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Northwest alumnus receives Taylor Medal

“He makes teaching worthwhile.  His intelligence, discipline, and enthusiasm all combine into the kind of student every teacher dreams of having in the classroom,” said Jennifer Boyd Hale, a mathematics instructor at Northwest Mississippi Community College, describing Northwest alumnus Logan

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PTK students honored at Northwest Board of Trustees meeting

Pictured: Northwest Mississippi Community College President Dr. Gary Lee Spears, center, recognized students who were honored on March 5 by the Mississippi Legislature for being named to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Mississippi Academic Team. Pictured left to right are: Carroll Huebner,

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Sen. Steve Hale to speak at Northwest graduation ceremonies

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, has announced that State Senator Steve Hale of Senatobia will serve as keynote speaker for the college’s three graduation ceremonies on Friday, May 16 at the Howard Coliseum on the Senatobia

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Northwest nursing students shine at state convention

Thirty-one nursing students from Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Student Nurses Association (SNA) brought home several awards and recognitions from the annual Mississippi Organization for Associate Degree Nursing Student Association (MOSA) conference held at the Vicksburg Convention Center in Vicksburg on

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Christy named Rotary Student of the Month

  Pictured: The Northwest Mississippi Community College Senatobia Rotary Student of the Month for April is Megan Christy of Ashland, center. Christy is a sophomore biology major. Congratulating Christy is Michael McPherson, Northwest physics instructor, left, and Scott Crockett, Senatobia

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Northwest cheerleader tryouts scheduled May 9-10

     Tryouts for the 2014-2015 Northwest Mississippi Community College cheerleading squad are scheduled for May 9-10, according to Liesl Mote, cheer sponsor. Tryouts are open to male and female cheerleaders. Co-ed stunt group and all-girl stunt group positions are available.

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Senatobia High School principal speaks to Northwest education students

The Northwest Education Association held their second meeting of the semester on March 19 in the McLendon Center. Guest speaker Bradley Roberson, the new principal at Senatobia High School, spoke to the education students at Northwest. Roberson graduated from Ole

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Children’s play will continue its run at Northwest April 4-6

If you missed the first run of Paul Sills’ “Story Theatre,” performed by the Theatre Department at Northwest Mississippi Community College, there’s still a chance to see it this weekend. Performances for the play are Friday, April 4 at 7

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Northwest journalism students get statewide recognition

Story by Maggie Cates and Terrell Wooten, Northwest journalism students The Northwest Mississippi Community College Ranger Rocket newspaper staff brought home 13 awards, three of which were first place, from the Better Newspaper Contest in Jackson on March 27. The

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Blakeney named Most Beautiful at Northwest Beauty Review

Northwest Mississippi Community College freshman pre-nursing major Kerrie Leigh Blakeney of Oxford was named Most Beautiful at the Northwest Beauty Review on March 20. The event was held in Howard Coliseum on the Senatobia campus. Thirty-two young women competed in

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