Daily Tidbit for Tuesday: Celebrating birthdays today are John Stoltman, Claire Drew, Hillari Brenza, Jaime Newton, Jonathan Martin, and Lala Craig…Happy birthday, Lala, Jonathan, Jaime, Hillari, Claire, and John!
The Civil War Sesquicentennial Lecture Series begins tonight at the Coahoma County Higher Education Center at 5:30 with Dr. Susan O’Donovan from the University of Memphis. The series is sponsored by the Mississippi Humanities Council and is free and open to the public. Each lecture in the series will focus on different aspects of the war. HCCI Director Jen Waller continues to bring a wide range of superb events to the Cutrer Mansion, and this is a great opportunity for people in the community to learn from some of the most renown Civil War scholars in the country. Click here for more details. Also coming up at the Higher Ed Center is the grand opening of the HCCI Fitness Center…the public is invited to an open house next week, Tuesday, Oct. 7nd from 4:00-6:00, and HCCI will sponsor a kickoff event at the hospital the following Saturday. Contact Leslie Johnson at 662-645-7721 or email@example.com for more information.
It’s Homecoming Week at Coahoma Community College…the Tigers will take on Itawamba Saturday, and the week’s activities continue tonight with a talent show featuring CCC students, faculty, and staff. Things kick off at 7:00 p. m. in the Marion Reid Gym and you can expect a broad range of talents to be on display. Click here for a complete rundown of the rest of the week’s events, and get out and support the Tigers Saturday!
The “Healthy, Wealthy, Wise, and Money-Smart” classes continue tonight at the CCC Workforce Development Center from 5:30-8:00. Sponsored by the Mississippi Community Financial Access Coalition, the classes are free and open to the public, and are designed to provide guidance about personal finances.