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DeSoto Center Practical Nursing students teach children about poison control

The Desoto Center’s Practical Nursing students volunteered to teach the students at Walls Head Start program about poison control. They developed audio and visual interactive activities for the children to learn how poisonous substances can affect the human bodies when

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First Northwest music business/industry student to graduate May 15

When Tyler Dunavent of Pope came to Northwest Mississippi Community College, he probably never thought he would end up being the first graduate in one of the college’s new programs. Dunavent will graduate on May 15 as the first person

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Sophomore Nursing students recognized for service during Shoot for the Heart

 Northwest Mississippi Community College sophomore Nursing students Brittany Burchfield Camp of Oxford, Chelsea Moyer of Olive Branch and Hunter Luna of Coldwater each received a $500 scholarship from Tom Pittman, CEO/president of the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi, for volunteer efforts during

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Abel named Senatobia Rotary Student of the Month

Dora Abel, center, a sophomore from Gore Springs, was named the Senatobia Rotary Club’s May Student of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Congratulating Abel, left to right, are James Baker, history instructor and Scott Crockett, Rotary club president.

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Northwest Les Fauves Spring Art Sale changed to May 8

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Les Fauves Art Club will hold its annual spring art sale on Friday, May 8 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Art Gallery on the Senatobia campus. The sale, which helps raise money

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Northwest president receives first yearbook

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Gary Lee Spears, left, receives the first copy of the 2015 Northwest Rocketeer from Carroll Gunn Huebner, Northwest journalism instructor and yearbook adviser, right, and Mary Adam, center, Rocketeer editor from Senatobia. The theme

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Northwest Entertainers to present concert May 7

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Division of Fine Arts will present the Entertainers in their spring concert, “Sing Me to Heaven” on Thursday, May 7 at 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Auditorium on the Senatobia campus. Pieces will include “Sing

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Northwest Winds present patriotic concert April 30

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Symphonic Winds and Wind Ensemble will present their patriotic-themed concert, “The Banner Project” on Thursday, April 30 at 7 p.m. at the Fine Arts Auditorium on the Senatobia campus. The concert is in tribute to

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Northwest nursing students shine at state convention

Twenty-seven nursing students and five nursing faculty 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

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Northwest Nursing Division helps kick off Autism Awareness Month

The Northwest Mississippi Community College Division of Nursing recently helped kick off Autism Awareness Month. The division held a “blue out” day, provided blue ribbons for Northwest divisions wishing to participate and helped with the Hernando High Interact Club’s kick off

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