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2008-08-01 09:00:41

By Ida Brown, The Meridian Star, Miss. Aug. 1--A RING MASTER, Clowns, Music -- plus lots and lots of tiny bubbles -- set the stage for Thursday's announcement of Meridian Community College's 2008-2009 Arts & Letters Series season.

2008-07-30 09:00:42

By Ida Brown, The Meridian Star, Miss. Jul. 30--Browsing on the Internet is as common as talking on the telephone for most young people these days. However, not all have access to a computer.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.