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Donation for Taste of DeSoto Endowed Scholarship recently received

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation recently received a donation from the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi on behalf of “Taste of DeSoto” for their contribution to the Taste of DeSoto Endowed Scholarship, which will be awarded to DeSoto County

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Second summer school session set at Northwest

Registration for the second summer school session at Northwest Mississippi Community College is set for Monday, June 30. Open registration for day classes will be held from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. that day. On the Senatobia campus, registration will be

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Northwest DeSoto Center to offer culinary spring luncheon

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology program will host their Culinary Spring Luncheon Wednesday, April 2 at noon. This year’s event will be held at First Choice Catering, located at 5905 Scott Blvd. in Horn Lake. Students

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Local counselors learn about DeSoto Center career-technical programs

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s DeSoto Center hosted area high school counselors at their  “Discover DeSoto” Day on Feb. 25 on the college’s Southaven campus. The counselors were there to learn about DeSoto Center’s career technical programs. Counselors from Holly Springs,

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Northwest culinary arts class donates food to homeless

When Northwest Mississippi Community College Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology instructor Kay Mistilis was asked to participate in catering side dishes for this year’s Mississippi Legislative Appreciation Luncheon in Jackson, she knew it would be a great opportunity for her

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Northwest announces HEADWAE honorees

Northwest Mississippi Community College recently announced its 2014 HEADWAE honorees. The honorees are sophomore general college major Nathan Jones of Coldwater as the HEADWAE student, and Hotel Restaurant Management Technology instructor Katherine Murphy Mistilis of Memphis as this year’s HEADWAE

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DECA club at Northwest DeSoto brings toys to children at LeBonheur

The DECA club at Northwest Mississippi Community College’s DeSoto Center made a special delivery to LeBonheur Children’s Hospital recently. The students collected nearly 150 toys, which were distributed to patients on two entire floors. Any leftover gifts were used to fill Christmas

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Scholarship established in honor of long time DeSoto Center counselor

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation is pleased to announce a new scholarship that was recently established to honor a long time DeSoto Center employee. The Elizabeth Hilliard Burns Endowment was established by her colleagues, friends and family, according to

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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 a Culinary Fall Luncheon Wednesday, October 30 in room 333 at the DeSoto Center campus in Southaven. Seating times are available at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Students

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Northwest DeSoto Center welcomes new faculty

Northwest Mississippi Community College welcomed new faculty members for the DeSoto Center at the annual back-to-school faculty meeting on Aug. 12. New full-time instructors are Amber Cornelius, business; Ashish Pagare, computer science; and Susan Sugg, business office technology. Cornelius replaced

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