromcraft Furniture in Senatobia, Mississippi. The Rapid Response meetings are scheduled […]

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Northwest president named Alumnus of Year for Ole Miss School of Education

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears was recently named 2014 Alumnus of the Year for the School of Education at the University of Mississippi. At a ceremony held on May 9, Dr. David Rock, dean of The School of Education, presented Spears with the award. “Dr. Spears is a champion of education,” […]

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Northwest president congratulates Taylor Medalist alumnus

  Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, left, congratulates Northwest alumnus Logan Dodson of Senatobia on graduating with honors from The University of Mississippi. Dodson received his bachelor’s in secondary education, with a concentration in mathematics. He was the recipient of the university’s prestigious Taylor Medal this year. (Photo by Sybil Canon)

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Joe R. and Mary Dunn Williams Endowment established at Northwest

The eight children of Eddie and Maggie Doddridge Williams began their lives on a 1600-acre farm, located on College Road in DeSoto County.  One of those children, Joe R. Williams and his wife, Mary Dunn Williams, are being memorialized with a scholarship endowment established by Joe’s brother, W. Edward Williams, according to Sybil Canon, associate […]

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Northwest employees and retirees honored by Foundation

  Right: Northwest Mississippi Community College faculty and staff were honored for five years of service by the Northwest Foundation recently during the Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony at the David M. Haraway Center on the Senatobia campus. Pictured are (l-r) Jay Treadway, Ray Sharpe, Janet Bunch, Pam Briscoe, Arlene Pittman, Toni Blair, LaJuan Tallo, […]

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