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Northwest DeSoto Center culinary students provide desserts for legislative luncheon

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College was represented well at the Mississippi Association of Community & Junior Colleges (MACJC) Legislative Appreciation Luncheon on Jan. 26 in Jackson. Students from Northwest DeSoto Center’s Hotel and Restaurant Management Technology (HRT) program provided desserts

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President welcomes Jaggers to campus

Northwest Mississippi Community College President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, welcomed WREG Channel 3 meterologist Jim Jaggers (left) and his dance partner, Senatobia First Lady Liz Callicott (right), to the Senatobia campus on Feb. 1 Jaggers and Callicott will be

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President welcomes new board of trustees members, officers

  Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (far left) welcomed new board members (second from left to right) Cory Uselton, DeSoto County; Dr. Evelyn W. Jossell, Quitman County and Steve Bostick, Benton County to the Jan. 14

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President honors board members at December meeting

Pictured: At the Northwest Mississippi Community College December Board of Trustees meeting, Northwest President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, far left, honored those members who are leaving the board for their years of service. Pictured left to right, are outgoing chairman,

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Northwest president’s Christmas Open House an honored college tradition

Every year at the beginning of December, Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears and his wife Marilyn invite faculty and staff from all Northwest campuses to come to the President’s Home for the college’s Christmas Luncheon and

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English instructor recognized at November board meeting

  Northwest Mississippi Community College English Instructor Cindy Pierce, left, was recognized at the November Board of Trustees meeting by Northwest President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, right. Pierce recently received the Webb Award at The Two-Year College English Association of

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New scholarships, gifts recognized at Foundation Scholarship ceremonies

On Oct. 6 and 7, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, Northwest president of Northwest Mississippi Community College, presented plaques of appreciation at a ceremony honoring those who have established endowed scholarships at Northwest.   The Tim Shorter Endowment:  Established by his

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Northwest homecoming court and queens honored at halftime festivities on Oct. 3

Northwest’s 2015 homecoming queens and court were presented during halftime festivities on Oct. 3. Right, Northwest President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears (far left) congratulates the college’s Homecoming queens as elected by the student body. Representing the three Northwest campuses are

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Spears welcomes new Board of Trustees members

Northwest Mississippi Community College President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, welcomed two new members, Dr. Daryl Scoggin, Tate County superintendent of schools, left, and Steve Cummings, Yalobusha County superintendent of schools to the Northwest Board of Trustees at their August

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Rep. Kelly visits Northwest

U.S. Representative Trent Kelly, left, visited Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Senatobia campus on Aug. 17. Kelly was welcomed by Northwest President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, right. During his visit, Kelly also took a tour of the campus. Kelly serves the

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