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Northwest 2015 All-Mississippi Academic Team Honorees recognized

Northwest Mississippi Community College students Tiffanee Merritt of Coldwater, Cody Abel of Southaven, Emily Reedy of Horn Lake, Dameon Cunningham of Batesville, Ashleigh Hoffman of Oxford and Daniel Sing of Independence were honored on March 25 by the Mississippi Legislature

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Ranger Rocket staff takes home awards at state contest

Story by Lauren Benton, Ranger Rocket Editor The Ranger Rocket newspaper staff traveled to Jackson to attend the O.C. McDavid Journalism Conference on March 26 at the Mississippi Craft Center. There were 70 collegiate journalists who attended the event. Leonard

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Northwest announces HEADWAE honorees

Northwest Mississippi Community College recently announced its 2015 HEADWAE honorees. The HEADWAE student is sophomore Keenan Lane Arntson, and HEADWAE faculty member Renee Young O’Neill is an English instructor at the Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center in Oxford, where Arntson is also

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Northwest theatre students shine at regional festival

Eleven students from Northwest Mississippi Community College’s theatre program attended the Region 4 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) in Albany, Georgia Feb. 3-7. During the festival, Northwest competed against community college, university and graduate students from Alabama, Georgia,

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Northwest names 10 students to 2014 -2015 Hall of Fame

Ten Northwest Mississippi Community College students have been inducted into the 2014 -2015 Northwest Hall of Fame, the highest honor a Northwest student can attain based upon their academic prowess and involvement in student life at the college. The group

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HEADWAE student and teacher honored at March Board of Trustees meeting

Northwest President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, congratulated Northwest’s HEADWAE recipients, l-r, sophomore general college major Nathan Jones of Coldwater and Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology instructor Katherine Murphy Mistilis of Memphis. Both recipients are from the DeSoto Center.  HEADWAE

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