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Meridian Tour

Meridian Tour

Dennis Sankovich, executive director of the Mississippi State University Riley Center in Meridian, gave a tour of the historic performing arts and educational center on July 16 to Jay Williams, assistant secretary of commerce for the U.S Economic Development Administration. The EDA provided a portion of the funding for the center's restoration, which has stimulated growth and development in the downtown Meridian area.

Photo by: Lisa Sollie

July 17, 2015