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President receives first copy of 2016 yearbook

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, receives the first copy of the 2016 Northwest Rocketeer from Carroll Gunn Huebner, Northwest journalism instructor and yearbook adviser, left, and Mary Adam, right, Rocketeer editor from Senatobia. The theme

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State officials present resolution in honor of national championship football team

Mississippi State Senator Bill Stone, District 10, second from left, and State Representative Trey Lamar, District 8, second from right, presented and read a resolution from the legislature congratulating Northwest Mississippi Community College on winning the 2015 NJCAA National Football

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President welcomes DeSoto County Supervisor Caldwell to campus

Northwest Mississippi Community College President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, left, welcomed DeSoto County Supervisor Lee Caldwell, 4th District, right, to the college’s open house foe the new Mechanical Technology Building on April 20. The 33,000 sq. ft building, located next

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Northwest 2016 All-Mississippi Academic Team Honorees recognized

Northwest Mississippi Community College students Ashlinn Webster of Hernando, Matthew Bosley of Nesbit, Madison McClanahan of Hernando and Dixie Quinn, Tatyana Wadley and Daniel Pompa, all of Oxford, were honored on March 22 by the Mississippi Legislature for being named

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Northwest names 10 students to 2015 -2016 Hall of Fame

Ten Northwest Mississippi Community College students have been inducted into the 2015 -2016 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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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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