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MGCCC offers scholarships to over 1,200 local seniors

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College has offered scholarship funds to 1,268 students in the college’s four-county district.  These annual scholarships range from academic scholarships to performance-based scholarships. “This time of year is always exciting for our recruitment team
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MGCCC’s releases names of its 2015 graduates

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College held its 2015 Commencement Ceremony on May 14 at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum, awarding 3,572 credentials and degrees to 2,245 students. The number of credentials and degrees awarded marks a 15 percent increase over last year’s number of
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MGCCC Adopts FY2016 Budget

The Board of Trustees of Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, an institution recognized nationally for its excellence in education, adopted the college’s FY 2015-2016 Educational and General (E&G), Capital Outlay, and Auxiliary budgets during its regular meeting on May 27, 20
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“Apply Within”

Transitions Academy hosts information luncheon to spread the word The Transitions Academy at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s West Harrison County Center hosted a luncheon for community members and representatives of various service agencies on April 10.  The purpose of the
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MGCCC student designs Chamber of Commerce logo

A Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College student designed the new logo for the George County Chamber of Commerce.  The logo can be seen on the sign in front of the chamber building on Beaver Dam Road in Lucedale. Chamber President Cheryl Balius, who is also assistant dean at MGCCC’s
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DUI Crash Enactment creates haunting scene on Perkinston Campus

Blue lights racing to the scene of a terrible crash are punctuated by the sounds of a fire engine’s sirens. More first responders –sheriff’s deputies, police officers, fire rescue, ambulances and a Life Flight helicopter– all arrive on the scene at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community Col
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George Regional Hospital Auxiliary awards scholarships to two MGCCC students

The George Regional Hospital Auxiliary awarded nursing scholarships to two Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Level Two nursing students during a recognition ceremony on April 14 at First Methodist Church in Lucedale. Kierston Goss and Jenny Higgins, both from George County, are
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