Monthly Archives: March 2015

Northwest 2015 All-Mississippi Academic Team Honorees recognized

Northwest Mississippi Community College students Tiffanee Merritt of Coldwater, Cody Abel of Southaven, Emily Reedy of Horn Lake, Dameon Cunningham of Batesville, Ashleigh Hoffman of Oxford and Daniel Sing of Independence were honored on March 25 by the Mississippi Legislature for being named to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Mississippi Academic Team. During the All-Mississippi Academic […]

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Ranger Rocket staff takes home awards at state contest

Story by Lauren Benton, Ranger Rocket Editor The Ranger Rocket newspaper staff traveled to Jackson to attend the O.C. McDavid Journalism Conference on March 26 at the Mississippi Craft Center. There were 70 collegiate journalists who attended the event. Leonard Van Slyke, attorney for the Mississippi Center for Freedom of Information, was the first speaker […]

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Northwest students compete in SkillsUSA

Students in Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Career Technical programs traveled to Jackson March 3 and 4 to participate in the SkillsUSA Mississippi State Conference. First place winners from Northwest were Mary Adam of Senatobia, graphic design program, advertising; Victoria Morvan of Hernando, graphic design program, web design and Tisha Chavez of Coldwater, Cosmetology program, nail […]

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Northwest HEADWAE recipients honored at March Board of Trustees meeting

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, congratulated Northwest’s HEADWAE recipients, l-r, sophomore Keenan Lane Arntson of Oxford and English Instructor Renee Young O’Neill at the Northwest Board of Trustees meeting on March 19. Both recipients are from the Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center, where Arntson is studying psychology and exercise science. HEADWAE stands […]

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Payne named Senatobia Rotary Club Student of the Month

Haley Payne of Courtland, second from left, a sophomore student studying mathematics, was named the Senatobia Rotary Club’s March Student of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Congratulating Payne left to right are Melissa Cannon, mathematics instructor; her mother, Lynelle Payne, and Scott Crockett, Rotary club president. (Photo submitted)

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Two Northwest students advance to regional singing competition

 Music students from Northwest Mississippi Community College recently competed in the Mississippi National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) convention held at The University of Southern Mississippi. Pictured left to right are Tanisha Jenkins of Courtland, Amelia Bailey of Pope, Cody Morris of Southven, Hagen Ware of Hernando, Peyton Wilkinson and Tyler Gunn, both of […]

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Greenlee donates tools for Northwest Workforce Development Training

Representatives from Greenlee, a Textron Company, recently presented Northwest’s Workforce Development Division with two job site tool boxes and numerous hand tools in support of the Senatobia and Olive Branch campuses. Steve Lehr (right) and Bill Dixon of the Greenlee Memphis Distribution Center in Southaven were on campus March 18 to make the presentation. “These […]

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HEADWAE honorees presented to Northwest Board of Trustees

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (center), congratulates Northwest’s 2015 HEADWAE honorees before the Northwest Board of Trustees honored them during their March 19 meeting. The HEADWAE student is sophomore Keenan Lane Arntson (left), and HEADWAE faculty member Renee Young O’Neill (right) is an English instructor at the Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center in […]

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