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Freeland receives Senatobia Rotary scholarship

The winner of the Senatobia Rotary Scholarship for Northwest Mississippi Community College is Lane Freeland of Senatobia, center. Freeland will be a sophomore at Northwest in the fall. Congratulating Freeland, left to right, is Sybil Canon, associate vice president of

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Entergy donates to ABE/GED program

Northwest Mississippi Community College Adult Basic Education Director Vickie Barksdale (right) accepts a $1,000 check from Entergy Customer Service Manager George Cossar on behalf of the Northwest Foundation. The funds will be used to assist students in paying for GED

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Foundation receives scholarship donation from Bancorp South

Since 2000, BancorpSouth has provided full-tuition scholarships for students attending Northwest Mississippi Community College. The most recent contribution brings the total to $82,800. Receiving the check for the 2016-17 scholarship award from Walt Parker (right), branch manager of the Senatobia

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Northwest employees with 5-20 years of service honored at recent ceremony

Right, Northwest Mississippi Community College employees with 20 years of service were honored by the Northwest Foundation recently during the Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony at the David M. Haraway Center on the Senatobia campus. Pictured left to right are

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Northwest employees honored for 25 – 40 years of service at recent ceremony

Right, Northwest Mississippi Community College employees with 40 years of service were honored by the Northwest Foundation recently during the Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony at the David M. Haraway Center on the Senatobia campus. Pictured left to right are

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Northwest retirees honored at recent ceremony

Right, Northwest Mississippi Community College retirees with 20 or more years of service were honored by the Northwest Foundation recently during the Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony at the David M. Haraway Center on the Senatobia campus. Pictured left to

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Northwest theatre students working to endow scholarship

Theatre students are accustomed to working long hours learning lines and rehearsing for productions. The theatre students at Northwest Mississippi Community College are going a step further in working hard to endow a scholarship honoring a beloved theatre instructor. Jo

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Northwest Foundation board welcomes new members

Gale Cushman, center, president of the Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation Board of Directors and Northwest President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, far right, welcome three new members to the Foundation board of directors, left to right, Marty Allison of Sarah,

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TVEPA board hears report from Northwest Foundation

Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development and Special Projects at Northwest Mississippi Community College, recently presented a report to the Tallahatchie Valley Electric Power Association on the their endowment with the Northwest Foundation. Canon praised the association for its

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Riley Endowment established at Northwest

The Lena Rivers Harris Riley Endowment has been established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by her daughter, Anne Riley Bourne, and son-in-law, Dr. Robert I. Bourne, Jr. of Camden, Tennessee, according to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development and

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