Born in Lagos, Nigeria, Memeh came to the United States at age 3 along with her family. Trouble at home landed her in a group home for children for a number of years, where she earned a GED and was provided a car. She enrolled at Hinds at 18, but was too lost on too many levels to succeed.
Protecting and serving the public has been a way of life for Matthew McCain for 12 years as a police officer in Flowood. Those ideals won’t change much in a new career he’s starting, thanks to Hinds Community College.
The former high school football player is concentrating on his career goals, not sports, as he takes heavy course loads to finish his credential in Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance program.
Earning a living while feeding a passion on the side worked out just fine for Robert (Donnie) Cain until parts of his world began to change.
Job center to provide access to multiple services for employment seekers
Program to open job center set for 10 a.m. Sept. 19
More than a dozen healthcare programs showcased in semiannual event
Late registration for fall semester ends Friday, Aug. 23
Credentials totaled 672 to 572 students overall
Trainees to hit the water after passing tests