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Northwest hosts junior high school math competition

The Mathematics Division of Northwest Mississippi Community College recently hosted The Mississippi Council of Teachers of Mathematics Junior High Math Competition. On Feb. 28, students from several district schools traveled to the Senatobia campus for testing. Students from Ashland Middle

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Lusk named Tate County Educator of the Year

  Northwest Mississippi Community College English Instructor Dr. Sherry Lusk, right, was named Tate County Educator of the Year at the 16th annual Tate County Economic Development Foundation (TCEDF) banquet on Feb. 25. Congratulating Lusk is Jay Foster, superintendent of Senatobia City

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Northwest hosts NCLEX workshop for area nursing faculty

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing and Kaplan Nursing hosted an item writing and NCLEX preparedness workshop for area nursing faculty on Feb. 21 on the Senatobia campus. The workshop was presented by Barbara Irwin, executive director of Kaplan Nursing.

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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 library director graduates from leadership program

Northwest Mississippi Community College Director of Learning Resources, Maggie Moran, was one of the recent graduates of the 2013 class of the Mississippi Library Leadership Institute, according to officials at the Mississippi Library Commission. Twenty-six rising stars in the library

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Retirement reception for Ashland instructor will be rescheduled

Due to inclement weather, the retirement reception for long time Ashland Cosmetology Instructor Glenda Honeycutt has been postponed. It was originally scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 1 p.m. at the Benton County Career-Tech Center in Ashland. The event will be rescheduled

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Sponsors and participants needed for local “Shoot for the Heart” event

The third annual local “Shoot for the Heart” event to benefit The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing will take place on Saturday, April 26 at the Willows Sporting Clays Center in Tunica. Northwest is looking for sponsors and

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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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Northwest Social Science Division Director retires

At the end of December, Dr. James Reed, division director of Social Sciences at Northwest Mississippi Community College will retire after seven years in the position.  Reed was hired in 2006, filling the position vacated by Dr. Chuck Strong, who

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Northwest Automotive Technology program receives national accreditation

The Automotive Technology program at Northwest Mississippi Community College recently earned National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, Inc. (NATEF) for its general automotive and Chrysler/MOPAR College Automotive Program (CAP) automobile technician training programs. Rigorous on-site evaluations of the college’s general automotive

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