Latest Meridian Community College Stories

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. "I know we say this every year, but this is our best season yet," said Leia Hill, MCC Foundation Program coordinator. Music, magic and more are on tap for the series, which is known for spectacular line-ups, programs suitable for the entire family and...

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. "I use the Internet a lot to do research for school," said Deidre Fears, a recent Meridian High School graduate who will begin studies in neonatal nursing at Meridian Community College this fall. Unfortunately, Fears does not have a computer at home. However, thanks to a recent $25,000 donation to...

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