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Northwest receives tractor donation for athletic programs

Northwest Mississippi Community College recently received a donation of two new John Deere mowers from Parker Tractor and Implement Company in Tunica. The tractors are to be used to maintain the college’s football and baseball fields. Presenting the tractors to

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Bourne family recognized by Northwest Foundation   

 In appreciation for the support given to the students of Northwest Mississippi Community College, Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development and Special Projects presented a plaque of appreciation to Dr. Robert I. Bourne, Jr.   Bourne and his late

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Dr. Dolores Barnett Endowed Scholarship established at Northwest    

The Dr. Dolores “Dr. B” W. Barnett Endowed Scholarship has been established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by her sons, Dr. Charlie Barnett of Batesville and Gene Barnett of Huntsville, Alabama, according to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development

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Northwest’s Secret Santa   

For the last four years, an anonymous donor has given the Northwest Mississippi Community College Foundation a gift of $1,000 in hopes of making students’ Christmas better. “He just gives us the money and tells us to find some students

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Hickey, Teasler and Fancher Endowment donors and recipients recognized at recent ceremony

Right, Members of the William O. Hickey family were on hand at the annual Scholarship Recognition Ceremony, held on the Senatobia campus of Northwest Mississippi Community College to celebrate the recipients of The William O. Hickey Endowment, established in his

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DeSoto County scholarships, recipients recognized at recent ceremony

Right, The Ethan Eric Bayless Endowment and The Alice Hammersmith Endowment were established by DETER, a DeSoto County-based volunteer organization whose mission is to educate the public about the consequences of driving under the influence, under the leadership of past

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NCEPA/ Bluff City Funeral Directors and Morticians Association endowments recognized

Right, At a recent ceremony honoring those who have established endowed scholarships at Northwest Mississippi Community College, a plaque of appreciation was presented by Northwest President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (far left) to members of the Bluff City Funeral Directors

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Jenkins Endowment recognized at Scholarship Ceremony

Pictured:  At a recent ceremony honoring those who have established endowed scholarships at Northwest Mississippi Community College, a plaque of appreciation was presented by Northwest president, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (far left) to the Lee family for the establishment of

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Sledge, Hale Endowments recognized at Scholarship ceremony

Right, At a recent ceremony honoring those who have established endowed scholarships at Northwest Mississippi Community College, a plaque of appreciation was presented by Northwest President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (far left) to the family of Vicki Hale for the

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Moorman Endowment recognized at Scholarship Ceremony

Right, At a recent ceremony honoring those who have established endowed scholarships at Northwest Mississippi Community College, a plaque of appreciation was presented by Northwest President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (far left) to the family of Mary Alice Moorman, former

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