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Pratt scholarship established at Northwest

At the recent stockholders meeting of First Security Bank, Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development and Special Projects of Northwest Mississippi Community College, announced the decision by Frank West, president and CEO of First Security, and the Board of Directors to establish a scholarship endowment honoring the memory of Larry Joe Pratt, Sr. On […]

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Northwest instructors receive Bateman scholarship

Pictured: Dr. Marilyn Bateman, retired academic dean of Northwest Mississippi Community College, center, congratulates two faculty members who have been awarded scholarships from The Dr. Marilyn Bateman Endowment to further their studies beyond the current degrees they hold. Northwest instructors Doug Johnson, left, is pursuing a doctorate at Murray State’s Doctor of Arts in English Pedagogy program […]

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Ho Ching receives Senatobia Rotary Scholarship

Northwest Mississippi Community College freshman Abby Thompson Ho Ching of Senatobia, center, received the Senatobia Rotary Club Scholarship. Thompson has completed her freshman year at Northwest and is studying nursing. Congratulating Thompson is Sybil Canon, Northwest associate vice president of Development and Special Projects, left, and Rotary Club President Bailey Hunt. (Photo submitted)    

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Northwest Nursing students honored at graduate luncheon

Right, These Northwest Mississippi Community College Nursing students were recently inducted into Northwest’s Gamma Zeta chapter of Alpha Delta Nu, a national nursing honor society. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA in nursing classes and overall. Pictured front row (l-r) are Carla Delucia of Olive Branch, Dee Wages of Senatobia, Shelby Muccillo of Southaven, Daphne […]

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Jo Logan Endowment established at Northwest

The Jo Ellen Logan Endowment has been established at Northwest Mississippi Community College, according to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development and Special Projects. Jo Ellen Logan taught speech and theatre at Northwest for 36 years before her retirement in 2011. At the time of her retirement, a Northwest Foundation scholarship was established in […]

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Northwest 2017 All-Mississippi Academic Team Honorees recognized

Northwest Mississippi Community College students Devon Troy-Lee Thomas of Oxford; Kayla Rene Duerstock of Nesbit; Alexis Riley Slade of Horn Lake; Veronica Earlene Wilson of Oxford; Kendall Elaine McCoy of Olive Branch and Kayla Mallory Perez of Horn Lake were honored on March 22 for being named to the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) All-Mississippi Academic […]

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Dr. Marshall Hollis Endowment established at Northwest

The Dr. Marshall E. Hollis Endowed Scholarship has recently been established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by Dr. Hollis, according to Sybil Canon, associate vice president for Development and Special Projects. The scholarship will benefit second-year pharmacy pathway students who have maintained a 3.0 grade point average. Hollis received two bachelor’s degrees in biology and […]

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Joe Johnson Endowment established at Northwest

The Joe Johnson Endowed Scholarship has been established at Northwest Mississippi Community College by Trudy Hall of Charlottesville, Virginia, and her late husband, retired Colonel Charles R. Johnson, Jr., according to Sybil Canon, associate vice president of Development and Special Projects. The scholarship was established just prior to Col. Johnson’s death in January 2017. Johnson, […]

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Sponsors and participants needed for April 20 “Shoot for the Heart” event

The seventh annual local “Shoot for the Heart” event to benefit the Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing will take place on Thursday, April 20 in Tunica. Northwest is looking for sponsors and participants for this year’s events. The event is sponsored by the Paper Packers Sporting Clays Club, and the Community Foundation of […]

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