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Northwest Nursing Division to offer Informational Sessions

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing will begin offering free Informational Sessions for anyone interested in applying to the Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) program, according to Dr. Denise Bynum, division director. The first two sessions are scheduled for

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2016 Rangerettes hold first meeting

 The 2016 Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangerettes held their first meeting recently. The Rangerettes are front row, (l-r) Victhianalis Rodriguez, captain of Byhalia and Kendall McCoy, captain, of Olive Branch. Middle row, l-r are Katelyn Love of Oxford, Jade Ruth of

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Bluff City Funeral Directors and Morticians Association Endowment established

Bluff City Funeral Directors and Morticians Association has recently established The Bluff City Funeral Directors and Morticians Association Endowment at Northwest Mississippi Community College, according to Sybil Canon, Northwest associate vice president of Development and Special Projects. According to Canon,

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Freeland receives Senatobia Rotary scholarship

The winner of the Senatobia Rotary Scholarship for Northwest Mississippi Community College is Lane Freeland of Senatobia, center. Freeland will be a sophomore at Northwest in the fall. Congratulating Freeland, left to right, is Sybil Canon, associate vice president of

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Ranger Band student leaders hold planning meeting

Pictured:  The 2016-2017 Northwest Mississippi Community College Ranger Band leaders met recently to plan for the upcoming marching season. Seated left to right are Hanna Tanous of Olive Branch, Kendall McCoy of Olive Branch, Vickthianalis Rodriguez of Byhalia, Bethany Starkey

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Foundation receives scholarship donation from Bancorp South

Since 2000, BancorpSouth has provided full-tuition scholarships for students attending Northwest Mississippi Community College. The most recent contribution brings the total to $82,800. Receiving the check for the 2016-17 scholarship award from Walt Parker (right), branch manager of the Senatobia

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Northwest student, instructor honored at Senatobia Rotary

Emalee Edmonds of Senatobia (center), a sophomore studying criminal justice, was named the Senatobia Rotary Club’s May Student of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Congratulating Edwards (left to right) are Whitney Nickels, criminal justice instructor, Kelli Edmonds, mother,

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Northwest nursing students receive scholarships

These Northwest Mississippi Community College nursing students each received a $500 scholarship for their volunteer work at this year’s “Shoot for the Heart” event on April 24 in Tunica. The annual event benefits the Nursing Division and has raised over

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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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Northwest drum major auditions rescheduled

The time for auditioning for 2016 drum major of Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Ranger Marching Band has been rescheduled, according to Justin Robinson, band director. Drum major auditions will now be held on Saturday, May 7 from 2-5 p.m. Guard

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