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“Meet the Rangers” set for Aug. 21 at Northwest’s Franklin Field

Northwest Mississippi Community College will start its fall sports season off right with the annual “Meet the Rangers” night on Thursday, Aug. 21 at 7 p.m. The football and men’s and women’s soccer teams, cheerleaders, Ranger Marching Band and Rangerettes

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Northwest students participate in Apex Leadership summit at Ole Miss

Four Northwest Mississippi Community College students participated in the Third Annual Community College Apex Leadership Summit July 20-22 at The University of Mississippi. Students from statewide community colleges participated in leadership training sessions throughout the weekend. Sharkey Luna of Coldwater,

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Northwest fall registration just around the corner

Registration for the fall semester at Northwest Mississippi Community College is just around the corner. Open registration and orientation for day classes for students who have not previously registered will be held on Thursday, Aug. 14 and Friday, Aug. 15

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New Northwest drum majors preparing for fall marching season

Morgan Van Nortwick of Olive Branch and Kacie Crain of Hernando have been named drum majors of the Northwest Mississippi Community College Ranger Band for 2014-2015, according to Justin Robinson, band director. Van Nortwick is a freshman general college major

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Ranger Band Council meets new director

Members of the Northwest Mississippi Community College Band Council met on June 25 to meet new assistant band director Justin Robinson and discuss plans for the upcoming year. Pictured left to right are John Ungurait, Northwest director of bands; Reid

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Making graduation a family affair

Teresa Wilbourn always emphasized the importance of getting a college education to her three children as they were growing up in Sardis. Little did she know she would one day share her own college graduation ceremony with her daughter Treesa.

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Northwest Career -Technical programs shine in state testing

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Career -Technical Education Division recently received its Mississippi Career Planning and Assessment System, Edition 2 (MS-CPAS2) test results from the Mississippi Assessment Center and several of the college’s programs ranked high in the state. The MS-CPAS2

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Still time to register for second summer session at Northwest

There is still time to register for the second summer school session at Northwest Mississippi Community College. Registration is set for Monday, June 30. Open registration for day classes will be held from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. that day. On

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Northwest offers surgical technology program at Oxford Center

Any surgeon would tell you a good surgical technician is critical to executing a good surgery. Offered only at the Oxford Center, the Surgical Technology program prepares students for a career where they can be well paid and make a

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Rangerettes named for 2014-2015 season

The newest members of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s dance team, the Rangerettes, have been named for the 2014 season, according to Aime Anderson, director of Campus Life and Housing and one of the team’s instructors. Tryouts were held on the

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