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Sledge Family Endowment established at Northwest

The Sledge Family Endowment was established by Northwest Mississippi Community College alumna, Dr. Patsy Sledge of Senatobia, as a tribute to her siblings and in appreciation to the excellent educational foundation each received at Northwest. Sledge was a student at

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Six inducted into Northwest Sports Hall of Fame

Pictured: Six former Ranger athletes were inducted to the Northwest Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame on Oct. 3 during homecoming festivities. Left to right are Galen Young, basketball, 1994-1996; Andre Rone, football; 1994-1996; Jack Roberson, rodeo, 1976-1978; Nikita

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Northwest to induct six into Sports Hall of Fame

By Kevin Maloney/NWCCRANGERS.COM  Northwest Mississippi Community College will induct five former student-athletes and one coach into its Sports Hall of Fame during Homecoming Weekend next month.

 Galen Young, just one of two NBA draft picks in school history, two-time NJCAA All-American

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Winners of the 2+2 Scholarship Golf Tournament announced

Winners have been determined for the annual BancorpSouth 2+2 Scholarship Golf Tournament, benefitting students from The University of Mississippi and Northwest Mississippi Community College at DeSoto Center. The event was held on Thursday, Sept. 17 at Cherokee Valley Golf Course in

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Head of Jackson Preparatory School named Northwest Alumnus of the Year

  Dr. Jason Walton, head of School at Jackson Preparatory School has been named Northwest Mississippi Community College’s 2015 Alumnus of the Year. Walton will be honored on Oct. 3 during Homecoming ceremonies on the Senatobia campus. Walton considers himself

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Former Northwest Alumnus of the Year visits Senatobia campus

Northwest Mississippi Community College alumnus Dr. Ron Chance of Naples, Florida recently toured the Senatobia campus and visited with Robin Robison, Director of the Natural Sciences Division.  He was impressed with the changes he saw during his visit. “The progress

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2014 Customer Service Award recipients honored at back to school meeting

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, right, presented the 2014 Faculty Customer Service Award to Dr. K.N. Thimmaiah, DeSoto Center chemistry instructor, center, at the Aug. 10 opening day faculty meeting. Thimmaiah was recognized for outstanding customer

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Northwest alumnus brings his love of education back to Mississippi

Northwest Mississippi Community College alumnus and Mississippi native Dr. Jason Walton is back on the path where he started. Walton returned to his beloved home state last July when he took the position of Head of School at the prestigious

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Leaving his mark: former yearbook editor reminisces about time at Northwest

The great college basketball coach John Wooden once said, “Seek opportunities to show you care. The smallest gestures often make the biggest difference.” For Northwest alumnus James Greer, a small gesture by one of his instructors made a huge difference

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Northwest alumna’s desire to help others leads to unique career

It was a desire to help people in some way that prompted Northwest Mississippi Community College alumna Lindsey Tiner to enter the field of health care. The 2009 graduate is now a medical laboratory scientist (MLS) at Methodist LeBonheur Hospital

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