Press Releases

Northwest names Tim Garrett next Director of Bands

Northwest Mississippi Community College is pleased to announce that the college has welcomed Mr. Tim Garrett as the next Director of Bands. Garrett, a native of Jackson, Mississippi, and a graduate of Forest Hill High School comes to Northwest Mississippi with 21 years of experience leading musical ensembles in schools across Mississippi. 

  • Director of Bands
  • Ranger Band
2022 Commencement Speakers Announced

Northwest Mississippi Community College is proud to announce the speakers for the 2022 commencement ceremonies on May 6th, 2022. The college will hold three ceremonies; for the school of health sciences at 8:00 am, for career technical education graduates at 11:00 am, and for academic transfer graduates at 2:00 pm. 

  • AccelerateMS
  • Baptist DeSoto
  • graduation
Five students earn spots on PTK All-MS Academic Team

Five Northwest Mississippi Community College Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) students have been named to the PTK All-Mississippi Academic Team. The students were recognized at the April Board of Trustees meeting

  • Phi Theta Kappa
College releases Performing Arts Center email signup

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s new Performing Arts Center (PAC) remains on track for completion in the fall of 2022, and the college is now offering the opportunity to sign up for email notifications for its inaugural season of performances in the spring of 2023.

  • PAC
  • Performing Arts Center
Northwest Spring Preview dates announced

Northwest Mississippi Community College has announced 2022 Spring Preview Days to offer potential students a chance to explore the college’s numerous programs and pathways.

  • Recruiting
  • Spring Preview
Northwest to offer summer Phlebotomy courses

Northwest Mississippi Community College has announced that the college will offer two Phlebotomy mini-term summer courses for the convenience of those who wish to enroll.

  • Health Sciences
  • Mini term
  • Phlebotomy
  • Summer Session
Northwest awarded Military Friendly ‘Gold’ status

Northwest Mississippi Community College is proud to announce that the college has once again been awarded Military Friendly designation, this year earning Gold status after achieving Silver status in 2020 and 2021.

  • Military Friendly