Meridian Star


April 9, 2014

School News: Wednesday, April 9, 2014

MERIDIAN —     Editor's note: School news is a schedule of upcoming events, programs and other activities on area school and college campuses.

    Information for School News should be submitted to The Meridian Star by 5 p.m. on the Monday before publication. Information may be mailed to P.O. Box 1591, Meridian, MS 39301; faxed to (601) 485-1275; or e-mailed to (photos should be in JPEG format).


    Here's a look at upcoming programs and events at area public, private and faith-based schools:


    • Magnolia Middle School Beauty and Beau Pageant, 6 p.m.



    • Poplar Springs Elementary Math, Language Arts and Science Olympics for fifth grade, from 8:30 a.m.-noon

April 16

    • Poplar Springs Elementary Math and Language Arts Olympics for fourth grade, from 8:30 a.m.-noon

     Here's a look at upcoming programs and events at Meridian Community College. For more information, call (601) 482-7445, unless otherwise noted:



    • MCC Job Fair, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Tommy E. Dulaney Center.



    • Literary Review and Poetry Month Celebration, 2 p.m., Casteel Gallery, Todd Library. FMI: (601) 484-8806.

     • Continuing Education: Indian Food Made Easy Cooking Class, 6 p.m., MCC Culinary Arts Building.



    • Workforce Development IV Therapy Re-Certification for Licensed Practical Nurses, from 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Workforce Development.

     • ACT Testing, 8 a.m., Ivy Hall. FMI: (601) 484-8652.


April 14-May 12

    • Call Center Customer Service Night Class, from 5 p.m.-8 p.m., Workforce Development Center.


April 15-24

    • Continuing Education: Microsoft Outlook, from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., Webb Hall.


April 16

    • Spring Fest, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., MCC quad area.


    Here's a look at upcoming programs and events at other colleges and universities:

April 24

    • Auditions for the East Central Community College Concert Choir and Ac’cents show choir, 1 p.m., Vickers Fine Arts Center on the Decatur campus.

    For more information contact Blaylock at (601)635-6225 or email

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